Monthly Archive

April 2019

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 216 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Local News
Dan Mason

Border Crossing Hours Decreasing Sunday

The United States Customs and Border Protection is making changes to the hours of operation at ports of entry into Montana, beginning with changes at the Raymond port of entry on April 14th. The chang... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

City's Band and Choral Festival Wins Band Builder Award

For years, Moose Jaw was known as the Band City. Now.the Moose Jaw Band and Choral festival has won an award from the Saskatchewan Band Association (SBA). The festival, which is taking part in its 70... read more..

Local News
Dan Mason

Province Asks the Public to Weigh in on Education

The provincial government is looking to residents for input on the future of Saskatchewan’s education. The Ministry of Education, together with it’s education partners, will come together to create a... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Federal Candidate For NDP To Be Chosen Saturday

The federal New Democratic Party’s candidate for Moose Jaw-Lake Centre-Lanigan will be decided Saturday afternoon. One candidate – local lawyer Talon Regent – has put his name forward. Regent formall... read more..

Local News
Dan Mason

Locals Take Part in Paramedics On The Hill

Ottawa was one the safest places in Canada as paramedics across Canada gathered in the capital city on Monday.It's a yearly event that brings upwards of 60 paramedics to meet with 40 different MPs and... read more..

Local News
Dan Mason

Sask Polytechnic Announces Layoffs

19 employees spanning the province who work for Sask Polytechnic are being laid off.In a statement, the school said that it’s the result of a yearly operational review ensuring program alignment with read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Newest Habitat For Humanity Family Introduced

It was about nine years ago when single mother Tanya Legare began her process into getting into her own home. But Thursday afternoon, she, her daughters 12-year-old Brooklynn and nine-year-old Chelse... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

NDP Asking Goodale to Look into Forced Sterilization Accusations

Federal Safety Minister Ralph Goodale is being asked by an NDP Member of Parliament to use ‘all legitimate tools’ to make sure the RCMP looks into women’s claims of forced sterilizations. Lawyer Alis... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Province Releases First Resilience Report

The Saskatchewan government released its first climate resilience report Wednesday. The report examines targets, baselines, historical trends and the current status for 25 measures of resilience, as ... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Seniors Centres Call Meeting To Look To Future

Two Moose Jaw seniors groups are getting together to fight dropping membership in their organizations. The Cosmo Seniors Centre and the Timothy Eaton Centre are holding a meeting April 28 where peopl... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Public Offering On Oil, Gas Rights Raises $1.5 M For Province

The public offering on petroleum and gas rights in the province raised $1.5 million for the province’s coffers, with most of the activity focused on the Swift Current area. There were 38 leases purch... read more..

Local News
Dan Mason

Prairie South Students Think Construction

Think Construction is an annual event hosted here in Moose Jaw, where numerous organizations come together to engage students in empowering them to make choices for their career path as they're leadin... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

18th Annual MJBEX Awards Sees Applause & Admiration (VIDEO)

On a few occasions, the annual MJBEX awards were compared to the Oscars on Wednesday night at the event due to its elegance, production value and excitement.  Just like in past years the 18th an... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Over 100 Guns So Far For Gun Amnesty

The Saskatchewan Association of Chiefs of Police have released numbers for their 2019 Gun Amnesty Program. There have been over 100 unwanted firearms turned over to law enforcement during&nb... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

SUN President Hopes Docuseries Will Shed Light on Addictions

A brand new documentary series detailing the in turmoil and struggles someone with an opioid addictions faces has recently launched.  Presidents of SUN - the Saskatchewan Union of Nurses, T... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Wild Animal Park Changes Name to Tatawaw Park

The former Moose Jaw Wild Animal Park will now be known as Tatawaw Park. City Council agreed to the name change after it was approved by several groups, at council’s Monday meeting. The name change w... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Sask Polytech Celebrates International Day of Pink on Campus

The International Day of Pink was recognized at Sask Polytechnic in Moose Jaw. The Positive Campus Committee, which has put on several events respecting inclusion, brought in Joe Wickenhauser from Mo... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Minto United Church Donates Nearly $600 to Local Organization

Over the weekend, Minto United Church was able to present a cheque to Brian Heany, Director of the Moose Jaw Christian Counselling Centre. The cheque worth just over $598 goes toward the centre which ... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Students Attend Program at Vanier to Learn Leadership Skills

Students converged on Vanier Collegiate to learn about how to bring leadership into their schools, and also learn about some of the fun things that can happen with student leadership. Kids from all o... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

SaskPower Retroactively Charging Carbon Tax For First Three Months

The carbon tax will be applied retroactively to the months of January to March on SaskPower bills, and that will start to be applied to April bills. The issue has arisen because of how SaskPower is c... read more..

Local News
Dan Mason

SARM Questions Policies In Ottawa

The Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities was in Ottawa between April 1st and 4th.The goal, said President of SARM Ray Orb, was to meet with as many key ministers or chiefs of staff as poss... read more..

Local News
Dan Mason

Heart & Stroke Foundation Urges to Act FAST

The Government of Saskatchewan is providing funding in the 2019-20 Budget to the Heart & Stroke Foundation to boost their FAST public awareness campaign, allocating an additional $50,000 to get th... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Riverside Mission Clients & Staff Looking for Easter Support

As families start getting their Easter meal plans together, one local agency is hoping some of that good spirit could be shared with them.  Riverside Mission in Moose Jaw is hosting an East... read more..

Local News
Hayley Hart

Province Looking for Feedback on Education Framework

Do you have a good idea that should be implemented into plans for education within the province of Saskatchewan? The provincial government is looking for select residents to step forward and sha... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Executive Committee Continues In Camera Meeting Monday

The City of Moose Jaw’s Executive Committee will have a continuation of their meeting next Monday.  It took over four hours for council’s regular meeting and the public part of the Executive Com... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Barnes Speaks After Mock Crash for PARTY (Photo gallery)

There was a time in the life of Nolan Barnes when he would have rolled his eyes – or worse – through a presentation by PARTY, the organization formed to Prevent Alcohol & Risk-Related Trauma in Yo... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

City Looking for Feedback on Industrial Park Plan

The City of Moose Jaw will be holding an open house Wednesday, April 17, to discuss the Southeast Industrial concept plan. The industrial park will consist of 700 hectares of land south of Moose Jaw. ... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Adopt-A-Bench Program Introduced at Executive Committee

Benches along Main Street might be available to be adopted soon by local people and groups. The matter came to executive committee Monday. Applications will be available soon and will be open to loc... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Moose Jaw Public Library Had Over 170,000 Visits Last Year

It was another busy year at the Moose Jaw Public Library in 2018. Representatives from the library presented their annual report at council’s regular meeting, and went through the numbers for the yea... read more..

Local News
Corey Atkinson

Memorial Field's Diamond Named After Lyle Helland

One of Moose Jaw’s most well-known fastball and slo-pitch diamonds will have a new name this year. The diamond at Memorial Field will now be known at Lyle Helland Diamond at Memorial Field. Since 19... read more..

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