Local News

Herald paper merging with Grenfell Sun

One of the biggest changes in the 124-year history of the Whitewood Herald will take place next month when this weekly publication merges with the neighbouring Grenfell Sun Express. Starting with the Aug. 11 issue,...

News

Smoke from B.C. wildfires reaches Whitewood area

Smoke from the more than 160 wildfires raging throughout British Columbia reaching the southeast part of Saskatchewan on Monday, causing a haze in the...

Museum visitors like large variety of artifacts

The favorite part of the Whitewood Museum to people that stop is the variety of interesting and unique items and displays, Kennedy Sippola, a...

Presentation made to council on columbarium

Whitewood may be one step closer to having a columbarium constructed in the community. A presentation was given at the town council meeting by Doug...

Are you ready if bad weather strikes?

Warnings about extreme weather have become a common occurrence in our area, something that is not unknown but are usually not heard as frequently...

Sports

Falcons beat Buffs; Pistons fall to Jets

Playoffs are underway in the Southeast Men’s Fastball League (SEMFL) where the Whitewood Falcons are hoping to win their fourth consecutive championship title and...

Small Town Smashers return from Colorado

The Small Town Smashers roller derby team has returned from Colorado where the teen squad competed in the Junior Roller Derby Association’s (JRDA) championships. The...

Opinion

This is not the end but a new beginning

All good things must come to an end. This issue of the Whitewood Herald marks the turning of a page and the end to an...

The newspaper is changing

It’s sad — but it is true. The last edition with the masthead Whitewood Herald has been printed.  After nearly 125 years of holding the...