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September 2017

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Local News
Chris Rasmussen

More Smoke Moves In

It's become a common sight here in Saskatchewan this summer.  A haze has enveloped our city a few times as forest fires burn in northern Saskatchewan, Alberta, BC and some parts of the United Sta... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

New Location, Same Goal for Moose Jaw Terry Fox Run Organizers

Organizers of the Terry Fox Run in Moose Jaw are hoping a change will do them good. Traditionally held in Wakamow Valley, the annual fundraiser for cancer research will begin in a new location when t... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Central Collegiate Mourns Loss of Scott Williamson

Central Collegiate is mourning the loss of Scott Williamson today. Williamson, a long-time teacher, was principal at the Moose Jaw high school, but spent the last several months fighting a battle wit... read more..

Local News
Craig Hemingway

Documentary Shines a Light on Suicide

You never know who is hurting. That's one of the themes from the documentary "Missing My Brother, Ted" by filmmaker Paula Stromberg. It was shown this last week ahead of World Suicide Prevention Day, ... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Another Successful Charity Auction

It was a chance for the community to come together, purchase some fresh produce and baked goods, and help out some very worthy causes. The 10th annual Charity Farmer's Market took place this past week... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Major Shake Up in Sask Politics

When the 2020 election comes round here in Saskatchewan, things are going to look a lot different. All of Saskatchewan's major political parties are now looking for new leaders.   The Liberals a... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Sunday Recognized as National Firefighter Memorial Day

Sunday firefighters and their supporters will be joining others around the country for Firefighter National Memorial Day. Moose Jaw Fire Department Chief, Rod Montgomery, said he was pleased to hear ... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

National Memorial Service Honours Fallen RCMP Members

Sunday fallen officers were being remembered at the RCMP Academy in Regina. The annual National Memorial Service honours regular members, special constables, and civilian members who lost their lives... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

15 Wing Thanks Families, Community With Family Day

Saturday was the annual family day celebration out at 15 Wing for their personnel, partners and biggest supporters, their families.Henry Wickett enjoys a helicopter ride in the Bell 412 Outlaw during ... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Devastating Fire Starts Weekend

Details are still quite light as officials tend to the aftermath of a fire that consumed a house early Saturday morning.  According to the police they received a call around 1:10am on Saturday m... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

St.Agnes Pleased With New Upgrades

Walking in to the newly renovated gymnasium at St.Agnes Elementary School might of made students, staff and parents think they were in the wrong building. The school recently underwent some upgrades,... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Camping In Sept. Heats Up With Hot Temperatures

With summer almost in the rear view mirror, Buffalo Pound officials are reminding us that the park can still be utilized in the fall and even winter seasons. "The reservation part of it for us Septem... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

FASD Awareness Day

September 9th is International Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder Awareness Day.  It is estimated that around 4% of the Canadian population are affected by FASD. "As the title suggests, it is... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Government Accepting Applications For Volunteer Health Representatives

The government is asking for 26 individuals to fill volunteer public representative positions on a number of health professional councils. Health Minister Jim Reiter said having the general public in... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Government Asks For Opinions On Legalization

As Canada moves towards legalized marijuana in the very near future, the province has launched an online, anonymous survey to find out what Saskatchewan people think. They would like opinions on thin... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Watch Out For Farm Equipment

Highways and grid roads are going to be extremely busy with the nice weather. Harvest is not only in full swing, but producers are trying to get as much done while they have good conditions. With th... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Riverside Mission Holds Fundraising Banquet

Riverside mission is a soup kitchen and men's shelter that feeds and supports those less fortunate in Moose Jaw, and they are hosting a dinner to raise funds to keep running. The Harvest Banquet is a... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

18-Wheelers Roll On for Special Olympics

For eleven years now, the "World's Largest Truck Convoy" has traveled Saskatchewan Highways to raise funds and awareness for Saskatchewan Special Olympic Athletes. On Saturday September 9th, they'll ... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Harvest is Great, Soil Moisture is Not

There's good and bad news in the latest provincial crop report with dry conditions being the centre of attention. 45% of the crop is now in the bin, well ahead of the five year average of 28% with so... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Interest Rates Increase While Debt Climbs

Could you make it if your paycheque was late by a week?  What about two weeks?  What happens if your furnace breaks down or hot water heater springs a leak?   Those questions are being... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Haze Clears, Advisory Lifted

A hazy Thursday afternoon over the Moose Jaw area has a couple of fires to blame.  Smoke from northern Saskatchewan was travelling down to our neck of the woods, but a grass fire just west of Reg... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Parks and Rec Fall Program Registration Tonight

Residents can sign up for all Moose Jaw Fall Community Association Programs at one registration evening. Thursday September 7th, all programs will be available to sign up for in the Kinsmen Sportsple... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Smoke Affecting Moose Jaw and Surrounding Communities

Environment Canada has issued an air quality statement.   Individuals may experience symptoms such as increased coughing, throat irritation, headaches or shortness of breath. Children, seniors,... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Fire Department Closely Monitoring Dry Conditions

With dry conditions and strong wind continuing into the month of September, the Moose Jaw Fire Department would like to remind us to be safe. "If you are having an open fire or something, (including)... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Water Parks Open Extended Hours

Even though the hot, dry weather hasn't been favorable for some, those wanting to utilize the cities water parks have been pleased. The city of Moose Jaw has extended the hours of operation for our l... read more..

Local News
Ben Donaldson

Online Cognitive Therapy Successful In Saskatchewan

Sometimes the biggest barrier to seeking help for depression or anxiety is just getting out the door. Millions of Canadians suffer quietly because they think they aren't bad enough to need help or ar... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Will Fat Stave Off Early Death?

Don't jump on the bandwagon, look at the bulk of evidence.  That from Five Hills Health Region Nutritionist Melanie Warken as a new McMaster University study claims that reducing carbs and eating... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Fire Re-ignites While Fire Ban Reinstated

A fire that burned for 6 hours in the south country, flared up again on Wednesday causing more damage near Glentworth. The fire had already cover an estimated 3500 acres of crop and grassland before w... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

City Continues to Ponder Curbside Collection

Better late than never, as the saying goes. With a number of resident confused about where to put their garbage this week, the City of Moose Jaw released a statement Wednesday afternoon about their de... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Tips To Help Kids Get Back To The Routine Of School

As kids are now back in the classroom, health professionals are sharing a few ideas to keep in mind throughout the school year. Mental Health Therapist with the Five Hills Health Region and Early Chi... read more..

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