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Trudeau to visit La Loche today

CTV Regina - 3 hours 54 min ago
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is scheduled to visit La Loche Wednesday morning – three years and a day after a fatal school shooting.

Justin Trudeau to focus on Saskatchewan in election strategy, experts say

Global Regina - 4 hours 30 min ago
Experts say that Trudeau frequenting Saskatchewan shows he's not forgetting about western Canadians despite criticism from Prairie leaders.

In the news today, Jan. 23

News Talk 980 CJME - 4 hours 34 min ago
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New program making HIV testing more accessible

Regina Leader-Post - 4 hours 36 min ago
A Regina pharmacy is now offering point-of-care HIV testing to its patients in the hope of making the test m

SuperGrid showing on big screens in Regina, Moose Jaw

Regina Leader-Post - 4 hours 36 min ago
Regina-made post-apocalyptic movie SuperGrid is finally having a hometown screening. It’s scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 30, 7:30 p.m., at Rainbow Cinemas. The film is also showing in Moose Jaw at the Mae Wilson Theatre on Friday, Jan

Opinion: Other provinces show way to better Sask. education system

Regina Leader-Post - 4 hours 37 min ago
If Saskatchewan looks at its neighbours, there are opportunities for us to strengthen our education system while shrinking the bill we’re leaving to our kids to pay for it. First, here’s some important context: Canada has one of the highest

Volunteer medical first responders not allowed to administer Naloxone

Regina Leader-Post - 4 hours 37 min ago
Pressure is mounting on the province to act fast and add Naloxone to the list of medications volunteer medical first responders can administer when someone is experiencing an opioid overdose. Currently, volunteer first responders are not al

Pros and cons: Breaking down the bids for the 2020 Grey Cup game

Regina Leader-Post - 4 hours 37 min ago
The Saskatchewan Roughriders have a strong case for being the host team for the 2020 Grey Cup game. But so do the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Montreal Alouettes, who are also bidding to host the CFL’s marquee event.

Mandryk: Province must get serious about its mental health commitment

Regina Leader-Post - 4 hours 37 min ago
The Saskatchewan government issued a rather impressive tweet on mental health this week. “Blue Monday might be a busted myth but the win

Galveston police capture pair of runaway emus

News Talk 980 CJME - 4 hours 42 min ago
GALVESTON, Texas - Police in coastal Texas have captured a pair of runaway emus that had been on the lam for a day after escaping their owner’s backyard. Emus aren’t permitted in Galveston, but police say a man recently brought
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Edmonton Oilers fire general manager Peter Chiarelli: reports

News Talk 980 CJME - 4 hours 47 min ago
EDMONTON - Peter Chiarelli has been fired as general manager of the Edmonton Oilers, according to multiple media reports. The Oilers lost their third in a row on Tuesday night, falling to the Detroit Red Wings at home. The loss pushe
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Iowa religious activist pleads not guilty to book burning

News Talk 980 CJME - 4 hours 51 min ago
ORANGE CITY, Iowa - A trial has been scheduled for an Iowa religious activist who’s accused of burning four LGBTQ children’s books he’d checked out of a local library. Sioux County District Court records show that 62-year-
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Forensics officer to be questioned about jacket in Dennis Oland murder trial

News Talk 980 CJME - 5 hours 8 min ago
SAINT JOHN, N.B. - It will be an important day for Dennis Oland’s defence team. Const. Dave MacDonald, a forensics officer with the Saint John police force, will be cross-examined by defence lawyers today about the seizure and handlin
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Canada ranks No. 1 in global Quality of Life list

CTV Regina - 5 hours 15 min ago
Thanks to its prestige, economic stability and quality of life, Switzerland has emerged the leader on a new list that ranks the countries with the best reputations around the world. In other categories, Canada was deemed to have the best quality of life and the U.K. best for education.