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Naicam residents are still encouraged to boil drinking water for at least one minute.
Naicam residents are still encouraged to boil drinking water for at least one minute. Aaron Schulze/northeastNOW Staff

Valves fixed, but Naicam still under water advisory

By Aaron Schulze
July 17, 2018 - 2:02pm Updated: July 17, 2018 - 2:41pm

All 10 valves in the Naicam water system have been replaced and everyone has water again. However, residents remain under a water advisory until lab results come back from the Water Security Agency (WSA).

Kurt Luchia, who has shown off his classic Jeep at the XFM Show and Shine Car Show in Melfort, admits this weekend's drive from Melfort to Moose Jaw will be a tough feat.
Kurt Luchia, who has shown off his classic Jeep at the XFM Show and Shine Car Show in Melfort, admits this weekend's drive from Melfort to Moose Jaw will be a tough feat. Kurt Luchia/Facebook

Melfort man going extra mile for Parkinson's fundraising campaign

By Nigel Maxwell
July 13, 2018 - 12:00pm

This Saturday, Kurt Luchia will hop into his 1956 Willys Jeep and drive the 400 km from Melfort to Moose Jaw as a way to raise funds for Parkinson's disease research and to pay tribute to his late father.

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