Unity Red Atoms visit the Wilkie Outlaws

The Unity Red Lazers visited the Wilkie Outlaws in an atom division Hi-Way Hockey League game Jan. 14. Unity won the game 4-3.

For Unity and Wilkie minor hockey team photos, and a complete write-up (and more photos) of this Atoms game, check out the January 19th Unity Wilkie Press-Herald. There are also additional photos at unitystories.com.

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RCMP Reports for December 19, 201 to January 1, 2018

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for December 19, 2017 to January 1, 2018

RCMP received a complaint of fail to comply with an undertaking but it was unfounded.

Members spoke to an individual regarding a child custody agreement.

Police received a complaint of an unwanted item left on a residence doorstep. There are no suspects at this time.

There was a complaint of an individual damaging a vehicle. There are no suspects at this time.

RCMP received a complaint of breach of peace. Members arrested two individuals to lodge in cells in North Battleford until sober.  No charges were laid.

There were also three traffic complaints and one false alarm

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com

RCMP Reports for December 12 to 18

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for December 12 to 18

RCMP acted as mediators in a dispute regarding a child custody order.

Members assisted Saskatoon Police Services with an investigation into an assault complaint.

There were also four traffic complaints and three false alarms.

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com

RCMP Reports for December 5 to 11

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for December 5 to 11, 2017

CN Police reported a railway crossing malfunction near Reford, Saskatchewan. Reported for information purposes.

CN Police reported a railway crossing malfunction at Scott, Sask. Reported for information purposes.

Members attended the sudden death of a 68 year old male from Landis SK. The death was not suspicious in nature.

CN Police reported a railway crossing malfunction at Landis. Reported for information purposes.

RCMP are investigating a break and enter into a residence.

There was also one false alarm.

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com

RCMP Reports for November 28 to December 4

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for November 28 to December 4, 2017

RCMP received a complaint of youth throwing ice at a residence. Members located the subjects of complaint and issued verbal warnings.

Police attended a single vehicle collision on Highway 14 near Wilkie, Saskatchewan. The driver sustained minor injuries. No charges were laid.  The collision was due to very icy road conditions.

Members attended a two-vehicle collision in Wilkie. There were no injuries.  One vehicle driver was issued a traffic ticket.

There was a complaint of harassment. Members spoke with the complainant.

RCMP received a report of a vehicle collision with a deer. Reported for insurance purposes.

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com

RCMP Reports for November 21 to 27

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for November 21 to 27, 2017

CP Police reported a single car derailment at Wilkie, Sask., that was blocking the railway crossing. Police did not attend as there were no injuries and no dangerous goods were involved.

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com

RCMP Reports for November 14 to 20

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for November 14 to 20, 2017

Members acted as mediators in a family dispute.

RCMP executed arrest warrants for Battlefords RCMP on an individual during a traffic stop.

Police received a report of a suspicious vehicle parked near a business. Members attended but the vehicle was gone on arrival.

Member issued a 60-day driving suspension and a three-day vehicle impoundment during a traffic stop.

Members issued a three-day driving suspension and a three day-vehicle impoundment during a traffic stop on two separate occasions this week.

There were also two traffic complaints and one false alarm.

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com

RCMP Reports for November 7 to 13

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for November 7 to 13, 2017

CN Police reported a railway crossing malfunction in Landis, Saskatchewan.

RCMP received a request to assist Emergency Medical Services with a patient. EMS later cancelled police assistance.

Members received a report of failing to comply with an undertaking but it was unfounded.

There were also two traffic complaints.

Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.

You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com

24 pages of local and locally relevant news!

The November 24th issue of the Unity Wilkie Press-Herald is a big one – 24 pages of local and locally relevant news! Check it out for:

  • a special section on the Unity salt plant, construction of which started 70 years ago;
  • an introduction to the candidates running to represent Battlefords-Lloydminster now that long-time MP Gerry Ritz has joined the ranks of the retired (there was an article on Conservative candidate Rosemarie Falk in the November 17th Press-Herald);
  • coverage on the Nov. 16 snowstorm; and
  •  photos of local music students.

And much, much more, including a review of a book written by a former Wilkie resident, hockey reports and RCMP reports. Pick up a copy at the ReddiMart, co-op grocery store or Vi’s Convenience!

Below: the Compass Minerals’ Sifto 150 banner hanging at Unity Western Days in June of this year.

150th anniversary