Saskatchewan News

WestJet flight suffers mechanical malfunction on way to Toronto

CTV Regina - 39 min 26 sec ago
A WestJet flight travelling from Regina to Toronto made an unplanned landing in Winnipeg early on Friday morning.

Around 15 youth injured after horses were spooked pulling a wagon

Global Regina - 1 hour 56 min ago
A youth was taken to hospital by STARS Air Ambulance on Thursday night, after horses pulling a wagon were spooked in the Round Lake area.

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

Global Regina - 2 hours 18 min ago
Humboldt Broncos spokesman Grant Bastedo said no decision has been made on a potential roadside marker.

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

CBC Saskatchewan - 2 hours 22 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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Permanent memorial site at Broncos crash site sought, but no decision yet

CTV Regina - 2 hours 45 min ago
A community foundation set up after the fatal Humboldt Broncos bus crash is hoping for a permanent memorial at the site.

National pharmacare ‘blueprint’ will be unveiled next spring

Metro - 2 hours 47 min ago
Prescription drugs cost Canadians almost $30 billion a year, with all but about $4 billion covered by public or private plans.
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ANALYSIS: How Russia is meddling in Canada’s political discourse

Global Regina - 3 hours 19 min ago
Canada is not immune to 'Fake News' and we all must be aware of that.

Horse-drawn carriage with 18 youth onboard crashes near Round Lake in Sask.

CBC Saskatchewan - 3 hours 51 min ago
STARS air ambulance was dispatched for one potentially serious injury.
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More than a dozen injured after horse drawn wagon crash in Sask.

CTV Regina - 4 hours 26 min ago
A young person was taken to hospital by STARS Air Ambulance and more than a dozen other people were injured after a horse drawn wagon ended up in a ditch.

Boost to Canada Child Benefit comes into effect

CTV Regina - 5 hours 24 min ago
If you are eligible for the Canada Child Benefit program, your monthly payment could soon be increasing. Effective Friday, the federal tax break is being indexed to inflation, which means an increase to keep up with the growing cost of living.

Keep an eye on your cats, wildlife organization says after ducklings mauled

CBC Saskatchewan - 5 hours 32 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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Brandon Bridge leads Roughriders to win over Tiger-Cats

CTV Regina - 6 hours 20 min ago
The Saskatchewan Roughriders became difficult to stop when Brandon Bridge finally settled in at quarterback.

Premiers strike deal to double amount of beer, alcohol allowed across borders

Global Regina - 6 hours 54 min ago
The deal will see a large increase in the personal limits for alcohol and beer in provinces such as New Brunswick, while others like Alberta and Manitoba currently have no limits.

Legal action against justice camp contrary to reconciliation, say leaders

CBC Saskatchewan - 7 hours 26 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

CBC Saskatchewan - 7 hours 54 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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Terrible second half sinks Tiger-Cats in rematch versus Roughriders

Global Regina - 8 hours 40 min ago
For the fifth game in a row dating back to 2016, the Saskatchewan Roughriders got the better of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.

Premiers strike deal to allow increased flow of beer, alcohol across borders

CTV Regina - 11 hours 39 min ago
Canada's premiers are set to wrap up their two-day meeting in New Brunswick with a deal that will effectively double the amount of beer and alcohol that can be taken across provincial and territorial borders.

How a carbon tax will affect Canadians is difficult to predict

CBC Saskatchewan - 11 hours 54 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

CBC Saskatchewan - 11 hours 54 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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Scathing suicide inquiry finds gaps, shortcomings at Royal Military College

Metro - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 22:17
Members of a board of inquiry into three suicides at the Royal Military College of Canada have reported facing troubling delays and obstacles obtaining key information and evidence during their nearly yearlong internal investigation.
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