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The crash happened early Thursday, Sept. 13. about five minutes east of Nipawin.
The crash happened early Thursday, Sept. 13. about five minutes east of Nipawin. Google Maps

One man dead after highway crash near Nipawin

By Aaron Schulze
September 13, 2018 - 1:31pm Updated: September 13, 2018 - 2:20pm

A crash on Highway 55 about five minutes east of Nipawin has resulted in a death.

One man has died after what Nipawin RCMP is calling a “vehicle vs. pedestrian” incident on Thursday Sept. 13 early in the morning.

The old Melfort Post Office is expected to have new windows by March 31, 2019.
The old Melfort Post Office is expected to have new windows by March 31, 2019. File photo/northeastNOW Staff

City of Melfort to fund shortfall for old post office renovations

By Aaron Schulze
September 11, 2018 - 2:00pm Updated: September 12, 2018 - 7:18am

Melfort City Council approved to provide $50,000 of up-front financing to replace the windows of the first post office.

The wall and window replacement budget totalled out to be $200,000, which was greater than the initial project budget of $150,000.

Maude Burke Elementary is the centre of attention when it comes to Melfort schools.
Maude Burke Elementary is the centre of attention when it comes to Melfort schools. File photo/northeastNOW Staff

Maude Burke Elementary additions part of changes to Melfort schools

By Aaron Schulze
September 7, 2018 - 5:00pm

The new school year is upon families in Melfort. It’s the first week where students return to classes and enrolment is higher than initial projections, according to the North East School Division.

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