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…

Man sentenced to 12 months in jail for a variety of crimes

The prosecutor said Stephen Miller’s property crime issues are due to his addictions

Man sentenced to 12 months in jail for a variety of crimesStephen Miller has been sentenced to serve 12 months in jail, less his time served, after pleading guilty to a lengthy list of charges in Kindersley provincial court on Jan. 16. A joint submission was presented to Judge Robert Jackson on Jan. 16 in Kindersley. The charges required both provincial and federal Crown prosecutors to…

Local Rural Crime Watch group forms inaugural board

‘We believe Rural Crime Watch can be the eyes and ears for the RCMP in Saskatchewan’ and lead to ‘amazing’ results

Local Rural Crime Watch group forms inaugural boardKenneth Brown of The Clarion Crime in rural Saskatchewan has been on the rise in recent years so Kindersley-area citizens are starting a Rural Crime Watch association. About 30 people attended an organizational meeting on Jan. 17 at the Kindersley Masonic Lodge. Cpl. Mel Zurevinsky of the RCMP’s Crime Prevention and Crime Reduction unit attended…

Fugitive faces a number of charges

RCMP have issued a warrant for the arrest of Janelle McCullough in the Kindersley and Outlook areas

Fugitive faces a number of chargesA warrant has been issued for the arrest of Janelle McCullough in the Kindersley and Outlook areas. McCullough is a 31-year-old female who is believed to reside in the Kindersley area. She is described as five-feet-five tall, larger build, brown hair and brown eyes. McCullough is wanted out of Kindersley and Outlook RCMP Detachment areas…

Community mourns loss of dedicated volunteer

Don Fuhrman, 66, spent most of his adult life volunteering on community projects and organizations, often as an inspirational leader

Community mourns loss of dedicated volunteerKenneth Brown of The Clarion Longtime volunteer and community champion Don Fuhrman died suddenly last week and the community now has a big hole to fill within the local volunteer base. Fuhrman, who was only 66-years-old at the time of his death on Jan. 18, spent the majority of his adult life volunteering his time…

Chase the Ace pot continues to grow

Ticket proceeds are split three ways: the biweekly winner gets 20 per cent, the ace pot gets 30 per cent and the pool fundraising effort gets 50 per cent

Chase the Ace pot continues to growKenneth Brown of The Clarion None of the biweekly winners from a local Chase the Ace draw has managed to choose the Ace of Spades. The ace pot will continue to grow for at least another week. The Kindersley Community Services Group has been running its Chase the Ace draw since September and nine draws…

Deputy mayor to discuss future on town council

Ken Francis, the Saskatchewan Party’s candidate in an upcoming Kindersley byelection, has yet to determine how long he will serve on council

Deputy mayor to discuss future on town councilKenneth Brown of The Clarion Deputy Mayor Ken Francis is the Saskatchewan Party’s candidate in an upcoming Kindersley byelection and he has yet to determine how long he will serve on council. The deputy mayor was nominated to be the Sask. Party candidate on Jan. 8, and he will have to resign from town council…

Council tends to bylaw matters

Aquatic centre construction details ironed out; lots consolidated for non-profits; purchasing policy revised

Council tends to bylaw mattersKenneth Brown of The Clarion The Town of Kindersley has been busy tending to its bylaws in recent weeks, and three more bylaws have received attention from the town’s elected officials. Council members have given the second and third readings to adopt an amendment to the town’s zoning bylaw, and given all three readings to…

2017 Year in Review – Part 3

The events that shaped the community and the people whose influence left indelible marks

2017 Year in Review – Part 3This is Part 3, the last of a look back at 2017. Oct. 11 The Kindersley and District Health and Wellness Foundation (KDHWF) has wrapped up a fundraising campaign to upgrade more than 100 rooms at the integrated health centre. In February 2016, the KDHWF launched its Revitalize-A-Room campaign with the goal of raising more…