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Homes and businesses targeted in break, enter and thefts

Several people were surprised when they arrived at work Oct. 16 to see that their work places had been broken into. Someone entered the office for the Town of Whitewood as well ... More »

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Public forum with town council to be held Nov. 5

Residents of Whitewood will have an opportunity to ask questions of their town council during an open forum scheduled for early November. The forum, hosted by Destination Whitewood, is open to the ... More »

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Harpold given three years for flashing at Walmart

The former Whitewood resident arrested and charged following several incidents of flashing people at a Weyburn Walmart has been sentenced. Byron Douglas Harpold, 49, of Moosomin, was given a three-year prison term ... More »

Horror seekers to be able to visit “Haunted Crypt”

As the sun sets, the darkness creeps in and the “Haunted Crypt” becomes alive with terror and creepy creatures. Chris Coleman, an artist and tattoo specialist, is once again developing a Hallowe’en ... More »

Orioles Arena

Orioles’ season set to begin on November 1

The Whitewood Orioles are gearing up for another year of senior hockey in the Triangle Hockey League (THL) and according to coach Brent Bachtold, the team is looking promising. “On paper we ... More »

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...

Falcons face Thunder in final round

The Whitewood Falcons have taken a one game lead in the final round of the Southeast Men’s Fastball playoffs when they defeated the Ochapowace Thunder in game one. The Falcons – who finished in first place in the regular season...