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Permanent memorial site at Broncos crash site sought, but no decision yet

2 hours 20 min ago
A community foundation set up after the fatal Humboldt Broncos bus crash is hoping for a permanent memorial at the site.
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Horse-drawn carriage with 18 youth onboard crashes near Round Lake in Sask.

3 hours 48 min ago
STARS air ambulance was dispatched for one potentially serious injury.
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Keep an eye on your cats, wildlife organization says after ducklings mauled

5 hours 29 min ago
Cats are an invasive species and should be monitored because of their instinct and ability to catch and kill small animals like birds, according to the executive director of the Living Sky Wildlife Rehabilitation.
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Legal action against justice camp contrary to reconciliation, say leaders

7 hours 23 min ago
The relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Saskatchewan is “deeply damaged” and the province’s decision to take legal action against an Indigenous protest camp may drive a further wedge, says the executive director of an organization that works toward reconciliation.
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'Dancing has never died': Music lovers hope to save Danceland

7 hours 51 min ago
Danceland is a Saskatchewan icon perched next to the Dead Sea of Canada. But, as salty waters rise, so do costs. Will it be around for another 90 years? A new generation of music lovers hopes so.
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How a carbon tax will affect Canadians is difficult to predict

11 hours 51 min ago
Every jurisdiction in Canada could have some kind of carbon pricing scheme implemented soon. But how that will affect average Canadians, particularly in the pocketbook, can be difficult to forecast.
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Provinces agree to raise personal exemption for interprovincial booze sales

11 hours 51 min ago
The amount of liquor individuals can bring across a provincial boundary for personal use is set to double, following a deal struck at the Council of the Federation meetings late Thursday in Saint Andrews, N.B.
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Mother fights for 'butterfly baby' Leo, and pricey essential wound care supplies

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 21:08
As a parent, Crystal Leptich is fighting for her son, but feels she’s exhausted every avenue to get him the support he needs for a rare health condition.
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Roughriders rally to road victory over Ticats

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 20:33
Christion Jones' 61-yard punt return TD highlighted an impressive second half as the Saskatchewan Roughriders rallied for a 31-20 win over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Thursday night.
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More Canadian stroke patients could get clot-grabbing treatment

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 19:54
People living in remote communities or who suffer an ischemic stroke while asleep could benefit from new 24-hour time frame for endovascular thrombectomy, Heart and Stroke Foundation says.
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Doctor recruitment agency to merge with Sask. health authority

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 14:16
The Saskatchewan Health Authority will be absorbing the Physician Recruitment Agency of Saskatchewan.
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Sask. government launches legal action against Justice for Our Stolen Children Camp and Regina police chief

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:06
The Government of Saskatchewan is taking legal action against the Justice for Our Stolen Children Camp and Regina Police Chief Evan Bray.
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Deaths by alcohol-related liver disease skyrocket among young adults, U.S. study shows

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:40
Cirrhosis deaths among people 25 to 34 years old rose 10.5 per cent between 2009 and 2016 in the U.S., according to new data.
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'More than a game' for 100-year-old Marysburg Royals baseball team

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:23
For as long as there’s been a Marysburg Royals baseball team, Brent Puetz has had a family member playing for the team. But he said it's more than a love of the sport itself that has brought Marysburg Royals together for the past 100 years — it's the community connection.
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Sask. RCMP find body of 15-year-old boy who fell out of boat on Turtle Lake

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:01
Saskatchewan RCMP have found the body of a 15-year-old boy who fell out of a boat on Turtle Lake Tuesday.
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Husky pipe leaks water used in oil production into river near Turtleford, Sask.

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 10:50
Testing for potential hydrocarbon contamination is taking place near Turtleford after a saline waterline leak was discovered on Wednesday.
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Scheer demands 'emergency' summer session of Parliament to pass TPP trade deal

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 10:36
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is demanding MPs return to Ottawa to hold an emergency session of Parliament to pass legislation that will ratify the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) trade deal.
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Sask. government says 2017-18 deficit was $303M

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 10:35
On Thursday, the Sask. government released its year-end figures for the 2017-18 fiscal year.
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Regina man left with 'huge blisters' after run-in with wild parsnip

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 09:57
Warning: This story contains an image that may be disturbing to some readers. Mark Wilson is a Regina man who suffered burns after hiking past some wild parsnip in the Qu'Appelle Valley area.
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Livestock with less methane: Scientists seek ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 09:41
Greenhouse gases from livestock are about 14.5 per cent of global emissions. Scientists are working on improving feed, breeding stock and changing pasture conditions to improve emissions.
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