Tuesday September 16, 2014




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EDITORIAL - Tax increases likely the future norm

Yorkton Council passed the City’s 2015 budget Monday, and it is a document which will mean a significant tax increase to local taxpayers.

Columnists

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.

More mistakes in crime laws disturbing

I really wish I could say I am surprised that for a second week in a row a Conservative crime bill...

Droning on about using drones

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

Time to clean up yards and gardens

As my Great-Grammie always used to say, “you never stop learning”, and that is so true...

Count your graces

In my quiet moments, when I count my many blessings, when I name them one by one, and can’t...

Environmental issues need your involvement

Passenger pigeons were once a remarkable story of nature’s abundance. Despite producing only...

Cat monitoring

Facial recognition software, increasingly important to global anti-terrorism operations, is being...

A not so manly tale of fishing

Welcome to Week CXX of ‘Fishing Parkland Shorelines’. Like most of us I am a novice...

Birdie chirps on SaskPower plan

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) regularly investigates the government based on...

Reason absent in ice bucket debate

Vacations can be a time for checking out and apparently I did just that. When I got back last...


Letters

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 ...


Editorial

Enrolment speaks to rural influence decline


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EDITORIAL - Time to rededicate to driving diligence


An added perspective of the Romanow days


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EDITORIAL - Lessons to be learned from past


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