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

Road Closure While City Removes 7th Case of Dutch Elm Disease

The City of Moose Jaw will be closing down the 200 Block of Athabasca Street East Monday, July 23 from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. to remove a tree infected with Dutch Elm Disease, Moose Jaw's seventh c... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Final High St Repairs Finish This Week

The City of Moose Jaw's weekly High Street Update projects a smooth and ready High Street by early/mid-August. The 300 and 400 blocks of High Street have been paved, painted, and fully reopened to al... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Unhitched Boat Sparks Grass Fire

A wild situation led to a grass fire on 9th Ave NW. A motorist heading southbound on 9th Ave NW between Normandy Drive and Simcoe Drive was driving their truck when the trailer carrying the... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

22nd Annual Festival Closes Another Chapter

After a four day scheduled full of events, the 22nd Saskatchewan Festival of Words wrapped up Sunday in Moose Jaw. Starting Thursday at various locations across town, book lovers, readers, writers, a... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Shaunavon Business Speaks Up About Bans

A global businesses firm called WeWork has banned meat at company events in an effort to be greener. The office space sharing company, which has locations in 75 cities around the world including Toro... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Permanent Memorial Possibility at Broncos Crash Site

Discussion among members of the Humboldt Strong Community Foundation about the possibility of a permanent memorial being set up at the Broncos Bus Crash site. Currently, it is just an idea to be disc... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

"Fine Young Gentleman" Get Praise on Social Media

A message on a social media page recently blew up, as it congratulated a couple of boys a part of the Playground Program at Elgin Park with how well they treated a woman's son. Aleesha Hendrix's post... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Slow to 60 in Orange Zones

The Government of Saskatchewan is reminding motorists to slow down to 60 km/h on highways when passing orange zones with flashing lights. “We really try and stress that it’s unfortunate that we have ... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Community Grant Paves Way for East End Spray Park

As part of their yearly funding to community organizations, Co-op Community Spaces awarded a significant grant to the East Side Community Association. Members of the community association and a repre... read more..

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Hayley Hart

SaskPower Investing Millions With Power Demand Rising

As the demand for power grows in the province, SaskPower is shelling out the funds necessary to keep up with the public. The Crown corporation spent $996 million during the 2017-2018 period, contribu... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Moose Jaw Pride Week Begins Sunday

Pride Month may have pased but the celebrations aren't over as Moose Jaw Pride will be holding their Pride Week and various events from July 22nd to the 28th. Communities across Saskatchewan have bee... read more..

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Hayley Hart

One Month Has Passed Since Ruby Barnes Vanished

It was one month ago when Ruby Barnes, a 64-year-old woman was reported missing after being seen last in Carlyle, Saskatchewan. "She went into Carlyle to pay some bills," explained Trish Read, a fami... read more..

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Hayley Hart

Vehicle Thefts on the Rise; Over Half Deemed a Total Loss

Vehicle theft is nothing new in Moose Jaw, but even with awareness campaigns and SGI reminding people to not leave their keys inside their vehicles, the numbers are still going up. Manager, Auto Fund... read more..

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Hayley Hart

DFFH Board Searching For Another Member

The Downtown Facility and Field House Board is looking for another member, again.  Not only is there a vacant seat of where the current Parks and Recreation Manager is supposed to be sitting, wh... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

MJ Pride Gives Downtown a Makeover

One bench on Main Street is getting some special treatment as Moose Jaw Pride took over the one in front of their new office at Rainbow Retro. Pride Week begins next week (July 22nd to the 28th) and ... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Arrest Made in Swift Current Pipebomb Case

A 17 year old - who can't be identified under the Youth Criminal Justice Act - has been arrested after what was expected to be a pipebomb was discovered on June 14 by the Swift Current Libra... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Tourism Numbers Up, Setting up for Promising August

It seems as though once summer hits, Moose Jaw becomes alive as tourists and visitors to our city explore the various things we have to offer. According to Tourism Moose Jaw, our numbers were down sl... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Moe and Ford Plan to Dig Deep Against Carbon Tax

As the Council of Federation meeting continues in St. Andrews, N.B., so does the plan between Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe and Ontario Premier Doug Ford to fight a federally-imposed carbon tax. A j... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Social Services Minister, Financial Expert, React to Angus Reid Poll

The Angus Reid Institute, a non-profit independent research foundation, recently released a study on what poverty in Canada looks like. The results are definitely something that should be examined. 2... read more..

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Hayley Hart

Premier Moe Joins Ontario Premier in Fight Against Carbon Tax

Premier Scott Moe and Ontario Premier Doug Ford have release a joint statement about their discussions on fighting carbon taxes at the summer meeting of the Council of the Federation. Both Premiers a... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

Princess Ball Raises $64K

A weekend of magic paid off for the Moose Jaw Health Foundation (MJHF), literally, as the members of the Little Princess Ball handed over their donation to the Health Foundation from the annual ball. ... read more..

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Hayley Hart

Is the Sask Health Authority Beefing Up Security Measures?

There may be changes coming to security practices to our Dr. F. H. Wigmore Regional Hospital; in fact, they're currently looking at strategies for all facilities within the Saskatchewan Health Authori... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Dealing With Wild Parsnip a Pain in More Ways Than One

It is a plant which is not only an invasive species but also a danger to those who come into contact with it. Wild parsnip is being spotted in areas across the province. It has been seen most frequen... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Moose Jaw Trolley Tours Put on Hold

For residents and visitors who were planning to ride the trolley this week... you may have to make other plans. According to Tourism Moose Jaw's Facebook page the trolley is out of commission for the... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Province Issues Dangerous Animal Alert for Douglas Provincial Park

A 'Dangerous Animal' alert has been issued by the Government of Saskatchewan for Douglas Provincial Park after another bear has been spotted. We reported a bear sighting last month at the south end o... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

22nd Annual Saskatchewan Festival of Words Began Thursday

With the 22nd annual Saskatchewan Festival of Words returning to Moose Jaw Thursday through Sunday, writers and readers are getting excited to meet up in the Friendly City. Angie Abdou, a Moose Jaw n... read more..

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Bryce Johnson

'Yoga in the Park' Returns with a Cause

Yoga in the Park, held by The Yoga Loft, has returned to Moose Jaw for another summer; however, things are a little different than usual this year. It came back on July 2nd and will be from 7-8PM at ... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

SHA Takes Over Recruiting Physicians

As part of recommendation provided by the Advisory Panel on the Health System Re-structuring in 2016, the Provincial Physician Recruitment Agency will become a part of the Saskatchewan Health Authorit... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

More Funding Announced for Adults Headed to Post Secondary

The Government of Saskatchewan, with help from the federal government, is making it easier for people who have been away from school for multiple years pay for post-secondary education. If you've bee... read more..

Local News
Bryce Johnson

MJ Search and Rescue Looking for More Members

Moose Jaw Search and Rescue is a community-based charitable organization that - along with help from the Police, RCMP, and Emergency Measures Organization - helps provide ground search and rescue when... read more..

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