FIELDS.ca Launch to Offer Convenient Online Shopping for Rural Communities

Spotlight on Nipawin, 30 Businesses – 30 Days

VANCOUVER, June 1, 2019 – FIELDS, a historical Canadian retailer serving many rural communities, has announced the launch of its newly revamped website. This new website is fully transactional and allows customers to shop online with ease and affordability.

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Saskatchewan Government Issues Blue-Green Algae Advisory

Government of Saskatchewan Media Release – July 25th, 2019 – The Water Security Agency and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Health are advising the public to avoid swimming in or drinking water where blue-green algae blooms are occurring.

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Nipawin Hospital Front Office Staff Temporary Relocation to Continue

Saskatchewan Health Authority Public Service Announcement June 14th, 2019– Nipawin Hospital front office access; Members of the public will have noticed front office access at Nipawin Hospital has been at an alternate location for several weeks.

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Traffic Stop in Nipawin Leads to Drug Trafficking Charges

RCMP Nipawin – CDSA Trafficking -Media Release May 24th, 2019 – On May 20th at 10:40pm, Nipawin and Smeaton RCMP members conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle within the Town of Nipawin. As a result of this stop, a search of the vehicle was conducted where 63 grams of methamphetamine, 23 pills of hydromorphone and 68 pills of buprenorphine were located and seized. Also located during the search was a can of bear spray, drug paraphernalia and other items consistent with drug trafficking.

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China unwilling to purchase all Canadian canola; immediate resolution unlikely

March 21, 2019 – The Canola Council of Canada (CCC) – While there was some initial optimism that Chinese concerns with canola trade could be resolved quickly, technical discussions to date have not indicated an immediate resolution is possible. Canola seed exporters report that Chinese importers are unwilling to purchase Canadian canola seed at this time.

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