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December 2020

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Local News
Shawn Slaght

Wakamow Rotary Club Tree Lot Sold Out 

The Wakamow Rotary Club’s tree lot, located in the parking lot of the Moose Jaw Co-op, has sold out in record time.  The lot opened up on Nov. 26 and, by Dec. 6, over 460 trees&nb... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Are Provincial COVID-19 Restrictions Working?

On November 19, the government of Saskatchewan brought down a long list of new public health orders that included new rules for schools and increased mandatory masking. On November 27, they did it aga... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

One Death, 274 New COVID-19 Cases Announced Monday

Another resident who tested positive for COVID-19 has died. The resident was in their 60's in the Regina area. There have been 13 deaths related to COVID-19 in the last week alone, and 60 people have... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Christmas Inn Dinner Cancelled For 2020 

St. Andrews United Church made the difficult decision to cancel its annual Christmas Inn dinner for 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions.  Running in the community for over 40 years, the Christmas ... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Government Launches 'Strong Recovery Adaption Rebate' Program for Businesses

The government of Saskatchewan announced Monday its new 'Strong Recovery Adaption Rebate', which will help businesses as they adapt their business models due to the ongoing pandemic. The rebate will ... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Above-Average Temperatures to Dip as Week Goes On

You've most likely noticed it, but the first week of December in Saskatchewan has touted higher than average daytime temperatures, leaving many to wonder if we will have a white&nb... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Protecting Your Home from Fires During the Holiday Season

While many aspects of the holiday season have changed this year, one thing that hasn't changed is fire prevention. With Christmas fast approaching, many Moose Javians will be in the process of or&nbs... read more..

Local News
Daniel McElroy

Making Ambulance Fees More Affordable for Seniors

The Saskatchewan government is living up to its election promise to provide Saskatchewan seniors with quality, affordable healthcare. They are significantly reducing ambulance fees for seniors from $... read more..

Local News
Nick Myers

MJ Kinsmen Santa Claus Parade Final Night (Photo Gallery)

After successfully taking Santa and Mrs Claus down almost every street in Moose Jaw the MJ Kinsmen Santa Claus Parade wrapped up in the Northeast corner of the city last night. Whether they waved from... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

415 New Cases of COVID-19, Four Deaths

Four Saskatchewan residents who have tested positive for COVID-19 have died. Two people were in their 60s from the Regina zone and two were in their 70s in the south zone. The provincial government ... read more..

Local News
Nick Myers

Kinsmen Santa Parade Continues at 5:00pm Today (Photo Gallery)

The Moose Jaw Kinsmen Santa Claus Parade continued in Moose Jaw Saturday night. The parade led by the Moose Jaw Police Service and Fire Department took Santa and Mrs Claus all through the Northwest&nb... read more..

Local News
Steven Wilson

New CMHA Program Made Available for Firefighters in Saskatchewan

The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) has expanded its Resilient Minds program from British Columbia to all across the country. This program aims to bring formal psychoeducation to fire halls ... read more..

Local News
Steven Wilson

New Role For Veteran Judge

There will be a new Chief Judge of the Saskatchewan Provincial Court next year. Judge Shannon Metivier was appointed to the position effective March 1st, 2021. She will be replacing Chief Ju... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

202 New COVID-19 Cases Reported, 128 Recoveries

The Government of Saskatchewan reported 202 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday. The new cases are located in the Far North West (8), Far North East (17), North West (18), North Central (33), North Eas... read more..

Local News
Steven Wilson

SGI Focusing December TSS On Impaired Driving

SGI is turning their Traffic Safety Spotlight on impaired driving as we move into the holiday season. Due to the uptick in parties and gatherings during this time of year, law enforcement and SGI work... read more..

Local News
Steven Wilson

Province Receiving 100 More Ventilators

There will be 100 more ventilators available in Saskatchewan, thanks to a collaboration between the University of Saskatchewan, the Saskatchewan Health Authority and Saskatoon-based RMD Engineering.&n... read more..

Local News
Steven Wilson

Unemployment Rate Up Slightly In Saskatchewan

The provincial unemployment rate went up in November, but it remained the second-lowest in the country.   The latest Labour Force Survey from Statistics Canada, released Friday mo... read more..

Local News
Steven Wilson

Overdoses On Rise In Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan is on pace to set a new record for the number of deaths in the province due to drug overdoses this year.   New data from the Saskatchewan Coroners Service shows 323 people have... read more..

Local News
Nick Myers

MJ Kinsmen Santa Parade Rolls On (Photo Gallery)

The Moose Jaw Kinsmen Santa Claus Parade continued in Moose Jaw last night. Leaving from Golden West Trailer, the parade led by the Moose Jaw Police Service, took Santa and Mrs Claus all through the P... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Bringing Holiday Spirit to Seniors and Critters 

It almost looked like Ashley Armstrong wouldn’t be able to run her Christmas Spirit for Seniors program because of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Because she wasn’t sure if it was going to happen, she ... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Lane on Main Street Closed Due to Construction Reopens

The east, northbound lane of Main Street North between Civic Centre Drive and Thatcher Drive has reopened to traffic. The closure was needed to allow KMS Construction safe movement of equipment being... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Additional COVID-19 Death Reported in South Zone

The government of Saskatchewan reported 283 new COVID-19 cases in Saskatchewan on Friday. One person in the South zone over the age of 80 who tested positive has died. The new cases are located in t... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Beating the Winter Blues 

Wintertime can be a difficult time for those struggling with their mental health, whether there is a pandemic or not.  The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Moose Jaw bran... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Saskatchewan Renews Small Business Emergency Payment Program

Yesterday, the Government of Saskatchewan announced the Saskatchewan Small Business Emergency Payment (SSBEP) program is being renewed for the period of December 1 to December 31.  Through this p... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Trees Being Decorated and Stolen in Wakamow Valley

 Someone in Moose Jaw is playing Grinch and has cut down and stolen a 'Christmas tree' from within Wakamow Valley.A tree was recently cut down in Wakamow and hauled away. Photo courtesy of Wakamo read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Collision Near Yellow Grass Between Semi Truck and Train Thursday

The Yellow Grass Fire Department and RCMP attended the scene of a collision between a train and a truck on the East side of Highway 39 Thursday shortly before noon. STARS Air Ambulance ... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Grade 3 Student Selling Ornaments for a Good Cause

8-year-old Aspen from right here in Moose Jaw is going above and beyond to make sure everyone in the city has a hot meal this Christmas. She explains how exactly she's been doing that. "I am making ... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Health Authority Slowing Down Services

The Saskatchewan Health Authority announced on Thursday the slowing down of services over the next two weeks as the system anticipates a surge in COVID-19 cases.  The slowdown is expected to sup... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Sask. Surpasses 4,000 Active Cases of COVID-19, One New Death Reported

A resident in the south zone who tested positive for COVID-19 has died. The person was in the 80-plus age category. The government of Saskatchewan reported 259 new COVID-19 cases in Saskatchewan on T... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

MLAs Comment on First Legislative Assembly Session 

The Saskatchewan Legislative Assembly got underway this week, the first sitting since the provincial election.  MLA for Moose Jaw North, Tim McLeod, is taking part in his very first session as a... read more..

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