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Local News
Emily Kroeker

Investigators Not Giving Up Looking For Missing Woman

Two months ago, Ruby Barnes vanished from the Carlyle area without a trace. After many tips and possible sightings, authorities are nowhere nearer to locating her.  "We continue to receive tips,... read more..

Local News
Matt Cinnamon

SETPC Chairman Ecstatic About New Highways Minister

In the eyes of the Southeast Transportation Planning Committee, the future remains bright when it comes to their efforts to keep the issues of the roads of the region in front of the provincial govern... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

Smoke Continues to Linger in the Southeast

Terri Lang with Environment Canada gives an update on the smoke coming from the British Columbia fires. Lang says, "It looks like the smoke will be with us throughout the day. Slight improvement over... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

Section of Maple Bay Closed Today

Drivers in Estevan should be aware that a section of Mable Bay will be closed today. According to the City of Estevan, the 400 Block of Maple Bay will be closed due to paving. Drivers should slow do... read more..

Local News
Matt Cinnamon

Local Farmer's Ingenuity Applied To Fire Suppression In The Field

When it comes to the ingenuity of farmers in dealing with the various conditions that beset the prairies, look no further than Alameda-area producer Edgar Hammermeister. The tinder-dry weather this y... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

Salvation Army Helps Send Kids to Camp

The Salvation Army in Estevan has been busy fulfilling kids' dreams of going to camp.  "It's our camp season, where we send kids to camp. We have sent twelve kids and 2 mothers to camp this summ... read more..

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Emily Kroeker

Swathing Underway for Crop Producers

This week’s crop report from the Ministry of Agriculture reports that southeast Saskatchewan has eight percent of the crop in the bin, with 12 percent swathed or ready for straight cut. "Things have ... read more..

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Emily Kroeker

Moosomin RCMP Releases Photos of Recent Grassfire

Highway #1 was closed for several hours on Wednesday evening as crews battled a grassfire. Heavy smoke created dangerous driving conditions which prompted authorities to close the highway.  ... read more..

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Emily Kroeker

Estevan Supports Burgers to Beat MS

The generosity of southeast Saskatchewan was on full display yesterday as Estevan's A&W raised $2531.30 during Burgers to Beat MS. "We had a fun day yesterday," sh read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

Back To School Backpack Program At The Salvation Army

The Back To School Backpack Program has been running for a few years now at the Salvation Army, and runs on donations. Ronza Reynard, the Administrative Assistant and Family Services Coordinator expl... read more..

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Emily Kroeker

Public Offering of Petroleum and Natural Gas Rights

The latest public offering of Crown petroleum and natural gas rights was held on Tuesday and generate $6.5 million in revenue for the province. There were 21 leases totalling 1,829.194 hectares for t... read more..

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Matt Cinnamon

Safety, Communication Will Be Priorities For New Minister Of Highways

Estevan MLA Lori Carr has a learning curve ahead of her as she accepts her new role of provincial Minister of Highways and Infrastructure.  She replaces David Marit, who in turn steps into forme... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

Lane Closure On 4th Street

The City Of Estevan would like to advise the public there will be lane restrictions in front of Estevan Motors on 4th Street today due to repair. The lane restriction consists of a single lane for we... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

Estevan MLA Becomes New Minister of Highways and Infrastructure

Premier Moe has announced some changes to the cabinet. * David Marit becomes Minister of Agriculture. Marit previously served as Minister of Highways and Infrastructure.* Lori Carr becomes Minister o... read more..

Local News
Lois Feaver

Tariffs Not A Problem For Local Construction Companies

The first set of tariffs were announced by the U.S. on May 31, targeting the steel and aluminum exports of Canada, Mexico, and European Union nations. Tariffs have indirect and unintended co... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

EPS Arrest Two in Separate Cases

The Estevan Police Service has made a couple arrests on August 14th in separate cases.  "Members arrested a 60-year-old male after a theft under $5000 complaint from a local off sale facili... read more..

Local News
Matt Cinnamon

Harvest Underway In Southeast Saskatchewan

Harvest is just getting underway for farmers in southeastern Saskatchewan, as they hope for the best from their combine cabs after the extreme weather swings seen this spring and summer. Alameda area... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

Dry Conditions Can Lead to Fires in the Field

As Estevan Fire and Rescue keep a close eye on the dry conditions in the fields, they are encouraging producers to take precautions to avoid starting a fire.  Fire Chief, Dale Feser says, "... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

SaskFeat questioning provincial funding

With the announcement last month from the Government of Saskatchewan that they would be providing individualized funding for children under six years of age diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sa... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

Smoke Rolls Back In

Another air quality advisory has been issued for nearly the entire province as more smoke has drifted in. The forest fires in BC and Alberta are once again to blame. Smoke is causing poor air quality... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

No Rain on the Horizon

With the record-breaking heat wave Estevan experienced over the weekend, many are hoping for some relief in the way of precipitation. According to Environment Canada, Estevan hasn’t had a significant ... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

Stoughton Water Break Creating Issues on Highway 47

According to the Town of Stoughton, a water break on Highway 47 has caused damage to the road.  Drivers are being asked to avoid the area until repairs can be made. More to follow. ... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

EPS Reminding Drivers To Keep An Eye Out for Kids

With back to school around the corner, The Estevan Police Service is urging drivers to slow down. "Police obviously spend quite a bit of time monitoring the speed zones and the school zones in E... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

Southeast Transportation Committee Keeping the Pressure on

They say the squeaky wheel gets the grease, and that is exactly what the Southeast Transportation Committee is banking on when it comes to fixing highways in the province. Number one on their priority... read more..

Local News
Matt Cinnamon

Four Road Restrictions Tuesday In Estevan

Several road closures are in effect throughout the Energy City for Tuesday, August 14th.  According to the City of Estevan, Jensen Road will be closed to traffic for the day for maintenance. The... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

City Disregards Tenders For Waterline During Council Meeting

The City Council meeting was this evening with MLA Lori Carr in attendance. Mayor Roy Ludwig says, "I was very happy that Lori Carr came this evening and we had a lot of very good questions for her an... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

Nominations Open for 2019 Saskatchewan Order of Merit

Each year the Government of Saskatchewan recognizes outstanding citizens with the Order of Merit. The province aims to recognize any individuals who have helped make Saskatchewan a better place to liv... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

Southeast Adapting to New Normal

Recent job numbers for the southeast show a positive outlook for the region. The unemployment rate for the southeast is at 4.4% while the provincial rate is 6.6%.  "I've been noticing ... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

New Temperature Records Set Across Southeast

Terri Lang, with Environment Canada  "We saw a massive ridge of high pressure over western Canada really intensify over the weekend. It brought record-breaking heat for many places acr... read more..

Local News
Emily Kroeker

Roadside Saliva Test Device Awaits Approval

As we draw closer to the legalization of marijuana, the government is starting to close the gap on enforcing the new impaired driving laws. Upon receiving advice from an independent committee includi... read more..

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