Friday August 22, 2014




  • College president retires

    After 18 years as president and CEO of Parkland College, Dr. Fay Myers is moving on.

  • Running for charity huge success

    Over two-hundred runners and walkers turned out for the 8th annual Health Foundation Charity Road Race on Sunday, August 17th.

  • Bieber, Bymak lead Canada over Asia-Pacific

    Yorkton’s Caleb Bymak drove in the winning run with a single in the bottom of the 13th inning, while fellow Cardinals product Jordan Bieber tossed 7.1 scoreless innings, scattering eight hits while walking two and striking out a pair for the win in relief in Canada’s lone victory at the 2014 Senior Little...

  • All revved up for action

    The engines roared at Painted Hand Casino’s annual truck and tractor pulls held at the Yorkton Exhibition Grounds August 15 & 16. There was plenty of noise, smoke and excitement to keep the crowds on the edge of their seats.

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King of coleslaw

Vi Protz stands in front of her magnificent garden where this summer she produced a rare three...

Studying impact of development

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City clears way for apartments

Yorkton Council began the procedural process to allow for a new social housing complex to move...

Echo Lake park getting upgrade

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The Yorkton and District Horticultural Society ‘Fruit, Flower and Vegetable Show was held...

Harper draws parallels between Taliban and Islamist militants in Iraq, Syria

WHITEHORSE - Stephen Harper is drawing parallels between the Islamist militants who have seized a...

Vancouver to take Trans Mountain pipeline challenge to Federal Court

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Man charged with murder after father, adult son found slain in Prince Edward Island

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Ex-Quebec doctor who killed his kids hopes to be released from custody

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Mounties, military spend millions on weeding out illicit marijuana harvest

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Woman accused of plotting parents' death sobs on stand while describing attack

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Confused view of chemicals

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Harvest work starting

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Yorkton Sports HOF announces class of 2014

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RawTec Maulers hold camp ahead of season

The newly named Yorkton RawTec Maulers (formerly Yorkton Harvest) officially began...


Abstract strategy

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Free fishing weekend planned

The weekend of August 23 and 24 marks the province’s second free fishing weekend...






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