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Swift Current, Saskatchewan
Sunday, May 19, 2019
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Gift cards in Saskatchewan can not have an expiry date

Gift cards are one of the most popular gifts to give during the holidays. They’re a simple, low-fuss solution to showing your friends, family and coworkers a little...

Melodies of Christmas

The Hand Bell Choir was one of the talented musical groups sharing their talents at the annual Melodies of Chrismtas hosted at First United Church on December 18.

City outdoor rinks open for the holidays

Swift Current’s five outdoor rinks have opened just in time for the holidays. The rinks offcially opened Wednesday during the rst day of winter, and will...

Two facing drug charges after Swift Current RCMP raid downtown home

Two individuals are facing charges under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) after Swift Current Municipal RCMP, General Investigation Services members, and the...

Canadian agriculture attracting interest and opportunities

By FARM CREDIT CANADA There appears to be a growing interest in agriculture education in Canada, along with an increasing number of job opportunities in the industry, according to...

Quiet end to oil and gas sale year

The Southwest had a quiet ending to the year during December’s public offering of Crown Petroleum and Natural Gas Dispositions. While the province enjoyed its second highest sales total of the...

Auditor’s report urges changes to improve ambulance response times

Cypress Health Region delivers ambulance services to 45,000 residents in 44,000 square kilometer area By CANDACE WOODSIDE, SOUTHWEST BOOSTER The Cypress Health Region is taking steps to implement several...

Many government apps have high price tag and few downloads

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) recently released access-to-information documents showing the cost of developing government smartphone apps, with some downloaded fewer than a thousand times, and per-download...

All Saints raises the fundraising bar for Children’s Hospital of SK

Student Leadership Council raises more than $2000 by Jammin’ 4 Kids Students from All Saints Catholic School managed to collect an impressive amount of money...

Riverview Village Estates opens Phase 3 for residents

The key word is “village” for Swift Current’s largest retirement living quarters. “This is their home, and we’re here to help them,” commented Riverview Village...

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