Category: Awards

Achtymichuk receives medal from Government of Saskatchewan

Dale Achtymichuk, conservation officer with the Ministry of the Environment, has been awarded the Saskatchewan Protective Services Medal. Mayor Greg Linnen, left, extended congratulations to Dale Achtymichuk prior to the ceremony. In Saskatoon on...

Kelvington “lean” team earns kudos at summit

Kelvington’s integrated healthcare facility and project team was featured as a model of quality improvement at the Saskatchewan Health Care Quality Summit recently held in Saskatoon. John Black (middle) of John Black & Associates,...

Quill Lake poet wins national prize

For her winning entry in the senior poetry category, Kailey Kralkey has received the Dominion Command Award in the Legion’s literary contest national finals.  Quill Lake Legion members, from left, Comrades Bill Norris, president Robert Walker, and Bob...

Young writer takes prize

By Charlene Wirtz The Horizon School Division this year participated in a program sponsored by the SaskTel Pioneers. For Grade 3 students, the program encourages them to learn about giving, volunteering, and sharing their...

For the love of coaching

By Alison Squires Syl Pisiak never coached to get an award but those he coached obviously felt he needed recognition. When Derek Ekstrom, a member of the minor sports executive and formerly coached by...