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Crops showing signs of stress

Crops showing signs of stress

Crop damages caused by flooding in SE area of Saskatchewan

Rent continues to rise as vacancy rate drops

After enjoying a brief reprieve in 2009, it looks as though the vacancy rate crunch is again plaguing Estevan.

Need for facility to serve individuals with disabilities discussed

A public stake holder's meeting was held in Weyburn recently to discuss the possible need for a new facility to house a variety of programs that would serve the residents of the city and beyond. The event was hosted by the Weyburn Wor-Kin Shop Corp.
Donation made in honour of "On to Ottawa Trekkers"

Donation made in honour of "On to Ottawa Trekkers"

The Weyburn and district Labour Council contributed $677.25 to the Soo Line Historical Museum on June 14 in honour of Canadian labourers.
Business community honoured with WEYBEX Awards

Business community honoured with WEYBEX Awards

Members of the business community were honoured on June 11 at the Weyburn Chamber of Commerce's WEYBEX Awards.Southern Industrial and Truck received two honours including the New or Expanded Business Award and Business of the Year.
New outdoor pool on schedule

New outdoor pool on schedule

Construction of Weyburn's new outdoor pool is almost complete, according to Director of Leisure Services Mathew Warren."We are waiting to get the stairs done for the twin slides and the diving boards have to be put up as well," said Warren.

Young workers must take course

Fourteen and 15 year-olds seeking summer jobs must complete Saskatchewan's Young Worker Readiness Certificate Course (YWRCC) before being allowed to work.

West Nile Virus-transmitting mosquitoes found in region

Small numbers of the Culex tarsalis mosquitoes, that can transmit West Nile Virus, were caught in some of the mosquito traps set up in Sun Country Health Region (SCHR) during the first week of June.

Police charge two adults for multiple thefts

Report from the Weyburn Police Service for the period of June 7 to 13: *On June 10, police attending to a complaint of a theft from a local business.A quad seat was stolen.Police are continuing to investigate.

Council given final concept for Souris Valley grounds

A regular meeting of the Weyburn City Council was held on June 14, here are the major points of interest: *Council was presented with the seventh and final concept for development of the Souris Valley grounds by Principal Engineer for Stantec Consult