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Prevost and Maguire sing to support victims of bullying
Codie Prevost, a five-time Saskatchewan Country Music Award Fans Choice Entertainer of the Year, shares his anti-bullying message during the Imagine No Bullying tour stop in Swift Current on Dec. 4. National Philanthropy award winner Stephen Maguire shared his talents and anti-bullying message during a concert at O.M. Irwin School during the ... (more)
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Weather freezes out fun at CP Holiday Train
Proof that there was no lip singing during the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train's brief stop in Swift Current on Dec. 6. Melanie Doane did not let the -45 windchill slow her enthusiasm for fiddling during the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train's stop in Swift Current on Dec. 6. Doc Walker member Dave Wasyliw belts out a song during a brief Canadian ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Morning Wind Chill warning issued for Swift Current and area
Environment Canada has issued a Wind Chill Warning for the Swift Current - Herbert - Cabri - Kyle - Lucky Lake forecast region, advising of wind chill values below -40 Celsius for this morning.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Quartetto Gelato coming to Swift Current on Dec. 2
The Swift Current Allied Arts Council is pleased that Quartetto Gelato will be the fourth performance for the 2013-2014 season of Stars for Saskatchewan on Dec. 2. Quartetto Gelato is virtuosic showpieces, romantic tenor arias, pyrotechnical solos, blazing gypsy show pieces, multi-instrument mastery and a world accordion champion.
Winter Storm Watch in effect across Southwest
Southern Saskatchewan is bracing for the arrival of winter weather, with Environment Canada issuing a Winter Storm Watch calling for 10 to 15 centimeters of snow followed by frigid arctic air which will plunge the temperature to as low as -28 Celsius later in the week.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Jamie McDonald's heroic journey
Jamie McDonald jogged into Swift Current on Grey Cup Sunday, escorted the final few kilometres by the RCMP.
Fresh Start secures funding to support homeless youth in Swift Current
Fresh Start Board members Jim Appleyard, Pat Olson, and Jerry Reimer join with Fresh Start Executive Director Sally Wiens in announcing the opening of JP's Place to address the issue of youth homelessness.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Three finalists selected to keep bidding on long-term care facility
Three companies have been shortlisted to participate in the next stage of the competitive selection process to build the new 225 bed long-term care facility in Swift Current.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
SaskPower set to overhaul power grid
By The StarPhoenix Saskatchewan's aging power grid needs a major overhaul during the next decade to ensure a reliable supply of power, president and CEO of SaskPower Robert Watson says.
Schafer to moderate session at 2014 SUMA Convention
Swift Current Mayor Jerrod Schafer was recently asked to moderate a session at the 2014 Annual Saskatchewan Urban Municipality Association's convention to be held in Regina.
Knight Nissan celebrates grand opening
Participating in the official ribbon cutting at Friday's grand opening of Knight Nissan in Swift Current were: Steve Mitchell - Dealer operations Manager, Nissan Canada and Al Watkins - Fixed Operations Manager, Nissan Canada along with Knight Nissan staff members Joel Courchaine - General Manager, Storm Dafoe - Reception, Terry Martens - Sales ... (more)
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Large Green Lentil input study
In 2011 and 2012, Wheatland Conservation Area Inc. had an ADOPT project demonstrating the role of various inputs on large green lentil production.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Crimestoppers - Vehicle batteries stolen in Stewart Valley
On Nov. 12, a total of 80 used automobile batteries were reported stolen to the Swift Current Rural RCMP from a business located just off Highway #4 in Stewart Valley.
Music for a Winter Night to be performed in Shaunavon and Swift Current
The Swift Current Oratorio Choir celebrates World Choral Day on December 8 by presenting "Music for a Winter Night", with special guest Prairie Spirit.
CP Holiday Train will roll through Southwest on Dec. 6
Santa Claus will be riding the rails when the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train rolls across the Southwest this holiday season.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Swift Current Filipino Association hosting fundraiser today
In response to the devastating damage of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, the Filipino Association of Swift Current and Area will be hosting a fund-raising day today.
City should return annexed land back to RM to avoid debt increase
Over the past few weeks there have been several references to the City of Swift Current needing to borrow in order to pay the compensation awarded by the Saskatchewan Municipal Board in their annexation hearing.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Football fans delayed by icy roads, travel still not advised
According to Highway Hotline, part of the Trans-Canada Highway from east of Moose Jaw to west of Swift Current is not recommended for travel.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Regina Leader Post
Metis Nation-Saskatchewan seeks input
The three-member panel will make four stops in the southern part of the province next week.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Trouble on Highway 1
RCMP would like to ask motorists to use caution when driving on Saskatchewan roads during this inclement weather.