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Stolen vehicle puts school in ‘Hold and Secure’ as precautionary measure

On the morning of December 11, 2018, Biggar RCMP received a report that a vehicle was stolen from the 400 block of Main Street in Biggar.


Council Minute highlights

The regular meeting of Biggar Town Council was held November 20, at 7:15 p.m. in the Council Chambers. Attending the meeting were Mayor Ray Sadler, Aldermen Alan Boyle, Penny McCallum, Kevin McNicholls, Kirk Sherbino, Edward Young, and Ivan Young.

Embrace the season by Peggy Hasein

Christmas is always a special time. It seems that people are more kind, smile more and become forgiving. The Independent staff is compiling the annual Christmas greetings issue and it is filled with stories about miracles and the joy

Nat News by Paula Shortt

Lukas Sutter is 25 years old and originally hails from Lethbridge, Alberta. He had a very early start on the ice.