Blogs for Oxbow, Saskatchewan

written by Sylvia MacBean as published in the Oxbow Herald on March 21st. Friday was a special day for the students of Oxbow's Prairie Heights High School and Oxbow Elementary School. The students said goodbye to their old school facilities forever, and moved into their new school called Oxbow Prairie Horizons School. Plans for Oxbow's Prairie Horizon's school were announced back in 2006. Construction was hampered by wet weather, and a shortage of construction workers, who kept leaving when ... More...

Thursday March 31, 2011 03:23PM - 2 Comment(s)



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Friday January 01, 2010 02:27PM - 0 Comment(s)



By Liz Willick The Town of Oxbow has nominated Councillor Bob Goodward as a stand-out volunteer to the CBC/Radio-Canada Champions of Change Competition. The program celebrates activism and citizenship through voulnteerism in Canada. Goodward has been a driving force behind the develpment of the Moose Creek Regional Park (MCRP) and Golf Course. A long time Park activist and Town Council representative, in 2001 Goodward started co-ordinating the building of the Golf Course which opened in 200... More...

Friday January 01, 2010 02:26PM - 0 Comment(s)



Get out your skates and hit the ice at Oxbow's newly redecorated Community Rink. Thanks to Oxbow's Branch 187 of the Royal Canadian Legion and the Oxbow Lions Club, there's once again free ice time for public skating. The Lions accordint to treasurer Bob Goodward, have been donating to the Rink and offering the community free ice time for over a decade. Anybody can skate. "Nobody has to collect money and nobody has to pay," he said. Rhonda Hodgson for the Legion said the money com... More...

Friday January 01, 2010 02:25PM - 0 Comment(s)



The Galloway Trust Committee is made up of members that are appointed from the Towns of Oxbow, Alameda and Glend Ewen and Rural Municipalities of Moose Creek and Enniskillen. The purpose of the Trust is to ensure that monies donated to the Galloway Trust are managed with discretion and used solely for the good of the Galloway Health Centre. Galloway Trust money is controlled locally and is used to purchase items for patient care and safety, equipment to assist our doctors and staff, pluse ed... More...

Friday January 01, 2010 02:25PM - 0 Comment(s)



Saskatchewan's building permits were the second-highest ever recorded according to Statistics Canada in a report released on February 7, 2011. Building permits in 2010 totalled 2.1 billion (seasonally unadjusted just shy of the 2.2 billion recorded in 2008. Residential permits were up 42.2 percent on average betwen 2009 and 2010, the second highest percentage increase among the provinces. "Building permits for 2010 were the second-best on record, surpassed only by 2008 when our economy ... More...

Friday January 01, 2010 02:24PM - 0 Comment(s)



Job seekers from Saskatchewan, across Canada and around the world visited www.saskjobs.ca in droves this January-with good reason. The site saw 10,183 job postings in January, a 27 per cent increase over last year and the largest January total since 2008. Employers from 278 Saskatchewan communities posted opportunities to the site. "Workers and employers in every corner of our provinces are benefitting from the opportunities created by a growing provincial economy," Advanced Educa... More...

Friday January 01, 2010 02:24PM - 0 Comment(s)



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