Monthly Archive

June 2017

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 212 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Local News
Ben Donaldson

Big Turnout for WACA Pow Wow (PHOTO GALLERY)

The Wakamow Aboriginal Association (WACA) held their 6th annual Pow Wow in Wakamow Valley on Saturday.  The event drew a number of aboriginal groups from across the province, in addition to coun... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Rain Moving In

After experiencing mostly dry and windy weather for the last few weeks, some producers may be excited that rain is on the way. The forecast is predicting that showers and rain will begin Monday eveni... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Street Rehabilitation Begins

Two major projects that are starting this week may disrupt some drivers regular routines and travel plans. The big one is that the City of Moose Jaw is starting resurfacing on Main Street North. From... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Government Warning Residents of Driveway Scam

Saskatchewan temperature swings can do some real damage to your driveway.  So when someone comes to your door and says they will fix it fast and very cheap, it can be very tempting. The Sask gov... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Saskatchewan Man Faces Over 40 Child Pornography Charges

A man from Southern Saskatchewan entered a guilty plea to over 40 child pornography charges Friday at the Court of Queen’s Bench in Saskatoon. 27-year old Shane Dale Pattison faced 42 charges of poss... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Several Southwest Highway Construction Projects Underway

A busy week in southwest Saskatchewan for highway crews as they continue to focus their efforts on several road construction projects. The seven projects all tolled together exceeds the $17-million m... read more..

Local News
Angie Lowe

City and Province Partner to Upgrade Municiple Airport Electrical

Moose Jaw's Municipal Airport will see some much needed funding. The announcement came Friday on the tarmac, as Moose Jaw-Wakamow MLA Greg Lawrence, Moose Jaw North MLA Warren Michelson, and Moose Ja... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Big Opportunity For Local Filmmakers

The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) wants to work with Saskatchewan filmmakers. Submissions are now open for Doc Lab Saskatchewan, where 3 people will get to create and film their own documentary... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Downpour Starts the Weekend

If you're a farmer or back yard green thumb, the rain Friday morning was a great way to get your Friday going.  Over 20mm of rain fell in less than two hours to start the day thanks to an early m... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Back in Custody

A brief escape and flight in a stolen vehicle has landed a prisoner in more hot water than he started.  26-year-old Cole Graver is now back behind bars after he fled the provincial court in Moose... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

RCMP Warn Government Of Possible Terrorist Activity

The RCMP here in Saskatchewan have released details of what they're describing as an investigation into possible terrorist activities in our province. Officials explained to cabinet ministers that in... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Regina Police Discover Drugs and Firearm During Traffic Stop

A routine traffic stop has taken drugs and a firearm off the streets of Regina. Police stopped the vehicle just after 11:30pm Tuesday night and when they searched the inside, they found cocaine, meth... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Police Searching For Escaped Prisoner

The Moose Jaw Police Service are warning the public that a male prisoner escaped from custody this morning. 26-year-old Cole GRAVER is described as a Caucasian male, approximately 5’9, dirty blonde o... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Rubarb Productions Shrek Hits The Stage

Starting Thursday night 50 performers, ages 10-18, will be on stage at the Mae Wilson Theatre presented by Rubarb Productions performing Shrek the musical. Brooke Zaruban, plays the role of Fiona, an... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Five Hills Approves Final Budget

The Five Hills Health Region (FHHR) finalized their 2017-18 operating budget at their most recent board meeting last week (May 31).  This will be the last budget before all 12 provincial health ... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Paramedic Receives Medal

One of Moose Jaw's own received a big honour last week. Mike Slater received the Governor General EMS Exemplary Service Medal which was presented by Lt. Gov. Vaughn Solomon Schofield on June 1st. Sla... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Locals Honoured with Police Awards

Many emotions ran through Council Chambers Wednesday afternoon as the 4th annual Moose Jaw Police Service Awards Ceremony took place. Jason Chow, Cory Delorme and Tyler McDowell, were recognized for ... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

SaskEnergy Pulling Service to 250 Lake Properties

Some lake side property owners are scrambling to figure out what to do after learning they are about to lose natural gas service. SaskEnergy says unstable ground and shifting northwest of Regina is t... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Poachers Fined Over $14,000

More people have been fined for illegally hunting as the Ministry of Environment looks to crack down on poachers. Three Saskatchewan men were found guilty and were fined more than $14,000 for a pair o... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

City Asking Residents To Remove Tree Bands

The City of Moose Jaw is reminding residents that it's time to remove the bands that they put on Elm, Manitoba Maples, and fruit trees earlier this year. The bands need to be removed to allow the bar... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Mayor And Councillors Back From Federation of Canadian Municipalities Convention

Back to work after a weekend in Ottawa, Mayor Fraser Tolmie is reflecting on his time at the Federation of Canadian Municipalities Convention (FCM). A source of good information for municipal leaders... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Private MRIs Not Reducing Wait Times, Auditor's Report

More criticism for the province and their plan of using private MRIs to try and cut down the patient wait list. Saskatchewan's auditor has released a report, which in part, addresses MRI wait times i... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

MJ Municipal Airport Awarded Provincial Funding

The Moose Jaw Municipal Airport is getting a bit of money from the province to help with the wiring of their field lights. The Community Airport Partnership Program has approved a grant for nearly $2... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Briercrest Families Upset Over Prairie South Transportation Change

When Prairie South School Division approved their 2017-18 operating budget, Director of Education Tony Baldwin said one of the bigger decisions they made was in relation to transportation.   "Th... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Eyes to the Sky Again With Storms Brewing

We're in for a wicked end to the week and this could be the dump of rain that many people have been looking for. Environment Canada has now included at least a chance of showers every day, for the nex... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Shocking Opioid Numbers

A day after the Five Hills Health Region started handing out Naloxone kits to battle opioid overdoses, the federal government has released new numbers saying 2500 Canadians died because of exposure to... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Auditor Asking For Increased Monitoring On Gas and Oil Pipelines

An auditor's report on Saskatchewan oil and gas pipelines and operators says that more work needs to be done with monitoring. In her annual report, Auditor Judy Ferguson said that as of March, the Mi... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Snowbirds Returning To Their Show Schedule

The Snowbirds are heading back out to the air show circuit. After a month of extra training and practice, the team is ready to get back to performing around North America. On May 14th, the Snowbirds... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Devastating House Fire Tuesday

Investigators are now on scene trying to determine the cause of an early morning fire Tuesday in Moose Jaw. Firefighters were called at 2:20am to the 500 block of Home Street West for a house fire an... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Recent Rain Helps with Dry Spell

It's been talked about, assumed and now verified.  We're in a dry spell here in Saskatchewan.  Not exactly a blockbuster revelation but just how dry are we? Southern Saskatchewan is experie... read more..

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