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MP Komarnicki feels lucky after attack

Wednesday, Oct. 22 will be a day that Souris-Moose Mountain MP Ed Komarnicki will never forget. Komarnicki was in Centre Block on Parliment Hill attending a caucus meeting with the Prime Minister ... More »

Holiday Train

Holiday train coming Dec. 5th

A spectacular sight will be rolling through town and making stops in Broadview and Moosomin in just over a month’s time when the CPR holiday train holds its annual cross country trek ... More »

Marni Krupski takes a young student's fingerprints during a Child ID Kit clinic that was held at Whitewood School on Tuesday.

Child ID clinic held at local school

The Whitewood Elks Lodge recently responded to a request from Victims of Violence, Canadian Centre for Missing Children and purchased kits to be given to one hundred children to assist the children ... More »

Welcome to Whitewood sign

Approval given for a New Year’s Eve event

Several items of both old and new business were discussed at the last Town Council meeting held on Tuesday, October 21. Destination White-wood requested the approval of town council to host a ... More »

Whitewood Arena

Local curling club looking forward to season ahead

While the curling ice may not be ready for the upcoming season, members of Whitewood Curling Club have been busy organizing and booking for the winter ahead. League curling will begin the ... More »

A sexist situation in our national anthem

It doesn’t take a lot of thought or experience for most people to come to the realization that there are two kinds of people in this world: 1) People who are over-sensitive about everything. 2) The rest of us. Earlier...

Ron Holloway new head coach of PJHL Fort Knox

The Fort Knox of the Prairie Junior Hockey League (PJHL) have a new coach this season, but he certainly isn’t new to any hockey circles in Saskatchewan. The Knox announced recently that Ron Holloway has become a part of their...

Birth control for men is coming soon

They say if you build it, they will come. In this instance, I am not sure that really applies. Ladies, be prepared to be wowed! Men, you will probably laugh at first and then cringe once I get into the...

Kamsack makes bid to join Triangle Hockey League

The Triangle Hockey League (THL) could grow to 10 teams this season if an application from a Kamsack team is approved. The Kamsack Flyers are looking for a new league after the Wheatland League was disbanded. The Flyers, who joined...

Don Toth is Mr. Nice Guy

One of the greatest things about this job is that you get to meet some amazing people and learn about their lives. But one of the downfalls of it all is that it also makes you realize just how pathetic...

FMC moves away from seasonal fees for arena

There will be a few major changes made this year in regards to fees for users at the Whitewood Community Centre. At a meeting of the Facility Management Committee it was decided that seasonal fees will no longer be charged...

When your phone battery dies at the worst time

People are addicted to their phones. It’s true. In fact, I am willing to bet that half of you are probably reading this on your phone or tablet right now. This despite being able to actually call up and have...

I am an Olympian in training

I have come to the conclusion that when it comes to my ability as a sports star, I am a complete and utter failure. Don’t get me wrong here. It’s not that I have never played sports nor is it...

Ochap’s Ethan Bear wins gold with Team Canada

For an Ochapowace First Nation’s hockey player, taking gold for Team Canada in the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup Under-18 tournament is something he only dreamed about. Ethan Bear, a 17-year-old defenseman was part of the Canadian squad that dumped the...

When a ‘bum’ job makes me gag

Would you believe me if I told you that I have this special ability where I am able to make my wife’s eyes roll into the back of her head with little to no effort? Well it is true. Unfortunately...