Biggar & District ARTS Council are available for bar tending services at your functions/events. Contact Denise @ 306-948-2452

-- Welcome Wagon display class --
If YOU are…
• NEW to our communities of Biggar/Landis/Perdue
• Have a new baby
at 306-948-3837, Sheila Itterman
We have gifts and information

Real Estate

Charter/Sherwood Apartments
1 Bedroom, 2 Bedroom
Heat and water supplied, wired for cable TV and satellite systems, laundry facilities, appliances, some suites with dishwashers, air conditioning, parking with plug-ins.
For more information call: Karen/Kevin, 306-948-9115
302 - 8th Ave. W., Biggar


Dorothy BITNER (nee Kilbrei)
June 16, 1921 - April 13, 2018
Dorothy Bitner (nee Kilbrei) of Saskatoon, Sask., formerly of Biggar, Sask., went to be with her Lord at the age of 96 on April 13, 2018. She died peacefully surrounded by her family. Dorothy was a devoted wife, loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was known for her boundless energy, laughter, gratitude and faith.
Dorothy was born June 16, 1921 in Rosenberg, Manitoba.  After her marriage to Albert Bitner, they farmed in Arborg, Man., before moving to Biggar, Sask. They continued to farm until 1980 then retired to Saskatoon.  After Albert passed away, Dorothy enjoyed life with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.  In 2016 she moved to Porteous Lodge.
Dorothy was dearly loved by her children, Elmer (Elaine) of Bon Accord, Alta.; Ron of Ottawa, Ont.; Wilfred (Barbara) Campbell River, B.C.; Curt (Sandra) of Calgary, Alta.; Roger (Deanna) of Toronto, Ont.; Lorne (Ruth) of Dalmeny, Sask.; Iris (Dale) Johns of Regina, Sask.; Doug (Brenda) of Saskatoon, Sask.; Dwight of Edmonton, Alta.; Dianne (Dale) Johnson of Edmonton, Alta.;  Randy (Roxanne) of Dalmeny, Sask.; Ken (Diana) of Spruce Grove, Alta.; sixteen grandchildren and twenty-two great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Albert; her parents, Andreas and Emma Kilbrei; brothers, Rudolph, Fred, Max and Ben; two sons, Wilf and Curt; and two granddaughters, Annaliese and Angela.
The Memorial Service was held on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 2:30 p.m. at Riverbend Church of God, 306 Saguenay Drive, Saskatoon, Sask. A private interment preceded the service.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Porteous Lodge or Riverbend Church of God. Dalmeny Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements, 306-254-2022.
August 5, 1935 - March 25, 2018
Morley Schmidt passed away peacefully on March 25, 2018. He leaves to mourn his wife, Ruth; his sons, Murray (Kim), and Marvin (Kristi); and his grandchildren, Leah, Megan, Hayley, Kaelee Anna and Monte. Morley is also survived by his brothers, Lloyd (Sara) and Cliff (Jean); his sister-in law, Marie, as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by parents, Herb and Edith; his brothers, Ken, Ron and Floyd; his sister, Erma; and his nephew, Vernon.
Morley was born on the family farm near Sonningdale, Sask. on August 5, 1935. He grew up and went to school in the Sonningdale district. Morley worked on numerous water and sewer projects around the province and was the foreman of the City of Saskatoon Water & Sewer Department for 30 years. He could fix almost anything, even if he had to make the parts himself. Morley loved horses, the farm and his family.
At Morley’s request, there will be no funeral. The interment will be held at Spinney Hill Cemetery on a sunny summer day.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Central Haven Special Care Home, 1020 Ave I North, Saskatoon SK, S7L 2H7.
Cremation arrangements in care of Mourning Glory Funeral Services, Saskatoon.


Notice To Creditors
In the estate of GARRY MITCHELL GRAHAM, late of 319 - 4th Avenue East in Biggar, Saskatchewan, deceased.
All claims against the above estate, duly verified by statutory declaration and with particulars and valuation of security held, if any, must be sent to the undersigned before the 20th day of April, 2018.
Executor’ lawyer
The W Law Group,
Suite 300, 110-21st Street East, Saskatoon,
Saskatchewan S7K 0B6


MAIN STREET GARAGE SALE is accepting donations of all items in clean and working condition. Please phone 306-948-1773 or 306-948-5393. Pick-up available.


One bedroom house, close to school and downtown, fridge and stove included. Available May 1st. For viewing call 306-948-3674 or 306-948-9517


Crop Production Services Biggar, Sask.
requires Seasonal Operations Support.

Job Requirements:
• High school diploma or equivalent
• Valid driver’s license
• Must complete inhouse WHMIS, TDG and forklift training
• Must have safety knowledge of application laws and regulation for chemical and fertilizer
• Safety Sensitive Positions - Drug and Alcohol testing requires.
• Coordinate receiving, storing and shipment of bulk and packaged products
• Manage inventory and may handle blending of fertilizer
• Responsible for loading product for customers
• Ensures all paperwork is complete for product entering and leaving warehouse
• Maintain facility yard, equipment and cleanliness of warehouse
• Follow EH&S guidelines, report incidents and/or spills
• Present positive image of CPS to customers
• Other duties as assigned.
Please email resume to

HELP WANTED… experienced cook/waitress/bartender, seasonal work, reliable transportation. Send resume to Box 1600, Biggar, SK, S0K 0M0

Looking for part-time groundskeeper, contract May 15 to October 30, 2018. Resumes to Box 241, Biggar, SK, S0K 0M0 by May 4. Only successful applicants will be called for interviews. Pay rate, $200/month.

