Ryan Dahlman

Ryan Dahlman

Managing Editor

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

If someone sees Swift Current music artist Glenna Switzer go up to her, (figuratively) pinch her and tell her she’s not dreaming.

There was a lot of excitement in the Kyle Community Sports Centre Feb. 25 as the popular senior men’s Kyle Elks hockey team battled Edam in the Saskatchewan Hockey Association playoffs.

With the countryside littered with fragments of shot-down (trial) balloons as the release of the Saskatchewan budget nears the end of this month, Premier Brad Wall is at his first real crossroads.

Not that they are smiling smugly somewhere, but one has to know that Alberta Farmworkers Union’s Eric Musekamp and Darlene Dunlop are feeling a little bit of redemption and justification in their more than decade-long battle for establishing farm workers’ rights.

A major sporting event is making a return to Special Areas after being on hiatus since April 2013.On March 25, the Joel Kelts Memorial Boxing Card takes place and the previous cards’ organizer is back, ready to lead a group of boxers, albeit green ones, back into the ring.

Dan Perrins, ironically was a deputy minister under Premier Lorne Calvert. So why would a Sask. Party government name a former NDP cabinet minister to head up a commission?

The goal of Southwest Youth Emergency Shelter organization’s facility, Dorie’s House, is to provide relieve for those youths and teenagers struggling finding shelter.

Teamed up with Cindy Doire as part of Scarlet Jane or flying solo, singer Andrea Ramolo is a gifted songwriter, musician and performer.

Swift Current will be the site for an important workshop in March.

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