MLA for Lumsden-Morse Lyle Stewart announces resignation due to health reasons

Mar 6, 2023 | 2:04pm

Longtime MLA for Lumsden-Morse Lyle Stewart announced that he is resigning his seat due to health-related reasons. “I have been living with prostate cancer for a number of years now, but unfortunately, my condition has worsened in recent weeks to the point that I can no longer do this job to the standard I expect […]

RCMP investigating man’s death hours after release from custody

Aug 6, 2022 | 6:57am

A man who was arrested and released by Morse RCMP died only two hours after being released from custody. RCMP’s Major Crimes unit will now be investigating. A 23-year-old man from Edmonton was arrested Thursday at 2:30 p.m. for possession of a controlled substance after a traffic stop indicated a small quantity of unknown pills […]

Tornado confirmed north of Morse Thursday

Jun 24, 2022 | 2:59pm

A tornado north of Morse Thursday evening has been confirmed by Environment and Climate Change Canada. The preliminary rating for the tornado, which was reported 30 kilometres north of Morse at 5:40 p.m. last night, is EF-0. No damage reports were received in relation to this part of the storm. Environment and climate change Canada […]

Many sections feeling the effect of hail from latest thunderstorm

Jun 24, 2022 | 10:55am

It was anything but a quiet night in Saskatchewan. Nearly the entire southern half of the province was under a thunderstorm watch or a warning, with some communities experiencing tornado warnings. Environment Canada’s Danielle Desjardins says they have not received any reports of any official tornadoes in the province from Thursday night as of yet, […]

Regina man arrested after stealing car from Indian Head

Feb 18, 2021 | 5:14pm

On Saturday afternoon, around 3:00 pm, Morse RCMP responded to a report of a suspicious truck parked outside the Credit Union in Morse. Upon arrival, officers found the truck had left the area. They then located the truck westbound on Highway 1 at Herbert and were able to determine the truck had been stolen earlier […]

22 year-old man dies in collision with semi-tractor trailer on Highway #1

Apr 22, 2020 | 1:24pm

A 22 year-old man has died after the vehicle he was driving collided with a semi-tractor trailer about 17 kilometres east of Chaplin on Highway #1. The accident occurred Tuesday night before 6:00 PM. The driver of the tractor trailer was not injured in the incident. Morse RCMP, along with Caronport and Chaplin fire departments […]

Chaplin man facing child porn charges after RCMP investigation

Feb 9, 2020 | 11:57pm

RCMP in Morse have charged a Chaplin man in relation to a child pornography incident that dates back to November of 2019. On November 29th, RCMP executed a search warrant for a residence in Chaplin that was identified as a place where the offences were occurring. Several computers and digital storage devices were seized for […]

Rural Sask. communities concerned about decreased police presence with review of policing model

Jan 13, 2020 | 6:30am

Residents in southwest Saskatchewan are concerned about how their communities will be policed by the RCMP moving forward. The RCMP, along with business consulting firm Meyers Norris Penny (MNP), are hosting town hall meetings this week in southwest communities such as Swift Current, Maple Creek and Shaunavon to retrieve feedback from the public regarding a […]