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Cheer Story: White City Museum Wins Prestigious Award

Cheer Story: White City Museum Wins Prestigious Award

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The White City Museum was honoured with an award in October, the Museums Association of Saskatchewan (MAS) Award of Merit – Institution. The museum provides outreach programs to school and was nominated for their “White Butte Ecomuseum Ecology Heritage Project”. The project gives students...


Town Tour: Pangman

Town Tour: Pangman

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Pangman has many recreation and cultural activities during the year, including Pangman Days, Street Dance, Baseball Tournament, Pangman Market, Craft Sale and more. There are many volunteer groups including the Recreation Board and Historical Society. This little community boasts a swimming pool...


Town Tour: White Butte Trails Recreation Site

Town Tour: White Butte Trails Recreation Site

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White Butte Trails Recreation Site is located north of White City and features close to 13 km of hiking/biking trails which transform into groomed skate and classic cross-country ski trails once the snow falls. There is also a 5km year-round hiking trail that is pet friendly. If you...


Town Tour: Nickle Lake Regional Park

Town Tour: Nickle Lake Regional Park

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The south east has several regional parks. Today's Town Tour highlight is Nickle Lake Regional Park, located on the shores of Nickle Lake and Souris River. Families can enjoy boating, camping and swimming at the beach! The park also features ball diamonds and mini-golf! Located just outside...


Town Tour: Weyburn

Town Tour: Weyburn

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Today we are exploring the City of Weyburn for our #TownTour! Built in 2016, River Park Spray Park offers a space for families to cool down during the warm summer months! And there is also the Turner Curling Museum, Weyburn Heritage Village and Soo Line Historical Museum - which displays...


Cheer Story: Capital Projects In Whitewood During COVID-19

Cheer Story: Capital Projects In Whitewood During COVID-19

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What community projects/improvements have you been working on? We have done quite a few large projects this year, some of the highlights would be the dog park we built at the north west side of town. This was built from fundraising money, we had a proposal sent out to surrounding businesses and...


Town Tour: Candiac

Town Tour: Candiac

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Candiac at first glance this hamlet may appear a ghost town but don’t let appearances deceive you. It is a really cool place to explore. Candiac was a prominent polish and Ukrainian settlement. The Montmartre-Candiac area was the location of the first Ukrainian settlement in Saskatchewan...


Town Tour: Pilot Butte

Town Tour: Pilot Butte

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Pilot Butte means look out point and is named due to Butte Hill that stands 23 metres above the town that surrounds it. We took the opportunity to climb the infamous Butte Hill and enjoy the view that captures all the amazing recreation facilities including the construction of the new Spray...


Town Tour: Yellow Grass

Town Tour: Yellow Grass

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Today's #TownTour presents the community of Yellow Grass! Yellow Grass is home to the Yellow Grass Communiplex which includes the arena and hall. This facility is a hub of activity in winter for skating and hockey. Families and children have a safe space to play at Allen Park during the...


Town Tour: Montmartre

Town Tour: Montmartre

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Our next #TownTour stop is in the Paris of the Prairies! Montmartre was settled by immigrants from France, which is where they got their village slogan. It was also twined with Montmartre, Paris through a formal signing between the mayors of both communities in 1961. The community has a...


Town Tour: Wolseley

Town Tour: Wolseley

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Introducing South East District’s #TownTour. This summer, our staff hit the road to visit communities in the south east! First up, Town of Wolseley, Saskatchewan! Wolseley, the town around a lake is full of interesting places to explore whether you are a history buff or looking for a little bit...


Cheer Story: Local Arts Council Gets Innovative With Programs & Projects

Cheer Story: Local Arts Council Gets Innovative With Programs & Projects

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What types of projects has the Weyburn Arts Council (WAC) been doing? During the “shutdown” WAC rolled out the “Craft with WAC” series. Three (3) WAC members came forward and offered to host these videos, which lightened the load of responsibility. We tried to find crafts that utilized...