Closure of Local Community Newspapers

Due to the uncertainty surrounding the economy in this time of COVID, The Prairie Newspaper Group has made the decision to permanently cease publication of the four Corner Pocket newspapers: the Reston Recorder, Melita New Era, Souris Plaindealer and the Deloraine Times & Star.

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It was a difficult decision to make, and we would like to thank our readers, advertisers, and most importantly, our staff, for their loyalty and dedication over the years.

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