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Weyburn police look into frauds, thefts and accidents

Weyburn police look into frauds, thefts and accidents

During the past week, August 15-21, the Weyburn Police Service received 146 calls for service including thefts, threats, impaired driving and accidents. Many mail scams have been reported using money orders.
Fish Out of Water

Fish Out of Water

Dealing with the aftermath of the flood of 2011 not only entails the human element, but also a wildlife component.
Ukrainian delegates try golfing

Ukrainian delegates try golfing

Dona Rudachyk, far left, Volodymyr Proskurnin and Coun. Bill Rudachyk watch as delegate Oleksandr Svitlychnyi tries teeing off at the driving range at the Weyburn Golf Course on Monday evening.
Saturday was variety night for Estevan police

Saturday was variety night for Estevan police

A couple of minor drug busts, a few hit-and-run incidents, some vandalism issues and disturbances were all part of a week's worth of work for members of the Estevan Police Service (EPS). The activity began Aug.

Health Sciences members ratify new contract

Members of the Health Sciences Association of Saskatchewan have voted 87% in favour of the new contract agreement reached last month with health care employers, Health Sciences President Cathy Dickson announced.

Province announces eight-year housing roadmap

Saskatchewan released A Strong Foundation - The Housing Strategy for Saskatchewan 2011-12 and the 2011-12 Provincial Action Plan for housing on Aug 8.

New water expected to be hooked up by the end of the August

Town council met at their regular meeting on August 3. Mr. Tourrand, president of the Carlyle Golf Course board, was on hand to make a presentation to council.
Weekly RCMP report

Weekly RCMP report

There were 40 calls in the period from August 5-11. This report is compiled in the order in which the calls appear in police records. A complaint was received from the area regarding an individual shouting outside a residence.
Moose Mountain Marathon a success

Moose Mountain Marathon a success

It was the perfect setting. With not a cloud in the sky and not a trace of wind, runners took their mark at 7 a.m. to take part in the third annual Moose Mountain Marathon.
Auction for car and music lovers

Auction for car and music lovers

Prized pieces will go to the highest bidder, as a collection that would make the most avid collectors swoon is headed for auction. Dean Chow, a local dentist, is a self-described "hoarder.