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Take precautions to avoid house fires

Biggar emergency services have been called to two house fires in the Town of Biggar within a two week time period. The first was reported on the afternoon of September 29. Police, fire and EMS were called to the 300 block of 6th Avenue East. Investigation revealed an unattended outdoor cooking appliance initiated a fire causing significant damage to the home.


oin Biali in Biggar on her fall tour

Laila Biali has embarked on a fall tour which will take her through Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia. She will appear in Biggar on Oct. 20. This award winning singer/songwriter and pianist melds traditional jazz with contemporary pop.

Latest tax grab hurts average Canadian

Clearly, this Liberal government has gone amuck, which is defined in the dictionary as to behave uncontrollably and disruptively. The latest proposal to tax employee discounts leaves one wondering what will really be accomplished.

Preserve carved pumpkins in various ways

Jack-o’-lanterns and other carved pumpkin designs are frequently the centerpieces of Halloween festivities. The twinkling lights and orange glow of jack-o’-lanterns can add ambiance to any autumn event.