Tag: Osler

Libraries gear up for summer activities, reading program

There’s a little something for everybody this summer at your local library. “The summer reading club really is for everyone,” said Marla Skomar, head librarian of the Martensville branch of the Wheatland Regional Library. “Kids, families, teens and adults. It’s…

Central Valley athletes compete at provincial track meet

A total of 112 athletes from the Central Valley Athletic Conference (CVAC), including 10 from Martensville and 16 from Warman, are competing this weekend at provincial track and field championships in Regina. Approximately 1430 student athletes are participating in the…

Valley Christian Academy set to install playground

Younger students at Valley Christian Academy (VCA) in Osler are “very excited” about getting a new playground in a couple of weeks, according to VCA Principal Syd Laskowski. “Definitely, the kids are pumped,” said Laskowksi in an interview at the…

Osler Museum closing its doors

After 36 years, the Osler Historical Museum is closing its doors for the last time. “It’s tough to let go of something like this after so long,” said Hella Banman, a long-serving member of the Osler Historical Museum committee. “But…

Area teams begin quest for Hoopla

Several area high school basketball teams are one step closer to the Hoopla provincial tournament March 17-19 in Moose Jaw. Winning teams from conference tournaments last weekend are moving on to regional tournaments March 11 and 12. In 4A boys,…

Mennonite tradition takes centre stage at ‘Lord of the (sausage) Ring’ festival in Osler

There’s an old saying that goes something like this: “Laws are like sausages. It is better not to see them being made.” Osler Mayor Ben Buhler takes that advice to heart when promoting his community’s latest fundraising event: “The Lord…