Recent Shows – Southwest TV News

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Filipino Community Hosts Cultural Celebration

In this December 14, 2018 episode of Southwest TV News; Having a working smoke detector is important year round and especially during the holiday season. Participants from across Saskatchewan were in Swift Current for the 2019 Provincial Boxing Championship. It was an evening of food and music at the Swift Current’s Filipino community’s annual Christmas party.

RCMP Locate Missing Swift Current Man

In this December 11, 2018 episode of Southwest TV News; Following weeks of searching for Colton Koop, his body was discovered in the Swift Current Creek. The Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada will be in Swift Current February 6-9. The Swift Current SPCA is suggesting to wait after the holiday season to adopt a pet.

The Sound of Music on the Swift Current Stage

In this December 7, 2018 episode of Southwest TV News; The Safe Places Program continues to build momentum with the Chinook School Division partnering with the initiative. SCCHS students take to the stage with their version of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s, The Sound of Music. Keeping youth active is the focus of an annual Saskatchewan in Motion shopping guide.

Innovation Invests In The Western Canada Summer Games

In this December 04, 2018 episode of Southwest TV News; As the sponsorship drive continues for the 2019 Western Canada Summer Games in Swift Current, Innovation Credit Union is investing $25,000 for the athletes village. Keepsakes of Conflict is a unique exhibition at the Art Gallery of Swift Current showcasing mementos of war through trench art. As you embark on your holiday shopping the Swift Current SPCA has the perfect stocking stuffer.

About Southwest TV News

For over 13 years and 1,400 plus episodes, Southwest TV News has been there covering stories of the people of Southwest Saskatchewan. As part of our commitment to the Southwest, we’ve tried to not only report news of the day but also, to uncover important issues in the region.

Our core product is a 10 – minute TV News program that is produced twice a week from our studio in Swift Current. The show combines news of the day with human interest stories featuring the people, places, and events in the Southwest.

Host Carol Andrews has been here since the beginning

Hodgeville Christmas Tradition Celebrates 10 years

In this November 30, 2018 episode of Southwest TV News News; RCMP are reminding you to lock your vehicle doors as holiday packages are tempting to thieves. A dedicated group of volunteers in Hodgeville present a decorative display each year at the local community centre with a Night Jesus Was Born. This year the celebration marks its 10th year.

Salvation Army Launches 2018 Christmas Campaign

In this November 27, 2018 episode of Southwest TV News; Christmas is a busy time for the Swift Current Salvation Army and the annual kettle campaign is underway. As you prepare to deck the halls, fire safety is in the spotlight and you’re reminded to check your lights and extension cords for any damaged ends. Proper hand hygiene and food safety are linked to the Noro Virus.

First Church To Join Safe Places Program

In this November 23, 2018 episode Southwest TV News; As Safe Places builds momentum, St. Stephen’s Anglican Church is the first congregation to join the program. Local fundraisers have assisted the Southwest Saskatchewan Oldtimers’ Museum in Maple Creek with an expansion and plans for the future. Smoke detectors save lives and you’re reminded to change the batteries on a regular basis

KidSport Fundraiser Benefits Swift Current Youth

In this November 20, 2018 episode of Southwest TV News; The annual KidSport breakfast in Swift Current was another successful fundraiser with former Swift Current Bronco Todd Holt as guest speaker. Winter road conditions can change quickly and motorists are reminded to be prepared with an emergency road kit. The 2019 Swift Current SPCA calendars are now on sale with proceeds assisting the local shelter.

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