Saskatoon News

Sask. government finds majority support prior consent in trespass survey

Global Saskatoon - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 12:00
A majority of respondents to the Saskatchewan government’s Trespass Act survey supports prior consent before entering private land. The province gathered survey responses from 1,601 respondents between Aug. 9 and Oct. 2.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Sexy sells: Can students continue to capitalize on emerging forms of indirect sex work?

The Sheaf - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 12:00
Rising tuition rates are often cited as a motivating factor for students who market sexual items and services. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Categories: Saskatoon News

Smoking scares: Do graphic warning labels deter smokers from lighting up?

The Sheaf - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 11:00
Pictorial labels provoke emotions, but are warnings the way to get people to kick the habit? [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Categories: Saskatoon News

CFL adds eighth official whose job is to watch QB for hits to the head

Global Saskatoon - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 10:52
The Canadian Football League is adding an extra official on the field for this weekend's Eastern and Western finals as well as the upcoming 106th Grey Cup.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Students, driver injured after crash between school bus and SUV in Saskatoon

Global Saskatoon - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 10:19
Saskatoon police said the bus struck the SUV, pushed it through the intersection, and into a tree on Cumberland.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Study from Health Canada reveals percentage of smokers in Saskatchewan

The Sheaf - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 10:00
Saskatchewan has some of the highest rates of youth smoking in Canada. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Categories: Saskatoon News

In focus: ESB students take the plunge during Chillin’ for Charity event

The Sheaf - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 09:00
The year's charity event raised $14,505 for United Way of Saskatoon and Area. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Categories: Saskatoon News

Adopt a Pet Scotia needs a home

Global Saskatoon - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:38
Meet Scotia, a 10-week-old border collie who is in need of a new home, and more on the upcoming Saskatoon SPCA telethon.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Fire damages RTM cabin under construction in Saskatoon

Global Saskatoon - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 07:21
A Saskatoon fire investigator determined the cause to be building materials placed too close to a construction heater.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Prince Albert Raiders blank Medicine Hat Tigers for 11th straight win

Global Saskatoon - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 06:37
Brett Leason and Noah Gregor provided the scoring as the Prince Albert Raiders downed the Medicine Hat Tigers 2-0 in WHL action.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Saskatoon Hilltops aim for fifth-straight national title

Global Saskatoon - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 03:11
Saskatoon Hilltops captain Bobby Ehman and defensive co-ordinator Jeff Yausie tee-up their Canadian Bowl championship game against the Langley Rams as the Toppers go for a fifth-straight national title.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Saskatchewan Rattlers season tickets go on sale

Global Saskatoon - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 02:38
Season tickets for the Saskatchewan Rattlers, the province’s entry in the new Canadian Elite Basketball League, are now on sale. Brad Kraft, the team’s business operations director, goes over the price range and the vision that went into starting up the league.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Huskie report: Nov. 14

Global Saskatoon - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 22:36
The Saskatchewan Huskies are Hardy Cup champions for the first time in 12 years and now they’re looking for a national title to match. Ryan Flaherty reports.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Death of man found on Little Black Bear First Nation deemed suspicious

Global Saskatoon - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 19:18
Members of File Hills First Nations Police Service were called regarding a man who was found dead at his home on Nov. 13.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Dead Saskatoon tattoo artist’s skin removed, preserved to honour his work

Global Saskatoon - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 18:44
A Saskatoon tattoo artist asked that his ink-adorned skin be removed and preserved before he was buried.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Over 2 dozen whooping cough cases confirmed in communities north of Saskatoon

Global Saskatoon - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 17:23
Since the start of October, 25 cases have been reported in the Rosthern, Hague, Wakaw, Hepburn, and Waldheim areas.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Sask. municipal revenue sharing changes possible in upcoming provincial budget

Global Saskatoon - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:49
Saskatchewan’s government relations minister says the municipal revenue sharing formula is still being considered.
Categories: Saskatoon News

Sask. government introduces regional police, civil forfeiture legisaltion

Global Saskatoon - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 15:15
The Saskatchewan government introduced two new pieces of legislation Wednesday aimed at addressing rural crime and seizing property associated with crime.
Categories: Saskatoon News

5 charged after stolen Indigenous jingle dresses recovered by Saskatoon police

Global Saskatoon - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:42
Police say they have recovered all seven Indigenous jingle dresses that were stolen in Saskatoon last month.
Categories: Saskatoon News

FSIN threatens province with legal action over Sask. First Nations cannabis rights

Global Saskatoon - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:03
The FSIN said the province has no jurisdiction over cannabis laws on First Nations land and is threatening more legal battles against the Sask. government.
Categories: Saskatoon News