Monthly Archive

March 2020

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 219 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Local News
Shawn Slaght

Rwanda Genocide Survivor Shares His Story

Dr. Phodidas Ndamyumugbe was 24 years old and living in Rwanda’s capital city of Kigali in April of 1994 when the genocide against the Tutsis began. During that time, the president of the country had... read more..

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Zack Drake

Multicultural Council To Receive $250,000

The Moose Jaw Multicultural Council will be receiving $250,000 from the Ministry of Immigration and Career Training this year to aid in the integration of up to 300 newcomers in the city. The Newcome... read more..

Local News
Zack Drake

Colleague Remembers Former Snowbird

The Warriors are lacing up to face the Winnipeg Ice tonight, March 6th, in the annual Snowbirds Night, the Snowbirds are also remembering a former pilot who passed away very recently. Bob "Cowboy" Pa... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Medical Health Officer Dismisses Provincial COVID-19 Rumours

Cases of Novel Coronavirus 2019(COVID-19) confirmed cases are continuing to rise around the world.Chief Medical Health Officer Dr. Saqib Shahab With that, the planning and preparedness of governments... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Buckling Up for Life: SGI Focusing on Vehicle Occupant Safety

SGI and Law Enforcement will be focusing the Traffic Safety Spotlight on Occupant Safety for the month of March. "So police across Saskatchewan will be on the lookout for people not wearing their sea... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Structure Fire in Pense Extinguished

Volunteer firefighters from a number of communities were on scene at an early morning fire in Pense Friday morning. John Davis is a resident of Pense and was the first on the scene. "I was head... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

St Margaret Students Learn, Listen and Paint with Artist Kevin Peeace

Saskatchewan artist Kevin Peeace was in Moose Jaw yesterday talking to, teaching, and painting with students from St Margaret School. Peeace is an Indigenous artist from Kelvington, Saskatchewan... read more..

Local News
Zack Drake

Furry Felines Looking For Friendly Foster Parents

The Moose Jaw Humane Society is now accepting applications for the '2020 kitten season'. You can apply to foster friendly felines until they are ready to be put up for adoption. It could be kittens w... read more..

Local News
Zack Drake

Youth Advisory Committee Striving To Eliminate Plastic Bags

They're harmful to oceans, wildlife, and the environment in general, single-use plastics are starting to be left behind all around the world. The Moose Jaw Youth Advisory Committee is working to elimi... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Reporting Potholes Made Easy With New City App

It's everyone's favourite time again; the sun is out, the daily temperature is sitting above zero more and more frequently, and puddles are beginning to form...in potholes. Craig Hemmingway, the comm... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Former Meth Addict Using Past Experience to Help Others

Chad Kobelsky has been clean from methamphetamine for over ten months after a three-year addiction that he says nearly destroyed his life. Saying the drug helped mask troubles he was experiencing, th... read more..

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Blaise Wozniak

Telemiracle 44 Pre-Show To Feature Provincial Talent

It's the show before the show. Once again this year Telemiracle will be streaming a pre-show on their website. Susan Colbow, public relations for Telemiracle 44, explains why they have a pre-show. "... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

'Travel Not Recommended' Warning Lifted Between Moose Jaw, Regina

If you've got to hit the highway this morning to the Queen City, be aware that the road might be a bit dicey. For a few hours overnight, the TransCanada between Moose Jaw and Regina was labeled as Tr... read more..

Local News
Zack Drake

Housing Numbers Up In February As Realtor Associations Amalgamate

Housing numbers are on an upward trend in the Notorious City, February saw 25 transactions with 49 transactions year-to-date. Also worth noting is that all of the realtor associations in Saskatchewan... read more..

Local News
Kirsten Hunter

Peacock Student Hosts Local Fundraiser for TeleMiracle

A local Grade Ten student who currently attends Peacock Collegiate, Austin Harvey, put the "fun" in a fundraiser on Wednesday, selling Maple Leaf Bakery donuts and completely shaving his head. Peacoc... read more..

