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City pathway system expansion receiving more attention

City pathway system expansion receiving more attention

The master plan is coming together, base mapping has been completed and last Wednesday evening was a good time to receive more public input regarding the development of pedestrian/cyclist pathways in Estevan.
Going canoeing on a warm fall day

Going canoeing on a warm fall day

Matthea Mlynarski, Emily Bedore and Cody Cooke push off from shore as they head out in a canoe on Nickle Lake Regional Park on Saturday afternoon, as part of a weekend campout activity with the Fifth Weyburn Scouts.
Local pays visit to 'The Crooked Bush'

Local pays visit to 'The Crooked Bush'

Weyburn resident Albert Forrester is shown during a visit with family members to "The Crooked Bush", which was nominated as one of "Seven Wonders of Saskatchewan".
Impaired driving and possession charges dominate police activities

Impaired driving and possession charges dominate police activities

On Tuesday, Sept. 21, members of the Estevan Police Service (EPS) were called to the Estevan Comprehensive School in response to a report of a young person being in possession of a controlled substance. The matter remains under investigation.
City loses former mayor, businessman and civic booster

City loses former mayor, businessman and civic booster

Former businessman and mayor of Estevan Gregg Trout died suddenly last Saturday in Regina at the age of 91.
From local farm boy to head vet of Sask. Ag

From local farm boy to head vet of Sask. Ag

A "whim" and an interest in biological science led Greg Douglas into the profession as veterinarian, and an interest in public policy further led him to his current position, as head veterinarian for Saskatchewan.

Family fun and exhibits at Minton Fall Fair on Oct. 2

The 23rd annual Minton-Gladmar Family Fall Fair will be taking place on Saturday, Oct. 2 in Minton. The fair will kick off at 8 a.m. with a breakfast at the Bordertown Saloon and will continue throughout the day, ending with a family dance at 8 p.m.

Producers seek extension to crop insurance deadline

Producers in the Weyburn area hoping to apply to the Excess Moisture Program or AgriStability have until Thursday, Sept. 30, to submit their forms.

13th Ave. rail crossing closed Today

Estevan motorists will be forced to make a detour Today as CP Rail has announced it will be repairing the 13th Avenue rail crossing.Crews are expected to begin work on repairing the crossing and asphalt in the area at 5:30 a.m.

Thousands come out for annual Homespun

The annual Homespun Craft Show and Sale was held for its 24th time recently, bringing thousands out to take part in the wide variety of activities the event entails.