Thursday, 16 August 2012 09:56

Skateboard competition in Swift Current rolls today

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For the past 13 years, skateboarders from across the prairies have been flocking to Swift Current to participate in the annual Chris Wheeler Skateboard Competition. On Aug. 16, it rolls on.

While personal health is a good recipe for a good life, a Saskatoon doctor believes a focus on health will also do wonders for Canadian democracy.

The Cypress Hills area in southwest Saskatchewan has been fascinating humans for centuries and now flights in a classic Canadian plane provides a unique way to explore the pine-covered highlands from the sky.

Thursday, 16 August 2012 08:22

Rats found at Medicine Hat landfill

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Alberta Agriculture Minister Verlyn Olson was at the Medicine Hat Landfill site Aug. 15 along with officials from the City of Medicine Hat and Cypress County to talk about rats discovered there Aug. 9.

Wednesday, 15 August 2012 10:51

Pet Show in Cardston was fun ‘fur’ everyone

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The annual Heritage Week pet show proved to be the most successful this year at the Cardston agridome.

A new partnership between the Swift Current Broncos and Living Sky Casino promises to bring big-name entertainment to the city each fall, starting with Grammy Award-winning country music star Dwight Yoakam.

Tuesday, 14 August 2012 09:41

Sask. gov't helping Alta. in battling pine beetles

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Saskatchewan will contribute $450,000 to mountain pine beetle control efforts in Alberta as the two provinces work together to aggressively detect and remove infested trees at the leading edge of the infestation in eastern Alberta.

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