Tagged: Rose Valley

Murder, mayhem for dinner in Rose Valley

By Charlene Wirtz The Rose Valley Community Players held their annual dinner theatre on April 7 and 8, at the Rose Valley Community Centre to capacity crowds. The play this year, a comical whodunit,...

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...

Rose Valley Skaters Strut Their Stuff

Going strong since 1958, the Rose Valley Skating Club held its annual carnival March 5, preceded by a steak night that gave everyone an early taste of the oncoming barbecue season. A large audience cheered on 20 skaters...

Fire at the Fire Hall

When the text “Fire at Rose Valley hall” came through early the morning of Dec. 19, deputy fire Chief Dan Vellieux’s immediate thought was that the town hall was in flames. To his dismay,...

School Desks in the 1940s and ’50s

The Community Spirit Manor residents from Rose Valley were invited out to the beautiful farmyard of Mike and Doreen Karapita on a July afternoon and all enjoyed a wiener roast and refreshments on the...

Getting the job done admirably

It was all hands on deck at Wadena Hospital on Friday, March 13, as staff dealt with the aftermath of a schoolbus rollover that occurred near Elfros that morning. The nine paramedics from Wynyard,...

Locals attend Telemiracle 39

The people of Saskatchewan rallied for the 39th time to raise money to help residents in need of medical care and equipment, funds for travel and accommodation, and more. This year we raised more...

Fundraiser Extraordinaire

The Rose Valley Kinette Club held a steak supper, cake walk, silent and live auction on March 1 to raise money for Telemiracle 39. Lars Halvorson attended the fundraiser, as did Telemiracle Teddy. Photo...

Karate clubs come to Rose Valley

More than 30 people participated in the Rose Valley Karate Club’s January seminar and grading. Both Rose Valley and Kuroki karate clubs were represented, as well as members of other clubs from as far...

Mmm . . . Cookies!

It has been 15 years now, and Operation Cookie Bag in Rose Valley is still going strong. Gathered to bag cookies for the operation are, left to right, Valerie Bjerland, Terry Quaal, Sheila Walker,...

Enrolment steady at area schools

The new school year began on a beautiful summer day with students arriving in new shoes, splashy backpacks and maybe some with not quite enough sleep in their inventory. Wadena Composite School enrolled 130...

Hark! It’s the harvest haul

  Let the garden-harvest games begin! Roving reporter Ragnar Staf brought in the first of this year’s humongous vegetables. These two zucchini were raised by Elaine Bakken of Rose Valley. The curved one on...

Crop tour at Rose Valley

ProSoils in Rose Valley sponsored a crop tour last Wednesday morning, combining a wealth of knowledge for area producers. Approximately 30 acres had been planted with 13 different varieties (Canterra, Brett  Young, Dekalb) of...

Dance students delight family and friends

The Rose Valley School of Dance ended another successful season on May 11 by presenting its 31st annual recital. Photograph courtesy Reflections by Richard, Humboldt In front of a full gymnasium, the recital got underway with...

Tea at the Manor

The Rose Valley Manor Spring Tea was a great success, thanks to outstanding community support and a lot of hard work by Manor staff and volunteers. More than 60 visitors enjoyed the tea and...