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NDP critical of Sask Party's decision to not fund Dorie's House

Swift Current youth shelter Dorie's House is slated to close October 4 and the opposition NDP is calling out the governing Saskatchewan Party for not supporting the program. The shelter for youth…

Swift Current switches City auditors

After 15 years the City of Swift Current is changing who examines their financial records. A motion was approved in city council last night to switch the City's auditor from Stark & Marsh to Meyers…

Rick Swenson talks about the proposed tax changes

"There is a lack of common sense on both sides of the argument." Those words from Progressive Conservative Party Leader of Saskatchewan Rick Swenson on the federal government's recently-proposed tax…

Outbreak declared at Wolf Willow Health Centre in Eastend

Visitation to Wolf Willow Health Centre in Eastend has been restricted after an outbreak was declared. Signs and symptoms of enteric illness are present, and samples will be collected and sent to the…

Laura Hirtle explains the stigma with Alzheimer's

With September winding down, that means World Alzheimer's Month is winding down as well. Laura Hirtle, the first link coordinator at the Cypress Resource Centre with the Alzheimer's Society of…

RM partners with Delta Aggregates to pave the road the leads to the airport

The RM of Swift Current and Delta Aggregates have announced a partnership to pave the road that leads to the Swift Current Airport. They will pave from the Highway #4 to the east sides boundaries of…

Saskatchewan Health Authority releases logo and update

As the transition period from 12 health regions to one health authority continues, the Saskatchewan Health Authority now has a logo. The Health Authority said that the green and yellow stylized…

Saskatchewan welcomes CETA

Saskatchewan is welcoming a landmark trade deal between Canada and the European Union. The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement [CETA] between Canada and the 28 countries that make up the…

Fatal collision near Morse

At approximately 12:35 a.m. on Saturday Morse RCMP were called to a two-vehicle collision on Trans Canada Highway #1 and the Morse Access road. A 4-door sedan had collided with a semi-trailer unit.…

Wall reiterates that Sask Party never guaranteed funding for Dorie's House

Dorie's House is set to close on October 4 - eight months and change after opening - and Saskatchewan Premier and Swift Current MLA Brad Wall took to Facebook to respond on Friday. He said Southwest…

Saskatchewan graduation rate the highest in 20 years

Education Minister Bronwyn Eyre joined the Saskatchewan Schools Board Association [SSBA] at their annual Fall Members Council. The meeting was held in Saskatoon to celebrate more students in the…

The private sector made Dorie's House a possibility, but it may need public dollars to continue

There's been an outpouring of support by the community since Dorie's Youth Shelter Dorie's House announced yesterday it would close October 4. But it remains to be seen whether they'll have enough…

RCMP investigating a break and enter

The Swift Current RCMP are investigating a break and enter to a business on Conrad Avenue in Gull Lake between September 1st and 4th. The RCMP are asking if you have information about this crime to…

Derek Robinson announces bid to run for Sask Party nomination in Swift Current

Derek Robinson has become the first to announce his bid to run for the Saskatchewan Party in the upcoming Swift Current byelection. Robinson has spent the last six years working in the office of the…

World Alzheimer`s Day brings awareness to the warning signs of the disease

September 21 was World Alzheimer's Day - a day on which Alzheimer's organizations around the world concentrate on raising awareness about Alzheimer's and dementia. Laura Hirtle, the first link…

Swift Current youth shelter to close its doors less than a year after opening

A little over eight months since its doors opened, Dorie's House has announced they don't have the funding to keep them open any longer. The shelter in Swift Current will close - for what management…

New life brought to the veterans section at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery

A dozen employees from the Living Sky Casino volunteered their time sprucing up the veterans' section at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery on Thursday. Damone Caron, the senior operations manager at the…

Province's visual identity celebrates 48 years

Today is the second-annual Provincial Flag Day across the province of Saskatchewan, marking the 48th anniversary of the province's current flag, which was originally adopted in 1969. "It was so…

Price of fueling up to go down in southwest

Gas prices in southwestern Saskatchewan are expected to continue to decline over the next week, according to an expert. The prices were driven up in late August and early September after a series of…

Ken Cheveldayoff discusses platform for Sask. Party leadership

Five candidates are vying to replace the retiring Brad Wall in the upcoming Saskatchewan Party leadership race. Among them is Saskatoon Willowgrove MLA Ken Cheveldayoff. Cheveldayoff said moving…

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11 September 2017 5:30 pm - 28 November 2017 5:30 pm

Swift Current Salvation Army, Swift Current





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25 September 2017 7:30 pm

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26 September 2017 1:00 pm

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26 September 2017 2:00 pm

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