Friday July 25, 2014




  • Seeking help locating sex offender

    Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a 48-year-old alleged sex offender.

  • Langenburg lawyer sworn in as QB justice

    In a ceremony that Court of Queen’s Bench Chief Justice Martel Popescul said was a first for Yorkton in the Court’s history, a new justice was sworn in July 15 at the courthouse on Darlington Street.

  • Cards firing on all cylinders at perfect time

    The Yorkton Cardinals have recorded five wins in their last seven games and have scratched themselves back into the Western Major Baseball League playoff picture.

  • The Hitchiker's Guide to...Canadian Hospitality

    My wife is the most compassionate person I know, with the possible exception of my mother. Nevertheless, even after 10 years, I could not imagine her ever picking up a hitchhiker, so I was a little shocked when I answered my phone on June 19 and she said, “I'm bringing home a guest; he's going to stay the night....

Top Headlines

Beds cut at Skinner Unit

Sunrise Health Region (SHR) has announced it will reduce the number of beds on Skinner Unit to 35,...

Fugitive caught on Cote First Nation

Responding to information that a fugitive they were seeking was hiding at a residence on the Cote...

Tips for safe summer

Despite the weather so far, it is officially Summer. People will be spending more time outdoors...

95 years ago in Yorkton — after World War 1

Yorkton Peace Day Parade July 19, 1919. Margaret Ball Collection.

Drowning awareness week

Activities at the Gallagher Centre Water Park this week are focused on drowning prevention in...

Flu shots mandatory for health workers

Following the strong recommendation of Saskatchewan’s Medical Health Officers and other...

Six hurt after car rams into Costco in London, Ont.;three in critical condition

LONDON, Ont. - A woman and her two young children were in critical condition after being hit by a...

5 Canadian citizens and 6 permanent residents among Air Algerie dead: group

MONTREAL - At least 11 people with ties to Quebec are among the victims of the Air Algerie flight...

Parks Canada turns down new hotel for Jasper National Park's Maligne Lake

JASPER, Alta. - Parks Canada is saying no to a proposal for a new hotel on the shores of Jasper...

Ontario judge to hear Charter challenge on privacy issues raised by Telus, Rogers

TORONTO - An Ontario judge has agreed to hear a Charter of Rights challenge brought by Telus and...

Fire started by lightning in Banff National Park contained; some trails open

BANFF, Alta. - A fire that was threatening to cause travel headaches for visitors to Banff National ...

Preliminary hearing in Loretta Saunders death adjourns until ruling next Friday

HALIFAX - Loved ones of slain university student Loretta Saunders filed quietly out of a Halifax...


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College schedules research tour

One of the things Parkland College is known for, of course, is agricultural education....


Situation another human error in judgement

I was reading recently about the concerns from a University of Saskatchewan researcher...


First SPSL a learning experience for United U14 boys

The first steps are always the toughest and that is exactly what the Yorkton United U14 ...


Bouchard, Raonic open Canadian eyes to tennis

To be honest, the vast majority of Canadians were at least somewhat aware of tennis...


Local writers’ group launches contest

The Parkland Writers’ Alliance (PWA) is hoping a new partnership with the Yorkton ...


Highway open again

Traffic is once again flowing on the Yellowhead Highway near Elfros after crews moved...






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