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

AUTOMOTIVE SHOP RENTAL! Do your own work, 4-post truck lift with roller jack, 7,000 lbs capacity. Hourly or Daily rates. Phone 306-948-3670 or 306-948-4212

CANADA BENEFIT GROUP - Do you or someone you know suffer from a disability? Get up to $40,000 from the Canadian Government. Toll-free 1-888-511-2250 or

Real Estate

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.

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


LOWRY, Eileen Iola
1915 ~ 2014
Our dear Mother Eileen Iola Lowry (nee´ Cowan) passed away peacefully at home August 9, 2014 in Kelowna at the age of 99. Eileen is lovingly remembered by her 3 daughters; Debby (Erv Schmidt), Ruby, Louella (Stan Rhodes), 11 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, 7 great - great grandchildren, 1 sister in law Verna Cowan, and numerous nephews and nieces. Eileen was predeceased by her loving husband G. Ted Lowry September 3, 1991 and son Raymond November 28, 2000. Eileen was a faithful member and volunteer with Rutland United Church, she was the oldest member of the church family. A celebration of life service will be held on Tuesday August 19, 2014 at 1:00 pm at Valleyview Funeral Home, 165 Valleyview Road Kelowna. Eileen will be laid to rest next to Ted at Lakeview Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in Eileen’s memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, #4 – 155 Sutherland Avenue Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9. Condolences may be made to the family at Arrangements entrusted to VALLEYVIEW FUNERAL HOME, Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial (250) 765-3147.


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RURAL WATER TREATMENT. Patented iron filters, softeners, distillers, “Kontinuous Shock” Chlorinator, IronEater. Patented whole house reverse osmosis. Payment plan. 1-800-BIG-IRON (244-4766); View our 29 patented & patent pending inventions. Since 1957.

STEEL BUILDINGS...” STEEL OVERSTOCK SALE!” 20X20 $4,055. 25X24 $4,650. 30X32 $6,586. 32X34 $7,677. 40X48 $12,851. 47X70 $17,899. One End wall Included. Pioneer Steel 1-800-668-5422

STEEL BUILDINGS/METAL BUILDINGS 60% OFF! 20x28, 30x40, 40x62, 45x90, 50x120, 60x150, 80x100 sell for balance owed! Call 1-800-457-2206

Treasurer's and Bakery Equipment Sale @ 10 Main Street in Lanigan (across from Esso) Saturday, August 23rd: 10am to 5pm Sunday, August 24th: 11am to 5pm

BOSCH Mixers $229 & up, VITAMIX Blenders w/low jar, SPIRAL slicers, SPIN Mop, BUNN Coffee makers, Grain mills, KITCHENAID 7 qt Mixers $549 1.3hp. Call Hometech 1-888-692-6724 Regina

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

1996 Ford Taurus, red, 191,000km, a/t/c, power windows and doors, very good condition. Phone 306-658-2110

MR TIRE Fall Semi Tire Sale: New 11R/22.5 For $299.00 (Reg.$329) Free Delivery in SK on 10 or more tires. Call Mylo. 306-921-6555 website:

To give away, 600 acres of flax straw, must be baled. Call 306-948-3450 or 306-948-7601

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

Wanted to buy straw to bale or already baled. Doug Weekes, 306-948-2077 or Clinton Weekes, 306-948-7253.


SCHOMMER,DAVID - October15, 1939-August 23, 2011
At early morn, when all was still,
God gave his Great Command,
In silent peace you passed away,
Into a Better Land.
Forever in our hearts, Marcella and family.


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.

One bedroom house, washer, dryer, fridge and stove included. Available September 1. $550 per month. Call 306-948-2233

Perdue house. Available immediately, 5 bdrm 1 bath, 5 appliances. New upgrades. $1200 per month. 1 year lease option available. Call 306-291-6439 or email

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.


WANTED secretary that is proficient in Quick Books. Please apply in person with handwritten resume to E-Kay Enterprises Ltd., 101 Turnbull Ave., Biggar or after hours call 306-948-5383 for appointment.

DENTURE TECHNICIAN for modern denture clinic in Southern Alberta. Package offers accommodations and/or relocating expenses for right candidate. Wages negotiable. Apply: Go to:

Full Time Community/Sports Reporter Opasquia Times in The Pas, MB requires a full-time reporter. Reliable and able to work flexible hours incl. evenings/weekends. Writing experience necessary. Wage dependant on qualifications. Please send resume, writing samples to Trent Allen, Editor, Opasquia Times email: 204-623-3435

MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION is an in-demand career in Canada! Employers have work-at-home positions available. Get the online training you need from an employer-trusted program. Visit: or 1-888-528-0809 to start training for your work-at-home career today!

Sales rep required to sell print, digital advertising and special promotions. Commission plus base salary, up to 40 hours per week. Car allowance, group health and dental benefits, company pension plan and profit sharing. Weyburn Review, Box 400, Weyburn, Sk S4H 2K4, Phone 306-842-7487 or fax 306-842-0282, Email:

Caltech Surveys is seeking an experienced SURVEY PARTY CHIEF based in the KINDERSLEY area. We offer competitive wages and a fully paid benefits plan. Email your resume to

SURVEY ASSISTANTS wanted in the Kindersley, Battlefords and Unity area, and Maple Creek & Swift Current working on wellsite & pipeline surveys. Must have valid drivers' license. Email resume to CALTECH SURVEYS at

Coming Events

SUNDAYS in AUGUST: Presbyterians, Anglicans and Lutherans (PALs) will be worshipping at Redeemer Lutheran 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!

TUESDAYs - SATURDAYs in AUGUST: Bag Sale at the Biggar Museum & Gallery! For the whole month of August, fill a bag of books and leave a donation! Open 9 - 5, Tues - Sat. (closed over the noon hour).

FRIDAY, AUGUST 22: New Horizons BBQ at Shop Easy Food, Biggar, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Everyone welcome!

SATURDAY, AUGUST 23: Biggar Museum and Gallery, Last day of the Book Sale! Fill a bag of books, make us a donation! Tuesday-Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Closed for lunch noon til 1)

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3: Tiny Tot Registration 7 p.m. at St. Gabriel's School. Children ages 3 and 4 eligible.

Starting MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8: Alley Katz Bowl leagues…Monday Night Mixed Adult; Thursday Afternoon Seniors; Thursday after school Kids YBC. Spaces are limited so registation early. Call Mike @ 306-948-2255 or Pat @ 306-948-2215

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24: 6:30 p.m. St. Gabriel's Roman Catholic Church. Registration and read through with Prairie Notes Community Choir. $50 = music. This is an adult community choir that sings a variety of music. Our Christmas Concert this year will be December 14 with regular Wednesday evening practices. For more information, phone Cindy Hoppe at 306-948-7147 or 306-948-2947.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27: Biggar will be participating in the national celebration of Culture Days. Craftspeople, artists interested in showcasing their work in Artisans Alley at the former Presbyterian Church on Main Street are asked to call Cindy Hoppe to reserve space by September 15 at 306-948-7147. Performers interested in sharing their music in the church or as buskers are asked to contact Peggy L'Hoir at 306-948-5231 by September 15/2014.


Abigail (Abby) Genevieve Donahue
was born on July 29, 2014 in Saskatoon weighing 7 pounds 9 ounces, 22 inches long.
Proud parents are Greg and Chantelle Donahue
Even prouder grandparents are Richard and Peggy L'Hoir and Dennis and Shena Donahue