Monthly Archives: November 2015

RCMP Report for November 3 to 9

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for November 3 to 9, 2015

RCMP received a complaint of fraud. Information sent to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre.

Members received a request to be present at a residence to keep the peace while an individual attended to retrieve personal property.

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.

Next week’s paper

From SaskPower advisories to an article on what changes Canada Post is making, the November 23rd issue of the Unity Wilkie Press-Herald has it all. Check it out for those things plus:

  • a mish-mash of winter weather forecasts – what do you think will happen this winter?!
  • Outlaws undefeated in SWHL;
  • photos of the winners of the Knights of Columbus “meal in the field” draw;; and
  • the names of all the local winners in the Wilkie Legion’s annual Remembrance Day poster, essay and poem contest.

Check out the ads for Delta Co-op’s 12 Days of Christmas promotion, newspaper holiday deadlines, Provost Livestock cattle sales and Unity Santa Day details.

Below, Outlaws on the ice head back to exchange high fives with the bench after scoring a goal in their home opener against Eatonia, Nov. 6.

Wilkie Outlaws, 2015-16 season

RCMP Report for October 27 to November 2

WILKIE SK RCMP Report – October 27 to November 2, 2015

RCMP assisted with traffic control during a five car train derailment. There were no injuries and no public danger.

Police received a complaint of harassment but it was unfounded.

CN Police reported a malfunction with a railway crossing arm.

There was a report of a male acting strangely in a public place but the complainant declined to lay charges.

RCMP attended a single semi rollover on Highway 14 near Landis, Saskatchewan.  The driver sustained injuries and was transported to hospital by ambulance.  Hazmat Services were on scene to clean up the area due to fuel that was leaking from the truck. This matter is still under investigation.

There was also one false alarm and one traffic complaint.

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.

Below, RCMP photos of semi rollover near Landis, October 30, 2015.

near Landis SK semi rollover semi rolls near Landis

Next week’s paper

Disfigured and a survivor of a roadside blast  in Iraq on his fourth tour of duty, Bobby Henline today is a standup comedian and motivational speaker who travels across North America speaking to audiences to create awareness about burn survivors and to inspire people to live life to the fullest. He was at Unity Composite High School November 6 – read all about it in the November 16th issue of the Unity Wilkie Press-Herald.

Also in next week’s paper:

  • an introduction to Wilkie’s new rec director;
  • find out who some of the area hockey players are, including a Scott local, who will be taking on the Canadiens alumn in Unity November 27i;
  • a report and a photo from the Outlaws’ home opener, when the Eatonia Huskies came to Unity; and
  • a photograph of the smiling winner of Country Ford’s customer appreciation draw.

There are also many new events being advertised so be sure to check out our calendar page for the events and dates and the paper for additional details.

Below, Sask West Hockey League action – the Wilkie Outlaws swarm around the Eatonia Huskies’ goal in Unity SK, November 7, 2015.

Eatonia Huskies vs. Wilkie Outlaws

RCMP Reports for October 20 to 26

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for October 20 to 26, 2015

Wilkie RCMP sent information about two vehicles to Saskatoon Police Services at their request.

Police received a report of a missing dog. The dog was located by the owner.

Members issued a 72-hour roadside suspension to a vehicle driver during a traffic stop.

RCMP received a report of a horse located on Highway 14 near the Scott turnoff. Members have not located the owner of the horse.

There was a complaint of an individual who was intoxicated in public. Members transported the individual to North Battleford cells to remain until sober. No charges were laid.

Members charged a 37-year-old North Battleford male with possession of cannabis marijuana during a traffic stop. The male was also issued a 72-hour roadside suspension.

RCMP received a report of a break and enter at Wilkie Golf Club. This matter is still under investigation.

Police received a complaint of a stolen truck. This matter is still under investigation.

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.

Next week’s paper

The November 9th issue of the Unity Wilkie Press-Herald features our annual Remembrance Day tribute.

Of course, we also still let you know what’s been happening in and around the Town of Wilkie, so look for:

  • an article to let you know who’s back and who’s new on the Wilkie Outlaws roster;
  • a Talk of the Town from bylaw officer Randy Kammerer, talking about parking;
  • photos and a report from the abandoned theatre held October 31 at Norman Carter; and
  • learn about tornados in an article about Tornado Hunter Ricky Forbes making presentations to students in area schools.

Yes, we still have hockey news, the RCMP Report, financial planning information, a Top 10 and an editorial page too! All this for only $1 – or as a subscriber, even less than that!

Below, Ricky Forbes, driver for the Tornado Hunters team, prepares for a student presentation. Did you know that you can now catch the Tornado Hunters on TV? CMT, Sunday evenings!

Ricky Forbes, Tornado Hunter

RCMP Reports for October 13 to 19

WILKIE SK RCMP REPORTS for October 13 to 19, 2015

A 35-year-old Wilkie male and a 40-year-old male from Edmonton, Alta., were charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking when RCMP located cannabis marijuana in the vehicle during a traffic stop.

RCMP investigated a case of public mischief. No charges were laid.

Members attended a residence to check on an individual at the request of a family friend. Emergency Medical Services transported the individual to Unity hospital for a medical assessment.

Police received a complaint of stolen batteries from a semi. This matter is still under investigation.

Members provided traffic control during a large grass fire near Highway 14 south of Wilkie, Saskatchewan. The fire was caused by a passing train.

There was a report of a suspicious person near Wilkie arena. Members patrolled but the subject of complaint was gone on arrival.

There was also one false 911 call.

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.