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Depressed donkey now a happy hee-hawer thanks to new friendship with horse

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 06:30
Pam Johnson and DeLee Grant were both struggling to save their animals — one from depression, one from being euthanized — when a mutual friend connected them. Now the two women and their animals have bonded.
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NDP asks for full list after all-expenses-paid eHealth trips revealed

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 06:26
The Saskatchewan NDP is outraged that employees of the Crown corporation eHealth were taken on all-expenses-paid trips by companies that did business with eHealth.
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Meet the final 10 Future 40 winners of 2018

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 06:00
Medical professionals, entrepreneurs, a politician and an activist among final 10 Future 40 winners of 2018.
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#MeToo movement spurs small uptick in Sask. police-reported sexual assaults

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 06:00
A study by Statistics Canada saw an increase in police-reported sexual assaults in the months immediately following the viral #MeToo movement. Saskatchewan saw a one per cent increase, the lowest of any province.
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People seeking medically assisted death can now call Sask.'s health line

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 06:00
As of November 1, people with queries about medically assisted death or who are seeking the service can call Saskatchewan's 811 health line to speak with the provincial manager of the program or a registered nurse.
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Dispute over pot shop on Sask. First Nation may hinge on jurisdiction, treaty rights

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 17:36
The University of Sasktchewan's Canada research chair in Indigenous rights in constitutional and international law has weighed in on a dispute between the province and a First Nation community which opened its own pot shop and implemented its own cannabis/hemp act.
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Inmate who escaped from healing lodge near Maple Creek, Sask., recaptured

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:39
Joely Lambourn escaped the Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge on Nov. 9.
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Province proposes expansion of civil forfeiture laws

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:29
The province is introducing changes to its civil forfeiture laws that will expand the number of crimes covered under the Seizure of Criminal Property Act.
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'I walk proud today': At 67, a Sask. Mé​tis man is going back to school to learn about his culture

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:28
For most of his young life, Alexander Pelletier felt ashamed of who he was, as a Mé​tis and two-spirit man. Now the 67-year-old says he has moved past those feelings, and is going back to university to learn about his language and culture.
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Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe court hearing delayed

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:13
A court hearing originally scheduled for Thursday is now tentatively set for Nov. 28, according to the lawyer representing the Humboldt Broncos Memorial Fund Inc.
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Follow along with question period at the Sask. Legislature

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 13:57
Political reporter Adam Hunter provides updates from the legislature during Question Period.
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FSIN threatens more legal battles if province impedes Sask. First Nation's pot store

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 12:04
FSIN Chief Bobby Cameron says his organization fully supports the Muscowpetung Saulteaux Nation's cannabis act and promised more legal battles over treaty rights should the government of Saskatchewan choose to interfere in its operation.
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