Local News

Miller School roof needs replacing

A building audit of Miller Elementary School has found the building is in good condition, but the roof needs immediate replacement. Twelve areas were evaluated during the audit, with each area rated out of 10....

News

Tile drainage better than illegal trenching, says reeve

Although the use of weeping tile to drain water from farmlands is still a concern for the RM of Stanley, it’s a slightly better...

Some public school division buses mechanically unreliable

Good Spirit School Division intends to replace 10 school buses at the Melville bus barn since they are considered unreliable and have mechanical issues. An...

Hayes guilty of threats

After threatening to kill Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and saying he would thank whoever accomplished the task, Grayson resident Christopher Hayes was found guilty...

Melville grew by 16 people since 2011, according to federal census

The City of Melville grew by just 16 people during the last five years, according to data from Statistics Canada’s 2016 census numbers. Melville’s population...

Sports

Prairie Fire finish third, face Notre Dame Hounds

The Melville Prairie Fire had its best regular season ever and now the team wants to continue in that vein for the Saskatchewan Female...

WMBL Mils try new fundraiser

It appears as if the Western Major Baseball League’s Melville Millionaires will run a fundraiser prior to the start of the upcoming season. The Field...

Opinion

We can’t be naïve any longer

A young man calmly walks down the street in a small town. He looks like an average youth today. He has a hooded jacket...

RCMP members deserve honours for their role in protecting Parliament

Why was the story re-written? The account of the Parliament Hill attack last Oct. 22 when Michael Zehaf-Bibeau stormed Parliament Hill with the intent...