Tagged: Kuroki

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...

Sustainability is the Key

Meet Joel Kienle and Merrissa Karmark, a young married couple who met in Nicaragua while they were both involved in humanitarian activities. Joel had been working on building projects and Merrissa had come to Nicaragua...

Former Kuroki lad pens memoir

Gerald Sliva starts his book-signing sessions with a question. “Do you know where Kuroki is?” The answer might not be what you think. Where is it? Why, three miles south of Tryhubas’ barn, of...

Pastor Kienle hands over the reins

The New Life Community Church found new leadership last fall. Long-time pastor Karl Kienle, looking to retire, had been searching for someone to take over his duties at the church. Through mutual acquaintances he...

Dog helps God answer child’s prayer

This story was passed down to me by my mother, Genieve McNamee, whose parents were Fredrich and Helen Olson of Kuroki. They had moved there from Union, North Dakota, in 1921. Genieve was the...

Norwegian Rhapsody

O Lutefisk, O Lutefisk (To the tune of O Tannenbaum; adapted by Red Stangeland) Among those of Norwegian ancestry who performed the Norwegian Rhapsody— with gestures— at the Dec. 17 Christmas concert in Kuroki...

Local celebrities inducted to Wall of Fame

Horizon School Division pulled out all the stops over the summer, preparing for the 2014-15 school year by designing a new logo, welcoming its first Wall of Fame inductees and hosting a celebration day that...

Betty goes to Dubai

In March, Betty (Prince) Barker went to visit her sister Judy, who is working in Dubai and going to school. Betty, who lives in Swift Current, clings to the back of a camel at...

Childhood Memories and Life-long Love

Submitted by Adeline Halvorson I am often asked where my interest in horses came from. I have been drawing them as long as I can remember, but I suspect the first interest came from...