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Nominations for Golden Spike to open soon

Nominations will open soon for the 2011 Golden Spike Award, which is presented annually by the Weyburn Chamber of Commerce.

Release leads to thin ice warning

The first ever winter release of water from Rafferty Dam Reservoir has led to thin ice concerns along the Souris River.
Growth will remain focus for Estevan in 2011

Growth will remain focus for Estevan in 2011

Managing the Energy City's rapid growth will be one of the primary jobs for the City of Estevan in 2011. In a year-end interview with The Mercury, Mayor Gary St.

First - time winter release from Rafferty may weaken ice

For the First time since Rafferty Dam was constructed in 1995, the Saskatchewan Watershed Authority will be initiating a small winter release from Rafferty Dam beginning this morning (Monday January 10, 2010).
Treats at Tatagwa

Treats at Tatagwa

Tatagwa View residents Mary Nelson, Betty Verot and Pearl McKay enjoy their blueberry tea and cheesecake topped with blueberries at their monthly Red Hat Ladies Happy Gang meeting in the activity room on Wednesday afternoon.

Warriors of Wellness - Beating breast cancer with Thermography

Connie Davis will always remember her roots. She opened a natural wellness clinic - now named GrassRoots Natural Health and Wellness - in Estevan over two years ago, after a tragic event in her life led her discover the wonders of Thermography.

SaskEnergy sees customer growth above 10-year average

SaskEnergy is reporting a strong year of customer growth in 2010, which saw nearly 5,000 new residential, business and industrial customers added to its natural gas distribution system in communities across Saskatchewan.

2010 YouthBiz E-Show winners announced

Winners of the 2010 YouthBiz E-Show were announced on December 10,2010. A total of $2,150 in prize money was awarded to students insoutheast Saskatchewan for their efforts in developing incrediblebusiness ideas and creating virtual tradeshow booths.
Weyburn Wor-Kin Shop launches $500,000 fundraiser

Weyburn Wor-Kin Shop launches $500,000 fundraiser

The Weyburn Wor-Kin Shop is asking residents to celebrate the New Year by donating a 12-pack to their new building fund.
Taxes will rise in 2011 for Estevan residents

Taxes will rise in 2011 for Estevan residents

Although the increase won't be as large as initially feared, property owners in Estevan will be paying higher taxes in 2011. In a year-end interview with The Mercury, Mayor Gary St. Onge predicted that an increase of .75 of a mill is likely.