Local News

Residents say dog attacking other animals

Several people in the community have reported that a dog that has been attacking other dogs in the town with one person stating that they were bit by the dog. The apparent attacks occurred over...

News

Tent caterpillars infesting trees throughout the area

Whitewood residents are fighting an unrelenting battle with tent caterpillars this year, as they have infested hundreds of trees and hedges in and around...

Road access and drainage issues on town agenda

Correspondence presented at the last council meeting for the Town of Whitewood on May 17 were the main issues discussed at the meeting. Everrett Thompson...

Marijuana impaired driving a big concern

The potential legalization of marijuana in Canada brings driver safety concerns to our community and indeed all of the country. Whitewood residents are very aware...

Local auctioneer places in top ten at competition

The Livestock Marketing Association of Canada (LMAC) held their 2016 convention and Auctioneering Championship May 12 -15 in Grand Bend, Ontario. The Livestock Marketers...

Sports

Pipestone Pistons start season tasting sweet victory

The Pipestone Pistons started their season off in the Southeast Men’s Fastball League on a high night note Tuesday night when the Whitewood based...

Last Oak Golf course re-opening again soon

One of the area’s favourite golf courses, that many thought was lost forever, will open this summer. Last Oak Golf Course, on Cowessess First Nation,...

Opinion

When your job is just that crappy

I’ve been doing this job for more than 25 years and for the most part, I love it. I get to talk to interesting...

The kick off to summer has finally arrived

It’s finally here! No, I’m not referring to the day I finally leave the newspaper business or move from town. That celebration party will just...