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18 days or five years: Pain of missing children overtakes families

Five years ago Friday, Cody Ridge Wolfe set off from his grandmother’s in the Lestock area for a friend’s place. He never made it.

The last traces of the 17-year-old were texts he sent, describing the washed-out road on Muskowekwan First Nation he was trying to navigate. 615 more words

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In wake of execution of Canadian John Ridsdel, local activist continues letters 'for the others'

A Saskatoon activist, shocked by the murder in the Philippines of a man with Saskatchewan ties, says he will continue to ask Canadians to write to the federal government urging it to continue working to free the remaining hostages. 708 more words

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Yorkton RCMP looking for teen missing for eight days

Yorkton Municipal RCMP are asking for the public’s help tracking down a teenage girl who has been missing for over a week.

Sixteen-year-old Mekayla Bali was reported missing on April 12. 90 more words


Water Security Agency raises possibility of minor flooding in east-central Sask.

The province’s Water Security Agency continues to warn about the possibility of minor flooding in the Assiniboine River Basin north of Yorkton.

“That’s probably the biggest area of concern right now,” WSA spokesman Patrick Boyle said Tuesday. 449 more words

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Minor flooding possible for eastern Saskatchewan

Above normal temperatures and heavy snow cover north of Yorkton could lead to flooding in eastern Saskatchewan.

According to the province’s Water Security Agency, rapid snow melt in the Assiniboine River basin has the potential to cause over-bank flows in the area and for some roadways to be topped with water. 106 more words


Yorkton, Sask. teen missing for 8 days

YORKTON, Sask. – Yorkton RCMP are renewing their request to help locate a missing teen who may have travelled to the Saskatoon or Regina area. 130 more words


Landslide victories for Warren Kaeding and Greg Ottenbreit

The results are in and clearly the SaskParty has avalanched into another term in office. Locally, we congratulate our two winners.

WARREN KAEDING – (Melville-Saltcoats) 134 more words