Yesterday’s liquor retailing announcement by the Government of Saskatchewan will send more than $120 million in liquor revenue out of Saskatchewan to the three vendors that were awarded locations in major markets — that according to Federated Co-operatives Ltd.
The Salvation Army launched its 103rd annual Christmas campaign in Swift Current on Nov. 19 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially open the Miracle Room with angel tree in the Swift Current Mall.
There has been a small increase in the number of home-schooled students in Chinook School Division from 123 in 2015-16 to 130 in the 2016-17 school year.
A proposal for a $90-million community-owned wind and solar energy project in the Swift Current area is temporary on hold as the proponents wait for clarity from SaskPower on the process to consider the initiative.
The famous CP Holiday Train will make its way through the province starting Dec. 6. Each year the CP Holiday train travels throughout each province and this year it will make 20 Alberta stops.
The Millar College of the Bible men’s volleyball team had to dig deep to win the 2016 Prairie Athletic Conference (PAC) provincial title in Swift Current after losing their first game at the championship against the bottom-ranked team.