Highway 5

Exploding packages hit rural mailboxes – authorities investigating

Exploding packages hit rural mailboxes – authorities investigating

Jul 9, 2024 | 7:52am
The Saskatoon RCMP have launched an investigation following the discovery of explosive devices in rural mailboxes in the RM of Blucher and RM of Corman Park. Authorities identified the devices as modified fireworks. On Sunday, the RCMP received a report that several mailboxes near Sunset Estates had been broken into, with suspicious objects left inside. […]

Wadena emergency crews respond to vehicle collision with Moose Monday night

Dec 1, 2020 | 9:31am

Wadena volunteer fire crews, RCMP and Shamrock ambulance were called out Monday night after a vehicle hit a moose on Highway 5 west of Wadena. Damage to the vehicle was extensive, with a picture posted to social media showing the roof partially collapsed, and the front end smashed. The highway was down to one lane […]

Construction begins on major Sask. highways

May 21, 2020 | 11:43am

Travel delays can be expected as major highway safety improvement projects begin on Highway 5 and Highway 39. Highways and Infrastructure Minister Greg Ottenbreit says that the new passing lane projects will improve traffic flow while providing more opportunities to pass safely. “We ask drivers to be patient in work zones or consider alternate routes […]