Saskatchewan News

'Perpetually potentially pregnant' project nets $56K grant

CBC Saskatchewan - Sun, 01/14/2018 - 08:31
Alana Cattapan's research project called “Perpetually potentially pregnant” has been awarded a grant totalling $56,000 from the Canadian Institutes for Health Research, the Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation, and the U of S.
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Final Sears Canada stores closing for good

CTV Regina - Sun, 01/14/2018 - 07:48
Sears Canada says its remaining stores will close their doors for good today.

Everything must go: Sears Canada closing final stores Sunday

Metro - Sun, 01/14/2018 - 07:38
The retail giant declared bankruptcy last year, and announced in the fall that it would liquidate its remaining stores and lay off thousands of employees.
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Preparations, but no NAFTA plan B yet, says trade minister

CTV Regina - Sun, 01/14/2018 - 06:00
With the next round of NAFTA talks approaching, and uncertainty about where the U.S. stands from one day to the next, Canada’s International Trade Minister said there’s no clear “plan B” if the trilateral deal gets torn up.

'A made-in-Saskatchewan experience': Excursion train set to roll out in June

CBC Saskatchewan - Sun, 01/14/2018 - 06:00
The Wheatland Express Excursion Train will run between Cudworth and Wakaw.
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Convictions sought for B.C. pair found guilty of terror-related crimes

Metro - Sun, 01/14/2018 - 06:00
"(John Nuttall and Amanda Korody) eagerly conspired to build improvised explosive devices and detonate them in a public space during a national holiday ... to 'strike terror' in the hearts of Canadian 'infidels,' " court documents say.
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La Ronge votes in favour of liquor restrictions councillor says could save lives, but opposition remains

CBC Saskatchewan - Sun, 01/14/2018 - 06:00
The Town of La Ronge has voted to support cutting back liquor sales on certain days as part of a wider strategy to reduce alcohol-related harm, but there is continuing opposition from some councillors and business owners.
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