Monthly Archive

July 2018

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 211 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Four Lottery Tickets Worth $1m Each Still Unclaimed in Sask

If you have a lottery ticket dating back to May that you haven't checked yet, you may be holding on to a winning ticket. There are 4 tickets that have been bought in the province that are worth $1 mi... read more..

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Hayley Hart

Eyebrow to Celebrate Fire Hall Grand Opening

It started as a dream, and thanks to donations from various areas, the community of Eyebrow has a new fire hall.  The last few years the board of directors for the fire hall have been asking for... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Cast Iron Continues After Learning From Phase 2

The reported 20 year, $117 million Cast Iron Water Main Replacement Project moved into its third phase this summer in order to replace the 100 year old infrastructure beneath Moose Jaw's roads. The f... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Crews Move Forward with Bridge Reconstruction

With crews back in place after a short delay, work on the 1st Avenue bridge replacement continues. Officials ran into some scheduling problems and have altered the completion date to October 16th. Di... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Moose Jaw Welcomes Judges for Communities in Bloom

Communities in Bloom (CIB) is a national program that recognizes civic efforts to beautify towns, preserve heritage and the environment. They also have a provincial competition that Moose Jaw competes... read more..

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Chris Rasmussen

Sask Polytechnic Wellness Strategy Isn't Ready

It appears a local post-secondary institute that cancelled school sports and fitness programming is going back on their initial announcement because they don't have their new strategy in place with st... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Low Numbers Have Canadian Blood Services Calling for Donors

Each year the Canadian Blood Services(CBS) struggles to keep their supply at a comfortable limit, as many residents take their holidays during the summer months. Now, the CBS is putting out a ca... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Fall Injuries Send Hundreds to Hospital

Injuries from falls were the focus of a recent report from the Canadian Institute for Health Information, and quite a large number of Moose Jaw residents visited the hospital for the same reason. "Fa... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

New Board Members Join MJHS at AGM

This past Thursday the Moose Jaw Humane Society held their annual general meeting at the Moose Jaw Exhibition Company Convention Center. Members of the MJHS and animal-lovers were invited to take par... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Road Rehabilitation Program Continues on 13 Ave NW

The 2018 Road Rehabilitation Program continues in the city with the next phase of the 3.6 million dollar project beginning today. Complete replacement, including resurfacing and ground leveling, will... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Sask Residents Highest in Arrears

Recent statistics from the Canadian Bankers Association (CBA) show that Saskatchewan residents are triple the average of Canadians who are behind on mortgage payments. 0.79% of mortgage owners are cu... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Big Brothers Big Sisters Offers New Programs in MJ

Finding a good role model is an essential part of any kid's development. Celina Cummins is the Summer Program Coordinator for Big Brothers Big Sisters Moose Jaw, an organization with a focus on placi... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Mutated HIV is a Serious Concern

The revelation has sent a shockwave through the medical community, especially for those who deal with HIV head-on. Not only have researchers found that HIV has mutated, but it has also found a way to ... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Election Packages Are Ready

With just a month until the official call for nominations, the City of Moose Jaw has all of the details that you need to run in this fall's by-election for City Council. Potential candidates will nee... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Drowning At Buffalo Pound

Moose Jaw RCMP, EMS, and STARS were all on scene at Buffalo Pound Saturday evening after a reported drowning. Around 7:30 pm on July 28th, first responders arrivered after it was reported a 35 year o... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Rule Changes in Coming Hunting Season

As hunters and outdoor enthusiasts are anxiously awaiting the start of hunting season, the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation is reminding us of some new rules and regulations coming into effect for the... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Be Safe This Coming Long Weekend

With the long weekend fast approaching, some families will be taking to the road for a holiday. There are a few ways to keep yourself and your loved ones safe while driving. "For drivers," shared Chr... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Pride Week Finishes With Colours and Celebration

The flags may be coming down but the past seven days were a success, as Moose Jaw Pride wrapped up Pride Week in the Friendly City on Saturday. Beginning on July 22nd, MJ Pride flew the LGBTQ flag to... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

GETT Camp Teaches Young Women the Trades

The annual GETT, Girls Exploring Technology and Trades Camp was held this past week, alongside the brand new Mind Over Metal welding camp at Saskatchewan Polytechnic in Moose Jaw. Girls who participa... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

DFFH Board Open Applications for New Member

The Downtown Facility and Field House (DFFH) Board is looking for a new member after a position opened up. One of the previous board members had stepped down, as he knew he would not be able to serve... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Pride Week Parade Today

To finish off a week full of celebrating diversity and acceptance, Moose Jaw Pride will be wrapping up Pride Week with their annual Pride Parade. Parade marshalling begins around 1:15 pm with road cl... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

RCMP Finished with MJ Landfill Portion of Death Investigation

If you drove past the Moose Jaw landfill on Thursday you may have been wondering why local authorities were out there. RCMP have now packed up and left the Moose Jaw landfill after spending a portion... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Local Water Ways Soaking Up Recent Moisture

Local lakes are remarkably still thriving despite last year's drought and this year's sporadic storms. In southern Saskatchewan, Lake Diefenbaker is the lifeline we have to fresh water, and much of i... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Volunteers Fundraising for Next Medical Mission

Gardens for Guatemala is the most recent fundraiser to help support the Moose Jaw International Medical Mission to Guatemala. The Medical Mission travels to Guatemala to provide health care to t... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Highway Patrol Hits the Ground Running

Saskatchewan’s Highway Patrol has already responded to multiple 911 calls in the first three weeks of expanded duties. The former Commercial Vehicle Enforcement group added a list of additional respo... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Wild Weather in Early July Created Nearly 1,000 Claims for SGI

The pair of wild storms that hit Saskatchewan earlier this month on back-to-back days created a lot of damage claims for SGI to sift through. Nearly 1,000 auto and property claims have been filed wit... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Securing Water for the City

It's a big project that has been on the books for a number of years, but the cost and logistics of the project kept it from being moved into the budget. But with a growing concern of securing clean, s... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Davidson Firefighters Set Sights on Impaired Drivers

The Davidson Volunteer Fire Department will be combating more than just fires in the community between Moose Jaw and Saskatoon. They're looking to take on a major concern in the province by working to... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Pride Week Continues with Art Show

Art is often filled with vibrant colours and statements, pairing well with the theme of this year's Moose Jaw Pride Week theme of "True Colours". As the local celebration continues, the Moose Jaw Muse... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Business Owners' Frustration Still Lingers on High Street

"High Street" has become one of those taboo phrases in Moose Jaw, joining the list of "cast iron" and "Multiplex". The frustration and tension has built up for residents, business owners, and local c read more..

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