Listening in from the ocean floor

It’s likely that few farm girls on the Prairies, born in the hardscrabble 1940s, dreamt of serving their country.

Ninga soldier’s name immortalized after 100 years

A century after his wartime death in the trenches of No Man’s Land in France, in 1917, the name of a local farm boy has been immortalized with the naming of a lake in his memory.

Act of Remembrance honours vets and marks 100 years since WWI

A military campaign took place in the local cemetery last week, with a chilly wind blowing, and autumn leaves underfoot.

Two new councillors elected to chamber

After a busy day of municipal voting on Wednesday, October 24, the final numbers were counted and processed, revealing just after 11:30 p.m. that night exactly who was in – and who was not.

Council candidates meet to greet the townsfolk – and answer questions

Killarney council candidates lined up,  a dozen abreast, on the Shamrock Centre stage on Monday night to answer questions in front of their potential constituents.

Five blooms – in bronze – thrills green-thumbed volunteers

With beautiful fall colours shaping the contours of a small park on the south end of town, a group of gardening volunteers cheered with pleasure over a recent announcement.

Three arrested in connection with 2017 Neepawa homicide

Police have now arrested three individuals in connection to the homicide of a 62-year-old Neepawa man, which occurred last November, in 2017.

Local stock car race driver makes Rookie of the Year

It’s fast, it’s noisy, and yes, contact is inevitable. And it’s one heck of a good time, says local stock car racing driver Jeff Gillies, who will soon be crowned Rookie of the Year for his amateur expertise out

Raft of 12 candidates vying for six council seats

A surprising number of candidates are throwing their hats in the ring in hopes of becoming local councillors – or just to hang on to the seats they hold.

Municipality announces staffing changes at Shamrock Centre

Things are changing down at the local recreation complex, with two new staff member appointments announced this week.