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    Inclusive curriculum part of discussion at gathering of LGBT school groups

    Inclusive curriculum part of discussion at gathering of LGBT school groups


    Saskatoon high school student Nomi Whittingstall says it’s not easy being a teenager and being unsure exactly who you are — but it helps when you have a safe space like the Gay Straight Alliance group to turn...

    Saskatoon high school student Nomi Whittingstall says it’s not easy being a teenager and being unsure exactly who you are — but it helps when you have a safe space like the Gay Straight Alliance group to turn to.

    FSIN, mother of Haven Dubois to voice concerns about Sask. coroner's office

    FSIN, mother of Haven Dubois to voice concerns about Sask. coroner's office


    On Monday, the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations, along with the chief of the Pasqua First Nation and mother of Haven Dubois will speak to concerns around the chief coroner's...

    On Monday, the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations, along with the chief of the Pasqua First Nation and mother of Haven Dubois will speak to concerns around the chief coroner's office.

    'It's a long time coming:' Families of MMIWG in Sask. prepare for hearings

    'It's a long time coming:' Families of MMIWG in Sask. prepare for hearings


    Family members of Indigenous women who have been murdered in Saskatchewan or are still missing are travelling to Saskatoon this week to take part in hearings as part of the national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and...

    Family members of Indigenous women who have been murdered in Saskatchewan or are still missing are travelling to Saskatoon this week to take part in hearings as part of the national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls.

    Argonauts reach Grey Cup after surviving epic Roughriders' comeback

    Argonauts reach Grey Cup after surviving epic Roughriders' comeback


    Cody Fajardo's one-yard TD run with 23 seconds remaining rallied the Toronto Argonauts to a wild 25-21 East Division final win over the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Sunday...

    Cody Fajardo's one-yard TD run with 23 seconds remaining rallied the Toronto Argonauts to a wild 25-21 East Division final win over the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Sunday afternoon.

    Same-sex couple promotes LGBTQ campaign after verbal attack

    Same-sex couple promotes LGBTQ campaign after verbal attack


    In response to a public attack launched at the same-sex couple in Kelowna on October 21 a string of B.C. businesses are standing up for LGBTQ rights with a rainbow sticker...

    In response to a public attack launched at the same-sex couple in Kelowna on October 21 a string of B.C. businesses are standing up for LGBTQ rights with a rainbow sticker campaign.

    Adoption organization looks to inform and educate prospective parents

    Adoption organization looks to inform and educate prospective parents


    In Saskatchewan there are no adoption agencies. Instead all adoption is handled by the ministry of social services which is assisted by groups like Adoption Support Centre of...

    In Saskatchewan there are no adoption agencies. Instead all adoption is handled by the ministry of social services which is assisted by groups like Adoption Support Centre of Saskatchewan.

    Sask. sexual assault survivor says stream of allegations signals positive change

    Sask. sexual assault survivor says stream of allegations signals positive change


    A humanitarian from Saskatchewan who was assaulted on a work trip says the number of survivors who are speaking out demonstrates that the world is ready for...

    A humanitarian from Saskatchewan who was assaulted on a work trip says the number of survivors who are speaking out demonstrates that the world is ready for change.

    Prince Albert woman missing for more than a week

    Prince Albert woman missing for more than a week


    The Prince Albert Police Service is asking for help to locate a missing 42-year-old...

    The Prince Albert Police Service is asking for help to locate a missing 42-year-old woman.

    Heavy snowfall expected in northern Sask.

    Heavy snowfall expected in northern Sask.


    Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for parts of northern Saskatchewan Sunday and...

    Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for parts of northern Saskatchewan Sunday and Monday.

    Sask. Rush star Jeremy Thompson (and his brothers) offer inspiration to 800 Indigenous children

    Sask. Rush star Jeremy Thompson (and his brothers) offer inspiration to 800 Indigenous children


    Fans of the Thompson brothers, a family of pro-level lacrosse players from Syracuse, N.Y., call their heroes by their first names. They identify with the pro athletes, and look to them for inspiration. Jeremy, Lyle, Miles and Jerome make sure to...

