Wednesday September 24, 2014


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EDITORIAL - Support for spousal abuse important

The stark reality of spousal abuse seemed to be brought into focus for many when footage of National Football League player Ray Rice attacking his wife in an elevator came to light recently.


Hatchery switchover should be smooth

Welcome to Week CXXII of 'Fishing Parkland Shorelines'. Like most of us I am a novice fisherman,...

Watkins incident underscores subtle problem

We have come a long way in terms of gay rights, but we still have a long way to go.

Television service at a crossroads

The CRTC is about to convene and hold meetings concerning the future of television and how cable...

Frustrated with StatsCan

This was supposed to be a column about 2013 crime statistics for Yorkton. During the summer, as...

Considering being a house pet

View from the Cheap Seats is kind of an extension of the newsroom. Whenever our three regular...

Plan to attend our annual meeeting

It’s meeting time! The Yorkton and District Horticultural Society will be holding the first...

How good are you at playing God?

My husband, joined by another minister, hosts a half-hour Christian radio program called “God ...

Prescription for health: fight global warming

What if we could reduce worldwide deaths from disease, starvation and disaster while improving the...

Shocked by contract demands

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is stunned by some of the contract demands by a federal...

Tale of the green tailed walleye taker

Welcome to Week CXXI of 'Fishing Parkland Shorelines'. Like most of us I am a novice fisherman,...

Book Review

The old adage about not judging book by its cover certainly holds true for the graphic novel Six-...

Timmies is just not that into you

Let the sacrilege begin.


Letter to the Editor - Recipe well appreciated

Dear Editor,In June my husband and I stopped at the Tourism Yorkton Visitor Information Kiosk on...

Letter to the Editor - More wetlands means less flooding

Dear Editor:The latest simulated study conducted on the Smith Creek basin has identified many...

Letter to the Editor - NDP no longer

Dear Editor,Have we come to a time in politics where everything a person ever says in public, on...

Letter to the Editor - Old YAA worked

Dear Editor:As a former Chairman of the Yorkton Airport Authority I feel it necessary to correct...

Letter to the Editor - Chamber worker reaction mixed

Dear Editor:The Board of Directors of the Yorkton Chamber of Commerce has a mixed reaction to the...

Letter to the Editor - CWB debate still goes on

Dear EditorThis spring, farmers have been receiving cheques from the former Canadian Wheat Board....

Letter to the Editor - Not liking free TV promotion

Dear Editor:I’m writing to express my objections to our crown corporation, SaskTel giving...

Letter to the Editor - Trudeau immature kid

Dear Editor:An open letter to Justine TrudeauDear MP Justine Trudeau:Not long ago you publicly...

Letter to the Editor - Chamber takes worker concerns to MP

Dear Editor:Recently, some of the Directors of the Yorkton Chamber of Commerce engaged in a...

Letter to the Editor - Trudeau stance wrong

Dear Editor:On May 8, 2014 as I was watching CTV news I heard Justin Trudeau declare that the...

Letter to the Editor - Ritz’s Bill makes grain companies rich

Dear Editor:Minister Ritz’s bill on “Grain Marketing Freedom” has created a...

Letter to the Editor - Pro-Life stance sours maybe Liberal

Dear Editor:Recently Justin Trudeau stated that as leader of the Liberal Party he will not allow an ...


SaskPower’s sorry smart meter saga


EDITORIAL - Tax increases likely the future norm

Enrolment speaks to rural influence decline


EDITORIAL - Time to rededicate to driving diligence

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Quick Vote

  • Who would you rate the best player in the Canadian Football League?
  • a) Jon Cornish
  • 65%
  • b) Solomon Elimimian
  • 8%
  • c) Ricky Ray
  • 27%
  • Total Votes: 26



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