Through two meetings in 2016, a group of Swift Current women has raised more than $20,000 for two worthwhile charities.
Every year, the prognosticators outline the importance of the upcoming year, but arguably 2017 is one of those make it or break it years for a lot of people, industries and politicians.
The cover of the book Farm Workers in Western Canada: Injustices and Activism, a collection of nine essays written by university professors activists is especially appropriate in representing the journey of farm workers in Alberta — a barn sits in the foreground with a violent lightning storm off in the distance.
Come January, the Eco-Adventures 306 Collective (Cypress Hills Eco-Adventures Ltd. and Elk Ridge Eco-Adventures Ltd.) will technically no longer exist ... at least just in name.
Take a moment right now and think of those in the service industries and the verbal/written abuse they are currently taking this December.
Canadians can expect to pay on the average three to five per cent more for food in 2017, which is an increase of as much as $420 for the average family on an annual basis.
George Tsougrianis is a well-known name in southwest Saskatchewan with his Southwest TV News and My Local TV work as well as being the CEO/operator of Overtime Communications.
Although it's never enough, the Alberta Sugar Beet Growers (ASBG) organization as a whole was pleased with the final totals regarding the 2016 harvest, all things considered.
It's the beginning of December.