Estevan

Estevan Emerges as Oil Frontier in the Latest Public Offering

Estevan Emerges as Oil Frontier in the Latest Public Offering

Apr 4, 2024 | 9:33am
In a bid that could reshape Saskatchewan’s energy landscape, the province’s Crown petroleum and natural gas public offering, held on Tuesday, April 2, 2024 raised more than 15 million dollars in revenue for provincial coffers. Estevan emerged as the front runner, generating the majority of revenue with $13,795,439.18 for 84 leases and two exploration licenses […]
Man arrested for sexual assault in Estevan

Man arrested for sexual assault in Estevan

Mar 28, 2024 | 10:31am
The Estevan Police Service members dealt with reports of sexual assault, dog bite, scam and more on Wednesday. An Estevan man was arrested and charged with sexual assault on March 27. He was released with conditions and a court date in May. Police received a report of a man who was bitten by a dog […]
Harvard Media Expands Online News Presence with Acquisition of SaskToday.ca and MooseJawToday.com

Harvard Media Expands Online News Presence with Acquisition of SaskToday.ca and MooseJawToday.com

Mar 14, 2024 | 5:17pm
Its an era when most media companies are putting fewer and fewer resources into local news. Harvard Media is taking a different approach, as the company announced a huge expansion of its news presence in Saskatchewan with the acquisition of “SaskToday.ca” and “MooseJawToday.com.” The deal with Glacier Media includes a long term partnership agreement, which […]
Two die after collision near Corinne

Two die after collision near Corinne

Jan 29, 2024 | 2:49pm
Tragedy unfolded on the weekend near Corrine, as Milestone RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision on Highway 39. The crash claimed the lives of both drivers involved—a 76-year-old male from Midale and a 50-year-old male from Estevan. Emergency services declared them deceased at the scene. An adult female passenger in one of the trucks sustained […]
Injured Estevan police officer plans to return to duty

Injured Estevan police officer plans to return to duty

Nov 16, 2023 | 3:32pm
Police say an officer who was injured in a deadly shooting in Estevan is recovering and plans to return to duty. Police in Estevan say Sgt. Braden Lonsberry had been shot during an altercation in early November.  Saskatchewan’s police watchdog says a 19-year-old man grabbed Lonsberry’s gun while he was getting his arrest photo taken.  Another […]
Man grabbed officer’s gun before deadly shooting in Saskatchewan: police watchdog

Man grabbed officer’s gun before deadly shooting in Saskatchewan: police watchdog

Nov 3, 2023 | 3:44pm
Saskatchewan’s police watchdog says a 19-year-old man grabbed an officer’s gun while he was getting his arrest photo taken, and an officer was shot and wounded. The Saskatchewan Serious Incident Response Team says another officer then shot the man, who later died. Police had responded to a call Wednesday morning and found a woman suffering […]
Mother and Son Dead After “Serious Incident” in Estevan

Mother and Son Dead After “Serious Incident” in Estevan

Nov 2, 2023 | 7:58am
A “serious incident” that prompted the Estevan Police Service’s response on Wednesday morning has tragically resulted in the deaths of both the victim and the suspect. A family member has confirmed that the individuals involved were a mother and her son. The incident unfolded at a residence situated on the 1200 block of 6th Street, […]
Police officer seriously injured, response team deployed after shooting in Estevan

Police officer seriously injured, response team deployed after shooting in Estevan

Nov 1, 2023 | 7:44pm
Authorities were investigating after a police officer was seriously injured on the job in Estevan.  Police in Estevan said the officer was injured during an altercation at the local police station. It said in a statement the officer was transported by STARS air ambulance to hospital in Regina and was in stable condition.  One person […]
Estevan police officer seriously injured

Estevan police officer seriously injured

Nov 1, 2023 | 12:37pm
Premier Scott Moe said that an Estevan police officer was seriously injured after an incident with a suspect this morning. A release on the Estevan Police Service’s website said police were on the scene of an incident in the 1200 block of 6th Street in Estevan, just before 7 a.m. One person was taken into […]

Local student set to represent Sask. at Miss Universe Pageant

May 19, 2023 | 12:21pm

A Regina engineering student will head to Vancouver this summer to represent the Land of the Living Skies at the 2023 Miss Universe Pageant. Daryna Prysiazhniuk, currently taking environmental engineering at the University of Regina, will represent the province. “I am extremely excited. It feels a little surreal still, but it’s a great opportunity,” she […]