SaskEnergy gas flares planned for Vanscoy, Asquith areas

SaskEnergy will be conducting a series of short, controlled natural gas flares at its facilities near Asquith and Vanscoy. Flaring will take place on Tuesday, September 24 from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the SaskEnergy station north of Vanscoy; and on Wednesday, September 25 from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at its natural gas storage facility south of Asquith. The flares are necessary to help SaskEnergy perform scheduled upgrade and maintenance work on its infrastructure in the area. Continue reading “SaskEnergy gas flares planned for Vanscoy, Asquith areas”

Wildcats girls pee wee hockey team defies the odds

The Warman Wildcats knocked off North East in the northern semi-final Female Pee Wee A provincial series earlier this month

When the Saskatchewan Hockey Association (SHA) ruled last year that girls who live outside Saskatoon would be excluded from the city’s minor hockey teams, some people thought it was the end of the line for female hockey players in smaller centres across the region.


It turns out these girls are in it to win it.

First-year female hockey teams in the Warman Minor Hockey Association (WMHA) are not only holding their own in league play against boys’ teams in Saskatoon, they’re looking to skate their way to a berth in a provincial championship series. Continue reading “Wildcats girls pee wee hockey team defies the odds”

Area schools gear up for basketball conference playoffs

High School Basketball conference championships take place this coming weekend

This weekend, Friday and Saturday, March 8 – 9, 2019, is the start of the ‘Road to HOOPLA’.

The Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association has 41 Conference basketball championships taking place. Several high schools in this area are competing in their respective conference championships. Continue reading “Area schools gear up for basketball conference playoffs”