Tags » Rocanville

PotashCorp miners trapped underground after fire at Rocanville potash mine

Dozens of PotashCorp miners were trapped underground overnight after a fire broke out at a potash mine in in Rocanville, Sask.

The fire started at around 3:45 p.m. 65 more words


Saskatchewan miners briefly stuck underground after small earthquake southeast of Yorkton

Some people were shaken awake and some miners stuck underground in southeast Saskatchewan when a magnitude 3.8 earthquake hit early Monday morning.

Earthquakes Canada said it happened around 4:40 a.m., and was centred about 32 kilometres east-southeast of Yorkton. 221 more words


Pilot dead after small aircraft crash near Rocanville, Sask.

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is investigating a fatal aircraft crash in southeast Saskatchewan.

At around 6:15 p.m. CT on Friday, Moosomin RCMP were called to a farm near Rocanville, Sask. 71 more words