Moose Jaw News

MooseJawToday.com - 1 hour 57 min ago
Along with Premier Moe, I thank the people of our province for complying with the necessary restrictions put in place to limit the spread of COVID-19. Few of us have known a time when the reality of our daily lives changed so much and so quickly. My thoughts and prayers go out to those who…

MooseJawToday.com - 1 hour 57 min ago
Duncan Blackman has been volunteering his time playing the cello at numerous seniors homes and care facilities around Moose Jaw since 2010, and he isn’t letting the coronavirus restrictions stop him from sharing his music with his audience.

MooseJawToday.com - 1 hour 57 min ago
Shaun Clayton William Robinson, the second man accused in an attempted murder case, made his first appearance in Moose Jaw provincial court on April 1. The Crown opposed the release of Robinson, 41, from Moose Jaw. Legal Aid lawyer Tyne Hagey asked for a bail verification report (BVR) to be... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 2 hours 43 min ago
The Moose Jaw Minor Hockey Association’s annual general meeting, which was scheduled for later this month, has been postponed until further notice. The board of directors for the minor hockey association has asked their teams’ officials to hang onto their gear and jerseys until a safe date to... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 3 hours 46 min ago
With businesses having to close their doors due to the COVID-19 pandemic, one local company is looking to give back. Gemmell Shoes is looking to make donations to front line workers as a way to saying thank you. “We’ll take a portion of every purchase, and when we have enough, we’ll give away a... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 5 hours 22 min ago
As of Tuesday, Saskatchewan was sitting at 184 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the province, and announced the first 2 deaths in relation to the virus. One former Moose Jaw resident however, Reiann Oak, is working as an ICU nurse in New Westminster, BC, where they are dealing with 970 total cases,... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 5 hours 22 min ago
As of Tuesday, Saskatchewan was sitting at 184 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the province, and announced the first 2 deaths in relation to the virus. One former Moose Jaw resident however, Reiann Oak, is working as an ICU nurse in New Westminster, BC, where they are dealing with 970 total cases,... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 5 hours 47 min ago
The 14th Annual 800 CHAB Moose Jaw Health Foundation Family First Radiothon has been temporarily put on hold. The radiothon was slated for May 7-8 live on CHAB, but will be pushed back to later in the year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Moose Jaw Health Foundation’s Kelly McElree said postponing... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 5 hours 47 min ago
The 14th Annual 800 CHAB Moose Jaw Health Foundation Family First Radiothon has been temporarily put on hold. The radiothon was slated for May 7-8 live on CHAB, but will be pushed back to later in the year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Moose Jaw Health Foundation’s Kelly McElree said postponing... Read more

MooseJawToday.com - 14 hours 23 min ago
The Government of Saskatchewan announced that it will be shifting resources and adapting policies within the Ministry of Social Services to provide more support to those in need during the new coronavirus pandemic.

MooseJawToday.com - 20 hours 50 min ago
The Moose Jaw Police Service has arrested another suspect wanted in connection to an attempted murder. Police located and arrested Shaun Robinson at a motel on Athabasca Street East on March 31 at 9:45 a.m. on his outstanding warrant for attempted murder. Robinson was taken into custody without... Read more

MooseJawToday.com - 20 hours 50 min ago
There are eight new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Saskatchewan, bringing the provincial total to 184.  Nine of the confirmed cases have been determined to be the result of local transmission, while the rest are travel-related or the result of exposure at mass gatherings.

MooseJawToday.com - 20 hours 50 min ago
As the province tightened restrictions to slow the spread of COVID-19, Joe Dueck knew his youth centre would have to find a new way to connect with the city’s teens as other social opportunities fell through.

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 22 hours 50 min ago
The government of Saskatchewan announced on Tuesday the ‘Ministry of Social Services Pandemic Response’. This response is meant to help vulnerable provincial residents, along with the organizations that aid them, by leveraging existing resources within the system, adapting policies, and as well as... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 22 hours 50 min ago
The government of Saskatchewan announced on Tuesday the ‘Ministry of Social Services Pandemic Response’. This response is meant to help vulnerable provincial residents, along with the organizations that aid them, by leveraging existing resources within the system, adapting policies, and as well as... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 10 min ago
Eight more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Saskatchewan, bringing the total of confirmed positive cases to 184.  Three patients are receiving inpatient care in Saskatoon, with one patient in a Regina ICU.  In a media release issued Tuesday afternoon, the province noted that... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 10 min ago
Eight more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Saskatchewan, bringing the total of confirmed positive cases to 184.  Three patients are receiving inpatient care in Saskatoon, with one patient in a Regina ICU.  In a media release issued Tuesday afternoon, the province noted that... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 29 min ago
Despite other businesses shutting their doors through the COVID-19 pandemic, grain companies are continuing to do business. Kerry Olson, general manager of Parrish & Heimbecker Moose Jaw, said they are taking precautions against the virus, but most of their customers call before coming in... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 29 min ago
Despite other businesses shutting their doors through the COVID-19 pandemic, grain companies are continuing to do business. Kerry Olson, general manager of Parrish & Heimbecker Moose Jaw, said they are taking precautions against the virus, but most of their customers call before coming in... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 53 min ago
As of Tuesday morning Canada is reporting over 7,500 cases of COVID-19, with the biggest number of positive cases in Quebec. Many have been concerned over the supply of critical medical equipment to hospitals, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday morning in his daily address, that... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 53 min ago
As of Tuesday morning Canada is reporting over 7,500 cases of COVID-19, with the biggest number of positive cases in Quebec. Many have been concerned over the supply of critical medical equipment to hospitals, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday morning in his daily address, that... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 2 hours ago
The Saskatchewan Elk's are giving back to the kids in the province with the Children's Charity Draw. There will be an early bird draw on May 14th and the main draw and 50/50 takes place on June 13th. Children's Charity Draw Chair Harold Claffey says 50/50 tickets can now be bought online. "So... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 2 hours ago
The Saskatchewan Elk's are giving back to the kids in the province with the Children's Charity Draw. There will be an early bird draw on May 14th and the main draw and 50/50 takes place on June 13th. Children's Charity Draw Chair Harold Claffey says 50/50 tickets can now be bought online. "So... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 2 hours ago
A man wanted on an arrest warrant by Moose Jaw Police for attempted murder has been arrested. 41-year-old Shaun Clayton Robinson of Moose Jaw was safely taken into custody by police. Robinson is wanted in connection with a shooting that took place on March 27th.

