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'A long moment of stunned silence': Rosanna Deerchild on telling a crowd Gerald Stanley was found not guilty

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 16:51
Unreserved host Rosanna Deerchild was MCing a concert at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa when the verdict in the Gerald Stanley trial was announced. In that moment, she decided to drop her script and share the news with the audience.
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#SettlerCollector: Hashtag helps redirect racist attacks on social media

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 14:50
Elaine Corden helped create hashtag #settlercollector after watching her Twitter feed flood with racist attacks following the acquittal of Gerald Stanley in the death of Colten Boushie.
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Saskatchewan's 'Dino Gang' turns over rare fossil found at Lake Diefenbaker to museum

1 hour 20 min ago
Finding a fossil last summer sparked a passion for Jon Ganshorn and his family.
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'It's our secret hideout': Regina theatre hosts Lego League video gamers

1 hour 53 min ago
The action on the big screen at theatres across Canada this Saturday afternoon wasn't the latest Hollywood blockbuster — it was video gamers getting together to play on the big screen as part of the Lego League.
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'The pilot called mayday': Tailpipe flames force plane to return to Saskatoon airport

2 hours 7 min ago
A fire on an Air Canada Express plane forced an emergency landing at the Saskatoon airport on Saturday.
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'We don't ask for help': Sask. doctor opens up about past struggle with addiction

5 hours 22 min ago
Doctors are opening up in having conversations about burnout, addictions and mental health.
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House fire on Retallack Street causes significant damage

9 hours 28 min ago
Firefighters were not able to inspect the building due to safety concerns.
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Judge's verdict instructions to Gerald Stanley jury, explained in 1 minute

14 hours 23 min ago
The seven women and five men who found Gerald Stanley not guilty of second-degree murder or manslaughter in the death of Colten Boushie had to consider three key questions before reaching that verdict. Watch our explainer video.
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Canadian justice system needs overhaul in light of Gerald Stanley verdict

16 hours 23 min ago
How can someone get away with lifting a pistol, pulling the trigger and shooting someone in the back of the head, and not go to jail?
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'The world knows his name': one-week rally for Colten Boushie held in Regina

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 22:31
One week after the verdict in the Gerald Stanley murder trial came down, people gathered in Regina to remember the death of Colten Boushie.
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New online timeline looks at Sask. health care history and inequality

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 18:33
A new website has been unveiled this week that offers users a unique interactive timeline of Saskatchewan's health-care history — from the province's first hospital to the birth of medicare — but also looks at inequalities in the province's health-care system.
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Prince Albert basketball player pulls off sweet sneaker surprise for fellow player with autism

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 18:17
Caleb Hammond knew exactly what he wanted to do with his first paycheque, and that meant buying a pair of Kyrie Irving basketball shoes - for a teammate.
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146 people died due to exposure in Sask. over past decade: report

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 17:22
A new initiative to help end homelessness in the City of Regina kicked off Friday.
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New HIV screening method leads to apparent spike in testing at Sask. First Nations

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 13:56
"Dried blood spot testing" is a needle-prick test, which is similar to having a blood sugar test for diabetes.
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What to do in Regina and Saskatoon for the Family Day Weekend

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 13:40
Saskatchewan's Family Day falls on Monday, Feb. 19, but there are plenty of events in both Regina and Saskatoon all weekend long to keep everyone entertained.
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Charges against Prince Albert reporter stayed

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 13:40
Nigel Maxwell had been facing charges of aggravated assault, sexual assault and obstruction of justice.
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Railway crossing overpass considered for Ring Road

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 13:39
Regina's mayor said the city is considering building an overpass or underpass where the Ring Road meets railway crossings near Winnipeg Street.
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Researcher says water management will be 'high priority' as potash mining expands in Sask.

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 13:36
Since 2010, six potash mines have been approved in Saskatchewan through an environmental assessment and another six are in the works or currently under environmental review.
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CBC Political Panel discusses reactions to Gerald Stanley verdict

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 13:22
This week's CBC Saskatchewan Political Panel discusses the acquittal of Gerald Stanley and its effect on the province.
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Accused in Reno Lee death blames meth high for inconsistent testimony

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 13:12
One of the men accused of killing Reno Lee testified on Friday that he was high on methamphetamine while being questioned in custody.
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