The legal battle of who should take ownership of abandoned wells on properties left by bankrupt oil companies across the province intensified as it landed in front of the Supreme Court.

Farmers and ranchers who have received a letter from Alberta Environment and Parks regarding their water licences can be assured that none will have those water rights taken away, according to a statement sent to the Prairie Post on Friday afternoon (Feb. 23).

Thursday, 01 March 2018 11:07

Potash train derails west of Swift Current

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The derailment of a potash train west of Swift Current shut down the railway line for less than 24 hours as crews worked overnight to clear and repair the track.

Thursday, 01 March 2018 11:06

Cramer Ag Expo knocks it out of the park

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The 8th annual Cramer Ag Expo took place at Kinetic Exhibition Park in Swift Current, Feb. 22.

Thursday, 01 March 2018 11:05

Don't have a VCPR? The time to get one is now

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Getting an antibiotic for your cow will be a little harder to obtain starting Dec. 1; unless you already have established a veterinary-client-patient relationship (VCPR) with your vet.

Sunday, 04 March 2018 11:00

Group from Miller College go to Costa Rica

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There is more to Costa Rica than just a vacation destination. Costa Rica is known for its beaches, volcanoes and biodiversity but what most people don’t know is that it has a dark underbelly.

A Swift Current resident has started a GoFundMe campaign to sponsor a refugee family from Syria after visiting a refugee camp in Lebanon.

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