Monthly Archive

August 2017

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Local News
Ben Donaldson

Elm Tree Pruning Ban Ends August 31st

If you wanted to get the pruning shears out and take care of your elm trees, tomorrow is the day. The Saskatchewan government's ban on pruning elm trees ends tomorrow. The ban is put in place between... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Gerry Ritz Stepping Down From Politics

There's a lot of changes happening in Saskatchewan politics right now and it's not just at the provincial level. It's being reported that former federal agriculture minister, Gerry Ritz, is ready to ... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Gerry Ritz Stepping Down From Politics

There's a lot of changes happening in Saskatchewan politics right now and it's not just at the provincial level.   It's being reported that former federal agriculture minister, Gerry Ritz, is re... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Job Fair Coming To Moose Jaw

Jobs can be hard to find at times, especially if you are new to Canada. So with a focus on newcomers, the Moose Jaw and District Chamber of Commerce will once again be hosting a job fair, in associat... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Tragic Accident Claims Baby's Life

Thoughts and prayers are going to a local family this week after the tragic loss of a child. We've learned that an approximately one year old child fell down an outside staircase at a home on Henleaz... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Wood River MLA Gets More Responsibility

In Regina, Premier Brad Wall shuffled his cabinet Wednesday as a handful of ministers had stepped down to pursue leadership of the Saskatchewan Party. Minister of Highways and Infrastructure, David M... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Boyd Now Charged

First he was retiring, then he was forced to resign from the Saskatchewan Party Caucus and now the ever growing saga of Bill Boyd has resulted in charges being laid under the Environmental Management ... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Farming Dream Comes True For Little Girl

"You Can Be Anything" is a contest hosted annually by Barbie, where a handful of girls are selected and get to spend a day exploring their dream job. For one lucky girl who lives on an acreage north read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Moose Jaw Man Charged After Forcible Confinement Incident

A man from Moose Jaw is facing multiple charges including forcible confinement after an incident that took place Tuesday morning. According to police they received a call just after 10am from a femal... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Saskatchewan Cabinet Shuffle Announced

Outgoing Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall shuffled his cabinet Wednesday morning. With five (now former) cabinet ministers running for the Saskatchewan Party leadership, Wall filled their roles with a ... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Sask. Residents Asked to Fight Invasive Species

An invasive species is a plant, fungus, or animal species that is not native to a specific location (an introduced species), and which has a tendency to spread to a degree believed to cause damage to ... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Another Power Record for Saskatchewan

The record setting heat on Monday has also broken a power record. SaskPower is confirming that Monday's 35 degrees caused folks to crank the AC and turn on more fans, using 3,470 megawatts of juice.&... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Moose Javian Sick of Skunks

Sharon Gallup is sick of skunks.  Gallup, who lives in northwest Moose Jaw on Carleton Street, has been dealing with the smelly critters for a few years now, with no clear solution in sight. &nb... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Quarterly Reports Presented At City Council

A whirlwind tour of departments last night as Councillors met for their weekly proceedings at Moose Jaw City Hall. The quarterly reports were presented covering everything from watermain breaks to hir... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

More Historic Property For Sale

Already looking for a buyer for River Street, another key piece in the proposed Little Chicago Development is up for sale. The building at the corner of River and Main Street that houses the Chocolat... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Hurricane Harvey Could Have Implications On Sask. Gas Prices

According to an expert, Hurricane Harvey could have an impact on Saskatchewan's gas prices. The category three hurricane began pushing Texas oil refineries offline on Friday and depending on the long... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Back to School Can Create Stress

For some kids, this time of year can be exciting as they prepare to go back to school after a summer off. But not everyone feels that way.  Many students are feeling anxious, especially if they a... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Record Setting End to Summer Vacation

As expected, it was a hot one to start the last week of summer vacation for students in Southern Saskatchewan. 11 records were broken, although there's a bit of a jumble when it comes to whether or n... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Boyd Forced to Resign Before Retirement

Bill Boyd has resigned from the Saskatchewan Party caucus effective immediately. The move to start the week comes after a report from the Conflict of Interest Commissioner which stated that he fell be... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Saskatchewan Increasing Two Immigrant Sub-categories

The Government of Saskatchewan has announced that it has increased the annual application intake for two popular immigrant sub-categories. The two-sub categories are apart of the Saskatchewan Immigra... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Koch Running For Sask Party Leadership

Despite having never been in the legislature, Alanna Koch has announced she will be running to replace Brad Wall as leader of the Sask Party. Koch most recently served as Deputy Minister to the Premi... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Hot Weather Lasting into September

With above average highs in both July and August in Moose Jaw and most of the southwest, it could mean a hot start to September. Terri Lang, a Meteorologist at Environmental Canada talks about h... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Potash From K+S Bethune Mine Heading For Port Moody

Southern Saskatchewan's K+S potash mine now has a facility to send its product to. K+S and Pacific Coast Terminals (PCT) celebrate the opening of a state-of-the-art potash handling and storage facili... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Miller Express Import dealing with Hurricane Harvey Fallout in Texas

Grant Westmoreland says his family "thought it was going to be just a little rainstorm." Hurricane Harvey turned out to be far more than they, and the state of Texas, bargained for.   Westmorel... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Occupants Identified in Swift Current Plane Crash

An update has been provided on Thursday's plane crash east of the Swift Current airport. The small, single engine plane that crashed just after 7:04 p.m. was carrying two occupants that have bee... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

UPDATE: Major Fire Sunday Afternoon

More details are coming to light about a structure fire that happened on Sunday just outside of Moose Jaw.  A barbecue is looking like the culprit of the fire according to the Moose Jaw Fire Dep... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

SaskPower Still Working On Issues in Moose Jaw

You may have noticed SaskPower crews in the Sunningdale and VLA areas lately as they continue working on issues of power box wires being pulled from walls. Because of dry soil, the ground was beginnin... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Wrong Way Collision Claims One Life

A 41 year old man from Regina is dead after a vehicle was reportedly driving the wrong way in the southbound lanes of Highway 11 Saturday morning. RCMP were responding to the complaint of the vehicle... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Major Fire Sunday Afternoon

Details are still light at this point but a massive fire east of Moose Jaw had vehicles pulled over on the side of the highway and the smoke could be seen from miles around. A structure fire sent eme... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Local Girl Models for Regina Company

Jenna Heisler is 16 year old going into grade 11 at Vanier Collegiate. She's just like most people, except she's a model on billboards and advertisements across Regina. Heisler is featured as a mod read more..

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