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
Bryce Johnson

Buffalo Pound Pool Closed for Season, Possibly Longer

Campers and weekend goers at Buffalo Pound Provincial Park may be a little disappointed, as the outdoor pool will be closed for the weekend, the rest of the summer, and possibly longer. An inaccessib... read more..

Local News
Jordan Woodley

Temporary Landfill Closures on Saturday

Moose Jaw Landfill will be temporarily closed during a couple periods of time on Saturday. The City will be conducting surveying work, closing the dump for safety reasons. The landfill will be open ... read more..

Local News
Jordan Woodley

No Foxtail Weeds in the Dog Park

A post on a local social media page about foxtail weeds in our dog park caused quite a bit of concern. Foxtail weeds would cause some major concern for dogs and cats if they were to get lodged in the... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Skyhawks Soar into Moose Jaw

The 5th annual Highway to Heroes Car Show will have a bit of a twist this year when it takes place on Sunday at 15 Wing Moose Jaw, as the Canadian Armed Forces Skyhawks are set to perform at the upcom... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Woman Kidnapped and Forced to Drive to Regina

Police and RCMP are working to find a man who allegedly kidnapped a woman from a rural property near Melville and forced her to drive him to Regina, all while at gunpoint. RCMP say the man kidnapped ... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

City to Review Snow and Road Policies

Following a number of complaints about the way the snow was handled this past winter and the way policies were communicated to the public, the city is reviewing their entire snow plan in advance of co... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Farmers Asked to Wait to Assess Damage After Storms

"It doesn't really matter where you are in the province now; it seems like everybody got something in the last few days." That is Crop Extension Specialist, Shannon Friesen, who recapped the crazy we read more..

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Hayley Hart

SaskWater Delivers 36.4 Billion Litres of Water in 2017-18

SaskWater has released its annual report for 2017-2018. The corporation reported earnings of $8.2 million for the year ending March 31, 2018, and paid a dividend of $2 million to the province. SaskW... read more..

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Hayley Hart

CBSA Seize Firearm at Coronach

The message from the Canada Border Services Agency to American travelers coming to Canada has been ‘Leave Your Guns At Home’. It appears one man from the United States didn’t get the message before a... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

MJ Woman Overwhelmed by Support and Progress After First Treatment

You may remember about a month ago we told you the story of a Moose Jaw born resident who was in need of support. And not just any support, but the kind of care and fundraising that only Moose Jaw pul... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Locals Show Moose Jaw Is "The Friendly City"

More good samaritans in Moose Jaw came to help, and Barb Dodd wanted to share her gratitude to five men who saved her dog after it got stuck in a culvert on High Street West. Dodd was walking her two... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Premier Moe Announces New Deputy Minister To The Premier

Premier Scott Moe has officially announced that Cam Swan will serve as the new Deputy Minister to the Premier. Replacing Kent Campbell, who was serving in an interim capacity, Swan moved from Preside... read more..

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Chris Rasmussen

Work Will Advance on New Industrial Park

"Build it and they will come," "It's a Mexican standoff," "Fail to plan and you plan to fail." A cliche filled debate at Moose Jaw City Hall this week was centred on what to do with land that was supp read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Residents Call for Better Traffic Controls on 9th SW

A group of concerned residents has tried to put some pressure on the city to make improvements to an intersection they believe is lacking proper safety measures. Dr Brandon Thorpe spoke to Moose Jaw ... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

SaskGaming Tables 2017/18 Report

2017 was a very successful year for our two provincially owned casinos. SaskGaming tabled their annual report this week, showing revenues of $119.4 million with a net income of $46.4 million. That re... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

SaskEnergy Releases Annual Report

SaskEnergy has released its annual report for 2017-2018. The corporation declared a dividend of $39 million and dedicated $109 million toward safety measures across its 85,000 km of pipelines. SaskEn... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

New Technology to Help in Fight Against Rural Crime

Rural crime is something people in the province deal with regularly, and with initiatives like the Protection and Response team and Highway Patrol Officers now being armed with the tools to face it, i... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Asphalt Paving Program Begins in Assiniboia

This week marked the start of this year's Asphalt Paving Program in Assiniboia. The Town Council approved $265,000 for trench filling and deep patching throughout the community. They choose whic... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Weather Should Hold out for Country Thunder

With thousands of people attending Country Thunder in Craven this weekend, and with some already setting up their tents with performances starting Thursday, people are looking to the skies and the for... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

City Explores Doing More Work Themselves vs Hiring Contractors

Should you do the work yourself or hire a contractor? It's likely a question every homeowner has asked at some point but now the City of Moose Jaw is having the conversation about our infrastructure w... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Cannabis Lounges Will Not Be Permitted

A private residence will be the only location for legal cannabis consumption in Saskatchewan, at least for the short term. The province has announced they will not allow cannabis lounges when it becom... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Cast Iron Billing Report Delayed Again

It'll be the fall before we get all of the details after a review of the first phase of cast iron replacement in Moose Jaw. You may remember that a group of residents confronted council saying they w... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Another Four Tornadoes Confirmed

Environment Canada is confirming a tornado from Tuesday night's storm that moved through the southwest, narrowly missing us here in Moose Jaw. There were some reports of funnel clouds in the southwes... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Man Hit By Vehicle Overnight

A 22 year old man is recovering from serious but non-life threatening injuries after being hit by a vehicle Tuesday night. Moose Jaw Police say the man was walking along the 1300 block of 9th Avenue ... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Tornado Watch Ends After Storm Rolls Over Moose Jaw

The last few days have been exciting ones, especially for residents who have been able to stand outside and watch the sky.  After warnings were issued on Monday for tornadoes and thunderstorms, ... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

World Record Hopeful Passes Through Moose Jaw

On Monday Moose Jaw was just one of the many stops for Lynn Salvo as she bikes across Canada. Salvo, who is 68-years-old is currently biking across the country to try and set her second Guinness... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Two Tornadoes Confirmed in Southwest on Monday

Environment Canada has confirmed a pair of tornadoes did in fact touch down in southwestern Saskatchewan Monday afternoon. A landspout tornado touched down near the village of Cantuar around 3:20 p.m... read more..

Local News
Jordan Woodley

Distracted Driving Tips from CAA

In their Summer Safety Tips campaign, CAA Saskatchewan reminds drivers of the dangers of distracted driving. "Distracted driving takes your eyes and your mind off the road," said Director of Communic... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

55+ Games Underway in Moose Jaw

Over 700 people are visiting Moose Jaw for the Saskatchewan Senior Fitness Association 55 Plus Provincial Games that started Tuesday morning. Events include 8-ball, track and field, swimming, cribbage... read more..

Local News
Jordan Woodley

Differences Between Therapy Dogs and Service Dogs

There are some key characteristics that separate therapy and service dogs, and some people are learning the difference as more and more dogs who provide various types of support come to Moose Jaw. Th... read more..

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