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Surface Rights Board hears local case

Surface Rights Board hears local case

Cromer area land owner Carlyle Jorgensen took Tundra Oil & Gas Partnership to task at a Surface Rights Board hearing in an attempt to be compensated for costs incurred for working around oil equipment on his land.
Virden Lions recycle batteries

Virden Lions recycle batteries

“It’s a win-win. We raise money and we help out the environment,” says Barry O’Grady, treasurer for the Virden Lions Club.
Kirkella Visitor Centre will open

Kirkella Visitor Centre will open

The Visitor Centre located near Kirkella on the TransCanada Highway will open this season after all.
Local reeve speaks with Prime Minister

Local reeve speaks with Prime Minister

Residents of rural Manitoba sometimes feel their issues are lost on the rest of the province. So, it was a pleasant surprise to Rick Plaisier, Reeve of the R.M. of Sifton, to speak with Prime Minister Stephen Harper.
Repairs needed for Oak Lake Beach Provincial Park

Repairs needed for Oak Lake Beach Provincial Park

Although dike work has been completed both east and west around Oak Lake Provincial Park, in the R.M. of Sifton, the dam still needs to be reconstructed, explains Reeve of Sifton Rick Plaisier.
Provincial road within an inch of misery

Provincial road within an inch of misery

Between last year and this spring, some 8,000 visitors travelled to Westwood Ranch Garden Centre, says Mark Humphries, proprietor of the family operated business. “ People are sticking with us and coming back,” he says, despite the roads.
Beaver woes in Wallace-Woodworth

Beaver woes in Wallace-Woodworth

Good fences make good neighbours, as the saying goes. But in the R.M. of Wallace-Woodworth, water troubles don’t stop at fencelines.

R.M. of Sifton

The regular meeting of the Council of the Rural Municipality of Sifton was held in the council chambers in Oak Lake at 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 9, 2015.
Skate Drive - A Tribute to Zoey

Skate Drive - A Tribute to Zoey

A teen lost her best friend when Saskatchewan figure skater Zoe Lesy, lost her life in the icy Assiniboine River this past March. Now, Shayanne Bear is creating an ongoing memorial to her friend and fellow skater - a tribute that will bless others.

Fort La Bosse School Divison - June 6, 2015

The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees was held in the Division board room Monday, May 25. Present were G. Draper; C. Russell; D. Campion; B. Cochrane; L. Irwin; C. Lowes; R. Masson; D. Jamieson; M. Walker; B.
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