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Lyle Bear to stand trial on child abuse, neglect charges

Lyle Bear to stand trial on child abuse, neglect charges

Lyle Bear is charged with failing to provide the necessities of life, criminal negligence causing bodily harm, aggravated assault, two counts of assault, two counts of uttering threats, and two counts of assault with a weapon.
Lloydminster drug market takes hit after major meth, fentanyl seizure

Lloydminster drug market takes hit after major meth, fentanyl seizure

Nearly four kilograms of meth was seized along with more than 500 grams of fentanyl powder. Project Radar began in June 2021 in Red Deer and expanded as the group demonstrated ties to the Lloydminster drug market.
Wilkie Swimming Pool project receives substantial grant

Wilkie Swimming Pool project receives substantial grant

It was an exciting announcement for the community when it was announced a substantial grant will kickstart the progress for a new swimming pool in Wilkie.
Breaking Bread together in reconciliation in Porcupine Plain

Breaking Bread together in reconciliation in Porcupine Plain

Métis Nation-Saskatchewan Eastern Region II is holding an event in Porcupine Plain that will focus on reconciliation and share Métis, Norwegian, Filipino and Ukrainian cultures.
A single vehicle collision in Unity still being investigated

A single vehicle collision in Unity still being investigated

Unity RCMP received a complaint of harassing communications however there was insufficient evidence to proceed.
Unity RCMP receive two fraud complaints

Unity RCMP receive two fraud complaints

Two weeks of policing reports by Unity RCMP Detachment cover the weeks of Jan. 10-16 and Jan. 17-23
P.A. Catholic division graduation rates above provincial average

P.A. Catholic division graduation rates above provincial average

Education director Lorel Trumier said the graduation numbers were one of the annual report’s many highlights.
SaskTel bringing 5G to the Battlefords by summer 2023

SaskTel bringing 5G to the Battlefords by summer 2023

Powered by Samsung, SaskTel’s 5G network can reach speeds of up to 1.2 Gigabits per second (Gbps)              
Unity & District Heritage Museum gearing up for another Family Day celebration

Unity & District Heritage Museum gearing up for another Family Day celebration

An unexpected expense arose for Unity's museum committee when a blower motor on the office fan needed replacing.
Possible challenging budget on the horizon for Sask Rivers

Possible challenging budget on the horizon for Sask Rivers

“There’s an inflationary pressure that everybody else is seeing across the country, so we've got to manage that,” said director of education Robert Bratvold.
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