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At the Galleries

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 6 hours 8 min ago
Please email submissions to atthegalleries@thestarphoenix.com by 5 p.m. Sunday for the following Saturday listing. Galleries Paved Arts:<

Parish Notes

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 6 hours 9 min ago
Please send items for Parish Notes to weekend@thestarphoenix.com with the words “Parish Notes” in the subject line. Submission deadline is the Friday one week before at

Letters to the editor Dec. 15, 2018

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 6 hours 38 min ago
Co-op strike I am writing to express my deep disappointment in the action of Saskat

'I feel like I've never been served justice': Sarah Wensley's father advocates for mandatory minimums for impaired drivers who cause death, injury

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 6 hours 38 min ago
Dave Wensley unfurls a long banner over his dining room table, revealing several portraits, including one of his daughter Sarah. Behind each face is the story of someone who was killed by a drunk driver. The banner was created by Families f

Report suggests taxis close to meeting demand in Saskatoon

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 6 hours 38 min ago
Only a tiny percentage of people are left waiting longer than 20 minutes for a standard taxi in Saskatoon, a new city report says. The report will be considered by city council Monday at the same meeting where council is expected to vote

Our Sporting Christmas tank needs a top-up as holidays approach

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 6 hours 39 min ago
Reg “Crash” Harrison is a 96-year-old veteran of the Second World War, a bomber pilot who survived four crashes and numerous missions. Reg was made an honourary Snowbird this year during a ceremony in Moose Jaw, and

'No support' to revive Energy East, but push for Trans Mountain continues: Trudeau

CTV Regina - 6 hours 39 min ago
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government has no plans to revive the failed Energy East pipeline project because of a lack of support, but it will continue to push forward with the controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.

Increased push for free movement between Canada, U.K., Australia, New Zealand

CTV Regina - 6 hours 39 min ago
2019 is going to be a big year for advocates of an agreement calling for freer trade, movement, and co-operation between Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom thanks to an upcoming federal election and the promise of a Brexit deal next year, according to the movement’s founder.

Cuthand: Amendments to trespassing acts threaten treaty rights

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 6 hours 46 min ago
The province has brought forward amendments to various acts regarding trespass on private land. At first glance it seems benign, but a closer look reveals that it is problematic for hunters and contains the stain of racism. The Federation o

Indigenous advocates calling for fewer restrictions on sharing of wild game

CBC Saskatchewan - 7 hours 39 min ago
A group calling itself Indigenous Food in the City wants fewer barriers to the sharing of traditional foods, especially wild game, in urban settings.
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'I've experienced that fear': Building trust between Indigenous youth, police

CBC Saskatchewan - 7 hours 39 min ago
Darian Lonechild's work with the Saskatoon Police Service is meant to bridge the gap between Indigenous youth and police.
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Russia claims US ignoring outreach on nuclear disagreement

News Talk 650 CKOM - 7 hours 42 min ago
MOSCOW - Russia wants to sit down with Pentagon officials for “open and specific” talks on alleged violations of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, the Russian Defence Ministry said Saturday. The U.S. claims Russia is

Mueller says FBI not to blame for Flynn’s false statements

News Talk 650 CKOM - 7 hours 49 min ago
WASHINGTON - The special counsel’s office is pushing back at the suggestion that the FBI acted improperly in its interview of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, saying he “chose to make false statements” and did not

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