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WDFD Access Scallion Creek

WDFD Access Scallion Creek

Wallace District Fire Department’s training site is expanding. For a water source, oilfield matting is providing a road between the training centre and the Scallion Creek, running north of Virden near the municipal airport.
K-6 Awards at Elkhorn School

K-6 Awards at Elkhorn School

Now that the excitement and pomp of high school graduation week is over it is time for the K-6 grade students of Elkhorn school to have their special day.

RCMP Report: July 1, 2016

Sergeant Ed Riglinreported 56 calls for service between June 20 and June 28. Five false alarms and 11 traffic tickets occurred during this time frame. June 20 A false alarm to a building in Virden. A report of a break in at a Kola residence.
Canada Day Celebrations at Elkhorn

Canada Day Celebrations at Elkhorn

Canada Day 2016 in Elkhorn had a few different items this year, and in looking back to last week, they made for a great day in the village and at the newly cleared and fenced grounds at the Elkhorn Auto Museum.

RCMP Report: July 8, 2016

Staff Sergeant Steve Sumner reported 73 calls for service between June 29 and July 5. Seven false alarms and 18 traffic tickets occurred during this time frame. June 29 An alarm call to a business in Elkhorn.
Virden Celebrates Canada Day

Virden Celebrates Canada Day

Virden and area residents gathered in the beautifully decorated Victoria Park to celebrate Canada’s Birthday.
Shirtsleeve Classic celebrating 25 years

Shirtsleeve Classic celebrating 25 years

This year, there’s a line-up to curl in the event that turned into a weekend of fun in Miniota, for 25 years – curling in the middle of July.
Elkhorn Grown

Elkhorn Grown

The theme of this year’s graduation class at Elkhorn School was “Homegrown” taken from a song whose chorus says, “Here in a small town where it feels like home, I got everything I need and nothing that I don’t.
Graduation at Plainview Colony School

Graduation at Plainview Colony School

Graduation day at Plainview Hutterite Colony School was a bit different this year in that the graduation class of two did not want a big grad ceremony.
Elkhorn Splash Park donation

Elkhorn Splash Park donation

The Elkhorn community Splash Park is closer to its $375,000 goal with a recent donation from Tundra Oil and Gas Partnership.