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Yorkton This Week

Conquering the grocery store

Conquering the grocery store

Studying how consumers shop has become a science.

District Risk Management Sessions

Parkland Valley Sport, Culture & Recreation District Risk Management Sessions for Board of Directors Sat., May 8, 10:30 - 12 noon, Gallagher Centre, Yorkton; Sat., May 8, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m., Community Works, Melville. Cost: free.
Chess tournament

Chess tournament

Christ the Teacher School Division held its first divisional chess tournament last week. St. Paul's, St. Michael's and St. Henry's in Melville participated in the tournament, organized by Charlotte Lovequist and Ardis Wayman.

Helping earth

1) Smart Shopping "Buy what you need, not what you want" Consider renting and borrowing things that areseldom needed Buy used items from garage sales and second-hand stores 2) Simple Savers Replace incandescent light bulbs with compactfluorescent bul

Artists weekend

The Organization of Saskatchewan Arts Council, along with The Yorkton, Melville, & Esterhazy Arts Councils and The Godfrey Dean Art Gallery, invites all Parkland artists to the second annual artists development and adjudication weekend, June 4 to 6,

Parkinson's Disease Support Group meeting

Parkinson's Disease Support Group meeting Wed., Apr. 28 @ 2 p.m. @ the Yorkton & District Nursing Home. All Parkinson's patients & interested persons welcome. For further info contact Marj. @ 783-7519.
The wonder of Greece; a student's perspective

The wonder of Greece; a student's perspective

As the plane took off for the last time and after being awake for 35 hours, we were on the last leg of our journey. We were going home. It was one roller coaster of a trip as we visited many places and saw many important and iconic pieces of history.

Found body identified in Yorkton

A body found at a local business in Yorkton on Friday, April 9th has been identified by the municipal RCMP as Kevin Demontigny. The sudden death of Demontigny, 21 years old, was discovered by employees of an unnamed business at around 10:45 a.m.
Searching for bone marrow donors

Searching for bone marrow donors

On Saturday, April 17 Yorkton held a OneMatch Stem Cell and Bone Marrow Drive in Honor of Luke Boechler. The event was held in support of the Yorkton Terriers and ran all day at the Gallagher Centre Lobby.

Province funding wind energy demos

The Government of Saskatchewan is providing Go Green funding for a multi-year agreement with the Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) to develop and demonstrate new wind energy storage technology.