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Yorkton,

city (1991 pop. 15,315), SE Sask., Canada, NE of Regina. It is a railroad center and has large stockyards, warehouses, a flour mill, brick and cement plants, and a farm-implement plant.
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Rural and Remote Health Minister Greg Ottenbreit on behalf of Social Services Minister Paul Merriman, joined community members, dignitaries and group home residents to celebrate the grand opening of Yorkton Adult Independent Living (YAIL) Harbors new group home.
Fort Qu'Appelle RCMP were assisted in the homicide investigation by RCMP Major Crimes Unit South, Forensic Identification Section, Yorkton Traffic Reconstructionists, Yorkton Police Dog Service, the Regina General Investigation Section and the Office of the Chief Coroner.
Myles Cameron, a defenceman with the Yorkton Terriers of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League, died on Dec.
The unit traces its origin to the Yorkton Regiment, an infantry unit created in 1924, perpetuating the First World War 188th Battalion, CEF.
If you answered that Yorkton is home to the Canadian film industry's most prestigious awards for films and videos under an hour long, you're savvier than most people.
Yorkton Employment Services Yorkton, SK: Employment services to 15 eligible disabled clients, includeing client assessment and case management services; a wide range of labour attachment services including work experience, job search and life skills; and, in-depth vocational evaluations to five clients.
The performing--arts film based on the works of famed author Michael Ondaatje, Shadow Pleasures took home the Golden Sheaf Award of Excellence, the highest honour of the Yorkton Short Film & Video Festival.
After several experiments involving schools in Regina, Saskatoon, and Yorkton, cost analysis by the school boards has not shown much financial benefit.
There has been a strong rivalry between Morovia and Yorkton centered around boundary disputes over the great forest area on their borders.
The Government of Saskatchewan is taking action to help ensure community safety for Yorkton communities and families through the Municipal Police Grants.
Members of Major Crime South, Yorkton Forensic Identification Section, Yorkton General Investigation Section and Saskatoon Traffic Services are assisting in the investigation.
A STORY OF FAMILY AGAINST THE backdrop of a career as a Harlem Globetrotter was the big winner at this year's Yorkton Short Film and Video Festival.