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More study is required before shutting the door to glyphosate

More study is required before shutting the door to glyphosate

A recent report from the International Agency for Research on Cancer, (IARC), an arm of the World Health Organization, has sent a veritable shockwave through the agricultural community, and has consumers again questioning possible food safety.

Letter: Decision on where to build a new power plant reached in a fair manner?

The editor: According to my usually reliable sources, there has been a very spirited debate within the Saskatchewan Party regarding the location of a 350 megawatt power plant, scheduled to be built near either Swift Current or Lanigan.
Flag raised at Canada Day celebration in Rama

Flag raised at Canada Day celebration in Rama

It has become an annual event for the Rama Senior Citizens to host the Canada Day Celebration on July 1, which this year highlighted the 50th anniversary of the Canadian flag.
Invermay Graduation 2015 held on June 26

Invermay Graduation 2015 held on June 26

Farmer’s Filthy 5 raises more than $15,000 for the Saskatchewan children’s hospital initiative

Farmer’s Filthy 5 raises more than $15,000 for the Saskatchewan children’s hospital initiative

There are still a few people who will ask: “What is the Farmer’s Filthy 5” – an event which was held on June 6 at Stenen. The answer makes them proud to be from this part of the province.
FREMMERLID, Diane

FREMMERLID, Diane

FREMMERLID: Diane October 13, 1955 - June 24, 2015. Diane passed away suddenly on Wednesday, June 24th. She has left behind a loving family with many wonderful memories. Diane was born in Preeceville, Saskatchewan.
Sturgis Kindergarten students honoured at graduation ceremony

Sturgis Kindergarten students honoured at graduation ceremony

Ten Sturgis Kindergarten students celebrated a milestone with a graduation ceremony on June 18.
IGNATIUK, Tinia

IGNATIUK, Tinia

IGNATIUK: Tinia Ignatiuk, 82 of Yorkton formerly of Preeceville, passed away on June 12 in Aspen Bluffs Villa, Yorkton. Funeral service was held at Preeceville Trinity United Church on June 22 with Reverend Miles Russell of officiating.
Arson said cause of Pelly museum’s destruction

Arson said cause of Pelly museum’s destruction

Arson is believed to have been responsible for the fi re which destroyed the Fort Pelly-Livingstone Museum. At 3:13 p.m. on June 13, the Kamsack RCMP were called to a fire at the museum, said a release from the Kamsack RCMP.
Sturgis students’ accomplishments celebrated at awards day

Sturgis students’ accomplishments celebrated at awards day

Numerous students at the Sturgis Composite High School received awards on June 19 to celebrate their accomplishments throughout the school year.