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Gov't support continues for STARS

The Saskatchewan government confirmed Monday they are renewing funding for Shock Trauma Air Rescue Service (STARS) in Saskatchewan. The announcement was made as STARS is celebrating their fifth…

More tickets handed out for distracted driving in March

Tickets were handed out by the hundreds during the month of March by law enforcement for distracted driving. 523 tickets were issued by police during the month; 82 tickets for driving without due…
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Shaunavon Co Op AGM Wrap

Information on the new addition to the Shaunavon Gas Bar/C Store was given at the Co Op AGM. The Shaunavon Co Op held their Annual General Meeting this past Monday in the Shaunavon Canalta Meeting…

Body of deceased identified from Tuesday morning crash

Update: A 25-year-old female from Blumenort, SK was pronounced deceased on scene. Her family has been notified and her name will not be released. The 31-year-old adult male driver from the Swift…

Over $70,000 raised at SaskAbilities annual Ability Bowl

42 teams and 230 fundraisers came together for the 30th annual Saskatchewan Abilities Council Ability Bowl event, which raises funds to assist people with disabilities in the southwest. This year,…
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Perk Up Our Parks Fundraiser in Shaunavon

Work continues on the Amphitheater in Memorial Park in Shaunavon. The Perk Up Our Parks Fundraising Auction and Garage Sale goes this Saturday April 29th in Shaunavon. The events features live,…

Man in custody stemming from hit-and-run in Great Falls, Montana

A man is charged and in custody stemming from the hit-and-run in Montana that killed Swift Current's Marvin Knutson. Montana's KRTV reports that Jaroglav Kleberc was located and detained in Katy,…
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Swift Current Fire Dept. increases available services

The City of Swift Current City Council passed a motion yesterday that will allow the fire department to charge for extra services. While the majority of services are covered by taxes, some things can…

Holy Trinity Catholic School Division reacts on Catholic school court ruling

A court ruling late last week will force non-catholic students back into public schools. Saskatchewan Judge Donald Layh ruled last Thursday that the Saskatchewan government has to stop paying for…

Library funding restored after Government reverses decision

The Government of Saskatchewan has announced that funding has been restored for regional and municipal libraries across the province. To restore funding for the year ahead back to its 2016-17 level,…

VIDEO: Break-and-enter in Swift Current under investigation

The Swift Current City RCMP is asking for the public's assistance after a business was broken into on the south side of Swift Current over the weekend. Two males broke into a business located in the…

Update in incident involving man facing murder charges

Update: After responding to the complaint in Yellow Grass, on April 20, 2017, the RCMP had identified a suspect, along with a description of the white, Dodge truck he was driving. RCMP located the…

"I think we'll be even more relevant" - Dr. Noble Irwin Foundation on health region amalgamation

The Dr. Noble Irwin Regional Healthcare Foundation met for their AGM late last week in Swift Current. A large part of the meeting was dedicated to discussion on the effect of Health Region…

Trans-Canada lighting improvements beginning today

Trans-Canada Highway drivers heading through Swift Current can expect slow-downs and delays for the next couple of months. Starting today, construction will begin to install overhead lighting along…

Fourth annual 'Breaking Boards,Breaking Chains' bigger than ever

Tae Kwon Do enthusiasts gathered yesterday in Swift Current to raise funds for a good cause. The Swift Current Christian Tae Kwon Do Club held their fourth annual "Breaking Boards, Breaking Chains"…

Portion of Chaplin St. E closed starting today

Beginning today, you may have to find a new route to work. The City of Swift Current says Chaplin Street East from 1st Northeast to Central will be closed to all motor vehicle traffic. They say the…

Opportunity to donate blood today

Southwest Saskatchewan residents over the age of 17 will have their chance to help someone in need today. Starting this afternoon at 3 p.m. Bridgeway Community Church in Swift Current will be hosting…
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Shaunavon Co Op AGM

Shaunavon Co Op Marketplace Food Store. The Annual General Meeting of the Shaunavon Co Op is this evening and all members are encouraged to attend. Shaunavon Co Op General Manager, Kevin Braun, says,…

Swift Current Creek the recipient of 'random act of kindness'

A Swift Current Resident's love of the Chinook Parkway is driving her to lend a hand in helping to maintain it. Laura Siever, who works at Nature's Nook, has been cleaning up garbage along the banks…

30th annual AbilityBowl a hit in southwest

Swift Current's 30th annual Ability Bowl took place yesterday afternoon, with participants from across the southwest coming to bowl. Jessica Sauder is the Community Relations Coordinator for the Sask…

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25 April 2017 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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26 April 2017 1:00 am - 13 May 2017 5:00 pm

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26 April 2017 12:00 pm

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26 April 2017 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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27 April 2017 9:00 am

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