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2017 Weekly photo challenge (week 37) Beach´╗┐

Gibraltar’s lucky enough to have some lovely beaches. My two favourites have to be Sandy Bay (above) and Catalan Bay (below).

This week’s photo challenge reminded me of a post I wrote about Gibraltar’s beaches last year… … 23 more words


Province pouring resources into fighting northern Saskatchewan wildfires

Saskatchewan continues to pour resources into fighting wildfires near remote communities northeast of Saskatoon that have forced more than 2,400 people from their homes.

The government said almost 300 firefighters are working with a fleet of helicopters to protect the Pelican Narrows area. 123 more words


Stranded teachers drive through Sask. wildfire region to prepare for school

A group of teachers from Sandy Bay, Sask., stranded in Prince Albert drove through fire and smoke Saturday to return home and prepare for the school year. 343 more words


Wildfire evacuation expenses may be covered under insurance policy: SGI

SGI says people who have been evacuated due to the northern Saskatchewan wildfires may be eligible for some expenses under their home insurance policy.

Officials with the Crown corporation said all SGI Canada customers who have a personal property policy have mass evacuation coverage, subject to limitations in individual policies. 279 more words


Progress made in wildfire fight in northern Sask., but evacuees to stay out

Despite some improvement in the fight against wildfires in northern Saskatchewan, evacuees will spend the long weekend away from home.

The provincial government provided an update Friday morning as three wildfires continue to burn in the area around… 304 more words


RCMP seize alcohol from northern Sask. communities during blitz

During a two-day traffic blitz, RCMP seized over $6,000 worth of alcohol from several northern Saskatchewan communities.

RCMP members from Pelican Narrows, Sandy Bay, Southend and Creighton participated in the two-day blitz where police were targeting alcohol and traffic-related offences. 50 more words


Roscommon Way to remain a Race Track until the thorny issue of Sandy Bay development is completed?

Any thoughts that Roscommon Way will serve any greater purpose than to satisfy the boy racers and the OIKOS transport vehicles should be put on hold. 110 more words