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Celebrating Canada Day as a Canadian citizen

June 28, 2022 Opasquia Times News Jennifer Laviolette
Many of us take Canada Day for granted and really don’t give it much thought, but for the Patel family, this year’s national day is also the start of a new journey for their family as Canadian citizens. The Patels came to Canada looking for more opportunities…


June 28, 2022
Opasquia Times Sports Jennifer Laviolette

Northern Youth Softball League on the horizon

A new youth ball league is in the works of forming in The Pas and Opaskwayak Cree Nation for next season. The Northern Youth Softball League has been recently formed with coaches lined up and a board of directors. The idea for this league happened for a…
June 28, 2022
Opasquia Times Sports Brian Gilroy

Dewar re-ups with Wild

The Pas Minor Hockey product Connor Dewar has secured his financial future recently, resigning with the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Minnesota Wild.Wild General Manager Bill Guerin announced the club signed the forward to a two-year, one-way, $1.6 million…

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The Opasquia Times has been the hub of information and news on The Pas, Opaskwayak Cree Nation, the Rural Municipality of Kelsey and surrounding areas since 1978. Over that time, the print industry and the community have changed however; the Opasquia Times continues to serve as the official record of The Pas and area and is an instrumental piece of the community's daily life.

Located at 352 Fischer Avenue in The Pas, The Opasquia Times is run in the Gilroy family publications, who also own the Times' sister newspapers, The Dauphin Herald, Swan Valley Star and Times, The Roblin Review, The Russell Banner and the Parkland Shopper.