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Local News
Corey Atkinson

City's Proposed 2019 Budget Includes No Increase In Taxes Or Utility Rates

The city is planning some ambitious ideas for the proposed 2019 budget, but they won’t be including any higher taxes or utlility increases. The proposed budget was prepared by city administration and... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Pharmacies Running Out Of Flu Vaccine

It’s been a tough flu season in Canada and now some pharmacies in the Estevan area have been running out of the flu vaccine. Jeff Hilderman at the Estevan Pharmasave has seen his pharmacy run out of ... read more..

Local News
Rob Mahon

Propbusters and Pilots Applaud Drone Legislation

After a drone scare at London's Heathrow Airport, Transport Canada announced there were changes coming to the laws around drone use in Canada. All drones from 250 grams to 25 kilograms must now be use... read more..

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Corey Atkinson

Building Permits In City Down In 2018

Building permits for 2018 were down significantly from 2017, Estevan city council learned Monday night. The monthly building permit report gave an overview of how many building permits the city issue... read more..

Local News
Nick Nielsen

Three Ballots Needed Each for Police Board, Remuneration Board

At City Council's regular meeting Monday night, two boards needed people on it from the public at large - and the results were so close there were multiple ballots needed.  It took three votes f... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

Festival Of Lights Shone Bright in 2018

The Festival of lights had a great turnout in 2018. They jumped from 11 participants in 2017 to 25 participants this year in 2018 and had an abundance of positive feedback from people driving through ... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

*Update* SaskTel Experiencing Long Distance Issues

“All circuits are busy. Please hang up and try your call again later.” This is the message many across Saskatchewan are hearing this morning when trying to make a long distance phone call or a call a... read more..

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Sarah Hodgson

SHA Advice for Those With Seasonal Affective Disorder

Seasonal Affective Disorder is commonly known as winter depression. While the winter months, in particular, can be challenging for those who are dealing with S.A.D., the disorder is not necessarily sp... read more..

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Sarah Hodgson

Province Seeks Public Input on Sask Libraries Engagement Report

As part of the library engagement process, the public is now invited to provide their feedback on Legislative Secretary Terry Dennis’s Report of Saskatchewan Public Libraries Engagement. Over the cou... read more..

Local News
Lois Feaver

Empowering Women Through Envision

Abuse has been an issue in our province, Envision Counseling is seeking to help. Christa Daku with Envision Counseling, "Women's Empowerment support group coming up in Estevan and Weyburn, the one in... read more..

Local News
Nick Nielsen

Geothermal Plant Coming To Estevan

Friday's announcement of the Federal Government allotting $25 million towards a geothermal project  caught many in the southeast by surprise, but it's a project that's been well in the making for... read more..

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Lois Feaver

Kitchen A Voice For Energy Sector

2018 has been a year of promise and disappointment in our province, all while the Saskatchewan people continue to rise up for their jobs and livelihood.  Member of Parliament Dr. Robert Kitchen ... read more..

Local News
Nick Nielsen

**BREAKING**Estevan to Get Canada's First Geothermal Power Plant

The Canadian Government Released this statement just after noon today:   The Government of Canada is taking strong steps to protect the environment and grow the economy, while creating good, mi... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Yellow Vests Protest Trudeau With Convoy Outside Town Hall In Regina

Video Courtesy of Jay Riedel While some questions were being asked inside a town hall meeting at the University of Regina about the carbon tax and other issues surrounding read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Estevan Man Asks Trudeau Question About Carbon Tax

The town hall meeting Thursday in Regina with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a strong Estevan presence. Jason LeBlanc was in the front row and able to ask a question of the Trudeau, who has been u... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

Three Unvaccinated Children Have Died from the Flu

Health officials in Saskatchewan have released some statistics that are making some rethink their position on the flu. Six people have died from the flu this winter in Saskatchewan compared to just t... read more..

Local News
Nick Nielsen

Tax Season Just Around the Corner

As the old saying goes, there's two things in life you can guarantee: death, and taxes. With the tax season coming soon, it's important to check up on some of the major things that may have changed to... read more..

Local News
Daniel Espelien

Local Artist Featured On Provincial Compilation Album

Recently Estevan band Total Imaginary Mind Experience had an opportunity to submit a track for the compilation album, Saskatchewan Got It Covered.  Artists from across the province were asked to... read more..

Local News
Nick Nielsen

Yellow Vests Will be Represented in Regina Tonight

With the Prime Minister coming to Saskatchewan for the first time since last summer, meeting in Regina for a town hall to discuss the state of the middle class, the economy, and the job situation acro... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Home Invasion / Homicide Case Raises Questions About How Much Force Is Too Much

The homicide and home invasion case in Weyburn recently has raised the issue of how much people can do in the case their home is invaded. Ladouceur couldn’t speak directly about the Weyburn case but ... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

*UPDATED* Accident On 13th Ave and 5th Street

At approximately 11:05 this morning there was a collision in the intersection of 13th Avenue and 5th street between a Northbound Semi and Eastbound F-150 truck. "Members attended to&nb... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

Fuel Forecast for 2019 Foresees 'Bumpy Ride'

January has shown incredibly low prices at the pumps, but according to experts, it's not going to last for long in 2019.  Dan McTeague is the Senior Petroleum Analyst with GasBuddy.com and they ... read more..

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Sarah Hodgson

Saskatchewanderer Aiming to Show Sask Diversity

It's a new year meaning there is a new Saskatchewanderer. Zane Buchanan was recently named to the position for 2019 and he's excited to get going with his new role. "I just think it's such a rare op... read more..

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Sarah Hodgson

CAA Says Don't Be a Phantom Vehicle Driver

Before sunrise, after sunset and also in bad weather, phantom vehicles can create visibility issues for other drivers. Phantom vehicles are virtually invisible from behind because their rear lights ar... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

FSIN Welcomes Sixties Scoop Apology, but Wants Action

Yesterday Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe read an apology on behalf of the province to survivors of the Sixties Scoop, and while the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) accepted the apolo... read more..

Local News
Nick Nielsen

Road Clearing Challenges Still Present Despite Lack of Snow

You may think that the challenges when it come to clearing roads in year like the one the southeast has experienced so far may be far and in between, and you'd be right for the most part, but the city... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

BREAKING NEWS - Humboldt Semi Driver Pleads Guilty

The semi driver involved in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash has pleaded guilty to all 29 counts he was facing. Jaskirat Singh Sidhu was in a Melfort courtroom on the morning on January 8th where ... read more..

Local News
Lois Feaver

Close Call Sets Reminder To Slow Down Around Emergency Vehicles

Jared Story owner and operator of JS TruckMart is helping to send out a reminder to the public after many close calls with traffic. He recalls the most recent incident, "We were just doing a simple t... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

SARSAV Hosting Meeting In Estevan and Area

Estevan is one of the Cities to host a SARSAV meeting with the hopes to create a chapter here in the southeast. The meeting will be full of information from Corporal Dale Riffel with the RCMP as well ... read more..

Local News
Sarah Hodgson

2018 Held A Busy Year For St. Joseph Hospital

2018 was a year of overcoming challenges for St. Joseph's Hospital as they began the year with a shortage of physicians. All the staff managed to help keep the crisis from getting too out of hand and ... read more..

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