Saskatchewan's economy is driven by a strong export market, and figures out recently show that our province leads the nations in growth of international exports.

 

Minister of Enterprise and Innovation Lyle Stewart explains that in March, Saskatchewans exports totalled 2.2 Billion dollars, the highest in Canada.

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Free Fishing Weekend for Family Day

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Estevan City Crews are out today in full force tackling the icy conditions in and around the city. Estevan crews are out salting and sanding the streets. "The last few days we've been piling a lot of…

A Lot on the Go for Town of Lampman

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Car Thefts and Parking Issues on Agenda at Police Board Meeting

It was a light agenda for the Estevan Board of Police Commissioners yesterday but there were a few items of concern. Thefts of motor vehicles saw an increase of 250% in the month of January. "That…

Estevan Police Offer Advice for Parents in Wake of Tragic Events in Florida

The safety of their children is always on the mind of a parent. Thinking of the tragic events that occurred recently at a Flordia school, many parents are asking themselves if there is anything that…

Locals Put Denominational Beliefs Aside For One Cause

Folks of different beliefs and denominations all came together as one to support a great cause and enjoy some music. The Common Vision Concert was held on Sunday at the St. Paul's United Church, and…

Nelson Motors & Equipment Building Hit the Road

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Oxbow Pool to Begin Construction July 2018

The Town of Oxbow/Enniskillen Recreation Board and the Swimming Pool Committee have announced that construction of the long-awaited swimming pool will begin in July. "The pool is entering its 45th…

Valentine's Gets A Little Heated

There were some latecomers for Valentine's Day dinners, although through no causing of their own, on Wednesday night as fire crews responded to a blaze in the south part of town. Around 5:00 PM, they…

RCMP, EPS: Slow Down, Use Caution On The Icy Roads

One of the most commonly occurring annoyances - and hazards - to occur to a Saskatchewan driver, roads seemingly made of ice, are popping up once again. This is prompting local traffic law…

Estevan Will Have One Cannabis Outlet, Now It's A Waiting Game

It's official...Estevan will now prepare to adopt one retail outlet for marijuana in the city, to open once the substance becomes legal in July. Now, it's up to the various departments of the City to…

No Injuries In Wednesday Morning Accident

Sirens could be heard in the city around 9:00 Wednesday morning, as emergency units were seen racing south and out of town. "Estevan RCMP, Fire and EMS responded to a two vehicle, motor vehicle…

Local RCMP Connects With Community At Town Hall In Bienfait

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City Now Responsible for Wildlife Within City Limits

A pest control bylaw went through its first reading at the City Council meeting on Monday, February 12th. "It's been expanded now," explained Estevan Parks Manager, Rod March, "and the premise of the…

Estevan MLA Looks Forward to Upcoming Budget

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Thank you School Teachers and Support Staff

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Wednesday Morning Accident On Highway 18

Sirens rang out in the Energy City Wednesday morning as emergency services were called to a motor vehicle accident south of town. While details are, as of yet, sketchy, one vehicle was seen to be in…

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