Klippers have solid week as they prepare for playoffs

Justen Close named SJHL goaltender of the year

Klippers have solid week as they prepare for playoffsClarion staff The Kindersley Klippers had a solid week on the road, defeating the La Ronge Ice Wolves in their latest game Thursday 6-1. They also defeated the Melfort Mustangs 7-6 in a shootout Wednesday. Tuesday, at the start of their week, they dropped a 4-1 decision to the league-leading Nipawin Hawks. “It was a…

Man pleads guilty to assault charge

Judge said the couple has to make ‘a joint effort’ to get through the situation. He ordered West to serve a 12-month conditional discharge

Man pleads guilty to assault chargeA domestic situation has led to a charge of common assault for Zachary West, who received a conditional discharge after pleading guilty to assault in Kindersley provincial court on Feb. 20. Dorinda Stahl, the Crown prosecutor, said West and the victim were being supported by a counsellor during the court appearance. She said West was…

Klippers hand out awards

This year’s MVP award went to goaltender Justen Close

Klippers hand out awardsClarion staff The Klippers held their annual awards night Saturday at the Kindersley Elks Hall, handing out awards recognizing the top players of the season. Plus/Minus - Energy Dodge - Nik Malenica Community Involvement-Kodiak Energy - Austin Nault and Thomas Bollefer Scholastic Player - Synergy Credit Union - Brendon Borbely Top Hitter - Ironhorse Energy…

Locals part of Brier opening Saturday

Larry McGrath, Rod St. John, Wayne St. John and Ron St. John won the 1974 provincial Tankard championships

Locals part of Brier opening Saturday  Clarion staff Larry McGrath and Rod St. John were among the nearly 80 attendees honoured at the opening ceremonies of the Tim Hortons Brier on Saturday afternoon. in Regina. The Brier committee invited all of the previous Saskatchewan Tankard winners to participate in the opening ceremonies at the event. Larry and Rod were members…

KCS basketball teams head into playoffs

Girls host 3A conference basketball playoffs on Friday and Saturday; senior boys will be in Biggar for conference playoffs

KCS basketball teams head into playoffsClarion staff The Kindersley Composite School girls will host a 3A conference basketball playoffs this Friday and Saturday with the top four of the six teams moving on to the regional tournament. The KCS girls will kick off the tournament Friday at 5:45 p.m. when they take on Rosetown. The one other game Friday will…

Warrant issued for impaired driver after he fails to show at trial

Shane Gallup found guilty in Kindersley provincial court, even though he didn't show for his trial

Warrant issued for impaired driver after he fails to show at trialShane Gallup has been found guilty of impaired driving, among other charges, and a warrant was issued for his arrest because he didn’t show up for his trial. The trial was set for Feb. 20 in Kindersley provincial court. The three Crown witnesses were in attendance and Dorinda Stahl, the Crown prosecutor, said she was…

Local woman fined for multitude of offences

Crown prosecutor tells Kindersley court that Tara Wolf’s addictions are ‘out of control’

Local woman fined for multitude of offencesTara Wolf has received several fines for driving-related offences even though she says she only drove a short distance before police stopped her in October. Dorinda Stahl, the Crown prosecutor, told Kindersley provincial court on Feb. 20 that she had a joint submission to present. Wolf’s charges included driving with a blood-alcohol content higher than…

Man found guilty of taking work truck without permission

Jacob Mandel receives conditional discharge, ordered to pay $500 to the company, plus a $100 victim surcharge

Man found guilty of taking work truck without permissionJacob Mandel has received a conditional discharge in Kindersley provincial court for taking a company truck without permission. He has also been ordered to pay restitution. Dorinda Stahl, the Crown prosecutor, said that the accused was working for the company but didn’t have permission to take the truck. Court heard that before Mandel made it…

Voters cast provincial byelection ballots tomorrow

The three candidates are Ken Francis of the Saskatchewan Party, Travis Hebert of the New Democratic Party and Yvonne Potter-Pihach of the Green Party

Voters cast provincial byelection ballots tomorrowClarion Staff The byelection to choose the next Kindersley MLA is tomorrow and voters will head to one of three polling stations in the community to cast their ballots. The byelection takes place at polling stations in 20 communities throughout the Kindersley constituency. The polls on March 1 run from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.…

Kindersley U13 Storm team dials up gold medal

Outdoor soccer registration to be held between March 5 and 27. The club’s annual general meeting has been set for March 20

Kindersley U13 Storm team dials up gold medalClarion staff Three Kindersley Storm FC teams competed in the SUSC soccer tournament in Saskatoon on the weekend and two came back with medals. The under-13 squad earned a gold medal with a 3-2 victory in the gold medal championship, in the eight-team draw, over the Prince Albert Celtic. To get there, the Storm ended…