Ryan Dahlman

Ryan Dahlman

Managing Editor

So, what is the difference between a fiscally-conservative, right-wing party versus an ultra-social-consciously heavy-government influenced one?
Look no further than the evidence presented in recent budgets in Saskatchewan and Alberta.

Swift Current singer and songwriter Vanessa Gauvin is getting a unique opportunity to perform in front of her hometown fans. Her musical contribution will be part of a tribute to a locally iconic and unique member of the vast Swift Current music scene.

It looks like quite a large area, but to those organizing the School Days Reunion, which will take place later this year at the Jenner Arena Aug. 4-7, it’s effort well spent.

Lisa Dodd has been blessed with a prowess to play the bass guitar. The gifted 40-something Special Areas resident was just nominated for a Canadian Country Music Association 2016 Bass Player of the Year award and she finds out whether she wins Sept. 10 at the CCMA Awards show in Saskatoon. 

A Swift Current resident has been recognized by a global organization as the best in her field of interior design — this after not even one year after quitting her full-time job to start her own business.

While player registration for Swift Current Minor Baseball is continuing until April 8, Bryce Martin hopes an area that will be of great interest is the baseball umpire clinics.

After a year of consultative meetings with Alberta farmers, livestock producers and agricultural related groups, the recommendations of the Employment Standards Technical Working Group were released earlier this week. 

After a lot of hard work and dedication, Shaunavon’s The Hunter Brothers have enjoyed a smooth ride on the country music scene in 2016.

When opportunity presents itself sometimes it needs to be pursued. Kyle Composite School teacher Stephanie Ives and Principal Marlene Gillanders were able to demonstrate that valuable lesson to their students.

Talented country music singer Becky Neustaeter started her young — dare we say Fragile — career off with a bang.

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