SaskPower selects two locations to possibly host small modular reactors

Sep 20, 2022 | 12:53pm

SaskPower has identified the Estevan and Elbow areas for future study as the host of small modular reactors (SMR). The Estevan study area includes the areas around Boundary/Rafferty Dam and the Grant Devine Dam. The Elbow study area encompasses the area around Lake Diefenbaker, from Gardiner Dam to the Diefenbaker Dam. To select these study […]

Boil water advisories in place for Saskatchewan communities

Aug 14, 2022 | 10:17am

Several Saskatchewan communities were placed under boil water advisories this weekend. The villages of Elbow, Strongfield, and Loreburn, as well as Danielson Provincial Park and Douglas Provincial Park were placed under the advisory. The village of Pleasantdale is under an advisory as well and has been since August 2. The province is saying this is […]

Riverhurst Ferry still unable to cross South Sask River

May 28, 2022 | 8:09am

The Riverhurst Ferry that takes vehicles from one side of the South Saskatchewan River to the other has been grounded due to the profile of the shore. Sandy sediment collected on the shoreline has been a problem keeping the ferry active. The ferry would normally carry about 30,000 vehicles per year. A spokesman with the […]