Local News

Council will try to explain water rates again

The following are briefs from the last meeting of Town Council on Jan. 26. Coun. Lee Finishen was absent. Grant applications Coun. Rebecca Hill expressed some concerns about approving grant applications without having a...

News

Festival’s iconic ice castle under construction

Volunteers gave up their Saturday to help build the Fort Winter Festival’s most iconic, frosty monument — the ice castle. Rebecca Hill, a town councillor...

Storyteller shares the gift of laughter with school kids

To mark Aboriginal Storytelling Month in Saskatchewan, the Fort Qu’Appelle Elementary Community School invited Chad Solomon to tell the children an interactive story. Solomon...

Council wonders if RM hosed on truck repairs

The following are briefs from the Jan. 24 meeting of the Rural Municipality of North Qu’Appelle’s council. Procurement bylaw The Procurement Bylaw was discussed. Due...

St. Andrew’s welcomes new minister

It is with joy we welcome Jo Mader to the ministry team of St. Andrew’s United Church. She brings her joy of life, her...

Sports

Ski hill open Family Day

Mission Ridge will be open on Family Day, Monday, Feb. 20. Come out and enjoy a day of outdoor activity on the runs either...

Knox vs. Foxes in playoffs

The Fort Knox are in a position where they can’t move up or down in the standings and after a couple of losses, fans...

Opinion

Former mayor thanks community

October 31, 2016 Letter to the Editor Fort Qu’Appelle Times The 2016 provincial civic elections are now a matter of record. Kudos to all those community...

Former RM Mayor wants to set the record straight

Dear Editor: Here is our joint Letter to the Editor to publicly clear up misinformation about the financial state of Fort San after the Independent...