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Prairieland Motor Sports completes jet engine race car

Prairieland Motor Sports completes jet engine race car

It's done. Kevin Therres' new race car is complete. "The project is done and I'm ecstatic. It looks really good," Therres told the Journal last week. "I can hardly wait to get out on the track.
Hedwig Suchan

Hedwig Suchan

Mrs. Hedwig "Hattie" (nee Gusikoski) Suchan, age 94 years of St. Mary's Villa, Humboldt passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2011 at Humboldt District Hospital.

Habitat for Humanity could build in Humboldt

There appears to be a keen interest in getting a handle on the affordable housing situation in Humboldt.
Tricky extrication after car hits power pole

Tricky extrication after car hits power pole

A crash near Pilger put the extrication skills of local emergency crews to the test last week. At about 9:30 p.m. on April 14, a driver on Hwy.
Humboldt's downtown exploring forming BID

Humboldt's downtown exploring forming BID

Humboldt's downtown core and how to draw shoppers to it was the focus of a meeting which attracted over 40 people last week. On April 12, representatives of a variety of Humboldt businesses located along Hwy.
Major parts of hospital move go smoothly

Major parts of hospital move go smoothly

As smooth as a hospital bedsheet. That's how the move into the new Humboldt District Health Complex has gone so far. Though things are still busy within the new building, staff are settling in, and a few firsts have already been recorded.
Axemen thrill ride ends with silver medal

Axemen thrill ride ends with silver medal

The Bruno Axemen just missed becoming national champions by the length of a horsehair, but they have more than earned an unofficial title as the Cardiac Kids of the Canadian broomball circuit.

Habitat for Humanity partnership could aid Humboldt housing crunch

As with just about everywhere else in Saskatchewan, Humboldt is feeling the housing crunch. Boom times in this province have led to astronomical housing prices and sky-high rents, leaving many struggling to find affordable accommodations.
Waiting on water

Waiting on water

Local farmer keeping a close eye on spring runoff
Three Lakes School raising money for new gym floor

Three Lakes School raising money for new gym floor

Students at Three Lakes School in Middle Lake showed off their talents last week to to raise money for a new gym floor. A fund-raising supper followed by a talent show was held at the school on April 13.