Newspapers to merge

To continue providing quality news and advertising products for its readers, Grasslands News Group will merge its Whitewood and Grenfell newspapers Starting with the Aug. 11 issue, one newspaper will serve Whitewood, Grenfell, Broadview and the surrounding RMs and First Nations. The new combined readership of this paper will be more than 3,000 readers. The merger will be a first for the Whitewood Herald, which has operated under the same name since its first issue was printed on March 30, 1893. For Grenfell, it will be the second merger in less than a year after the Grenfell Sun (published since…