Late Saturday afternoon the Town of Wadena advised that the Water Security Agency (WSA) has rescinded the Precautionary Drinking Water Advisory that had been in effect since Sept 8. The advisory was initially due to maintenance being performed on town’s water tower, which was completed on Friday, Sept. 27. The WSA also stated that chlorine […]
The water main break at 5th Street NE and Kennedy Ave. in Wadena has promoted crews to alert the public that the water will be shut off starting at 7 a.m., Thursday morning, Feb. 28. The entire northeast area of town from Hearn Ave. and north will be affected. Repairs are expected to to last […]
As of 11 a.m. on Friday, May 15, the boil water advisory has been lifted by authority of the Water Security Agency.
To keep pace with environmental rules and regulations and a growing demand for water, the village of Archerwill needs a new water treatment system. Members of Archerwill’s village council visited Smeaton, Sask., to do some research. Left to right, Archerwill councillors Ken Kohlen and Karen Anderson, Archerwill Mayor Curtis Lozinski, Smeaton’s Mayor Sonia Fidek and one […]
Water main break forces dry day, boil-water advisory By Alison Squires Imagine a world without running water on a regular basis, like it was in the “old days,” the pioneers would say. Such was the case when the Town of Wadena public works crew was forced to turn off the water at the main pump […]