A man who lives in the Frontier/Climax region of southwest Saskatchewan has released his second book.C J Beuhler was born and raised in Regina. During his career with the Canadian Armed Forces, he saw North America from coast to coast, and from Labrador to the Gulf of Mexico. In that time, h…
MLAs Doug Steele and Everett Hindley are looking forward to the completion of critical maintenance projects in their constituencies. Cypress Regional Hospital in Swift Current will soon undergo roof repairs while the roof of the Prairie Health Care Centre in Cabri will be replaced.
September 28th to October 2nd will be Seniors’ Week in Swift Current, proudly sponsored by Connect Hearing. Seniors’ Week encourages all of us to come together to recognize how important seniors are every day in our community, and provides us with the opportunity to celebrate the many positi…
Effective September 16, 2020 the following Swift Current & District Chamber of Commerce Board Directors have taken a leave of absence while municipal election campaign is ongoing: Ken Linsley – Board ChairpersonLeanne Tuntland-Wiebe - DirectorWarren Hope - Director As 1st Vice Chairperso…
The City of Swift Current’ Community Services division would like to advise citizens that the Stockade, located in Kinetic Park, will be re-opening Monday, September 28th. HEALTH & SAFETYIn accordance with Provincial Public Health Guidelines, we ask that individuals DO NOT attend the St…
The City of Swift Current Solid Waste and Diversion department is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day at the City Landfill on Saturday, October 10, from 9 a.m-3 p.m., with COVID-19 precautions in place. The collection area at the City Landfi…
Swift Current Rural RCMP are currently on scene of a serious vehicle collision near the community of Success. Report came in approximately at 6:30 a.m. Monday.
The City’s Splash Pads will be closed for the season as of Monday, September 14th.“Community Services would like to note that this is seasonal practice to ensure all facilities are winterized before the colder weather sets in,” says Michael Newell, Parks Manager.Park washrooms remain open da…
Early this morning, a 2005 Black Ford F-350 pickup was stolen from the 600 block of 1st Street East in Shaunavon. The truck is described as a diesel crew cab with raised suspension and had a Sask plate # of LNG325.If seen please call 911.. If you have information related to this advisory ple…
A solidarity rally in support of the Walking with Our Angels suicide awareness campaign took place outside the downtown office of Swift Current MLA Everett Hindley on Thursday evening, Sept. 3.
The Swift Current Museum is using a photographic contest to collect images of the many ways that people have passed the time while staying at home during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The City of Swift Current is pleased to announce that it will be opening its doors to the general public – offering limited services within limited hours – beginning Tuesday, September 8.
Let’s face it -- 2020 has been pretty darned hard. It's only natural to try to squeeze the last bit of fun out of summer this Labour Day long weekend.
The Swift Current Municipal RCMP have received a number of complaints recently involving counterfeit US $100 bills being passed at local businesses.
The 2020 Fall Into Christmas Art & Handcraft Market, to have been held in Swift Current October 3-4 has been cancelled due to concerns and regulations surrounding the infection of COVID-19.
Low-income households in Swift Current have an opportunity to receive assistance with energy efficient upgrades through a new partnership between the City of Swift Current and SaskPower.
The City of Swift Current will be using a sophisticated self-propelled robotic cutter to clear the way for the inspection of sewer main lines.
Jackie Schlamp, Returning Officer for the City of Swift Current Municipal election and Associate Returning Officer for the School Board elections, today announced that individuals who may be considering running in the upcoming local government elections can obtain information on their eligib…
During the early morning hours of August 31st, several vehicles in Morse were broken into with several small items being stolen. Morse detachment is asking that people check their vehicles and property and contact the detachment if they were the victim of a theft during this time as a quanti…
At 6:40 p.m. on August 20, Outlook RCMP received a complaint of a possible drowning. It was reported an adult male and adult female were swimming in Lake Diefenbaker.
The City of Swift Current and the Swift Current & District Farmer’s Market Association are pleased to announce that, as a result of ongoing consultation with stakeholder organizations and vendors, Market Square will re-open beginning this Saturday, August 22nd.
The City of Swift Current’s Community Services Division wishes to advise residents and user groups that it has established Opening Dates for a few of its recreation/culture facilities that have been closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
While thinking of the prairies might bring to mind rolling grasslands and big blue skies, parts of southern Saskatchewan are also much sandier than many people realize.
The City of Swift Current would like to announce that it has been informed that it was unsuccessful in its applications for funding through the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Grant Program (ICIP) for Federal and Provincial Government assistance for its proposed Integrated Leisure Facilit…
The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed many fault lines in society and it is forcing communities to come to terms with issues such as prejudice, discrimination and inequalities based on racial stereotypes.
Concerned parents, teachers and citizens attended a Mask Up for Education event in front of the office of Swift Current MLA Everett Hindley on Friday morning, Aug. 7, to raise their concerns over the provincial government's plan for students to return to in-class learning in the fall.
Various details about the recent financial affairs of the City of Swift Current are provided in the 2019 financial statements and public accounts.
Ten projects in the Swift Current area have received federal funds through the Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) to help them adjust to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
There are a growing number of COVID-19 positive cases and rising level of transmission within communities and communal living venues in southwest and west-central Saskatchewan. While some cases have links to communal settings, it is crucial to note that there are also several other, unrelate…
The Saskatchewan Health Authority is asking the public for their support and cooperation in order to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus. As a result of an increased risk for COVID-19 in the south west and west central areas of Saskatchewan, visitation at Cypress Regional Hospital, as…
The City of Swift Current will prepare a single General Election Bylaw for the upcoming municipal election that will include previously enacted bylaws and the necessary requirements within current legislation.
A bridge along a busy Swift Current street will undergo much needed repair and maintenance work, but some changes were made to the project details to keep it affordable.
The Saskatchewan Health Authority is issuing an advisory after confirmation that individuals were at several businesses in the Swift Current have now tested positive for COVID-19 as of July 11.
Swift Current MLA Everett Hindley feels the provincial government’s goal to deliver a budget in response to the COVID-19 pandemic was successfully achieved during the spring session of the Saskatchewan legislative assembly.
The Ponteix area had been affected once again by a lone individual that continues to enter our towns and villages to break and enter into the Village/RM Offices.
The City of Swift Current has identified two projects that will receive over $2.3 million in grant funding from the Saskatchewan government’s initiative to stimulate economic recovery from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
As the Covid 19 pandemic sweeps across the economy, the yardstick of real estate activity has not been affected in a major way in Swift Current, according to statistics released from the Saskatchewan Realtors® Association for the first half of 2020.
Recreational boaters and the general public are urgently advised to heed safety signage and protective buoys surrounding the Gardiner Dam spillway at Lake Diefenbaker.
The Water Security Agency (WSA) advises the public of rapidly increasing flows on the South Saskatchewan River with a peak inflow of about 1300 m3/s expected at Lake Diefenbaker on Sunday, July 5.
There was a very good turnout of special interest and vintage vehicles for the Eliminators Car Club social distance cruise in Swift Current, June 24.