Local News

Child molester pleads guilty to six more charges

Editor’s note: Parts of the following news story contain graphic descriptions. Sobs erupted periodically from a mother and grandmother in the gallery of the Fort Qu’Appelle provincial court on Aug. 11 as they listened to...

News

Critics condemn gov’t approval of Yancoal mine

Despite the protests of hundreds of Saskatchewan residents, the provincial government has conditionally approved the environmental assessment submitted by Yancoal, a Chinese company that...

RSO to help close out Motherwell Homestead season

Another season at the Motherwell Homestead near Abernethy is drawing to a close but its final event promises to be the biggest of the...

RM awards pasture land rental to highest bidder

The following are briefs from the Rural Municipality of North Qu’Appelle’s Aug. 9 council meeting. Tenders Council received two bids to rent pasture land that...

Grasslands News buys Sun and Express newspapers

Star News Publishing Inc. owner Roger Holmes has announced the Grenfell Sun and the Broadview Express newspapers have been sold to Grasslands News Group...

Sports

Lacrosse star Soo-Oyewaste been having a golden summer

Submitted by Roberta Soo-Oyewaste Layne Soo-Oyewaste, 14, from Standing Buffalo Dakota Nation, has had an amazing run this year playing the sport he loves, box...

Katepwa Ladies Golf hosts Irish Open

Submitted by
 Pat Pratt The Katepwa Ladies’ Irish Open was a great success with 50 golfers on a spectacular day. “Wearing of the Green” was...

Opinion

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...

Let’s continue to love our lakes

Lower Qu’Appelle Watershed Stewards Inc. (LQWS) is excited to partner with Watersheds Canada and the Canadian Wildlife Federation to assess the health of Lake...