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MacNutt farm still battling illegal flooding eight years later

Reference: CTV News

Farmers in MacNutt has been dealing with illegal flooding from neighbours for eight years, and the farmers, along with the Saskatchewan NDP are putting pressure on the provincial government to step up.

Peter and Barbara Onofreychuk made their first complaint to the Water Security Agency (WSA) in April 2011 regarding flooding onto their farm land from a neighbouring farm. After years of conversations and complaints to the government, a lawsuit against the WSA was ruled in favour of the Onofreychuks by Saskatchewan’s Court of Queen’s Bench. The ruling said the WSA breached its duty, and had until October 26, 2018 to fix the issue. The Onofreychuks said they saw no fix...Read More