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Time for unified farm voice

Dear Editor:I was honoured to participate in the Young Farmers Forum Hearings in Lanigan on April 28, 2010.
Editorial Cartoon

Editorial Cartoon

Strange contest for amusement park

Strange contest for amusement park

In March, juries in Smith County and Matagorda County sentenced Henry Wooten and Melvin Johnson III to 35 years and 60 years in prison, respectively, for possessing small amounts of drugs (but enough under Texas law to allow jurors to infer an intent
Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day

Mothers and grandmothers are at times so busy taking care of others that some aspects of their own health care may be left off the "to do" list.

Yorkton going gridiron green

In Saskatchewan professional sports means Roughrider football.
Salmon farming may be a good idea after all

Salmon farming may be a good idea after all

It would be a shame if we could never eat salmon again. On the Pacific Coast, salmon has been an important food source and a cultural icon throughout history. Salmon is a healthy, delicious, and versatile source of nutrition.
Sewing for the domestic runway

Sewing for the domestic runway

As I read television show reviews from an American online magazine, I realize my decision to go with the basic cable package cut me out of the loop. Mostly I don't mind, because real life is a better payoff in the long run.
Government should follow rules

Government should follow rules

I was looking at local newspapers from across the province on Monday and came across a story about a Saskatchewan resort near Watrous that has had a pool closure because of water filtration standards.
Mark your calendars for annual bulb sale

Mark your calendars for annual bulb sale

Sometimes it pays to be a pack rat! When I was sorting through some clippings the other day, I found a fascinating little color wheel, listing about 42 various flowering plants, plus their size, when they bloom, and their colors.
Game mimics football

Game mimics football

The Canadian Football League season is still a couple of months from starting, but in Saskatchewan we always seem to be thinking football since the Roughriders are the only professional sports franchise in the province.