Monthly Archive

December 2020

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 195 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Knight Ford Lincoln Donates Over 50 Food Hampers to Salvation Army

Knight Ford Lincoln got into the Christmas spirit this week, as they helped ensure over 50 local families would have food over the holidays. Each vehicle sale throughout the month of December helped ... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Local Directs Hallmark Christmas Movie 'Project Christmas Wish'

A Hallmark Christmas movie directed by Moose Jaw product Jeff Beesley is getting rave reviews in the United States.  ‘Project Christmas Wish’ has been showing on the Hallmark Channel south of th... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Five Deaths, 159 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported Wednesday

22 cases are considered active in the sub-region 'South Central 2' which includes Moose Jaw and the surrounding area Five more residents who have tested positive for COVID-19 have died. Two deaths we... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

8-Year-Old Raises Over $3,000 for Riverside Mission

After first sharing the story about local 8-year-old Aspen who decided to create and sell Christmas decorations in support of Riverside Mission earlier this month, the community came through an read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Skip the Drive, Watch the Virtual Twinkle Tour Here

While this Christmas will certainly be 'once-in-a-lifetime-unique', the Tourism Moose Jaw Twinkle Tour is hoping to bring residents a little much-needed holiday joy. The tour map is now available on ... read more..

Local News
Daniel McElroy

Moderna Vaccine Approved by Health Canada

Health Canada approved Moderna's vaccination this morning, Dec. 23, and shipments are expected to arrive within 48 hours. Canada is set to receive up to 168,000 doses by the end of the month, wi... read more..

Local News
Daniel McElroy

Briercrest Avoids Second Wave with 0 Per Cent Transmission Rate

While COVID-19 case numbers have risen significantly across the province this fall, Briercrest College and Seminary out in Caronport has managed to avoid the second wave. The school reported no new CO... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Utility Increase Being Brought Down Through Landfill Reserve

Moose Jaw city council was able to limit the waterworks and sanitary sewer utility rate increases, but it came at a cost. The rate increases were at three per cent each with $200,000 in saving by dis... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Three Deaths, 223 Recoveries, 181 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Tuesday

Three more residents who had tested positive for COVID-19 have died. All three individuals were in the 80+ age group with one in the northwest zone and two in the Regina area. 181 new cases were al read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Year In Review #11 - Joint Use Elementary School Moves Forward

Discover Moose Jaw is counting down the top 15 stories of 2020 and at number 11 is the new joint-use school in the Westheath subdivision on South Hill. A motion was passed during a special in-camera ... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Government Provides Update on eHealth Cyberattack and Potential Privacy Breach

The Office of the Saskatchewan Information and Privacy Commissioner (OIPC), eHealth Saskatchewan (eHS), the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA), and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Health have provided a... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

City Crews Working to Keep Roads Clear Amidst Winter Storm

With Moose Jaw, along with the rest of southern Saskatchewan currently being walloped by our first major snowstorm of the year, the City of Moose Jaw crews are out working to keep the streets cle... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Council Taking Travel Budget Cut to Reinstate Saturday Bus Service

The City of Moose Jaw wants to know if residents are willing to pay for bus service on Saturdays.  City council voted on Monday night to keep the Saturday bus service running until May 1 an... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

'We Are Warriors' Launches Clothing Line; 'Warriors Crew'

The We Are Warriors non-profit organization - started by local Nick Hennink to support mental health and addictions among emergency services - has launched a clothing line. Warriors Crew is the name,... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

UPDATE: Highways Clear, Return to Winter Conditions

As of 9:00 AM this morning, Dec. 23, most of the highways in the province have been cleared by snowplows and have been downgraded from 'Travel not Recommended,' to 'Winter Conditions' or even 'Seaso read more..

Local News
Daniel McElroy

Multicultural Council Compiles Recipes in Lieu of International Dinner

Instead of holding their annual International Dinner, the Moose Jaw Multicultural Council has gathered traditional recipes from all over the world into a digital recipe book. Students taking language... read more..

Local News
Daniel McElroy

Winter Storm Blows in Overnight

Moose Jaw and the surrounding area are in the grip of a winter storm. A strong low-pressure system is tracking along the International border today, bringing heavy snow to much of southern Saskatchew... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

2021 City Budget Passes With 2.96 Per Cent Mill Rate Increase

“The term that I would use is a responsible increase.”  Those were the words of Coun. Kim Robinson as Moose Jaw city council passed its 2021 budget on Monday night with a 2.96 per cent tax incre... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

SaskTel Pioneers Help Deliver Christmas Cheer to Seniors Homes

Wiley's children, Taylor and Chase, help deliver Christmas presents The Moose Jaw SaskTel Pioneers are ensuring each resident in a care home wakes up to a gift this Christmas, after delivering a num... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

Four Deaths, 206 New COVID-19 Cases Announced Monday

41 cases are considered active in the sub-region 'South Central 2', which includes Moose Jaw and the surrounding area. Four more residents who have tested positive for COVID-19 have died, with all f... read more..

Local News
Blaise Wozniak

WDM Offering a Number of Activities over the Holidays

Looking for a way to pass some time during the holidays with your family? Well, the Western Development Museum in town is still open and has a number of activities the whole family can take part in - ... read more..

Local News
Shawn Slaght

Long-Time Business Owner Passes Away

Ted SeabornThe long-time owner of Seaborn Agencies, Ted Seaborn, passed away on Dec. 16 at the age of 78. Seaborn attended high school in Moose Jaw and traveled across Saskatchewan working for the Ba... read more..

Local News
Daniel McElroy

Winter Storm Set to Bring a White Christmas

Well, it looks like it might be a White Christmas after all. A brisk Montana Low will be bringing heavy snowfall and high winds to southern Saskatchewan beginning tonight and lasting all day Tuesday,... read more..

Local News
Daniel McElroy

Boat Launch at Buffalo Pound Closed after Buckling Ice

With the temperature swinging from freezing to thawing so much this year, the ice out at Buffalo Pound Provincial Park has begun to warp and heave. The heavy ice chucks have adhered to the b... read more..

Local News
Daniel McElroy

Sunday Morning Break-In Ends with Two Men Arrested

A quick response by a business owner and the Moose Jaw Police Service interrupted an early morning break and enter on Sunday. At approximately 4:30 am, The owner of a business on the east side of the... read more..

Local News
Daniel McElroy

3 Deaths and 226 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported

Three residents who tested positive for COVID-19 have died.  All three deaths were reported in the Regina zone. Two were in the 80 plus age group and one was in the age group 70-79. There are 2... read more..

Local News
Steven Wilson

Action Plan For SMRs Announced

Friday, the federal government released its national Small Modular Reactor Action Plan. It outlined the ongoing efforts across Canada to develop and deploy SMRs and included more than 100 chapters fro... read more..

Local News
Steven Wilson

Ferries Shuttered For Season

In a number of locations across Saskatchewan, ferries are in operation for much of the year across bodies of water. Now, all of the ferries and barges are in drydock for the winter, with the ferr... read more..

Local News
Steven Wilson

Great Conjunction Happening In Night Skies

Monday night, stargazers will be able to see something that happens roughly every 20 years, but this time, it will be on a magnitude that hasn’t been seen in roughly 800 years. Called the Great Conjun... read more..

Local News
Daniel McElroy

80+ Resident in South Central Among 8 New Deaths

Eight residents who tested positive for COVID-19 died today. Three deaths were in the 80+ age group and 3 more in the 70+ age group. There was one death each in the 60+ and 50+ ranges. On of the thos... read more..

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