Saskatchewan News

Federal government tables bill to transform prisoner segregation

Metro - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 09:44
The Trudeau government tabled legislation today to transform the way it separates inmates in federal correctional institutions from the general prison population.
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Newfoundland hunters hoping to give moose, deer to food banks

Metro - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 09:25
The Newfoundland Association of Hunters and Anglers says it has been challenging to get the Hunters Feeding the Hungry program off the ground due to a restriction in legislation.
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Northern Manitoba heart patient dies on bus ride to medical checkup after being denied flight, report says

Metro - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 08:14
A report says Abraham Donkey of Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation died during a 10-hour Greyhound bus trip to see a Winnipeg doctor.
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Ottawa presses Saudis for answers over suspected murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Metro - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 08:01
Canada is calling for an investigation into the suspected murder of the prominent Saudi journalist, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says.
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Experiencing different cultures: Regina couple gets married 15 times around the world

CBC Saskatchewan - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 06:44
Karl Fix and Sandra Beug have had some interesting experiences marrying each other again and again in different countries around the world.
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How to tell if your teen is using marijuana, 1970 edition

CBC Saskatchewan - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 06:30
A 1970 TV program shows viewers what cannabis looks like, how it smells, and how to tell if someone's been using it.
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Canada should do more to help women refugees worldwide, say Oxfam Canada

Metro - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 05:49
Canada has made great strides when it comes to making gender equality and feminism a key priority of its domestic and foreign policy agenda, but more can be done to help women being disproportionately affected by global crisis, the report says.
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Abbott-brand nutrition beverages, such as Ensure, recalled for bacteria concerns

Metro - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 05:42
Abbott Nutrition is recalling a number of its canned nutritional beverages due to possible bacterial contamination.
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