Shaunavon RCMP seek ATM thieves

Shaunavon RCMP seek ATM thieves

Jan 2, 2024 | 2:46pm
In Shaunavon, RCMP are actively investigating a brazen break-in that occurred on December 30, 2023. Thieves employed a stolen truck in a daring heist, using chains to forcibly extract an ATM from a local business. The suspects, one dressed in all black and the other sporting a distinctive blue/green plaid jacket with a red hoodie […]

Sask. company fined $112,000 for death of worker

May 18, 2023 | 10:44am

A Saskatchewan company has been fined $112,000 after the death of a worker in 2021. Bench Hutterian Brethren Corp. pleaded guilty to two violations of occupational health and safety regulations in Shaunavon Provincial Court on May 4. The fine stems from an incident on November 25, 2021, near Shaunavon, where a worker was fatally injured […]

Plane crash near Shaunavon leaves two dead

Sep 20, 2022 | 11:06am

According to the Transportation Safety Board, two people have died after a plane crash on Sunday near the Town of Shaunavon. The federal agency said that a Cessna 172 took off from Swift Current on Sunday morning, headed to Estevan for a pipelined inspection. The plane crashed over 11 kilometres south-southwest of Shaunavon. Officials say […]

Missing SK kids found in South Dakota – Amber Alert Cancelled

Aug 10, 2022 | 6:57am

After the amber alert was extended state side into South Dakota for two Saskatchewan kids thought to be in grave danger – the alert has ended. Authorities at the Meade County Sheriffs office in South Dakota announced that they had arrested sex offender Benjamin Martin Moore this morning, and safely recovered the two children. Benjamin […]

One dead in fatal collision near Gull Lake

Nov 26, 2021 | 11:12am

A 76-year-old man has died in a fatal motor vehicle collision near Gull Lake (300 kilometres west of Regina). The man from Shaunavon was parked when a southbound SUV collided with the parked vehicle. He was pronounced dead on the scene. The collision happened yesterday at 4:00 p.m. on Highway #37, nine kilometres south of […]

Alberta man drowns in Swift Current Creek outside of Shaunavon

May 31, 2021 | 1:52pm

Shaunavon RCMP responded to a drowning incident neat the hamlet of Simmie, which is about 300 kilometres west of Regina. RCMP responded to a swimmer in distress call on Sunday afternoon at around 5:00 PM. It was reported that a 21-year-old man from Alberta had been swimming in the Swift Current Creek with friends when […]

Add sea shanties to Hunter Brothers list of work

Feb 21, 2021 | 10:10am

It’s a sea shanty with a Saskatchewan spin. The Hunter Brothers are the latest act to get involved in performing a sea shanty as they have done so with their song “Those Were the Nights” It features the Shaunavon five singing around a barrel being used for percussion with a tractor rolling in at the […]

Shaunavon farmer has two sets of triplet calves

Jan 29, 2021 | 11:00am

A farmer at Shaunavon had a rare experience this month. Kelly Oberle had triplet calves twice in the span of one week. The odds of one triplet birth is 1 in 100 thousand. Oberle says the calves are in good health. He was surprised, saying it has never happened at his farm. To keep the […]

Lightning send Shaunavon’s Coburn to Ottawa

Dec 27, 2020 | 7:18pm

Braydon Coburn is going from the Stanley Cup champs to one of the worst teams in the NHL. On Sunday night, the Tampa Bay Lightning announced they have sent the 35-year-old defenceman from Shaunavon along with forward Cedric Paquette and a second-round selection in the 2022 NHL Draft to the Ottawa Senators in exchange for forward […]