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The new logo was unveiled at the Chamber of Commerce breakfast on Jan. 21, with a blue and gold design with a wheat sheaf and canola flower details. The Yorkton Rawtec Maulers are a Midget AAA ice hockey team and they are a member of the SMAAAHL. The first settlers to the Yorkton colony were English from Eastern Ontario and Great Britain. Knoll Elementary School opened in August 1998, and is named after Milton Clifford Knoll.

[10], In 1889 the rail line was extended to the Yorkton area. It was at this time the colony townsite relocated alongside the new rail line. During World War II the Yorkton airport was home to No. Yorkton, Yorkton, SK. Pause. [12][13] The Yorkton area was located on the edge of an area of a maximum glacial lake. [43], During the Second World War an airport was built 2.8 nautical miles (5.2 km; 3.2 mi) north of Yorkton for the Royal Canadian Air Force's No. They are a member of the Prairie Gold Lacrosse League. Fair use: This low resolution image of the flag of the city of Yorkton qualifies as fair use in wikipedia, as it illustrates the main article, does not impede with the interests of the copyright holder, and no free alternatives are available. Yorkton is located in the physiographic region of the Quill Lake-Yorkton Plain region of the Saskatchewan Plains Region.[13]. [12] The original hospital was converted into a residential apartment, which in 2014 suffered a large fire which engulfed the entire building. [50] Yorkton was founded in 1882 and incorporated as a city in 1928. The voice of business in Yorkton last updated their logo in 1998, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Chamber of Commerce in the city. Council. Fair use [36], The Yorkton Bulldogs are a retired box lacrosse team formed in 2003. In the early 1900s an older Agriplex building was located on the fair grounds adjacent to the Gallagher Centre. )", "Focus on Geography Series, 2011 Census (Census agglomeration of Yorkton, Saskatchewan)", "Population of the Prairie Provinces, 1901,1906,1911 and 1916 (Yorkton p.98)", "The Yorkton Exhibition Association (History)", "Directory of Communities by Saskatchewan Electoral District", "Yorkton apartment building goes up in flames", Aircraft Movement Statistics: Airports Without Air Traffic Control Towers (TP 577), "Yorkton Regional High School - "Raiders in search of The Great Pumpkin, "Good Spirit School Division Schools List", "Canada's Historic Places (Yorkton Armoury)", "To our readers of the Yorkton News Review", Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Yorkton&oldid=986403973#History, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, On the evening of July 1, 2010, Yorkton received a.