Local News

Local 8-year-old lives hockey dream in Germany

Eight-year-old Hudson Brehaut’s trip to Germany to play hockey was a dream come true — one that began two years ago after being noticed by scouts at a Regina hockey tournament. “My mom and dad...

News

Council race begins in municipal elections

The call for nominations for mayor and six councillors for the Town of Whitewood has been publicized. Municipal elections for urban municipalities will be held...

Powwows are about reclaiming identity; connecting with youth

The energy on Cowessess powwow grounds was almost palpable as competition powwow dancers danced to the beat of drums, with bells and jingle dresses...

Deterioration causing move for 8 residents

Lloyd Gwilliam was unsure if his mother, Shirley, would continue living in the Grenfell Pioneer Home after it was announced the northeast wing of...

Gov’t of Sask. 2016 grant for town is $220,003

A letter from the Government of Saskatchewan, Ministry of Government Relations was presented to all members of council at their Aug. 16 meeting, which...

Sports

Falcons force fifth and deciding game

The Whitewood Falcons have forced a fifth and deciding game in the Southeast Men's Fastball League championship final after defeating the Fleming Jets 9-0...

Jets take two game lead over Falcons in fastball finals

The Whitewood Falcons found themselves against the ropes and their neck on the line when they headed into game 3 of the final series...

Opinion

Enduring a Fitbit challenge like a champ

I’m always up for a challenge. The problem is, I hate to lose. And I’m also lazy. Last weekend while trying to accomplish some things...

Wake up… I gotta go!

Just like anybody else, I enjoy a good night’s sleep. And also like anyone else, I hate being awaken from a good sleep. That is...