The Moosomin Fire Department battled a fire along the south side of the Trans Canada Highway near Rotave, between Moosomin and Fleming, Wednesday afternoon and evening. The Trans-Canada Highway is now open to traffic. Smoke in the area forced the closure of the highway Wednesday afternoon. Some structures have been lost, and the Moosomin F. . .
The Rolling Barrage, a cross country motorcycle ride to raise awareness of, and support for treatment of PTSD and OSI, will be rolling into Moosomin this Wednesday, August 15. There will be a fundraising barbecue at the Borderland Co-op C-Store from 11:30 am to 1 pm that day, and Ryan Bender will provide entertainment. Motorcycle riders can r. . .
Canada’s opposition leader says Ottawa’s escalating diplomatic dispute with Saudi Arabia over human rights is an opportunity to become more energy independent. Conservative leader Andrew Scheer says the dispute with Saudi Arabia, from which oil is imported to Eastern Canadian refineries, is an example of why we need to get the conversation aroun. . .
The Saskatchewan RCMP released the following statement in response to allegations by Boushie family lawyer Chris Murphy that RCMP treat indigenous people different than others: Saskatchewan RCMP is committed to continue supporting and further developing positive relationships with our communities. Recently, lawyer Chris Murphy provided a med. . .
With temperatures soaring above the 35 degree Celsius mark, Saskatchewan set a new summer power demand record of 3,520 megawatts (MW). The increase of 50 MW over the old summer record is equivalent to the amount of electricity needed for 50,000 homes. Saskatchewan’s new summer peak record of 3,520 MW was achieved at 5:55 p.m. on Aug. 9 . . .
The Elkhorn Development Corporation is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, and 10 years and 25 new homes later, it’s clear that the group has had an impact on the community of Elkhorn. The EDC is a registered not-for-profit community organization that was formed by private citizens—all of them either former or current residents of Elkhor. . .
The Living Skies Come Alive International Fireworks Competition is over for another year, but many more events are coming up in the area this weekend. The 19th annual Whitewood/Chacachas Rodeo is set for Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the rodeo grounds just east of Whitewood, the McAuley Hoedown is coming up Friday and Saturday in McAuley, the S. . .
At approximately 10:55 pm, on Friday, August 2, 2018, Headingley RCMP officers began receiving complaints involving a vehicle driving northbound in a dangerous manner on the Perimeter Highway near Highway 3. At 11:17 pm, this same vehicle was reported to be driving dangerously in the wrong lanes on Highway 1 near Elie. Officers from the Por. . .