The dream of a new long-term care facility in Swift Current came an important step closer to reality on Sept. 18 with the official ground breaking ceremony at the site next to the Cypress Regional Hospital.
Crime numbers in Swift Current continue to show a downward trend with a noticeable drop in thefts in August.
The importance of Swift Current’s green spaces was highlighted during the Centennial Green Week from Sept. 15-19, which coincided with the 6th annual Go Green Friday on Sept. 19.
The Saskatchewan Abilities Council has given the green light for the construction of a larger building to house the numerous programs and services of the Swift Current branch under one roof.
Swift Current area residents had a once in a lifetime opportunity to meet a member of the British Royal Family when Prince Edward visited the city on Sept. 19.
Premier Brad Wall today appointed Greg Ottenbreit to be the new Minister of Rural and Remote Health. He replaces Tim McMillan who stepped down from the position last week.