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Greg Nikkel

Greg Nikkel

Greg Nikkel, editor of the Weyburn Review, has been a journalist since 1988, first working for two newspapers in the Edmonton area before moving to Weyburn in 1995 to take over as news editor.
He has won numerous awards over the years, including for news and feature writing, editorial writing, and for photography. He was named Photographer of the Year for the Saskatchewan Weekly Newspapers Association for 2019.
He is married to Tracy, and they have four adult children, three daughters who live in Regina and a son who lives in Weyburn.
He volunteers as a member of the Rotary Club of Weyburn and with his church.

Recent Work by Greg

Weyburn Youth Council aims to inspire youth with series

Weyburn Youth Council aims to inspire youth with series

The Weyburn Youth Council announced the return of the WYC Captivator Series, designed to engage and inspire Weyburn students.
Weyburn lawyer acclaimed as Sask Party candidate for Weyburn-Bengough

Weyburn lawyer acclaimed as Sask Party candidate for Weyburn-Bengough

Weyburn lawyer Mike Weger was acclaimed as the 2024 Saskatchewan Party Candidate for Weyburn-Bengough at a meeting of the riding association on Tuesday night.
Weyburn soccer player shares experiences of her journey to Spain

Weyburn soccer player shares experiences of her journey to Spain

For Weyburn soccer player Gabriella Friesen, her “journey to Spain” was a trip of a lifetime, with a busy international tournament in Madrid.
Weyburn council approves new smart traffic signals

Weyburn council approves new smart traffic signals

Two new sets of smart traffic lights will be installed at key intersections in Weyburn, the first one at the corner of Government Road and First Avenue.
Coaches-mentors panel seeks to empower young women in Weyburn

Coaches-mentors panel seeks to empower young women in Weyburn

A day of breakout sessions for young female athletes was held on Saturday, and it concluded with a panel discussion with mentors and coaches.
Registrations now accepted for Sask Oil and Gas Show

Registrations now accepted for Sask Oil and Gas Show

The Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Show announced that attendee registration is now officially open for the 20th biennial event, slated to take place from June 4-6 in Weyburn.
Artist celebrates relationships with exhibit of desserts in Weyburn

Artist celebrates relationships with exhibit of desserts in Weyburn

Artist Sarah Cummings Traszkowski spoke about how she combined both her love of baking and of art, at a reception for her exhibit at the Weyburn Art Gallery.
Registrations open for Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Show on June 4-6

Registrations open for Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Show on June 4-6

The Saskatchewan Oil and Gas Show announced that attendee registration is now officially open for the 20th biennial event, slated to take place from June 4-6 in Weyburn.
Food, music part of community potluck at Knox Hall in Weyburn

Food, music part of community potluck at Knox Hall in Weyburn

Many Weyburn and area residents dropped by the Knox Hall on Saturday for the community potluck, put on by a group of local residents, with no requirement for anyone to bring food. There was a good variety of dishes to choose from, with live music provided, a kids crafts table, and there was a draw for a care package, with bread and food available for people to take home afterward.
Weyburn Comp hosts pre-district badminton playoffs

Weyburn Comp hosts pre-district badminton playoffs

The Weyburn Comprehensive School hosted Pre-District badminton on Saturday. There were 50 athletes, with 21 from WCS, and the rest from five other schools.
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