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Pumpkin pageantry season

The time for mutant-sized pumpkins and seed-spitting contests has arrived once again with the annual Pilger Pumpkin Festival to be held on September 28.
Select few practice their art

Select few practice their art

This week the Battlefords Art Club meeting was attended by a very select few. But we managed to enjoy ourselves with laughter and lot sof creative sharing as well as helpful exchanges of various kinds.
Acrobats, strongmen and human cannonballs entertain the crowd

Acrobats, strongmen and human cannonballs entertain the crowd

The circus came to town this past weekend and while there weren't any tigers, lions or bears there was still a lot to see and do. On the afternoon of Aug.

Bring back the music

Dear Editor For many years I was excited and couldn't wait to go to our local parade. During these times there was always at least one band marching and playing - our North Battleford City Kinsmen Band for one and the pipe band.
Driving Miss Daisy

Driving Miss Daisy

It was in Calgary, Alta. where Keith Lee uncovered a little sliver of Humboldt's history. Carefully chipping away at the thick, worn- out paint on a 1958 Volkswagen single cab, he saw it. The words "Humboldt Co-op" were staring him in the face.

Explore art in the picturesque countryside

What better way to spend a summer day or weekend than to head out on a picturesque country drive down winding roads, past lush forests, glimmering lakes, refreshing coulees, imposing canyons and rolling parkland for the 10th Annual Northern Horizons

SaskCulture wants to know why you 'heart' Saskatchewan

Is it saskatoon berries? Campfires at night? Long, stretching roads through yellow rapeseed fields, where sky meets land? Cold winters spent at Broncos home games, Tim Hortons coffee in hand? Getting caught behind a slow-moving combine on the highway
Museum displays local artist's work

Museum displays local artist's work

Zyg Kondzielewski was never interested in painting or photography until he took an art class in Bruno nearly 50 years ago. A doctor by trade, Kondzielewski said he "caught the bug" all those years ago and hasn't put down a paintbrush or camera since.
Great music, variety of food and delicious desserts

Great music, variety of food and delicious desserts

Maymont potluck and jam session June 22 - what an enjoyable night. Over 75 people attended and some danced. The music was great. We had over 15 musicians and I can't name them all because I don't want to miss any. Rose from Borden entertained us.
Saskatchewan receives international culture award

Saskatchewan receives international culture award

Humboldt may not have an international reputation for culture on par with Paris or Rome, but it is part of an increasingly multicultural province.