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Multi-sport athlete at SHHS shines on the weekend

Multi-sport athlete at SHHS shines on the weekend

We've all heard of multi-sport athletes, but rarely has one been so dominant in several sports on the same weekend. Last weekend, Sacred Heart High School's Preston Liebrecht was an impact player on both the soccer and football teams.
Haunted House still needs volunteers

Haunted House still needs volunteers

"I actually prefer Halloween over Christmas," says Blake De Jong as he gets his haunted house ready for the weekend. The 20-year-old has been part of haunted house projects in the past, but this is his first time taking charge.
Christmas bird count data important

Christmas bird count data important

Each year people across Canada go out over the Christmas season to partake in the annual Christmas bird count.
Entire CFL starting to get interesting as Hamilton beats Als

Entire CFL starting to get interesting as Hamilton beats Als

A little more than one year ago the CFL standings were like night and day, going by both decisions. The east was tight as Montreal led the division but not by much. Toronto, Hamilton and Winnipeg were not all that far behind.

YRHS student wins in S'toon

Yorkton Regional High School student Avery Westberg has added another gold medal after winning first place at the Age Class Provincials held over the weekend in Saskatoon, said her YRHS coach Mike Haczkewicz.
Predators could be a whole lot worse

Predators could be a whole lot worse

Predators (DVD/Blu-Ray) -- Dir. Nimród Antal. Starring Adrien Brody, Alice Braga, Topher Grace. Pernicious persons are pursued by perfect preternatural predators on perilous planet. Prognosis: poor.

Halloween safety tips for everyone

See and be seen - that's the key message CAA Saskatchewan offers drivers, children and parents to help ensure a safe Halloween. "Motorists and children need to watch out for each other on Halloween night.
Community supports playground

Community supports playground

Children who attend the Community Connections Inc early learning and child care centre have a large new playground, and lots of new equipment to play with thanks to community support.

Editorial - Tax reform costs must be considered too

The idea of tax reform is always one which attracts attention from the public.
New recycling bins arrive

New recycling bins arrive

To mark Waste Reduction Week last Tuesday, members of the Yorkton Branch of the Saskatchewan Abilities Council and dignitaries announced changes to the city's recycling program.