Tuesday July 29, 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...

B.C. can be counted as friend of Israel: Premier Christy Clark

VANCOUVER - Premier Christy Clark has aligned herself and British Columbia with Israel in a letter...

Edmonton police say stolen pendant containing boy's ashes returned

EDMONTON - The parents of a nine-year-old boy killed in a plane crash in 2013 say they are thankful ...

Website helps parents, coaches recognize concussion signs in kids, what to do

TORONTO - Deciding whether a child may have sustained a concussion while engaged in play or sport...

Canadian prof in Florida was killed in his car, found by neighbour: 911 call

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A Canadian law professor working in Florida was found bleeding from a gunshot...

Internal Finance memo warns of potential for Bitcoin-related crime

OTTAWA - The high level of anonymity and lack of regulation associated with Bitcoin transactions...

Senate committee debates sanctions against Tory senator who hired girlfriend

OTTAWA - A Senate committee is debating what if any sanction to level against a Quebec...


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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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