Monthly Archive

January 2016

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 156 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Local News
Hayley Hart

Local Woman Recieves Grant From Sask Arts Board

A Moose Jaw woman is getting a little help from the Saskatchewan Arts Board for a new project. Barbara Frazer is an artist and is now beginning the process of creating a literary practice book with t... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Robbery In Regina

The Regina Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a culprit from a robbery on evening of January 30th. They say at around 5:30 they received a call that a lone male had entered ... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Festival Of Words Just Around The Corner

Literacy week is coming to a close and adding to that we want to remind you of the 20th annual Saskatchewan Festival of Words coming up this summer. Organizers are getting things ready for the educat... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Registration For Sidewalk Days Is Now Open

It's time to start thinking about summer...if you are wanting a vendor spot in Sidewalk Days. Sidewalk Days are coming a little bit earlier this year.  The 3-day festival in downtown Moose Jaw w... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Elks Club Helps Child To Hear Better

A Moose Jaw student is getting more out of life thanks in part to the Moose Jaw Elks Lodge Number 7. The Elks love helping kids in need and they did just that. Josh Abanes is a Grade 4 student at St... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Mental Health Initiative Incorporated Into Police Training

Earlier this week the Alliance Health medical clinic, in conjunction with the Moose Jaw YMCA, announced the Mental Health Initiative that will help 500 community members receive free mental and physic... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Swift Current Uranium Spill 'First Accident Like This In Canada', Says CNSC

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission held a public webcast meeting on Thursday with the uranium transport accident near Swift Current on the agenda for discussion. According to the executive summar... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Sunningdale Welcomes "Community Readers" For Literacy Week (VIDEO)

Thursday was Family Literacy Day, though it capped off a full week of Literacy activities at Sunningdale Elementary School in Moose Jaw.  The students and staff at Sunningdale decided to extend ... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Coldest Night Of The Year Coming To Moose Jaw

Often we take for granted the little things like warmth and shelter, yet there are some in our community who struggle daily to get them. Coldest Night Of The Year (CNOY), a fundraising event for Rive... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Making Child Birth Paperwork Easier

While there's not much to be done that will make child birth easier, the Saskatchewan government is trying to make the paperwork a bit easier. eHealth Saskatchewan has partnered with Employment and read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Another Truck Through the Ice

If your plans this weekend include heading out to the lake to do some ice fishing, RCMP are once again warning people to be careful.  Another truck has fallen through the ice on Last Mountain L read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Suspects Sought In Imperial Armed Robbery

A pair of armed robbers held up a bank in the community of Imperial, SK Thursday morning.  Watrous RCMP are investigating the incident, and say the two male suspects made off with an undisclosed... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Closer To A New Hospital In Weyburn

Weyburn is one step closer to a new hospital.  The Sun Country Health Region board of director's final draft proposal has been sent to the Ministry of Health for approval. While this prelimina read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Fat Boy Will Be Missed

FatBoy passed away yesterday after battling lung cancer for the last few months.The tough call was made to finally put him down and according to Executive Director Kristyn McEwen, it hit them really h... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

New Traffic Lights And Speed Limit In Effect For Main Street North

A change is here sooner than we thought for drivers in Moose Jaw.  After telling you on Tuesday in an article  that the new traffics lights would be operational and a new speed limit would ... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Did You Hear The One About St.Mary School's Literacy Week Project? (VIDEO)

"Knock knock." "Who's there?" "Nobody." "Nobody who?" "............" Cue the laughs. Kallum Anderson's "knock knock" joked knocked over his competition Wednesday morning at St. Mary School. The G read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Campsite Reservation Delayed

Provincial park campsite reservations will begin in April, not in March like usual. On Wednesday, the provincial government said that the annual reservation launch has been pushed back to April 11 read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Walk Then Run When Learning a New Language

We take it for granted every day.  We rattle of a list of things to do in the morning meeting, jot down chicken scratch and then go about our business, not thinking twice about what we're doing. ... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

H1N1 Outbreak Reported At K+S Potash Legacy Site

An H1N1 outbreak has been reported at the K + S Potash Canada Legacy site south of Bethune. Health Minister Dustin Duncan says once case of the influenza virus has been confirmed at the Legacy site, ... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Mental Health Initiative Announced By Alliance Health

There is a stigma attached to depression and mental health treatment in our society, and Alliance Health took a major step to change that today. Dr. Mark Lemstra, Owner of Alliance Health medica... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Vehicle Runs Into Liquor Store (Updated)

This morning at 11:30AM emergency crews fled to the Moose Jaw liquor store after a vehicle drove in to the building. Sgt. Rick Johns noted it was a single vehicle accident. Sgt. Johns also mentioned... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Swanson Calls For Downtown Facility Board To Be Dissolved

With fewer people being involved on the Downtown Facility and Field House board, Councillor Brian Swanson was making waves saying he would like to see the board abolished. Swanson made the motion to ... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Photo Radar Injects $1 Million into MJ Budget

It wasn't intended to be a major revenue source but thanks to drivers with heavy feet, photo radar in Moose Jaw has become a bit of a cash cow. The pilot project with SGI was intended to get driver read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Slick Conditions After Melting and Rain

Be cautious out there.    Roads and sidewalks will be a little on the icy side after unseasonably warm weather that also produced a bit of freezing rain. Moose Jaw didn't get nearly as mu read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

FHHR CEO Responds To Criticism Of Wigmore Hospital

Five Hills Health Region (FHHR) CEO Cheryl Craig met the media Tuesday afternoon, responding to claims made public less than two hours earlier.  Moose Jaw's Cheryl Pakula detailed a number of is... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Revised Speed Limit Coming To Main Street North, Traffic Lights Operational Soon

The traffic lights at Main Street North and Diefenbaker Drive will soon be operational. And when they are, you'll need to adjust your speed. Monday night, Moose Jaw city council approved a new 60 km... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Moose Jaw Woman Says Lean Hospital Model Is Failing Patients

A Moose Jaw woman has voiced major concerns about staffing, cleanliness and the design of Moose Jaw's Dr. F.H. Wigmore regional hospital.  Cheryl Pakula, who was joined by NDP Health Critic Dani... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Drunk Driver To Blame For Toppled Light Pole

Moose Jaw police have confirmed that a drunk driver is to blame for knocking over the caution light pole on Main Street North just south of Thatcher Drive. The incident occured around 7am Saturday mo... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Suspicious Activity Around Caron

Moose Jaw RCMP are asking rural residents to be on the lookout for a black Ford truck with a black topper. Monday afternoon, a farmer in the Caron area reported two men in a black truck that pulled read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

4% Tax Increase Proposed

We knew that taxes were going to increase this year and Monday night we caught a glimpse of how much.   Finance Director Brian Acker presented the preliminary Operating Budget for 2016 and it read more..

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