“I think we have a very narrow and inadequate representation of the history of Black people not only on the prairies, but in the country. It is a history that has been erased,” says Cheryl Foggo.
Some leaders within the Métis Nation-Saskatchewan are condemning President Glen McCallum for reportedly flouting COVID-19 rules. McCallum said on social media many of the allegations are false, and urged unity during the pandemic.
HALIFAX - The centre of post-tropical storm Teddy is expected to make landfall in eastern Nova Scotia this morning, delivering another round of strong winds and heavy rain to a province that has already had plenty of both. At 6 a.m. local time, the centre of the storm was about 70 kilometres... Read more
Appeals courts in Saskatchewan and Ontario ruled in 2019 that the federal carbon tax legislation was constitutional, but in February of this year, the Alberta Court of Appeal said it was not.
Regina police say they receive a list of addresses from the Saskatchewan Health Authority.
MILAN - The Italian fashion industry is moving to inject optimism into luxury's dismal year, staging 23 live runway shows and 37 presentations during a hybrid live-digital Milan Fashion Week that aims to excite consumers and connect with the buying network. Fendi, Dolce&Gabbana and Blumarine... Read more
KYIV, Ukraine - President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus has assumed his sixth term of office in an inauguration ceremony that wasn't announced in advance. State news agency Beltra reported that Wednesday's ceremony is taking place in the capital of Minsk, with several hundred top government... Read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The first known direct commercial flight between Israel and Bahrain landed Wednesday in the island kingdom, just a week after it signed a deal alongside the United Arab Emirates to normalize relations. Flight data showed an Israir Airlines Airbus A320 landed at Bahrain... Read more
In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Sept. 23 ... What we are watching in Canada ... How the Liberal government... Read more
The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4 a.m. EDT on Sept. 23, 2020: There are 146,663 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Quebec: 68,617 confirmed (including 5,805 deaths, 59,450 resolved) _ Ontario: 47,752 confirmed (including 2,832 deaths, 41,342 resolved) _ Alberta: 16,889... Read more
FREDERICTON - The trial of a Fredericton man charged in the 2018 fatal shootings of four people resumes today after testimony was suspended last week. Justice Larry Landry of the Court of Queen's Bench told the 12 jurors last Wednesday that the parties needed to... Read more
BERLIN - The German hospital treating Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny for poisoning said Wednesday that his condition improved enough for him to be released, and suggested a "complete recovery" from the nerve agent was possible. Navalny, 44, spent 32 days in treatment in Berlin's Charite... Read more
Tuesday's Games NBA Western Conference Final Denver 114 L.A. Lakers 106 (Lakers lead series 2-1) --- MLB American League Cleveland 5 Chicago White Sox 3 (10 innings) N.Y. Yankees 12 Toronto 1 Boston 8 Baltimore 3 Minnesota 5 Detroit 4 (10 innings) Houston 6 Seattle 1 National League Washington 5... Read more
The Saskatchewan Rush addressed both their present and future with their seven selections in the 2020 National Lacrosse League draft.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said Wednesday he has secured a majority in parliament to form a new government that is "strong, stable and formidable." Anwar said he has been granted an audience with the king but it has been postponed as the king is in the... Read more
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Jamal Murray had 28 points, 12 assists and two late 3-pointers to halt a Lakers charge, helping the Denver Nuggets to a 114-106 victory Tuesday night that cut Los Angeles' lead to 2-1 in the Western Conference finals. The Nuggets lost almost all of a 20-point lead in the... Read more
The Hunter Gatherer Vegetarian Diner will not reopen after being closed for several months, the business said in a Facebook post Tuesday.
BRADENTON, Fla. - It's been a crazy 48 hours for the Seattle Storm and it was only fitting that their WNBA playoffs series opener had a wild finish. Alysha Clark's putback at the buzzer lifted the Storm past the Lynx 88-86 on Tuesday night in the first game of the semifinal series. Seattle... Read more
Alberta RCMP are currently searching for a Saskatoon man, who has been living in Galahad, Alta., and his girlfriend after the pair failed to return from a hiking trip.... Read more
BUFFALO, N.Y. - Gerrit Cole limited the Toronto to five hits over seven innings in his final preparation for the playoffs, and Aaron Hicks drove in three runs in a 12-1 rout over the Blue Jays on Tuesday night. Cole (7-3) struck out seven and walked none, inducing 11 ground-ball outs and 14 swings... Read more
BRADENTON, Fla. - A'ja Wilson had 29 points, seven rebounds and a career-high seven blocks to lead the top-seeded Las Vegas Aces past the Connecticut Sun 83-75 on Tuesday night to even the best-of-five playoff series at 1-1. Wilson converted a three-point play with 1:03 remaining to break a tie at... Read more
The Saskatchewan Health Authority is notifying the public that an individual who tested COVID-19 positive visited a gym when the individual was likely infectious.... Read more
OTTAWA - The federal ethics watchdog has dismissed Conservative allegations of conflict of interest involving Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's chief of staff and her husband. Ethics commissioner Mario Dion says the allegations are "speculative" and do not provide "a factual basis to support the... Read more
A man was taken to hospital following a two-vehicle crash in east Regina on Tuesday.
APAS hopes the new research can find solutions to improve internet and cell phone connections across the province.
Health officials performed over 800 tests for the novel coronavirus in Saskatchewan schools last week, according to the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA).
The Mayor of Regina is concerned about the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the city, but said he is deferring to the provincial government on making masks mandatory.
Saskatoon police and firefighters are responding to a suspicious package that was delivered to VIDO-Intervac earlier this afternoon.... Read more
Premier Scott Moe says harsher penalties could be coming for people who blatantly ignore pandemic public health rules if more COVID-19 cases are linked to big gatherings.... Read more
Mayor Michael Fougere is reminding people in the city to wear masks and to keep their distance out in public as cases rise in the city.... Read more
The oft-fractured relationship between police and Indigenous people was further spotlighted on Tuesday at the certification hearing for a $600-million lawsuit by families of missing or murdered Indigenous women, girls and members of the 2SLGBTQQIA community.... Read more
Typically, seeing a person in a mask walking into a bank or a convenience store is a reason to worry.... Read more
The Saskatoon Police Service's explosives unit and the fire department were called to a vaccine lab at the University of Saskatchewan Tuesday after the facility received a suspicious package.
Uncertainty dominated discussion earlier this month as more than 20 inmates sat staggered apart in Besnard Lake Correctional Camp near La Ronge.... Read more
The province announced on Tuesday it will be increasing testing in Saskatchewan.
Saskatchewan RCMP reported Tuesday that an investigation spanning more than eight months has resulted in a second-degree murder charge in connection with the death of a man on the Onion Lake Cree Nation.... Read more
Coach Thierry Henry simply wants his Montreal Impact squad to keep 11 players on the field for an entire game when they kick off against the New England Revolution on Wednesday. Three games in a row, the Impact (5-6-1) have gone down a man after taking a red card. "We lost, as they say in... Read more
Premier Scott Moe says people should keep gathering sizes low to help reduce the spread of COVID-19, stressing they could face penalties if they don’t comply.
The Saskatchewan Health Authority says a person who tested positive for COVID-19 visited a business in Market Mall. In a release, the SHA says there are potential exposures at the Planet Fitness on Sept. 15 from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m., and on Sept. 16 from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Public health officials... Read more