Colin McGarrigle

RCMP have charged Wesley John Veit with one count of first-degree murder in relation to the death of Heidi Veit.
RCMP have charged Wesley John Veit with one count of first-degree murder in relation to the death of Heidi Veit. Heidi Veit/Facebook

Wesley John Veit charged with murder of Heidi Veit

By Colin McGarrigle
March 29, 2017 - 10:06pm Updated: March 29, 2017 - 10:38pm

RCMP have charged Wesley John Veit with one count of first-degree murder in relation to the death of Heidi Veit.

Wesley J. Veit, from the R.M. of Buffalo, was taken into police custody at a residence in the R.M. of Buffalo at 6:53 p.m. this evening, March 29, without incident. 

Crossing the street in the winter is even more dangerous than in the summer, as there is no marked crosswalks.
Crossing the street in the winter is even more dangerous than in the summer, as there is no marked crosswalks. file photo/battlefordsNOW

COLUMN: Confusion reigns on North Battleford roads

By Colin McGarrigle
March 20, 2017 - 2:00pm

We all know the rules of the road are meant to be followed. Similarly, we all know not everyone follows those rules, as dictated by the SGI handbook. In North Battleford, civic leaders especially count on drivers to follow those rules explicitly.

A multi-agency investigation spanning over several months involving Canadian and U.S. conservation agencies has resulted in guilty pleas and fines against a Battleford outfitter and northern guide.
A multi-agency investigation spanning over several months involving Canadian and U.S. conservation agencies has resulted in guilty pleas and fines against a Battleford outfitter and northern guide. submitted photo/Ministry of Environment

U.S. and Canada work together to arrest illegal Sask. outfitter and guide

By Colin McGarrigle
March 14, 2017 - 2:32pm

A multi-agency investigation spanning over several months involving Canadian and U.S. conservation agencies has resulted in guilty pleas and fines against a Battleford outfitter and northern guide.