Classifieds

Services

Need help re-arranging or organizing household furnishings, cupboards, closets, etc., call 306-948-5230

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


Real Estate

Great three-unit income property for sale. Upstairs unit is a spacious 3-bedroom unit with kitchen, living room, bathroom and patio doors to deck. Basement suite #1 is a one-bedroom suite with open kitchen/living room; and #2 is a bachelor suite. All very cute with some upgrades. Both basement suites are fully furnished. Shared laundry, new furnace one year ago, newer water heaters, shingles, siding and deck. Great location close to schools. For viewing or more information contact 306-948-7661.

LAND FOR SALE
Acreage for Sale… Hammond Realty Starter ranch near Argo Bush includes 160 acres with 108 acres of tame grass and the balance being native pasture and yard site. Fenced and cross fenced into 4 paddocks. 1,120 sq. ft. 1996 mobile home includes 3 bed, 2 bath, vaulted ceiling, porch, deck, spacious floor plan, shows well. Yard includes barns, corrals, bins and sheds. Tremendous value! Asking $210,000. Call Tim 306-948-5052.

LAND FOR RENT
Pasture land for rent in R.M. of Eagle Creek. Call for details. 306-948-9186


Obituaries

Isabella Dirks
September 18, 1915 - July 13, 2014
Isabella Dirks was born September 18, 1915 at Kelfield, Sask. and passed away on July 13, 2014 at Biggar Sask. at the age of 98 years.
The Graveside Service was held on Thursday, July 17 at 2 p.m. from Biggar Cemetery, Biggar, Sask. with Rev. Jo-Ann Hills officiating. Active Bearers were Wendel Dirks, Curtis Dirks, Doug Dirks, Jason Dirks, Wayne Rivers, Brian Rivers and Brent Dirks.
Isabella is survived by her children…Marjorie Rivers of Olds, Alta., and children, Wayne, Brian (Barbara), Brenda Robinson (Blair), Leanne Rivers (Shaun); Harold Dirks (Vicki) of Olds, Alta., and children, Douglas, Jason (Cheryl), Brent; Terry Dirks (Holly) of Calgary, Alta., and children, Darcy (Amanda), Meghan Klassen (Peter); Gary’s children, Wendel, Curtis, Cherelyn Stefaniszyn (Milo); 14 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; daughters-in-law, Velma and Nora; sisters, Sadie (Bill) Thompson and Hazel Watson.
She was predeceased by her husband, Clarence; son, Gary; siblings, Agnes, Roy, Lillian, Alfred, Ken, Lorne, Alvin; son-in-law, Bill.
Tributes may be directed in memory of Isabella to Biggar Diamond Lodge Activity Fund, Box 340, Biggar, SK S0K 0M0 or Biggar New Horizons, Box 631, Biggar, SK S0K 0M0
Grondin Funeral Service, Biggar entrusted with arrangements, "Our family serving your family since 1963".


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Miscellaneous

Old battery collection, Fisher #300 Cadet Squadron. Drop off at the Biggar Landfill OR contact Quentin Sittler at 306-658-2132

Main Street Garage Sale is accepting donations of all items in clean and working condition. Please phone 306-948-1773 or 306-948-5393. Pickup available.

Four Bourgault Titan II packer arms, 306-948-3474


1964 Ford Fairlane, excellent condition, mileage 67,000 miles. Price $5,200, negotiable. Call 306-948-2682


Square grass hay bales for sale, call 306-948-9186


Memoriams

West Gidluck
The day before West passed away on December 20, 2013, he said, "Sorry, I didn't want to ruin Christmas for you. Please don't have a funeral for me. Have a party on the farm sometime in the summer and bring everyone together for a gathering like we used to have when we were kids."
So, that's what West's family has planned!
Please join them for a Celebration of Life on THURSDAY, JULY 24: on the farm, south of Biggar. A short service is planned for 4 p.m. which will be followed by a potluck/BBQ/picnic. We'll have the grill going and a big bonfire to gather around. Bring your memories of West along with your lawn chairs and some food and beverages to toast our beloved "Kraft Dinner King" who we miss so much.


Houses

Excellent location in Biggar. Two-bedroom starter/retirement home. Large fenced lot, storage shed, fire pit, off-street parking, new fridge, washer, dryer. Natural gas and electric heat. Partial basement. For sale or rent to own. Available now. Call 306-948-2027 for more info.

House for sale in Landis, Sask. Double corner lot, directly across from the school. Three bedrooms, full basement, good size kitchen with lots of cupboards; washer, dryer, fridge, stove, built in dishwasher and microwave included. Large shed with good garden spot; deck on back of house. REDUCED to $40,000 obo. Would make a great starter home or retirement home. For more information call (306) 948-7161.


Two and Three-bedroom houses for rent. Close to downtown and school. Fridge and stove included. For viewing call 306-948-3674 or 306-948-9517 or 306-948-7022.


Employment

Full-time Equipment Operator with 1A license wanted for Graham Contracting, Asquith, Sask. Loader experience required. Gravel End Dump Work. Apply by email: grahamcontractingasquith@gmail.com or fax 306-329-6207

Part-time waitress/waiter needed. Must be a mature, dependable and reliable individual, 16 years and over. Need to work evenings and lunch. Apply in person with resume to Ray at Pizzeria Adria, 212 Main St., Biggar.


Coming Events

SUNDAYS in JULY: Presbyterians, Anglicans and Lutherans (PALs) will be worshipping at St. Paul's Anglican Church at 10:30 a.m. Everyone welcome. For more information or pastoral services, phone Pastor Mark Kleiner at 306-948-3731 or 306-951-7122.

SUNDAYS… You are invited to the weekly services of Biggar Associated Gospel Church, corner of 8th and Quebec Street @ 10:50 a.m. June 29 - September 7. Worship will be at 10:50 a.m. There will be no Sunday School sessions for the summer. The church office number is 306-948-3424, Terry Wicks, Pastor.

TUESDAYS - SATURDAYS: Biggar Museum & Gallery Annual Summer Book Sale has begun!, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., closed at noon. Hundreds of books, CDs, jigsaw puzzles, games… all at very reasonable prices! The work of Grace Gerein, a Wilkie artist, will also be on show for sale!

TUESDAY, AUGUST 5: Biggar Blood Donor Clinic, 2:30 - 7:30 p.m. at Biggar Community Hall… sponsored by Biggar Kayette Club and C.W.L. Book appointment online @ www.blood.ca or phone 1-888-236-6283.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 10: 7:00 p.m., Leney Cemetery Annual 76th Memorial Service; minister, Joan Brown. Bring your lawn chair and a friend. If weather is bad, it will be held in the United Church.


Announcements

Pat and Harry Morton would like to thank everyone for sharing our 25th Anniversary with us on July 5. Thank you for all the cards and gifts. Thanks to all who helped get ready for party. It's wonderful to have so many special friends.