A century of service from the Holmfield Bridge

BY KIM LANGEN History was unmade this week, as an elegant, short span bridge over the Long River was being taken apart after nearly 100 years of solid service.  The beautiful Holmfield Bridge, with its curved and golden lichen-encrusted cement

Raiders continue unbeaten streak

The Raiders are now second place  in the WHSHL as their unbeaten streak continues, with four games in hand on the first place Dauphin Clippers, who sit just four points ahead.

Christmas in Killarney coming back to town

Hot chocolate, the colourful Santa Parade – and even a special visit to meet the man in red himself – it’s all coming back to town on Friday and Saturday, December 2 and 3.

Six Killarney kids crack Cougar squad

Six local hockey players have cracked the U18 AAA Southwest Cougars roster this season, and two of them will play a key role in the leadership of the team. 

Hong Kong POW keeps distance from memories

Tucked away in drawers of his small apartment at Lakeview Gardens, Andy Poquet keeps the few items that honour the 1,300 days he was held captive as a Hong Kong Prisoner of War during WWII.

Fibre internet deal signed off by municipality

Fibre internet is set to be embedded throughout the entire municipality.

Mitchell family benefit raises thousands for medical costs

A ton of feed pellets (delivered), a luxury vacation package in Mexico, 320 acres of aerial spraying – there was truly something for everyone at last Sunday’s benefit social at the Shamrock Centre.

An artistic journey into light and dark

A wonderful and vivid catalogue of flowers, animals, and pets is currently on lovely display at the local art gallery.

Benefit social to help Mitchell family with medical costs

Friends are pulling together a fun social this weekend, in order to help support a local family facing extreme emergency medical costs.

Unveiling the prairie past at old Northcote School

On a quiet country road running north of town sits the remains of an old brick schoolhouse, in weedy disrepair, and gutted out to the basement level.