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Town Council meeting

The regular meeting began with a presentation from Edie Spagrud from Enterprise Saskatchewan.
Gordon F. Kells High School Cougar Corner

Gordon F. Kells High School Cougar Corner

The Class of 2011 held their graduation ceremonies on the weekend. The Grads would like to thank all of the people who attended and all the people who were involved in making their day special. The staff and students of G.F.

Friday flood update

No change in outflows today
Weyburn in recovery mode after declaring state of emergency

Weyburn in recovery mode after declaring state of emergency

Mayor Debra Button is claiming that Weyburn is now in "recovery mode" as flood waters have begun to recede since the City declared a state of emergency last weekend.

Local U of R graduates

A number of Weyburn and area students celebrated their convocation from the University of Regina (U of R) on June 8 to 10.
Wall pledges provincial support

Wall pledges provincial support

Premier Brad Wall says the full might of the provincial government is behind Estevan and southeast Saskatchewan as it deals with the flood of 2011 and the inevitable cleanup.

Salvation Army to handle donation collection

The City of Estevan has announced that the Salvation Army will be accepting donations on behalf of evacuees affected by recent flooding in our area.
Buck A Rama takes over Bear Claw Casino and Hotel once again

Buck A Rama takes over Bear Claw Casino and Hotel once again

Yee-haw!! With the stands packed with people to take in the annual Bear Claw Casino and Hotel Buck A Rama on June 15 and 16, the competitors were prepared for what resulted in an energy-driven performance.

Early payments of $3,000 for PDAP claimants

The Provincial Disaster Assistance Program (PDAP) is reminding 2011 flooding victims about the early payments of $3,000 available to individuals applying for financial assistance for property damage from severe flooding.
Boogie Fest sure to be a blast

Boogie Fest sure to be a blast

Carlyle's annual motorcycle celebration, Boogie Fest, will take over Carlyle on June 24 and 25 with people coming from near and far to take in a weekend of motorcycles and make some memories.