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January blitz results in 168 tickets issued to motorists

January's Operation Hang Up, Buckle Up traffic safety blitz, focusing on non-seatbelt use and distracted driving, saw law enforcement issue 168 tickets to motorists across the province on January 17 and 18.

Gordon F. Kells High School Cougar Corner

The GFK Mixed Junior Curling Team placed 3rd at Tim Horton's 14 and Under Bonspiel. Congratulations to Mercedes Sackman, Emmett Guider, Zach Romaniuk, and Gavin Walters. Term 2 Report Cards will be going out next week.

The importance of shopping locally

People hear them constantly, the complaints about how pricey things at home are and the boasts about how someone can travel to Estevan or Weyburn in order to buy the same thing while getting it cheaper.

With student populations growing, Estevan's St. Mary's School looks to add playground equipment

With student bodies in Estevan growing steadily, playground equipment at the city's elementary schools must keep pace. St.
Optimist rally attracts 529 enthusiasts

Optimist rally attracts 529 enthusiasts

The 20th Annual Arcola Optimist Snowmobile Rally held on Jan. 26 was a great success. The beautifully sunny day brought 529 snowmobile lovers to the event. "It's pretty neat for a town our size to have such great support.
Comedian easily entertains in Alida

Comedian easily entertains in Alida

The comedy show and supper held in Alida on Jan. 26 by the Alida and District Lions Club was a great success. In all 160 tickets were sold for the event, which was catered by the Alida History Book Committee.

Fun in the Sun Active After School Program now offered

Several data sources suggest that children and youth are spending a lot of their after school time participating in sedentary activities (motorized transportation, watching TV, computer, video games). The after school time period (3:00 to 6:00 p.m.

RBC rewards leadership

RBC has announced that Peter Ryan, Mobile Mortgage Specialist of RBC Weyburn, has been chosen as the recipient of a 2013 RBC Community Leadership Award.

Moose Mountain Ag Day coming soon

It's that time of year again, the 12th Annual Moose Mountain Ag Day will be held on Feb. 5 at Prairie Place Hall in Arcola and will be host to an Ag Trade Show as well as five knowledgeable speakers on a variety of topics.

Police report more domestic disturbances

Report from the Weyburn Police Service for the week of January 20 to 28: During the reporting period, police received 65 calls for service.