Fine dining event a huge fundraising success

The owners of Kindersley Insurance Ltd., with staff and volunteers, served a four-course meal to raise $4,655 for West Central Abilities

Fine dining event a huge fundraising successKenneth Brown of The Clarion The owners of Kindersley Insurance Ltd. host an annual fine dining event to raise money for a local cause. The 2018 fundraiser has been declared a success. People gathered at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church on Jan. 27 to enjoy a four-course meal prepared by the owners of Kindersley Insurance with…

Council responds to resident’s concern about businesses

Two businesses on Sixth Street West draw concerns about late-night activity, rodents, improper storage and fencing

Council responds to resident’s concern about businessesKenneth Brown of The Clarion A husband and wife in Kindersley’s west end have told town council they have concerns about a pair of businesses in their area. Todd Ecklin and his wife appeared before council at its Dec. 11 regular meeting to continue discussion about a couple of business operating near the couple lives…

Sobeys Liquor store to open in December

The store will feature a walk-in cooler, a growler beer bar, a selection of craft beers and a wine-tasting centre

Sobeys Liquor store to open in DecemberKenneth Brown of The Clarion Kindersley’s public liquor store will be replaced by a private retailer at the start of December. Clayton Filkohazy, a communications specialist at Sobeys Inc., said the new Sobeys Liquor store in Kindersley will open on Dec. 1. The public store will close its doors for good after business on Nov.…

Luncheon speaker talks tax changes

The federal government's proposals, says investment adviser Colton Daniels, means business owners will have to adjust their strategies

Luncheon speaker talks tax changesKenneth Brown of The Clarion An investment adviser from Saskatoon shared his expert knowledge on the federal government’s proposed tax changes at a speaking engagement in Kindersley. Colton Daniels, who has worked as a chartered accountant, is an investment adviser for the Daniels Investment Group in Saskatoon. He spoke about potential tax changes at a…

Local windshield technician competes at a high level

Landon Miller travelled to Winnipeg to face off against the best in the chain from Western Canada

Local windshield technician competes at a high levelKenneth Brown of The Clarion Landon Miller repairs and replaces car windshields for a living. And now the technician has repaired and replaced windshields as part of a unique industry competition. Miller is the shop foreman at Speedy Glass in Kindersley. He travelled to Winnipeg in October to compete in a regional qualifier against three…

Kindersley Mall now officially under new ownership

The new owners knew the grocery store in the mall was closing but the Home Hardware closure came as a surprise

Kindersley Mall now officially under new ownershipKenneth Brown of The Clarion A real estate management firm has announced the closing of its transaction to acquire the Kindersley Mall as part of a large portfolio of 44 retail properties. Strathallan Capital Corp., a Toronto-based firm that manages and operates four private funds, issued a news release on Oct. 4 to announce the…

Planning appeal decision debate continues

A provincial official confirmed that the Planning and Development Act is under review

Planning appeal decision debate continuesKenneth Brown of The Clarion A planning appeal decision in February continues to spark debate in the community. Developer Sheldon Goodheart of Goodheart Electric Ltd. filed an appeal to the planning appeals committee for the Saskatchewan Municipal Board (SMB). The developer argued that the Town of Kindersley was not justified in seeking about $84,000 in…

Sod turned at $3.75-million regional landfill project

Kindersley has been under pressure from the province to do something since the existing landfill caught fire in 2013

Sod turned at $3.75-million regional landfill projectKenneth Brown of The Clarion Construction of the new regional landfill west of Kindersley has been launched with a sod-turning ceremony. The sod turning was held on Aug. 30 at the site of the facility south of Highway 7 and 10 km west of Kindersley. The project is spearheaded by 19 urban and rural municipalities…

Saskatoon-to-Calgary bus service up and running

Alsask Bus Service also offers same-day freight service between Saskatoon and Calgary, and anywhere along the route

Saskatoon-to-Calgary bus service up and runningBy Kenneth Brown of The Clarion A new passenger bus and parcel service is running from Saskatoon to Alsask, and the same operator is offering a connecting route from Alsask to Calgary. The province’s Highway Traffic Board approved an application in July for Alsask Bus Services Ltd. to operate a passenger service from Saskatoon to…

Potential mall owner comments on plans

Finding new tenants, including a food retailer, is at the top of the list for the Kindersley Mall

Potential mall owner comments on plansKenneth Brown of The Clarion The property management company looking to acquire the Kindersley Mall plans to find new tenants, including a food retailer. The Clarion reported last week that Strathallen Acquisitions Inc., a subsidiary of Strathallen Capital Corp., has entered into an agreement of purchase and sale with a subsidiary of OneREIT to acquire…