Southwest Sask. farmer loses nearly 30 cattle in lightning strike

Jul 12, 2022 | 12:12pm

Tragedy struck a family in the southwest Saskatchewan community of Mankota as the Briere family lost 28 of their cattle after they were struck and killed by lightning. Glen Briere and his wife Darla were out of town over the weekend when his brother-in-law was checking on the cows and discovered 14 cows, 13 calves […]

RCMP investigating single vehicle accident west of Mankota

Sep 8, 2021 | 9:14am

Pontiex RCMP say one person has been injured in a single vehicle accident on Highway 18, five kilometres west of Mankota. Police say Highway 18 is blocked, and motorists can expect delays throughout the day Wednesday. Mankota is about 150 kilometres southeast of Swift Current. No other information is available at this time.