Wednesday July 23, 2014




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EDITORIAL - Necessities before luxuries

City taxes are on their way up in 2015, continuing what is become an annual hike.

Columnists

Freezing on a July fishing trip

Welcome to Week of 'Fishing Parkland Shorelines'. Like most of us I am a novice fisherman, loving...

Overuse renders words, gestures meaningless

Every generation has its own slang pertaining to things it finds generally positive. Some of those...

Is eroding Charter rights government policy?

Last week, a Canadian Press headline, “Harper not living up to duty to protect Charter:...

Things run different on East Coast

Hurricane Arthur did quite a number on New Brunswick about ten days ago and there are many...

Cheap seats by a stretch of the imagination

View from the Cheap Seats is kind of an extension of the newsroom. Whenever our three regular...

Hop on the yard and garden bus

Gardeners, remember that Yorkton In Bloom is coming up! The Yorkton and District Horticultural...

Sometimes God lets us fall

The note from my older sister made me chuckle so long I knew I had to share it. Her comments,...

Addressing global warming is a necessity

Those who don’t outright deny the existence of human-caused global warming often argue we...

Artisan lures combine art and function

Welcome to Week of 'Fishing Parkland Shorelines'. Like most of us I am a novice fisherman, loving...

Citizen science: New name, old practice

Last week, a fascinating project came to my attention involving ants, cookies and “citizen...

Not true crime, but good reading

Summertime and the reading is easy.

Weather experts needed

It wasn’t that long ago, okay maybe about thirty years ago, that Environment Canada was...


Letters

Letter to the Editor - NDP no longer

Dear Editor,Have we come to a time in politics where everything a person ever says in public, on...

Letter to the Editor - Old YAA worked

Dear Editor:As a former Chairman of the Yorkton Airport Authority I feel it necessary to correct...

Letter to the Editor - Chamber worker reaction mixed

Dear Editor:The Board of Directors of the Yorkton Chamber of Commerce has a mixed reaction to the...

Letter to the Editor - CWB debate still goes on

Dear EditorThis spring, farmers have been receiving cheques from the former Canadian Wheat Board....

Letter to the Editor - Not liking free TV promotion

Dear Editor:I’m writing to express my objections to our crown corporation, SaskTel giving...

Letter to the Editor - Trudeau immature kid

Dear Editor:An open letter to Justine TrudeauDear MP Justine Trudeau:Not long ago you publicly...

Letter to the Editor - Chamber takes worker concerns to MP

Dear Editor:Recently, some of the Directors of the Yorkton Chamber of Commerce engaged in a...

Letter to the Editor - Trudeau stance wrong

Dear Editor:On May 8, 2014 as I was watching CTV news I heard Justin Trudeau declare that the...

Letter to the Editor - Ritz’s Bill makes grain companies rich

Dear Editor:Minister Ritz’s bill on “Grain Marketing Freedom” has created a...

Letter to the Editor - Pro-Life stance sours maybe Liberal

Dear Editor:Recently Justin Trudeau stated that as leader of the Liberal Party he will not allow an ...

Letter to the Editor - LPNs play big role

Dear Editor:Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) are caring professionals who take pride in providing...

Letter to the Editor - Health costs unfair

Dear Editor:My wife died of cancer. During her illness she had to be moved between three hospitals, ...


Editorial

Floods show something is changing


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EDITORIAL - PDAP support needs to look ahead


Real rainy day fund needed


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EDITORIAL - Terriers need more support


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