Publication: Swift Current Online

First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Province Reminding Public on What to do With Abandoned Wildlife

Written by Juanita Tuntland on Tuesday, 22 July 2014The Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment has been busy fielding calls from the public about reported abandoned wildlife.  Concerned animal lovers have sighted what they believe to be abandon baby ducks, ... [Published Swift Current Online - 15 hours ago]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Developing Standards for Agricultural Fibres for Manufacturing

Written by Kelvin Heppner on Monday, 21 July 2014The Composites Innovation Centre in Winnipeg is looking to help manufacturers understand the potential industrial applications for fibres from crops like flax and hemp.Last week, the federal and Manitoba ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Swift Current Skating Club Fall Programs

Skating Programs run September 1-October 9 will be offered in- Figuresakating- First plades and Kid's Canskate coached by Tracy Hansen and Lenni Lacasse- Get The Edge Powerskating coached by Swift Current Skating Club Certified Power coaches along with ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

Boil Water Advisory Ends in Kyle

Residents of Kyle no longer need to boil their drinking water.The town had been under a boil water advisory for the last week after water disruptions last Tuesday and Wednesday when the municipal water system was tied into the Sask Landing Rural Water ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

3pm Rainbow Loom Workshop

Rainbow Loom Workshop - Rainbow Loom Bracelets Workshop - Design your own bracelet, headband, or learn different techniques, and share your ideas with other rainbow loom fanatics! Supplies are included but space is limited to 15 participants. Please register. ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

7pm Teen Writing Camp (13+)

Teen Writing Camp - 13 + but will accept mature 11 or 12 year olds. Learn the craft of writing, characterization, creating a believable setting and plot development. Share ideas. Will explore Storybird. Starting Monday July 21, 2014 and will run for a ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Rotgut Run & Family Fun Day

This is the inaugural year for the Rotgut Run & Family Fun day. This event is intended to become an annual occurrence as well. This occasion will be an homage to the old style family picnic or sports day.Fort Walsh will be hosting the Rotgut Run , which ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 19 2014]
Entities: Blacksmith, Sport
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Intercropping Trial at Wheatland Conservation

A Canola-Pea mix in an intercropping trial plot at Wheatland Conservation AreaAn Intercropping trial that was done at an Agri-Arm site in Redvers is now being tested in the Southwest.The trial at Wheatland Conservation Area at Swift Current involves intercropping ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 8 reports

New Laws Taking Risky Drivers Off Roads

Saskatchewan's new traffic safety laws have been in effect since June 27th, and it appears to have helped take some high-risk drivers off the roads.SGI says 271 motorists have received licence suspensions and 380 have had their vehicles seized in connection ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 3 reports

No Issues Reported with City Light & Power Smart Meters

The smart meter used by Swift Current's Light and Power UtilitySwift Current's Light and Power utility says they have not experienced any fires or other incidents during the installation of their smart meters.SaskPower has suspended the installation of ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 2 reports

Sask Mustard Hosting Field Day Thursday

Written by Colin Powers on Wednesday, 16 July 2014A lot of people can't have hot dogs without mustard, but many of them might not know that 26% of the world's mustard is grown here in Saskatchewan.Mustard is grown primarily in the southwest and south ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 2 reports

DeLaet Returning to British Open

Saskatchewan's own Graham DeLaet is set to tee off in the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool this weekend.The Weyburn native made the cut in last year's British Open, finishing 83rd in what was the first major tournament he took part in. He also competed ... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 16 2014]

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"While it may look like the young animal is abandon, most likely its parent is just out searching for food and they will be waiting for the people to move from the situation and they will continue on" said Hildebrand
...the contractor to provide enough labourers to do the job," said Tim Marcus, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer for the CityCity of Swift Current. "On a day when the pickup isn't done, it takes a week to catch up, whereas with the automated pickup, we should be able to pickup a lot quicker in terms of making up for a lost day."
...for the purpose of checking the physical, chemical and mechanical properties of these natural fibres," says Sean McKay, CIC president and CEO. "This will allow us to assess the quality to determine what industrial applications they can be used for."
...to revitalize it, and in the process, they are employing 14 new people here, and they came to us with their revitalization planning," Franz said. "When it was damaged, it was one of the oldest-running hotels in Saskatchewan, and there was also a real desire to put it back into economic circulation."

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Province Reminding Public on What to do With Ab... [Published Swift Current Online - 15 hours ago]
Swift Current Switching to Automated Waste Coll... [Published Swift Current Online - 21 hours ago]
Swift Current Skating Club Fall Programs [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 21 2014]
Boil Water Advisory Ends in Kyle [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 21 2014]
Developing Standards for Agricultural Fibres fo... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 21 2014]
Commercial Hotel Receives Funding for Restoration [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 21 2014]
3pm Rainbow Loom Workshop [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 20 2014]
7pm Teen Writing Camp (13+) [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 20 2014]
Rotgut Run & Family Fun Day [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 19 2014]
Intercropping Trial at Wheatland Conservation [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 18 2014]
New Laws Taking Risky Drivers Off Roads [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 18 2014]
Speedy DAWG Agility Trials Set for Weekend [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 18 2014]
Minor Ball Provincials Go This Weekend [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 18 2014]
Contractor Selected for Long-Term Care Centre [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 18 2014]
12pm ´Paws For A Cause´ Tattoo Event at After F... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 18 2014]
4pm Dog Town Chatter [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 18 2014]
Smoke Returning to Saskatchewan [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 17 2014]
SCU Riding Big Bike at Boomtown Days Parade [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 17 2014]
Canola & Soybean Markets Heading in Opposite Di... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 17 2014]
Truck Hauling Fireworks Catches Fire on 11th Av... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 17 2014]
Two New Bison Webcams at Grasslands [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 17 2014]
Indians Get 7th-Straight Win over Millers [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 17 2014]
Charles Cut by Riders [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 17 2014]
Bailey Leads Wire to Wire to Capture Provincial Ti [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 17 2014]
Province Forms MS Advisory Panel [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 17 2014]
2pm Doc´s Town Scrabble [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 17 2014]
No Issues Reported with City Light & Power Smar... [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 16 2014]
Sask Mustard Hosting Field Day Thursday [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 16 2014]
OECD Outlook Sees Downturn in Grain Markets [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 16 2014]
DeLaet Returning to British Open [Published Swift Current Online - Jul 16 2014]
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