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Thursday, 27 February 2014 15:23

SunDogs donate time and skills to Special Olympics

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The 2013-14 Great Plains College SunDogs have bounced in to assist their community and are helping to train individuals to participate on a Special Olympics basketball team.

It’s known as Pancake Day or Pancake Tuesday, but no matter what you call it, Shrove Tuesday will be March 4 this year.

Frontier Days Ag & Ex Association and the City of Swift Current are searching for a Frontier Days, Centennial Year Ambassador. Applications are now being accepted for female and male contestants from the ages of 16 – 21. The crowning of the Frontier Ambassador will be made at a special wine and cheese reception on June 7 at the Palliser Building, Kinetic Exhibition Park. 

The Swift Current SPCA has launched a fundraising initiative to counter the growing cost of operating the shelter and to maintain its current services.

Lions clubs across Saskatchewan will participate in an innovative diabetes detection program over the next two years that will make it easier for people to determine if they are at risk to develop Type 2 diabetes.

A record harvest for the Swift Current-based Grasslands Growing Projects will result in significant financial support for Canadian Foodgrains Bank development programs around the world.

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