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Inrterested gather to participate in strategic planning

“What are some “wins” for Biggar?” asked James Leier, facilitator for the day.
Leier led a strategic planning seminar for the Town of Biggar and its stakeholders on Saturday, Oct. 14. Despite the early Saturday morning, the participants answered the question with gusto.


Movie characters lead the trend in Halloween costumes

Some costume themes remain classics year after year, including traditional ghouls, vampires, witches, and pirates. Costumes also reflect cultural trends, including the characters that have become popular through movies and television.

The dessert table is the highlight

Fowl suppers. Or are they now called fall suppers? These feasts are annual traditions in communities and are widely supported by all residents.During my younger years, I remember getting off the bus after school, being loaded into the car and

How to recognize and prevent CO poisoning

Many people are aware of the threat posed by carbon monoxide, or CO. At least 430 people die from accidental CO poisoning each year; the Canada Safety Council notes that carbon monoxide is the leading cause of fatal poisonings throughout North America.