Saskatchewan News

46% of Canadians $200 or less away from financial insolvency: poll

CBC Saskatchewan - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 12:07
A new survey says the number of Canadians who are a few hundred dollars away from financial insolvency at month-end is up from the previous quarter, as interest rates rise.
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Police charge second person in death of Miguel Lane

CBC Saskatchewan - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 12:05
An 18-year-old woman is now the second person facing murder charges in the death of Miguel Lane.
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Ontario Medical Association apologizes for 2019 calendar that fails to mention a single female physician

Metro - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 11:51
The calendar, which was sent to select association members, was meant to highlight artifacts in the OMA’s historical collection, CEO Allan O’Dette said.
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Gilles Duceppe's mother froze to death outside Montreal nursing home

CTV Regina - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 11:51
The 93-year-old woman who froze to death outside of her Montreal nursing home, apparently after mistakenly heeding a fire alarm from a nearby building, was the mother of former Bloc Quebecois leader Gilles Duceppe.

Second person charged in Regina’s 6th homicide of 2018

Global Regina - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 11:45
A 22-year-old man is already facing charges for the homicide and now 18-year-old Desiree Morin-Jim is facing second-degree murder charges.

Gilles Duceppe’s mother, 93, freezes to death outside Montreal seniors’ home after fire alarm evacuation

Metro - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 11:44
Helene Rowley Hotte’s door locked behind her as she went into a backyard, and she wasn’t able to get back inside the building.
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Doug Ford says the Liberals' carbon tax will plunge Canada into recession

CTV Regina - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 11:37
Premier Doug Ford ratcheted up his rhetoric on Ottawa's climate change plan Monday, warning that the federal government's carbon tax will plunge the country into recession.

Two companies fined for 2017 incident near Stoughton that injured worker's arm

Regina Leader-Post - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 11:10
Two companies based outside of Saskatchewan have been fined a combined $135,000 for a workplace incident that sent one employee to hospital. The incident happened outside of Stoughton on March 19, 2017. According to a government news releas

Rush win championship rematch over Rochester Knighthawks

CTV Regina - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 10:54
A five-goal run in the third quarter gave the Saskatchewan Rush a 12-7 over the Rochester Knighthawks Saturday night at the Sasktel Centre.

Larger rack aims to make Mac the tallest moose again

CTV Regina - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 10:51
The City of Moose Jaw plans to build a larger rack for Mac the Moose so the landmark can take back the title of World’s Tallest Moose.

Four people facing drug and weapons charges

CTV Regina - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 10:47
Two men and two women are facing drug and weapon charges after a vehicle stop on Saturday.