UPDATED – Melfort RCMP: Respond to reports of firearm at Melfort Fair

Melfort RCMP UPDATE – 2018-07-23 7:30 a.m. – Further investigation revealed that the item seized was an imitation firearm. A 15 year-old male from the Tisdale area has been charged with the following in relation to this incident: Read more about UPDATED – Melfort RCMP: Respond to reports of firearm at Melfort Fair

Partners to End Poverty – Operation Fill-A-Backpack

Operation Fill-a-Backpack Project – Partners to End Poverty (PEP) is partnering with the Salvation Army to help children get the school supplies they need.  Read more about Partners to End Poverty – Operation Fill-A-Backpack

26 Applicants Vying For One Cannabis Retailer Permit in Nipawin, SK

When the call for applications for the cannabis retailer permits throughout the province of Saskatchewan was closed on April 10, 2018, the Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming (SLGA) had received 1,502 applications for the 51 retail cannabis permits available in 32 communities.  Read more about 26 Applicants Vying For One Cannabis Retailer Permit in Nipawin, SK

Two Melfort Men Fined $10,500 for Unlawful Possession of a White-Tailed Deer, Unlawful Hunting

Two Melfort men recently pleaded guilty in Humboldt provincial court to a pair of charges under The Wildlife Act and received a total of $10,500 in fines. Read more about Two Melfort Men Fined $10,500 for Unlawful Possession of a White-Tailed Deer, Unlawful Hunting

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Call Before You Dig! SaskEnergy Pipeline Shows Signs of Damage From Excavation

Early morning on Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 nearly 4,500 natural gas customers in St. Brieux, Kinistino, Melfort and the surrounding area lost natural gas service to their homes and businesses due to the pipeline rupture.  Read more about Call Before You Dig! SaskEnergy Pipeline Shows Signs of Damage From Excavation

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Saskatchewan Party Candidates Take Resounding Wins in all Three By-elections.

On March 1st, 2018 Saskatchewan Party candidate, Todd Goudy, won the provincial by-election for Melfort MLA. Todd cornered 78.5% of the vote with 3,270 votes. Lorne Schroeder (NDP) came second with 809 votes and Shawn Setyo followed up with 77 votes.  Read more about Saskatchewan Party Candidates Take Resounding Wins in all Three By-elections.

Take-Home Naloxone program

Take-Home Naloxone Program Launched

Beginning January 29th, Take-Home Naloxone (THN) kits will be available in Melfort, Nipawin and Tisdale as part of the Saskatchewan Ministry of Health’s THN program.  Read more about Take-Home Naloxone Program Launched