Local News

Residents attacked by intruders in town ally

Two local men ended up in a confrontation with trespassers on their property over the weekend. “I never really thought it was anything other than some kids up to no good,” one of the men...

News

Firefighters slightly injured while responding to grass fire

Two firefighters were slightly injured responding to a fire over the long weekend when the vehicle they were responding with struck a washout. Shortly after...

Outpouring of support for Lyle Balogh

From Langbank and Kennedy, to White Bear to Whitewood to Wapella, a number of communities have held fundraisers or are planning fundraisers to show...

Rollover simulator set to flip in Broadview

The importance of buckling up will be demonstrated in Broadview next week when a rollover simulator demonstration is held on June 1. A baby...

Bear is re-elected as chief of Ochapowace

Ochapowace First Nation council will have a new face around the table following the elections that were held for the chief and councillors on...

Sports

Fastball season underway for Falcons and Pistons

Both Whitewood teams took to the field on opening night of the Southeast Men’s Fastball League (SEMFL) with the Whitewood Falcons travelling to Fleming,...

Ochap archer takes aim at NAIG games

When the archery competition kicks off at the North American Indigenous Games in Toronto this summer, Ochapowace First Nation’s Ernest Denton George should be...

Opinion

Physically activity is for the dogs

When it comes to my dogs, I don’t like to use the ‘F’ word in describing them – everyone else does, but I don’t....

Dangers in our small community

The recent incident of two men being confronted while checking their premises during the night after spotting intruders brings the reality to our small...