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    15 roadside drug test machines coming to Saskatchewan

    15 roadside drug test machines coming to Saskatchewan


    The Saskatchewan government is using federal money to buy 15 roadside drug testing machines to dole out to municipal police forces and the...

    The Saskatchewan government is using federal money to buy 15 roadside drug testing machines to dole out to municipal police forces and the RCMP.

    Researcher says Sask. government's trespassing laws survey was 'flawed'

    Researcher says Sask. government's trespassing laws survey was 'flawed'


    The results of a Saskatchewan government survey about trespassing laws may not be representative of what the rural population actually thinks, one expert...

    The results of a Saskatchewan government survey about trespassing laws may not be representative of what the rural population actually thinks, one expert says.

    Huskies run for the Vanier Cup must go through No. 1 ranked Mustangs

    Huskies run for the Vanier Cup must go through No. 1 ranked Mustangs


    Scott Flory was an offensive lineman the last time the U of S Huskies played the Western Mustangs. Now he's the Huskies head coach as the team prepares to compete for a berth in the Vanier...

    Scott Flory was an offensive lineman the last time the U of S Huskies played the Western Mustangs. Now he's the Huskies head coach as the team prepares to compete for a berth in the Vanier Cup.

    Last serving founding member of Sask. Party won't seek re-election

    Last serving founding member of Sask. Party won't seek re-election


    The Saskatchewan Party's longest-serving MLA, the only founding member of the party still serving, has announced he won't be seeking re-election in...

    The Saskatchewan Party's longest-serving MLA, the only founding member of the party still serving, has announced he won't be seeking re-election in 2020.

    Anxious, tired and irritable? Digital detox might be the cure, says Saskatoon therapist

    Anxious, tired and irritable? Digital detox might be the cure, says Saskatoon therapist


    Therapist Frances Sreedhar said that access to powerful, portable technology may make us feel more connected, but in reality, we may be losing touch with people in the real world, making some lonely and...

    Therapist Frances Sreedhar said that access to powerful, portable technology may make us feel more connected, but in reality, we may be losing touch with people in the real world, making some lonely and anxious.

    'She was excited to be a mom': Friend remembers pregnant Saskatoon homicide victim

    'She was excited to be a mom': Friend remembers pregnant Saskatoon homicide victim


    A Saskatoon woman is remembering her friend, 37-year-old Crystal McFadyen, who died in her own home after a suspicious fire in July. Police have now charged a man with second-degree murder in her...

    A Saskatoon woman is remembering her friend, 37-year-old Crystal McFadyen, who died in her own home after a suspicious fire in July. Police have now charged a man with second-degree murder in her death.

    Premier uses erroneous example to defend public employees taking vendor-paid trips

    Premier uses erroneous example to defend public employees taking vendor-paid trips


    Saskatchewan's Premier said in question period Thursday that sometimes it's OK for public employees to go on vendor-sponsored trips because it brings public benefit and saves taxpayers money, but the example he used turned out to be based on faulty...

    Saskatchewan's Premier said in question period Thursday that sometimes it's OK for public employees to go on vendor-sponsored trips because it brings public benefit and saves taxpayers money, but the example he used turned out to be based on faulty information.

    Indigenous communities have jurisdiction over pot rules: FSIN

    Indigenous communities have jurisdiction over pot rules: FSIN


    Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations Vice Chief David Pratt says the Muscowpetung Saulteaux Nation has jurisdiction to open their own cannabis retail store, contrary to the provincial ministry of justice's...

    Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations Vice Chief David Pratt says the Muscowpetung Saulteaux Nation has jurisdiction to open their own cannabis retail store, contrary to the provincial ministry of justice's belief.

    Pat Lorje resigns from Montgomery community association board, citing 'racist attitudes'

    Pat Lorje resigns from Montgomery community association board, citing 'racist attitudes'


    Former Saskatoon city councillor Pat Lorje resigned from the Montgomery Place Community Association board on Wednesday. She said it was over the "racist attitudes" of some members of the...

    Former Saskatoon city councillor Pat Lorje resigned from the Montgomery Place Community Association board on Wednesday. She said it was over the "racist attitudes" of some members of the board.

    Health authority urges vaccinations after whooping cough hits Sask. town

    Health authority urges vaccinations after whooping cough hits Sask. town


    The Saskatchewan Health Authority is warning parents in the Rosthern, Sask., area to vaccinate their children against whooping cough, or...

    The Saskatchewan Health Authority is warning parents in the Rosthern, Sask., area to vaccinate their children against whooping cough, or pertussis.

    Majority surveyed in Sask. want consent mandatory to go on rural land: government

    Majority surveyed in Sask. want consent mandatory to go on rural land: government


    On Thursday, the Saskatchewan Party government released the findings of a recent survey on trespassing laws in the province. Premier Scott Moe indicated in the throne speech that new trespassing legislation will be...

    On Thursday, the Saskatchewan Party government released the findings of a recent survey on trespassing laws in the province. Premier Scott Moe indicated in the throne speech that new trespassing legislation will be introduced.

    A helping hoof: Horse therapy popular in Saskatoon

    A helping hoof: Horse therapy popular in Saskatoon


    Erin McCormick owns Therapeutic Equilibrium Riding. Every week, she teaches 110 children and adults with varying degrees of physical and cognitive challenges using therapeutic horseback...

    Erin McCormick owns Therapeutic Equilibrium Riding. Every week, she teaches 110 children and adults with varying degrees of physical and cognitive challenges using therapeutic horseback riding.

    SUV driver hospitalized after crash with Saskatoon school bus

    SUV driver hospitalized after crash with Saskatoon school bus


    The driver of an SUV was taken to hospital after a serious crash involving a school bus in Saskatoon on Thursday...

    The driver of an SUV was taken to hospital after a serious crash involving a school bus in Saskatoon on Thursday morning.

    Ledge Chat: When is an all-expense paid trip for government employees a bad idea?

    Ledge Chat: When is an all-expense paid trip for government employees a bad idea?


    This week's political panel discusses the fallout from vendor paid travel for government employees, a jurisdictional battle over pot shops and trespassing...

    This week's political panel discusses the fallout from vendor paid travel for government employees, a jurisdictional battle over pot shops and trespassing laws.