Local News
Kirsten Hunter

Paths To Reconciliation Tour Visits Sacred Heart School

The National tour that launched in Ottawa this fall, has made a stop in Moose Jaw.  Phyllis Webstad, the founder of Orange shirt day, spoke directly to the youth attending Sacred Heart elementar... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Deadline Approaching To Remove Ice Shacks

As the warmer weather draws closer, it’s that time of year where anglers are reminded to remove their ice shacks. All shacks south of Highway 16, including structures on Buffalo Pound Lake and Lake D... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Committee Formed to Tackle Crystal Meth Issue

Back in April of 2019 a Pop-Up Coffee and Conversation was held and it was clear among members of the community, there is an issue with crystal meth in the city. In June, several local organizations ... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Moose Jaw Woman Awaiting Liver Transplant In Edmonton

The family of Donna Ma is awaiting some good news as she awaits a liver transplant in an Edmonton hospital. Ma was diagnosed with fatty liver about 10 years ago, but things became more serious a few ... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Elm Tree Pruning Ban in Effect April 1

The city-wide elm tree pruning ban will be back in effect starting April 1, giving you some time to finish up all elm trimming you need to do before the elm bark beetles begin to feed. The pruning ba... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Two City Officials Bring Home Hardware

Two City of Moose Jaw employees has been recognized for their efforts by the Saskatchewan Public Works Association (SPWA). At their annual convention in Regina last week, manager of utilities Darrin ... read more..

Local News
Kirsten Hunter

Jeffery Straker Talks Telemiracle 44; a Saskatchewan Staple

Saskatchewan is preparing to "ring those phones" with the 44th Telemiracle just around the corner. The telethon will feature lots of talent from across Saskatchewan, around 70 performers from Saskatc... read more..

Local News
Kirsten Hunter

7th Annual PRISM Awards Set for Saturday Officially Sold Out

Shown above is some of the jewelry that will be awarded at this year's PRISM awards (Photo courtesy of the Business Women of Moose Jaw)Ahead of International Women's Day, the Business Women of Moose J... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

City’s Agreement With Carpere Canada In Jeopardy

At the time, it was billed as the biggest land deal ever made for the City of Moose Jaw, but now it might not happen. In October of last year, Carpere Canada was granted an extension to Feb. 28 to fi... read more..

Local News
Kirsten Hunter

Agriculture Literacy Month Celebrated by Local Schools

The month of March has been declared Agriculture literacy month and schools are embracing one of Saskatchewan's top industries.Students across the province will be learning where their food comes from... read more..

Local News
Kirsten Hunter

Founder of Orange Shirt Day to Speak at Sacred Heart School

With the "Paths to Reconciliation" National Tour launching in Ottawa, it will be making its way to Moose Jaw this week. Student services support teacher at Sacred Heart School, Vivian Gauvin is ... read more..

Local News
Teagan Witko

City Shuts Down Outdoor Rinks for the Season

While many Moose Jaw residents welcome the warmer weather, it does mean the city has been forced to shut down local outdoor rinks due to the melting ice.  All outdoor skating rinks, including th... read more..

Local News
Zack Drake

Coteau Books Enters Bankruptcy Protection

A news release from Coteau Books has revealed the publisher will be shutting down. After 45 years of publishing Saskatchewan authors and over 500 titles, long-time Saskatchewan publisher Coteau ... read more..

Local News
Zack Drake

BREAKING: Murder Charges Laid in Disappearance of Humboldt Man

Two individuals have been charged in relation to the disappearance of a missing Humboldt man. On February 29, 2020, the Saskatchewan RCMP Major Crimes Unit North arrested two individuals in relation ... read more..

Local News
Kirsten Hunter

It's Time to Update Your Voter Information

Saskatchewan's 29th General Election is fixed in legislation for October 26th, 2020, although there could be an earlier date. Dr.Michael Boda, Chief Elector Officer of Saskatchewan informs residents ... read more..

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