Saskatchewan News

Rebellion, Minhas in dispute over resold kegs

Global Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:18
The SLGA is investigating complaints that Minhas Sask. Ventures was selling craft beer without brewer permission.

Drug trafficker back in Canadian prison 23 years after fleeing custody

Metro - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:06
Laveaux François had served four years when he disappeared while on a furlough granted by Correctional Services Canada on May 31, 1995.
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Regina Boxing Club closing doors after 69 years

Global Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:02
After 69 years of operation, days are now numbered for the Regina Boxing Club.

Some B.C. fish farms to close or move in bid to help wild salmon recover

News Talk 650 CKOM - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:02
VICTORIA - All 17 fish farms in British Columbia’s Broughton Archipelago will either be closed or moved in an effort to create a migration path for wild salmon. The agreement between the federal and provincial governments, First

Northern MLA calling for action on airports

paNOW (Sask) - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:00
By Michael Joel-Hansen A northern Saskatchewan MLA is making the case for upgrades to airports in Saskatchewan’s north. Buckley Belanger, who serves as the MLA for Athabasca in the province’s northwest, told paNOW he has been speaking with local leaders who have concerns about the airports in their communities currently. “In the basin itself, we need to upgrade our airport system to the necessary length and width for safety reasons,” he said. ... Read More
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Logan Pyett signs in Finland after cancer comeback

Global Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:59
In 2015, Logan Pyett was diagnosed with cancer after experiencing leg pain during an exhibition game with the AHL's Lehigh Valley Phantoms.

STF calls school board trustee increases 'very frustrating'

Regina Leader-Post - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:52
The Saskatchewan Teacher’s Federation (STF) says Regina and Saskatoon school board trustees getting increased salaries is “very frustrating.” Regina and Saskatoon public and Catholic school boards all 

Christmas kindness: Local charities looking for help making holidays special for less fortunate

Regina Leader-Post - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:43
With Christmas fast approaching, here’s a look at how a few local charities and non-profit organizations are hoping to make the holiday season merry and bright for those less fortunate. Creative Kids Through th

Drug trafficker back in Canadian prison 23 years after fleeing custody

News Talk 650 CKOM - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:18
MONTREAL - A convicted drug trafficker who vanished while on leave from a Canadian prison more than 23 years ago has been returned by American authorities. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said in a statement tha

Prison sentence for kidnapping, aggravated assault

Regina Leader-Post - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:18
A six-hour ordeal for a man on the Muscowpetung First Nation ended shortly after his kidnappers’ van got stuck in the mud. But for that, the trip was expected to end at the reserve’s cemetery, where the man had been told he was

Christie off list of White House chief of staff candidates

News Talk 650 CKOM - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:05
WASHINGTON - Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took himself out of contention for White House chief of staff on Friday as President Donald Trump’s chaotic search for a new chief inched forward with the feel of an unfolding reality TV sho

Saskatchewan-made film SuperGrid offers a Canadian take on the eh-pocalypse

Regina Leader-Post - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:04
Saskatchewan director Lowell Dean’s last two movies,WolfCop and Another WolfCop, featured a cop who was also a wolf. SuperGrid isn’t exactly about a grid that is super – the “grid” in question is basically a two-l