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 2 hours ago
A man wanted on an arrest warrant by Moose Jaw Police for attempted murder has been arrested. 41-year-old Shaun Clayton Robinson of Moose Jaw was safely taken into custody by police. In a statement by the Moose Jaw Police Service, the said; "A big thanks goes out to our social media followers... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 2 hours ago
Monday morning, the first think tank for the Moose Jaw and District Chamber of Commerce in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic was enthusastically received by members of the business community. Chamber CEO Rob Clark said they talked a bit about the wage subsidy that has been introduced by the... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 2 hours ago
Monday morning, the first think tank for the Moose Jaw and District Chamber of Commerce in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic was enthusastically received by members of the business community. Chamber CEO Rob Clark said they talked a bit about the wage subsidy that has been introduced by the... Read more

MooseJawToday.com - 1 day 3 hours ago
A proposed new bylaw to govern how boulevards are maintained will return to the next city council meeting for official approval. During its March 23 regular meeting, council gave three readings to Bylaw No. 5610, the Boulevard Bylaw, and voted 6-1 on each reading. Coun. Brian Swanson was opposed... Read more

MooseJawToday.com - 1 day 3 hours ago
With all the focus on COVID-19 prevention, release of the Saskatchewan budget barely made a ripple in the sea of news coverage. Voters and the media could be excused for that oversight. Our attention is on matters of more urgent concern.

MooseJawToday.com - 1 day 3 hours ago
Fraudsters and scam artists are taking advantage of the COVID-19 situation.  The Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority (FCAA) warns the public about scams related to working from home. In particular, the FCAA highlights potentially fraudulent ads from companies offering opportunities to work... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 6 hours ago
Moose Jaw Pride has had to make some changes over the last week, cancelling events, festivities, and even closing their thrift shop. The shop is closed for the time being and they will not be accepting any donations for the foreseeable future. These changes have been made in response to the... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 6 hours ago
Moose Jaw Pride has had to make some changes over the last week, cancelling events, festivities, and even closing their thrift shop. The shop is closed for the time being and they will not be accepting any donations for the foreseeable future. These changes have been made in response to the... Read more

MooseJawToday.com - 1 day 15 hours ago
With tenders for the proposed fluoridation project coming in under budget, city administration now plans to undertake another water-related project by pursuing funding from a similar federal program. During its March 23 regular meeting, city council unanimously approved a motion to have the... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 21 hours ago
On March 18, the Ministry of Education announced the 2020-2021 budget revealing the $2.57 billion expense, an increase of $86 million or 3.5 percent from last year. The recent COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the on-going labor dispute between the Saskatchewan Teacher’s Federation and the province... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 21 hours ago
On March 18, the Ministry of Education announced the 2020-2021 budget revealing the $2.57 billion expense, an increase of $86 million or 3.5 percent from last year. The recent COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the on-going labor dispute between the Saskatchewan Teacher’s Federation and the province... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 21 hours ago
 It's business as usual - for the most part - at the Moose Jaw and District EMS, but with a few extra safety measures and protocols in place. If a call is made, a quick assessment will be done over the phone, followed up by another in-person assessment to determine whether the person has... Read more

DiscoverMooseJaw.com - 1 day 21 hours ago
 It's business as usual - for the most part - at the Moose Jaw and District EMS, but with a few extra safety measures and protocols in place. If a call is made, a quick assessment will be done over the phone, followed up by another in-person assessment to determine whether the person has... Read more

MooseJawToday.com - 1 day 22 hours ago
City administration believes there will be no cost to negotiate access rights through the former Valley View Centre property but will report back to city council if any financial concerns arise. To facilitate the sale of the Valley View Centre (VVC) property, the Saskatchewan Property Management... Read more

MooseJawToday.com - 1 day 22 hours ago
The first two deaths related to complications from COVID-19 have been reported in Saskatchewan, and the Saskatchewan Health Authority will be redeploying staff to help identify contact cases of the virus.

MooseJawToday.com - 1 day 22 hours ago
Moose Jaw’s Kinsmen Club has received the naming rights to West Park’s upgraded park, which means children living there today will bring their kids to the same-named park in 25 years. During its March 23 regular meeting, city council voted unanimously to approve the naming rights sponsorship... Read more

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