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Civic byelection to be held in Rockglen on November 17

Civic byelection to be held in Rockglen on November 17

Council set the date for a byelection to fill the vacant council position at the June 9, 2021 meeting. That date was set for November 17, 2021.
Automated COVID-19 test results available in Saskatchewan

Automated COVID-19 test results available in Saskatchewan

Positive COVID-19 text and voice message notifications will be followed up with a phone call from public health or a community health nurse within 24 to 48 hours
New, modern and trendy hair salon opened in Assiniboia

New, modern and trendy hair salon opened in Assiniboia

While Vybe Hair Salon might appeal to the younger crowd, they have regular customers from every demographic, and they are more than willing to serve any age bracket or style.
Arts Council to mark 40th year with many exhibitions showcased

Arts Council to mark 40th year with many exhibitions showcased

Culture Days is this month, and later this fall, and the Assiniboia Arts Council will be hosting a concert for the community at the Prince of Wales (COVID-protocol followed). Residents can mark Thursday, November 4 on their calendars.
40 Years of  Terry Fox Runs to be celebrated

40 Years of Terry Fox Runs to be celebrated

Every Canadian can still donate to fund cancer research. This year is the 40th anniversary of the Terry Fox Run, and the slogan is “One Day, Your Way.”
Driving Sober 101 – Make a plan, before you’re impaired

Driving Sober 101 – Make a plan, before you’re impaired

Higher education shouldn’t equal driving high
Meet the Candidates: Alex McPhee for Cypress-Hills Grasslands

Meet the Candidates: Alex McPhee for Cypress-Hills Grasslands

"Life on the prairies is harsh and unpredictable, and building true rural sustainability is difficult. But without hope and action, we have nothing." - Alex McPhee
Meet the Candidates: Mark Skagen for Cypress-Hills Grasslands

Meet the Candidates: Mark Skagen for Cypress-Hills Grasslands

A life time of experience, and a life time of growth has helped form Mark Skagen's political stance
NPD candidate for Cypress-Hills Grasslands excited to learn more about rich history of the party

NPD candidate for Cypress-Hills Grasslands excited to learn more about rich history of the party

McPhee noted that it is especially important that people recognize how different it can be for candidates in rural ridings to collect their signatures. He enjoys the fact that a little more time can be spend getting to know the person at the door, and learning about their voting history too.
Maverick Party candidate for Cypress-Hills Grasslands aims to be a voice for West

Maverick Party candidate for Cypress-Hills Grasslands aims to be a voice for West

“It should be up to people in Western Canada who should decide how to use the fruit of our labour, instead of the people in Central Canada who seem to take advantage of our resources right now.” - Mark Skagen