Local News

Family narrowly avoids carbon monoxide tragedy

A young couple and their two children had a scare of their lifetime when it was discovered that they had been sleeping in their Whitewood home when the carbon monoxide levels were dangerously high. Britney...

News

PVSD releases school calendar; explains developing process

With the release of the 2017-18 school year calendar, parents can begin the work of arranging childcare for non-school days and family trips....

Ochapowace man dies following violent fight

Two young children are now fatherless after a young man died from injuries sustained during a violent fight that broke out in the vicinity...

Youth at risk aren’t only in the big cities

Joe Roberts is an example of “community investment gone wrong.” Roberts is pushing a shopping cart across Canada to raise awareness about homelessness. He stopped...

Two run for chief – 20 for council at Ochapowace

Members of the Ochapowace First Nation will head to the polls on May 20 to elect a chief and council. There are two people running...

Sports

Bear and Neuls hoist WHL cup for first time

The Seattle Thunderbirds may be based on the west coast of the United States but they had a huge following of fans in southeastern...

Diva Dance Grenfell celebrates 20 years

Dancers from Grenfell and surrounding area took to the stage on Saturday afternoon, celebrating the 2017 season and 20 years of dance in Grenfell. The...

Opinion

Think before you complete that purchase

Attention shoppers: Your online habits are killing your community. For anyone wondering why a lot of small town businesses are closing their doors and why...

Who should promote our town?

I have heard from some people that the newspaper should be the one promoting our community and to this I totally agree. Except that...