Category: Awards

Karate clubs earn hardware

The Saskatchewan Karate Association along with Martensville Karate Club hosted the 2017 SKA Provincial Spring Karate Tournament on March 18. Participating were members of the Rose Valley and Kuroki Karate Clubs with some excellent...

The Late Milo Mahlum Honoured

On Feb. 16 the Auction Era Induction was held by the Saskatchewan Auctioneers Association (SAA) at the Western Development Museum at North Battleford. JoAnn Ross and Holly Elphinstone, the daughters of the late Milo...

Bob Govan receives France’s Highest Honour

The Quill Lake Legion holds a Christmas party every year, but this one was different. Local president Lane Grey had a big surprise in  mind. Veteran Bob Govan was up for an honour, and that...

Cadets receive awards and promotions

The Pipestone Cadets #2271 held their annual parade night with promotions and awards at the community hall in Wadena. Captain Lorri-Anne Proznick officiated the evening, assisted by Captain Claire Enright and Second Lieutenant Maryanne...

Awards celebrate youth in local sports

During the Wadena Minor Sports Association’s windup and annual celebration held on March 30 with a house full of team members, parents and sponsors, the organization reported growing numbers of participants this past year....

Legionnaires Honoured in Humboldt

The Legion Hall in Humboldt on Jan. 18 was the scene of a ceremony honouring the living veterans of the Second World War. Saskatoon-Humboldt MP Brad Trost handed out certificates and pins to the...

And the winner is Codie Prevost

He’s done it again — picked up an award — this time the 2014 Country Recording of the Year from the Western Canadian Music Awards.  The WCMAs honour musicians and songwriters from Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta,...

Wadena army cadet earns prestigious award

Vernon, B.C. – Cadet Noelle Proznick of Wadena was the recipient of the Lieutenant-General J.E. Vance Award at the final parade and sunset ceremony at Vernon Cadet Summer Training Centre. Reviewing officer The Honourable...

Gold medal for graphics gal

Roxanne Kanak, who was raised in Quill Lake, was among three Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology (SIAST) students who returned sporting gold medals from the 20th Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC) held...