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Thursday, May 23, 2024
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By Matthew Liebenberg The Reid Lake Property Owners Group is raising concerns about the proposed irrigation expansion at Duncairn Reservoir after receiving a Water Security Agency (WSA) document through an access to information request. The document provides an assessment of the potential impacts...
By Nick Kossovan The adage, "You can achieve anything you set your mind to," is a cruel lie.   You most likely heard this phrase when you were young, your future was wide open, and your world was filled with possibilities. Due to your youthful, hopeful, and irrational...
SUN Local 69 President Rachel Hyatt-Hiebert (at front) makes a presentation during a City of Swift Current council meeting, Jan. 22. SUN Local 69 Vice-President Angie Achter is seated next to her.
By Matthew Liebenberg The Swift Current SPCA’s annual financial appeal is requesting the support of the community to ensure sufficient funds for the care of stray, lost and unwanted pets. “We are basically a community-funded shelter,” Fundraiser Manager Ashley Muhle said. “So we...
Swift Current Rural RCMP are looking for a white 1997 Ford Econoline camper van that was last seen west bound on Highway 1 near Carmichael, SK. The license plate is MB marker DJS512 and the vehicle is reported stolen.  If you see this vehicle please contact your local RCMP or...
By Matthew Liebenberg Twelve-year-old Kylie Stock of Swift Current will be combining her joy of singing and a desire to help others when she participates at TeleMiracle 48. She successfully auditioned to be one of the performers from Saskatchewan during the 20-hour telethon and she is also raising funds for the...
Contributed Swift Current City Council approved the City’s 2024 Municipal Budget on the recommendation of Mayor Al Bridal during a special meeting of Council on Tuesday, January 16, 2024. The 2024 Budget comes in at $84,783,436 with $73,073,186 making up Operating & Utility Expenses and the remaining $11,710,250 comprising Capital Expenditures....
Submitted  Great Plains College, in partnership with the Southwest Literacy Committee, will celebrate Family Literacy Day on January 27. A week-long celebration with different activities has been planned from January 22 to 28, 2024. This year’s theme, “Let’s Have a Family Party” celebrates 25 years of Family Literacy Day and...
Contributed The Swift Current Municipal RCMP are asking the public to be on the lookout for a female believed to be committing frauds within southwest Saskatchewan and Alberta. The female appears to be targeting Co-op gas stations and uses manually entered stolen credit card numbers to purchase lottery tickets. The...
By Matthew Liebenberg A monitoring project by the Swift Current Creek Watershed Stewards (SCCWS) has provided an update on the water quality and stream health of the creek. The SCCWS produced a detailed report about the 2023 monitoring results to discuss and highlight the findings.


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