Police investigating robbery in Hague

A surveillance photo of one of the suspects involved in a theft from a business in Hague on February 23

Rosthern RCMP are requesting assistance from the public in identifying two adult male suspects in relation to an ongoing theft investigation. Continue reading “Police investigating robbery in Hague”

Junk Yard Robotics benefits from grant

Ryder Bergen drives his car down the ramp, which was part of an obstacle course, during the Junk Yard Robotics competition at Warman High School on February 3

The Junk Yard Robotics program got an extra boost in its funding after receiving a $5,000 grant from the Prairie Schools Foundation on February 3. Continue reading “Junk Yard Robotics benefits from grant”

Riverside Meats repeats as Lord of the (Sausage) Rings winner

Riverside Meats, a family-owned and operated meat processing firm in Corman Park near Warman, was crowned Lord of the (Sausage) Rings for the second year in a row at the third annual event in Osler on Thursday, November 9.

Eldon Wiebe of Riverside Meats with the Lord of the Rings championship trophy

In addition to winning the “Best Overall” championship, Riverside Meats also walked away with the awards for “Best Appearance” and Best Texture.”
The annual competition is designed to showcase the area’s Mennonite Farmers Sausage producers. A total of eight firms competed in the blind taste test, in which about 150 guests vote for their favourites.
Ideal Meats of Neuhorst won the award for “Best Flavour”, while Smokehaus Meats of Martensville won the “VIP award” for the second year in a row. The VIP Award is based on the votes of a panel of media representatives and mayors of area communities.
Firms competing in the competition also included: Carmen Corner Meats of Waldheim, J&J Sausage of Warman, Pine View Farms of Corman Park near Osler, Smokey Joe’s Meat Shop of Rheinland and Valley Meats of Gruenthal. Continue reading “Riverside Meats repeats as Lord of the (Sausage) Rings winner”