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David Willberg

David Willberg

David Willberg is the editor of the Estevan Mercury. He has more than 20 years of experience working in the newspaper industry in southeast Saskatchewan.
David graduated from Trinity Western University in April 2000 with a bachelor of arts in communications, and moved to Estevan in September 2000 to work for Southeast Lifestyles newspaper, where he was the lone full-time reporter for most of his tenure. In 2008, he became the editor for Lifestyles.
He joined the Estevan Mercury in 2015, after the newsrooms for Lifestyles and the Mercury were merged. He served as the editor for Lifestyles and a reporter for the Mercury.
In 2017, he became the editor for the Mercury.
Along with his work at the Mercury and Lifestyles, David also wrote sports for Weyburn This Week from 2008-2010, and he is currently the editor for the Carlyle Observer.

Recent Work by David

Photos: Honouring those who served during Vimy Remembered in Estevan

Photos: Honouring those who served during Vimy Remembered in Estevan

Local military historian Craig Bird took people through a look at the history and significance of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.
Estevan preparing bid for women's curling nationals in 2026

Estevan preparing bid for women's curling nationals in 2026

It's expected that 18 of Canada's top women's curling teams would be in Estevan if the city were to be selected as the host venue.
Vimy anniversary to be commemorated in Estevan

Vimy anniversary to be commemorated in Estevan

Vimy presentation and awards night will be among the highlights of a busy day at the legion on Saturday.
Estevan gymnast excited to compete at Western Canadians

Estevan gymnast excited to compete at Western Canadians

Lila Hale will compete in multiple disciplines while at Westerns, which run from April 18-20.
Redvers Rockets win provincial U13 hockey title

Redvers Rockets win provincial U13 hockey title

Redvers defeated the Watrous Hawks in both games of the provincial final.
Concerned Citizens talk downtown revitalization with Estevan city council

Concerned Citizens talk downtown revitalization with Estevan city council

Petition collected nearly 1,500 signatures, which would be enough for a referendum on the project.
Champions crowned at Sask's largest rec hockey tournament

Champions crowned at Sask's largest rec hockey tournament

Thirty-six teams were entered in the five-day competition.
Estevan couple to run 250-km Sahara marathon

Estevan couple to run 250-km Sahara marathon

Lloyd and Roanna Sehn will participate in the Marathon des Sables, a 252.8-kilometre, six-stage, seven-day run through southern Morocco's portion of the Sahara Desert.
Photos: Estevan Strippers' 40th Spring Bust Tournament

Photos: Estevan Strippers' 40th Spring Bust Tournament

Thirty-six teams are competing in this year's tournament.
Estevan Strippers ready for 40th Spring Bust Tournament

Estevan Strippers ready for 40th Spring Bust Tournament

The event brings hundreds of people to Estevan for five days of competition.
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