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The Second World War medals belonging to the late Robert A. McTavish were stolen from the Asquith seniors centre on Feb. 6.
The Second World War medals belonging to the late Robert A. McTavish were stolen from the Asquith seniors centre on Feb. 6. Glenda McTavish/Facebook

‘Devastating:’ War heirlooms stolen from Sask. families

By Brent Bosker/CKOM News Staff
February 8, 2018 - 12:50pm

Several families in Asquith are heartbroken after thieves helped themselves to priceless war memorabilia Tuesday.

RCMP are investigating the early morning break-in at the seniors centre in the community east of Saskatoon.

Heidi Veit's body was found near Wilkie, Sask. on March 28, 2017. Police are investigating her death as suspicious.
Heidi Veit's body was found near Wilkie, Sask. on March 28, 2017. Police are investigating her death as suspicious. Facebook/Heidi Veit

'So sad:' Sask. town remembers respected educator

By Brent Bosker/CKOM News Staff
March 29, 2017 - 3:04pm

The community of Wilkie is mourning the loss of a beloved educator, who RCMP say died under suspicious circumstances Tuesday.
 
Heidi Veit's body was found in a rural area outside the town, leaving people in the community of 1,300 in shock and disbelief.

The town of Asquith, Sask., has been flooded with support from across Canada after a Gordie Howe jersey set to be raffled off in the fundraiser was stolen back in January.
The town of Asquith, Sask., has been flooded with support from across Canada after a Gordie Howe jersey set to be raffled off in the fundraiser was stolen back in January. file photo/CKOM News Staff

'Very touched:' Support keeps Asquith arena fundraiser alive after theft

By Brent Bosker/CKOM News Staff
March 10, 2017 - 5:27pm

People in Asquith are getting ready for their big night.

A valuable piece of hockey memorabilia will be raffled off Friday in the community, found about half an hour west of Saskatoon on Highway 14.