MNP says tax changes would hit businesses owners hard

According to the federal government, proposed tax changes for small businesses will level an unfair playing field, but on Thursday, Sept. 14 at the Moosomin Chamber of Commerc...


Enbridge Line 3 hearings to start in Minnesota

Minnesota kicks off public hearings this week on whether to allow Enbridge Energy to replace its Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. The replacement would ...


Fire destroys three buildings in downtown Virden

Three historic buildings in Virden, MB were destroyed after an early morning fire Saturday. The three buildings were on 7th avenue, on the block to the east of the traffic ...


Minister of Trade Steven Bonk welcomes trade deal

The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the 28 member countries of the European Union (EU) took effect Sept. 21, 2017. The agreement coul...


Federal tax changes would hurt 94 per cent of small businesses

An overwhelming majority (95 per cent) of tax professionals -- and small business owners themselves --say the proposed federal tax changes will hurt middle-class business owne...


Sask manufacturing sales growth leads Canada

Saskatchewan’s manufacturing sector was busy in July, with sales up 13.5 per cent over last July (seasonally adjusted), the highest percentage increase among the provinces, to...


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Town wants to discuss school facilities

Moosomin town council is inviting the area’s representative on the school board to discuss how the school division plans to accommodate increasing enrolment at McNaughton High...


Rocanville Museum Day Saturday

Rocanville museum will be a busy place this Saturday when it invites the general public in for a walk back in time with its annual Museum Day. Museum Day is a long-time ann...


Moosomin producer car siding targeted for closure

The Agricultural Producers Association disagrees with the Canadian Pacific Railway’s decision to close at least 10 producer car loading sites in Saskatchewan, including one at...


Manitoba gov't has questions on pot legalization

Manitoba will continue to seek further clarity from the federal government on how it plans to support provinces in the implementation of The Cannabis Act, Bill C-45, while at ...


Burke arrested in Virden

In the early morning hours of Monday, September 11, 2017, Westman RCMP officers conducted a court imposed compliance check on Cory Alexander Burke, a 31-year-old male from Vir...


More students in local classrooms this fall

There are more students in local schools this fall. At Moosomin’s McNaughton High School, enrolment is rising rapidly. Projected enrolment was 288 two years ago, 330 last y...


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Sask government wants your views on pot legalization

The provincial government will be conducting a consultation survey on cannabis from Friday, September 8 to Friday, October 6. "The legalization of cannabis represents a big...


TransCanada suspends Energy East application

Days after the National Energy Board changed the rules on how pipeline projects are assessed--requiring companies to account for all upstream and downstream carbon emissions--...


More than 60 per cent of crop in the bin in southeast

Warm and dry weather has harvest well ahead of the five year average according to Saskatchewan Agriculture’s Weekly Crop Report. In southeast Saskatchewan, producers now ...


First Moosomin ranch rodeo Sept 9

Ranch rodeo is coming to Moosomin, with the first ranch rodeo planned for Saturday, Sept. 9 at the Moosomin rodeo arena at 2 pm. The rodeo is being organized by a group of ...


Tantallon Duck Derby this weekend

This Saturday at 12 pm hundreds of little yellow ducks will be dumped off a bridge and hit the water of the Qu’Appelle River running through Tantallon for a race to the finish...


Woman dies in Indian Head RCMP cells

RCMP are releasing few details on the death of a 46-year-old woman at the Indian Head detachment this weekend. The woman was in the detachment's cell area at the time. Poli...


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