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Summer reading planned

Summer reading planned

Parkland Regional Library Annual meeting on May 1st saw the RM #213 Pam Hall (on Parkland board as well) and Sandra Kerr from Town of Saltcoats, representatives who were very pleased that there will be no cutting of library hours.
Young volleyball squad continues to develop

Young volleyball squad continues to develop

Saskatoon was the host to this year's U14 Western Volleyball Championships where the hometown McSweeney's Selects team captured a bronze medal in Division Two, Tier Three.
Locals attend baby shower

Locals attend baby shower

At the Last Whist Drive the winners were on the ladies side 1st high David Korb, 2nd Elsie Baumung, Low Mary Sobkow and Mildred Danylko took the travelling prize.
Was blitz using RCMP resources well?

Was blitz using RCMP resources well?

There was a city traffic blitz conducted by RCMP last week. Depending on who you talk to there were between four and ten police cars stopping traffic on Broadway Street, near the Parker Quine building.

SHHS badminton

Provincial competition in any sport always proves to be a big challenge and in the case of the Sacred Heart High School senior badminton team, it was no different, says head coach Jim Grela.

TV guide

Yorkton This Week is offering a Sports TV Listing featuring dates and times for a wide variety of sport.
What about that dead robin?

What about that dead robin?

Mothers do many things. Grandmothers, too. One of the hardest is explaining death to those who have barely begun to live. "Nana, wanna come and see a dead robin?" Benjamin asked."Sure, I'll come." "Wobbin can't fwy," said Dinah Jane.

Kids of Steel duathlon set for Saturday at the Gallagher Centre

The 2nd Annual LDM Foods Kids of Steel triathlon is coming to Yorkton on May 16. The event will combine swimming and running portions and participants have been training for it on Saturday mornings leading up to it.

Mining industry workshop for growing market

SEER (Saskatchewan East Enterprise Region) will be hosting a workshop on Thursday, May 20th for manufacturers and individuals in the mining supply chain. The workshop is a hands-on, one-day opportunity to better understand the supply chain process.
Wellness Clinic held

Wellness Clinic held

Wellness nurse Susan Petracek of Esterhazy was in attendance at Dubuc's Wellness Clinic held April 14 in the Friendship Club Hut monitoring the wellness needs for the seniors.