Matthew Liebenberg

Matthew Liebenberg

Reporter/Photographer

The City of Swift Current will ask the Saskatchewan Municipal Board (SMB) to re-establish the current debt limit while over $7.3 million will have to be borrowed to finance various infrastructure investments in the 2017 budget.

The contributions of southwest Saskatchewan residents to their communities were recognized at a Celebrate Canada 150 medal ceremony in Swift Current.

All five Saskatchewan Party leadership candidates emphasized the need to continue Brad Wall's legacy at their first debate in Swift Current, Oct. 19.

Carla Beck, the Saskatchewan NDP's deputy house leader and MLA for Regina Lakeview, believes the opportunity for political change in Saskatchewan has increased since the 2016 provincial election.

Various emergency services participated in a simulated scenario at the Swift Current Airport on Oct. 11 to test their readiness to deal with a real emergency event at the airfield.

Friday, 20 October 2017 09:34

Prairie Quill Writers Group was impressive

The members of the Prairie Quills Writers Group released their latest anthology with an evening of reading and music at the Art Gallery of Swift Current, Oct. 13. 

Two African grandmothers will be among the guest speakers at a book launch in Swift Current for a new book about grandmothers across the African continent who raised children orphaned by the AIDS pandemic.

The construction of a new equipment storage facility for the City of Swift Current's heavy equipment will result in long-term cost saving on leased storage space.

The Chinook School Division's transportation department is looking at ways to operate the bus fleet more efficiently due to budget constraints while at the same time implementing a right-sizing process to reduce operating and maintenance costs.

There are 30 fewer students enrolled in Chinook School Division for the 2017-18 school year.

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