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 Hi everyone! I hope you have had an awesome summer enjoying time in the sunshine with family and friends!  We had a fantastic summer at the EFC thanks to the hard work from our fabulous Community Summer Programmer Jade.  Now as the leaves start to drift lazily off the trees and kids get ready to head back to school, we are excited to head into another fabulous season of fall programming. Our opening day is Wednesday September 6 for some drop-in playtime between 9:30 - 1... More...

Wednesday August 30, 2017 08:39AM - 0 Comment(s)



 The daytime watering ban of lawns and gardens has been lifted. More...

Monday August 28, 2017 11:13AM - 0 Comment(s)



 Attention: Rural Municipality of Enniskillen No. 3 Ratepayers The RM of Enniskillen invites their ratepayers to sit on the District Planning Commission. One (1) member at large is welcome to participate on the advisory board, which shall be jointly appointed by the Councils of the Rural Municipality and the Town of Oxbow, who have an interest pertaining to community planning in the District. If you are interested in sitting on this committee, please phone 306-483-2277 or email &#1... More...

Thursday August 17, 2017 12:09PM - 0 Comment(s)



 The 2017 budget is now complete and attached is the link to the 2017 Property Tax Levy, which has been passed by Council. Property owners will receive their tax notices by the first week of July. More...

Wednesday June 14, 2017 05:40PM - 0 Comment(s)



 Please note that the Town of Oxbow is no longer able to locate pins to determine property lines.  We recommend that you contact a locating or survey company to provide this service. More...

Friday June 09, 2017 11:14AM - 0 Comment(s)



2017 is a province-wide property re-assessment year through the Saskatchewan Assessment Management Agency (SAMA).  Assessment notices have been mailed to all property owners.  We encourage you to review your assessment notice and ensure it is correct.  Property owners have 60 days from the date that assessment notices are mailed to address any concerns that they have.  The contact information for SAMA is located directly on your notice. Residents may question how this i... More...

Tuesday April 04, 2017 03:05PM - 0 Comment(s)



Snowfall in the first couple of weeks of March has increased the Alameda Reservoir inflow forecast. As such we are required under the terms of the 1989 Canada-US- Agreement to bring the reservoir down to 558.0 m prior to the start of runoff. On March 17, 2017 we will increase the release rate to 5m³/s and on Monday March 20, 2017 it will increase to 10m³/s. If necessary the total out flow will be increased to 15m³/s. Please use caution when on or near the ice at all times. ... More...

Monday March 20, 2017 02:50PM - 0 Comment(s)



It occurred to me this morning that in order to be willing to give to your community, one first has to feel that they have something to give, and that happens when your own needs are met. I believe that we are responsible for filling our own cups, to put the things in place that make a difference to ourselves. When asked, many people claim family is important. If importance is measured by the time spent though, I think most of us would find we prioritize poorly, spending far more time doi... More...

Thursday March 09, 2017 09:52AM - 0 Comment(s)



I have had the honor of knowing some fine women during my time. It seems like today would be the best time I could think of to introduce you to them. Let's start with the most obvious, my mother, Bea Paxman. She was tough, because she had to be. She worked hard, didn't like to cook or bake, didn't like to ride on tractors, and as far as I know was not one for helping on the farm. She had a wit though, sharp and bright like those little shiny metal tacks I used to pull out of my bare feet when... More...

Wednesday March 08, 2017 11:11AM - 0 Comment(s)



When you work from a home office, snow day has a different meaning than when one must commute. My morning started like most do, I get up at 5:30 a.m., do a little research, read and share the posts I like, stick my tongue out at the posts I think are stupid, scan the rest and drink at least two cups of coffee. This morning, it is Kick Ass...(the brand of coffee, not the motive)...and this morning most of the posts have to do with the weather. We are experiencing the worst blizzard of the... More...

Tuesday March 07, 2017 09:33AM - 0 Comment(s)



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