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Fire Chief on Preventing Grass Fires, Machinery Fires

It’s not advanced math: two heat waves plus no rain equals grass fires. Both of the heat waves this summer warranted heat warnings being issued by Environment Canada. As many times as rain has been…

Train-Vehicle Collision Hospitalizes Teen

A 16-year-old girl from Weyburn is in hospital, after a collision between a vehicle and a train Thursday evening. RCMP said the incident happened around 5:30 p.m., southeast of Weyburn just off of…
Tornado Hunter Chris Chittick shows off his custom Ford F-150 designed specifically for storm chasing. (photo by Austin Arvay)

Tornado Hunter Touches Down in Weyburn

The popular television show Tornado Hunters documents the adventures of three crazy individuals. Chris Chittick is one of those wild men, and he found himself in Weyburn yesterday. Chittick was doing…

Advice for Dealing With Obtrusive Trees

Great fences make great neighbours, but untrimmed trees can be the cause of neighbourly disputes. Low-hanging branches can cause injuries or obstructions. Some untrimmed or dead trees can simply…

Swathing Underway for Crop Producers

This week’s crop report from the Ministry of Agriculture reports that southeast Saskatchewan has eight percent of the crop in the bin, with 12 percent swathed or ready for straight cut. "Things have…

Union Says Negotiations at Impasse

An impasse between the City of Weyburn, and CUPE Local 90. The two sides are working to hammer out a new collective agreement. The previous agreement expired on December 31st, 2016. “The City of…

Police Investigating Attempted Armed Robbery

The Weyburn Police Service is looking for help in investigating an attempted armed robbery. The incident happened in the early morning hours Tuesday at a business on the 300-block of Souris Avenue.…

Tent Caterpillar Populations Not a Concern This Summer

Last summer, and also in the summer of 2016, tent caterpillars were a plague on Weyburn, being found everywhere, and even landing on our shoulders. While they weren’t causing damage to crops or…

Weyburn Under Fire Ban

The City of Weyburn is officially under a fire ban. Fire chief Simon Almond announced that effective at 4:00 p.m. on August 15th, all open air fires are prohibited. Almond believes it’s for the best,…

Fines Heavy for Operating a Business Without a License

If you are doing business, or even advertising a business, in Weyburn, you must be licensed by the City of Weyburn. “You do need to make an application if you’re doing any kind of business for…

SARCAN Celebrates 30 Years of Recycling

If you happened to swing by SARCAN yesterday afternoon, you might have enjoyed a free hamburger or hot dog. The recycling center was celebrating their 30th birthday in Saskatchewan, and in Weyburn as…

No Rain on the Horizon

With the record-breaking heat wave Weyburn experienced over the weekend, many are hoping for some relief in the way of precipitation. According to Environment Canada, Weyburn hasn’t had a significant…

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