Coming Events

APRIL 19, 20, 21: St. Gabriel CWL Clothing Drive, church basement, 111 - 7th Ave. West, Biggar. Drop off: starts Thursday 9 a.m. and continues to Friday 8 p.m. Shopping: Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon. All proceeds go to the Food Bank and KidSport.
FRIDAY, APRIL 20: 1:30 p.m. Biggar New Horizons annual "Spring Fling" card party featuring Cribbage and Kaiser. Cash prizes and draws are featured. $5 admission. Everyone welcome
TUESDAY, APRIL 24: Annual Meeting of Biggar & District Health Services Foundation, 7:00 p.m. in the meeting room at the Biggar Health Centre.
FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 5 - 9 p.m.; SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 9 - 12 noon… Biggar United Church Garage and Bake Sale. BBQ, Friday, April 27 @ 4 p.m. & Pancake Breakfast, Saturday, April 28, 9 a.m. All donations gratefully received. For pickup, call Jim 306-948-2856.
SATURDAY, APRIL 28: Biggar & District Arts Council presents… "Derina Harvey Band", 7:30 p.m., The Majestic Theatre, Biggar Adults/Seniors $25 (advance $20); Students, 13 and older, $15 (advance $12); children 12 and under, $5. Advance tickets available at de Moissac Jewellers, Biggar, 306-948-2452 or online
SATURDAY, MAY 5: Dueling Pianos Show, 9:00 p.m. doors open, 7:30; midnight lunch and raffle at Perdue Rec Complex. Tickets available, $40, at Biggar Credit Union Perdue Branch or Perdue Hotel. NO minors. Sponsored by Perdue Arena Rebuild.
FRIDAY, May 11: 5 - 8 p.m. & SATURDAY, MAY 12: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.…PALS Garage and Bake Sale at St. Paul’s Anglican Church. St. Paul’s will open Wednesday afternoons from 1 - 2:30 p.m. for drop offs. If you would like items picked up, phone Cindy Hoppe at 306-948-2947. Funds raised will support youth ministries.
SATURDAY, MAY 12: Biggar Skating Annual Trade Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Biggar Community Hall. Soup and sandwich lunch available. Tables available, contact Lori Ann 306-951-7188.
SATURDAY, MAY 12: 7:30 p.m. Biggar Majestic Theatre presents… Sask. Production, a one woman Play, "The Wild Dog Waits on the Concrete Path", starring Danielle Roy. Advance tickets, $15 at Pharmasave and The Biggar Independent; at the door, $20. ONE NIGHT ONLY! Get your tickets now!!!
Biggar Associated Gospel Church
corner of 8th Ave. W. and Quebec St., Biggar
Sunday Worship • 10:50 a.m.
Children's Sunday School during worship service
Pastor Doug Motz, Church office phone, 306-948-3424

Biggar United Church
907 Quebec St./corner Turnbull Ave., Biggar
Sunday Worship Service • 11 a.m.
Sunday School, first Sunday of each month.
Friday, April 27 and Saturday April 28…Garage,
Bake Sale; BBQ (Friday), Pancake Breakfast (Saturday)
Church office phone, 306-948-2280

St. Gabriel Roman Catholic Church
109 - 7th Ave. W, Biggar Father Edward Gibney
Parish Phone: 306-948-3330
Mass time: Sundays • 11 a.m.
Sunday School during service

Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church
Landis, Sask. Father Edward Gibney
Mass Time: Sundays • 9 a.m.

PALS APRIL Worship Services
@ Redeemer Lutheran Church
319 7th Avenue East, Biggar
Sunday Worship Service • 10:30 a.m.
Sunday, April 29... Potluck after service
Friday, May 11 & Saturday, May 12…
Garage and bake sale at St. Paul's Anglican Church.
For more info or pastoral services, phone 306-948-3731 or Pastor Sarah Mowat's cell, 306-951-7286.

Jesus Miracle Crusade International Ministry
Every Sunday Service • 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Midweek Service • Wednesdays, 7 - 10 p.m.
Overnight Prayer • Fridays, 8 p.m. - 1 a.m.
207 Main Street, Biggar
Contact Ramil, Marilyn or Orlando, 306-951-0029
or 306-951-0095 or 306-948-3021

Seventh-Day Adventist Church
Saturday Services
Bible Study…10 a.m. Church Service… 11 a.m.
320 - 6th Ave. East, Biggar
Contact: 306-948-2481


Looking for standing hay within 30 mile radius of Perdue; also looking for straw (preferably barley straw) in the fall; also pasture for 50 cow/calf herd; phone 1-306-221-7595

Pedigreed Seed for Spring 2018
Peas: CDC Inca
CDC Amarillo
AAC Brandon
AC Vesper VB
CDC Proclaim CL
CDC Marble
Ruthilda, SK (306) 932-4409
Where Quality Comes First!