Event helps to support brain injury association

The Kindersley Royal Purple and Saskatchewan Royal Purple Association teamed up to present the Brain Blitz dinner and dance fundraiser

Event helps to support brain injury associationKenneth Brown of The Clarion A recent event has helped the Saskatchewan Royal Purple Association to fulfil part of its commitment to the Saskatchewan Brain Injury Association. The Kindersley Royal Purple and Saskatchewan Royal Purple Association teamed up to present the Brain Blitz dinner and dance fundraiser on Nov. 17 at the Legion Hall in…

Klippers continue to struggle on the road

The team has been dealing with injuries to key players, along with a lack of discipline

Klippers continue to struggle on the roadKenneth Brown of  The Clarion The Iron Horse Kindersley Klippers are struggling to win on the road and they will look to right the ship over back-to-back road games starting tonight in Wilcox. On Tuesday morning, the Klippers had the second worst record over their past 10 games among teams in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey…

Lions Club looks to grow in Kindersley

The club’s members are brainstorming recruitment strategies as they try to grow

Lions Club looks to grow in KindersleyKenneth Brown of The Clarion Kindersley has a new Lions Club branch and the clubs current members are now serving the community and trying to grow the club to obtain its charter. There are several ways to support a community, and joining a service club or fraternal organization is one way to give back. Membership…

Sr. Klippers keep rolling along

The team has retired five numbers of former players: Don Jackson, Wally Jackson, Gary McManus, Ed Young and Chuck Newmeyer

Sr. Klippers keep rolling alongKenneth Brown of  The Clarion The Kindersley Sr. Klippers remain undefeated after five games this season, and the team has opened its home schedule with a big win over the Biggar Nationals. Kindersley played two games last week including a mid-week affair on Nov. 21 in Unity and the home opener against Biggar on Nov.…

Klippers’ acquisitions make immediate impact

The team split a pair of home games last week, losing to the Melfort Mustangs and beating the Weyburn Red Wings

Klippers’ acquisitions make immediate impactKenneth Brown of The Clarion The Iron Horse Kindersley Klippers have been busy making transactions and one of the team’s new acquisitions made his presence felt in a win on Saturday. The Klippers acquired a pair of forwards last week and the team split a pair of home games at the same time. Kindersley hosted…

East Coast band gearing up for Kindersley

Pretty Archie will hit the stage at the Norman Ritchie Community Centre on Nov. 28 starting at 7:30 p.m.

East Coast band gearing up for KindersleyKenneth Brown of The Clarion The band Pretty Archie from Cape Breton is a music lover’s match thanks to its mixing of styles and the band is scheduled to play in town next Wednesday. Pretty Archie will hit the stage at the Norman Ritchie Community Centre on Nov. 28 starting at 7:30 p.m. The band’s…

Health care students from area receive scholarships

The Dr. Stewart Holmes Scholarship Fund hands out awards each year to students from communities in the retired physician’s area

Health care students from area receive scholarshipsKenneth Brown of The Clarion Students from Kindersley, Glidden and Eatonia are among the seven recipients of Dr. Stewart Holmes Scholarships in a special year for the retired physician. The 33rd annual Scholarship Tea was held on Nov. 17 at the former Eston Medical Clinic building. Of the seven recipients, three are from the Kindersley…

Keeping the local food bank running smoothly

An average of 70 hampers go out each month within the Kindersley and Eston regions

Keeping the local food bank running smoothlyJoan Janzen of The Clarion On Monday afternoon in the third week of November, volunteers Heather Medcoff and Lois Huber were hard at work assembling food hampers at the Kindersley and District Food Bank, preparing for the monthly distribution of hampers to follow. Leslie Omness and Audrey Heit were also helping. “We put food donations…

Santa’s Hut program up and running

The annual children’s Christmas shopping extravaganza requires donations of gift items and money

Santa’s Hut program up and runningKenneth Brown of The Clarion The annual children’s Christmas shopping extravaganza called Santa’s Hut is coming soon, and donations of gift items and money are now being accepted. The Santa’s Hut program is in its 26th year. The program is operated by the West Central Crisis and Family Support Centre with help from volunteers in…

Aquatic centre project nearing completion

The Kindersley project started in the fall of 2017 and is expected to be operational by early 2019

Aquatic centre project nearing completionKenneth Brown of The Clarion The work continues on the new Kindersley Aquatic Centre and the project manager says the work is getting down to the final touches and fine tuning. The aquatic centre project is being built by a consortium of two companies: Pro-Bilt Structures Ltd., a local company, and Western Recreation and Development…

Klippers still looking for more goal production

After 22 games this season, they have a record of 13-6-2-1 for 29 points, good enough for second in their division and third in the league

Klippers still looking for more goal productionKenneth Brown of The Clarion The Iron Horse Kindersley Klippers have finally gotten back into the win column after a string of losses. The team has been struggling to light the lamp. Kindersley returned to home ice last weekend after four Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League games on the road in Wilcox, Weyburn, Estevan and Melfort.…

Sr. Klippers undefeated after three games

New additions Landon Longmire, Kyle Donaldson and Brody Ryberg have already made strong contributions

Sr. Klippers undefeated after three gamesKenneth Brown of The Clarion It was a good weekend for the Kindersley Sr. Klippers and the team has gotten off to a strong start this season. The team is undefeated after three road games. The Sr. Klippers sit tied atop the Sask West Hockey League (SWHL) standings after three games this season. The team…

Remembrance Day service honours veterans

The Legion’s Poppy Fund provides tangible benefits to communities across Canada. About $17 million went back to communities in 2017

Remembrance Day service honours veterans    Kenneth Brown of The Clarion Community members have gathered to remember the sacrifices of veterans past and present on a day 100 years after the end of the First World War. The riderless horse once again led a group of Legion members and other marchers including members Air Cadets from the Legion Hall…