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Total Fire Ban Announced Due to Dry Conditions For Nipawin and Surrounding Communities

Due to extreme Fire Weather Index and extremely dry conditions, a total fire ban is now in effect for the following areas until further notice; Read more about Total Fire Ban Announced Due to Dry Conditions For Nipawin and Surrounding Communities

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Nipawin & Smeaton RCMP Seeking Input at Town Hall Meetings in March

Both Nipawin and Smeaton RCMP Detachments will be holding Town Hall Meetings in March as they seek input from residents in each of their detachment areas and to discuss policing services and update residents on their strategic plans.  Read more about Nipawin & Smeaton RCMP Seeking Input at Town Hall Meetings in March

RM of Torch River Council Extends a Thank You to Ratepayers

The new Reeve, two new councilors and the existing 4 council members of the RM of Torch River would like to express their gratitude to Torch River ratepayers for their participation and support in the recent by-election on January 17th, 2018. Read more about RM of Torch River Council Extends a Thank You to Ratepayers

9 candidates Vying For 3 seats on RM of Torch River Council

The RM of Torch River #488 has announced the candidates nominate in their upcoming By-election to be held on January 17, 2018 Division No 4 – Ken Runn – Ellery Fehr Division No 5 – Heinz Klassen – Dalton Clifford – Richard Pickett Reeve – Robert Allen – Darryl Matton – Terence Cunningham – Jerry Kindrat […]

RM of Torch River Release Official Statement Regarding Council Resignations and Code of Ethics Complaints

RM of Torch River Media Release – December 8, 2017 With the recent resignation of 2 councillors and the reeve, it is understandable that as concerned citizens you have questions. Tyler Shymanski resigned as Division 5 councillor effective October 14, 2017 Louise Nicklen resigned as Reeve effective November 10, 2017 Michelle Fox-Waddington resigned as Division 4 […]

RM of Torch River Rate Payer Speaks Up at Council Meeting

At the December 8th, 2017 regular meeting of the RM of Torch River Council, Dalton Clifford stood up to speak to the remaining council members on behalf of a group of concerned ratepayers. Mr. Clifford has been involved with recent informal meetings and discussions with over 60 other ratepayers, who feel that the RM of Torch River council and operations have many serious issues they feel need to be addressed. Read more about RM of Torch River Rate Payer Speaks Up at Council Meeting

RM of Torch River Begins Work on Capital Plan & 2018 Operating Budget

On Monday, December 4th the RM of Torch River #488 held a special council meeting to discuss the municipality’s Capital Plan budget and 2018 Operating Budget.
All current councilors were present, Division 2 Councilor, Carissa Schmidt, Division 3 Councilor, Peter Lubyk, Division 6 Councilor, Tom Jensen with Division 1 Councilor, David LaRose, chairing the meeting. RM Superintendent Murray Black and Administrator Nathalie Hipkins were also present.
The meeting was the early stage of the Draft Budget planning for 2018 and reviewing and revising as necessary the long term plan, into 2019 and 2020, though no decisions where made at this meeting and any topics to be voted on where deferred to be addressed at a regular council meeting. Read more about RM of Torch River Begins Work on Capital Plan & 2018 Operating Budget