    Fans of the Thompson brothers, a family of pro-level lacrosse players from Syracuse, N.Y., call their heroes by their first names. They identify with the pro athletes, and look to them for inspiration. Jeremy, Lyle, Miles and Jerome make sure to deliver.

    Chronic pain, criminal charges and a Chinese website: A father's struggle to help his son's opioid addiction

    Chronic pain, criminal charges and a Chinese website: A father's struggle to help his son's opioid addiction


    The RCMP has charged 27-year-old Kelsey Isley with one count of possession of fentanyl derivatives and one count of unlawfully importing fentanyl derivatives into Canada. His father, Greg, says Kelsey's addiction is the consequence of a long-term...

    The RCMP has charged 27-year-old Kelsey Isley with one count of possession of fentanyl derivatives and one count of unlawfully importing fentanyl derivatives into Canada. His father, Greg, says Kelsey's addiction is the consequence of a long-term struggle with chronic pain, and an early introduction to opioids without knowing the risks.

    CN Rail to hire dozens of workers in Saskatchewan

    CN Rail to hire dozens of workers in Saskatchewan


    Canadian National Railway has posted nearly 100 job opportunities in Saskatchewan, several years after demand slowed and layoffs hit the...

    Canadian National Railway has posted nearly 100 job opportunities in Saskatchewan, several years after demand slowed and layoffs hit the company.

    Owner believes adopted dog came from Sask. breeder facing cruelty charges

    Owner believes adopted dog came from Sask. breeder facing cruelty charges


    When Jasmine Streisel adopted her mastiff, he was malnourished and covered in mange. Now, she believes her new dog named Arlo was one of 12 dogs seized by animal protection workers from a Saskatchewan dog breeder now facing animal cruelty...

    When Jasmine Streisel adopted her mastiff, he was malnourished and covered in mange. Now, she believes her new dog named Arlo was one of 12 dogs seized by animal protection workers from a Saskatchewan dog breeder now facing animal cruelty charges.

    FSIN chief says $200M compensation request for Sixties Scoop survivors was only suggestion

    FSIN chief says $200M compensation request for Sixties Scoop survivors was only suggestion


    Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations Chief Bobby Cameron has responded to survivors of the Sixties Scoop who criticized his call for the province to pay them $200 million, saying the dollar figure was just a suggestion to spur discussion about...

    Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations Chief Bobby Cameron has responded to survivors of the Sixties Scoop who criticized his call for the province to pay them $200 million, saying the dollar figure was just a suggestion to spur discussion about compensation.

    Rider Nation heads to Toronto for Eastern finals

    Rider Nation heads to Toronto for Eastern finals


    Rider Nation is on its way to Toronto, and if the fandom has its way, the Argonauts will be facing a sea of green as the Saskatchewan Roughriders take them on to battle for a spot at the 2017 Grey...

    Rider Nation is on its way to Toronto, and if the fandom has its way, the Argonauts will be facing a sea of green as the Saskatchewan Roughriders take them on to battle for a spot at the 2017 Grey Cup.

    'I've switched to multi-partisan': Political supporters of all stripes buying Sask. Party memberships

    'I've switched to multi-partisan': Political supporters of all stripes buying Sask. Party memberships


    Would you buy a membership to a political party you don’t usually support? That’s what several Saskatoon residents have been doing in the lead up to the Saskatchewan Party and NDP leadership...

    Would you buy a membership to a political party you don’t usually support? That’s what several Saskatoon residents have been doing in the lead up to the Saskatchewan Party and NDP leadership elections.

    CFL playoffs: East final a pick-'em, but Eskimos have edge in West

    CFL playoffs: East final a pick-'em, but Eskimos have edge in West


    It's division final weekend in the CFL, as four teams vie for the right to play for the Grey Cup in Ottawa on Nov. 26. Here's a look at what to expect in the Saskatchewan-Toronto and Edmonton-Calgary matchups on...

    It's division final weekend in the CFL, as four teams vie for the right to play for the Grey Cup in Ottawa on Nov. 26. Here's a look at what to expect in the Saskatchewan-Toronto and Edmonton-Calgary matchups on Sunday.