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
Hayley Hart

SaskPower Scam Circulating in Saskatchewan

Have you received a text about a refund on a SaskPower bill? Don't respond to it. The RCMP of Saskatchewan are warning residents across the province of a phishing scam that's going around stating tha... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Airport Authority Supporters Lobbying for Council's Approval

Concerned with the condition and size of the local Moose Jaw Municipal Airport northeast of the city, a group of local citizens is looking to create a local Moose Jaw Municipal Airport Authority to ru... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Hope in the Darkness Walk Received Support from Local Officers

On Tuesday a team of walkers passed by the Friendly City on the highway.  Local authorities gave the group 'Hope in the Darkness' some support, as they have two teams walking across the country ... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

SHA Offers Tips for Keeping Salmonella in Check

Recently, some foods have been recalled by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, upon the discovery of certain packaged food items being contaminated with the salmonella bacteria. “Anyone who becomes ... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

RCMP Search MJ Landfill for Evidence in Kincaid Man's Death, More Charges Laid

RCMP are searching the Moose Jaw landfill as part of a growing investigation into the disappearance and now death, of 48-year-old Claude Landry. Police went public with the investigation back on July... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Upgrades Coming to Historic Jitney Dance Hall

Being out in the elements is certainly doing the historic Jitney Dance Hall no favours but neither is repeated vandalism to the cedar shake roof. Wakamow Valley is looking to do some repairs to the fa... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

Average Number of Claims but More Hail Damage

While we haven't had a tremendous number of stories about hail storms this summer, the storms that we have been hit with are doing more damage than usual according to Saskatchewan Hail Insurance. Off... read more..

Local News
Chris Rasmussen

No Charges in GTH Land Deal

It's been a talking point, springboard and one of the biggest pieces of the NDP's fight against the Saskatchewan Party for years but the RCMP have concluded there was no criminal wrongdoing in the Glo... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

4th Annual Arts Retreat Week Underway in Assiniboia

This past Monday marked the start of the 4th Annual Assiniboia Arts Retreat, which features several different artists coming together to collaborate on projects throughout the week. The event is bein... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Str8 Up Visits Moose Jaw to Host Workshop and Collect Data

On Tuesday afternoon approximately 75 Moose Jaw citizens attended a workshop to discuss street gangs, as well as gang activity. Str8 Up is an organization based out of Saskatoon that helps improve th... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Provinces Agree to Raise Inter-Provincial Liquor Limit

A deal has been struck between provinces on inter-provincial liquor limits.  After a three day meeting in New Brunswick, the Council of the Federation made a deal to double the amount of liquor ... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Rosedale Cemetery Approved for Upgrades

Speaking during the Executive Committee on Monday, Operations Manager for Parks and Recreation Cory Oakes requested and received approval to revitalize and add to Moose Jaw's Rosedale Cemetery. The w... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Joe's Place Denied Cannabis Buffer Zone

Come legalization in October, no cannabis shop will be allowed within 166m of any school and must stay at least 83m away from parks, day-cares, the library or public recreation facilities. But what ab... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Member of Assiniboia RCMP Charged After Impaired Incident

A member of the Assiniboia RCMP has been charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle, and impared operation over .08, after an incident at Wood Mountain Provincial Park. RCMP responded to a co... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Health Minister Says Funding for Children With ASD 'A Start'

The government of Saskatchewan is accepting applications for individualized funding for children under six with autism spectrum disorder. $2.8 million has been allocated in 2018-19 to provide $4,000 ... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Tough Start for a Handful of New Drivers Last Month

A rough introduction to driving happened for several individuals in Saskatchewan last month. Police issued 79 tickets to new drivers and motorcyclists who weren't following the rules in June as part ... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Risk of West Nile Virus Upgraded From Minor to Moderate

The risk of West Nile Virus has increased within an area of Saskatchewan.  According to the Saskatchewan Health Authority, the West Nile Virus risk has been moved from minor to moderate in the l... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

City Crews Pushing Ahead With Road Work

More often than not when you leave your house this time of year, you'll run into a detour.  That's because the City of Moose Jaw is committed to completing a large portion of road work this year... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Arams Remains in Custody, 2nd Man Charged in Landry Case

Another person has been charged in the Claude Landry case.  Just last week RCMP reached out to the public in finding a man from Kincaid, Saskatchewan by the name of Claude Landry. Shortly after,... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

City Council Roundup: Snow, Cannabis, and Airports

Suggesting that the most popular hangout spot in Moose Jaw for youth is under threat because of legalization of cannabis, Joe's Place owner Joe Dueck spoke in front of City Council last night asking t... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

MJ Police Service "Highlight" Sections of the New Traffic Bylaw

You could be receiving more traffic tickets in the future.  The Moose Jaw Police Service is sharing information with the public in hopes of getting information out to residents about the new tra... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

30 Plus Bikes Reported Stolen Over Last 2 Months

With just over thirty being stolen in the last two months in Moose Jaw, bike thefts are definitely a regular occurrence in the Friendly City. That's just the confirmed ones, according to the Moose Ja... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Where Are All The Concerts?

A question often heard around Moose Jaw is typically "when is the next concert?" or "why don't we have anymore concerts lined up"? The Downtown Facility and Field House (DFFH) Board met last Thursday... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Fiscal Year-End Looking Up for Province

The province ended the 2017-18 fiscal year with a lower than expected deficit. “It’s very encouraging, our deficit is only $303 million dollars, which is $393 million dollars less than what was predi... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Watershed Stewards, City Release Beetles to Control Leafy Spurge

Just last week you may have seen people walking on the southwest side of the city in orange vests.  It was a group made up of City employees along with the Moose Jaw River Watershed Stewards, wh... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

15 Wing, MJ Pride Fly Flags for Pride Week

Three flags now fly over Moose Jaw to celebrate diversity and inclusivity this Pride Week. Sunday evening, Moose Jaw Pride held their own flag raising ceremony at the Crescent Park amphitheater. With... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

F.O.W.'s Workshop Receives Financial Boost from Rotary Club

Every year the Saskatchewan Festival of Words blows away attendees, authors and volunteers who help to run the four day event.  With over 60 events this past weekend, there was certainly somethi... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Flipped Tanker Truck Causes Traffic Delays

Moose Jaw Fire Department are on scene on Highway 1, just across from the Dr. F.H. Wigmore Regional Hospital, after a semi flipped early morning Monday. At approximately 5:30 am, a tanker carrying ... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Gravelbourg's Arams to Appear in MJ Court

A 74-year-old man has been arrested in relation to a missing persons case. After Gravelbourg's Claude Landry was reported missing July 13, fellow Gravelbourg resident Robert Arams was arrested on Sat... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

Gas Prices Take Slight Dip Following Months of Consistency

The cost of fuel has dipped a little bit in the last number of days and currently, we are seeing prices coming in around 123.9 cents/litre and there's a number of different factors to thank for this. ... read more..

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