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    'Never, ever turn a blind eye': Daughter of Sask. homicide victim urges action for those who suspect abuse

    'Never, ever turn a blind eye': Daughter of Sask. homicide victim urges action for those who suspect abuse


    From 2005-2014, 48 Saskatchewan people were killed in domestic violence situations. Their cases have informed the province’s first domestic violence death review. In part two of this three-part series, CBC looks at the role problematic substance use...

    From 2005-2014, 48 Saskatchewan people were killed in domestic violence situations. Their cases have informed the province’s first domestic violence death review. In part two of this three-part series, CBC looks at the role problematic substance use plays.

    Lack of snow could mean a tough seeding season for farmers

    Lack of snow could mean a tough seeding season for farmers


    Last year, Regina broke the record for its driest 11-month period, with only 125 millimetres of precipitation. Now there are concerns next spring could be dry...

    Last year, Regina broke the record for its driest 11-month period, with only 125 millimetres of precipitation. Now there are concerns next spring could be dry too.

    Sask. doctors group wants legal age of 21 for purchasing pot

    Sask. doctors group wants legal age of 21 for purchasing pot


    A Saskatchewan doctors group wants the province to make 21 the legal age for buying recreational marijuana, saying it is concerned the impact to public health could be as extreme as that of...

    A Saskatchewan doctors group wants the province to make 21 the legal age for buying recreational marijuana, saying it is concerned the impact to public health could be as extreme as that of cigarettes.

    'It's pretty scary': Empty reception desks, engineers taking low-paid jobs symbolize struggle to work in Sask.

    'It's pretty scary': Empty reception desks, engineers taking low-paid jobs symbolize struggle to work in Sask.


    Saskatchewan's employment rate dropped two years in a row recently, a first since 2000. The drops are small, but a two-year slump is rare, and if it continues, the labour market is in deep...

    Saskatchewan's employment rate dropped two years in a row recently, a first since 2000. The drops are small, but a two-year slump is rare, and if it continues, the labour market is in deep trouble

    3rd accused pleads guilty to manslaughter in killing of La Ronge restaurant owner

    3rd accused pleads guilty to manslaughter in killing of La Ronge restaurant owner


    A boy who was 17 when he participated in a fatal assault on a northern Saskatchewan restaurant owner is facing the possibility of an adult sentence after pleading guilty to...

    A boy who was 17 when he participated in a fatal assault on a northern Saskatchewan restaurant owner is facing the possibility of an adult sentence after pleading guilty to manslaughter.

    Bell Canada alerts customers after data breach

    Bell Canada alerts customers after data breach


    Bell Canada is alerting customers after hackers illegally accessed the information of fewer than 100,000 customers, the telecom giant told CBC...

    Bell Canada is alerting customers after hackers illegally accessed the information of fewer than 100,000 customers, the telecom giant told CBC News.

    Mike Babcock among 3 named to Order of Hockey in Canada

    Mike Babcock among 3 named to Order of Hockey in Canada


    Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock, two-time Olympic champion Danielle Goyette and former NHL forward Ryan Smyth were named Order of Hockey in Canada honourees on...

    Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock, two-time Olympic champion Danielle Goyette and former NHL forward Ryan Smyth were named Order of Hockey in Canada honourees on Tuesday.

    'We had to make a decision and gamble': Sask. family sells, moves to Alta. in search of work

    'We had to make a decision and gamble': Sask. family sells, moves to Alta. in search of work


    Christine Angst and her spouse, Jeremy Dole, were lifelong Saskatchewan residents until last November, when they decided to sell everything they owned and move to Alberta in search of...

    Christine Angst and her spouse, Jeremy Dole, were lifelong Saskatchewan residents until last November, when they decided to sell everything they owned and move to Alberta in search of work.

    Prince Albert mayor seeks stricter handgun storage rules for shops

    Prince Albert mayor seeks stricter handgun storage rules for shops


    The mayor of Prince Albert is pushing for stricter handgun storage rules for gun retailers after firearms were stolen from a store in the city last...

    The mayor of Prince Albert is pushing for stricter handgun storage rules for gun retailers after firearms were stolen from a store in the city last week.

    Saskatchewan blinks first, lifts ban on Alberta licence plates

    Saskatchewan blinks first, lifts ban on Alberta licence plates


    On Monday, Alberta Economic Development Minister Deron Bilous confirmed the Saskatchewan government dropped its ban on Alberta licence plates on construction...

    On Monday, Alberta Economic Development Minister Deron Bilous confirmed the Saskatchewan government dropped its ban on Alberta licence plates on construction sites.