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Wednesday, August 16, 2017
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Marlon Hector

Marlon Hector
Marlon Hector is Managing Editor of the Moose Jaw Times-Herald. You can reach him at 306-691-1293, or by email at marlon.hector@snpi.ca.

Spirit of giving

Charity farmers’ market strong in 10th year Entrepreneur Sophia Varey, 6, wanted to lend her talents to the charity farmers’ market this year. “We were talking about the gardens and talking about getting ready so she said ‘What can I do?” said Sophia’s mom, Sarah Varey. Sophia...

A hospital for Cohyn

Miracle Treat Day brings hope for families In his 11 years, Cohyn Wells has had 16 surgeries. Cohyn and his family have seen their share of cold, stark hospital halls. “With so many surgeries and quite a few of them with lengthy hospital stays, it’s uncomfortable, the...

Trash talk

Councillors back-pedal on curbside pick-up plan Residents fuming over the new garbage bylaws gathered Tuesday night for a meeting with City Council members, and for many, a foul odour lingered despite months of back-and-forth. “Let’s get this straight. Get it back to normal. And continue with...

Giving trees

Artists create art out of decay It’s lonely being a dead tree stump. People walk by and don’t even give a second glance. But no more. Crescent Park’s dead trees have been transformed into sculptures. Last year the Moose Jaw Museum & Art Gallery (MJMAG) partnered with...

Northern exposure

Japanese students arrive for homestay in Moose Jaw What do Japanese kids and Canadians have in common? A love for pizza. So started a new adventure for 16 students who arrived in Moose Jaw late Wednesday for a week-long immersion in Canadian culture. Host families and...

Something fishy going on

Moose Jaw River reeks of dead fish. Along Manitoba Expressway, on Devon’s Trail, fish carcasses are scattered on the surface of the river. No official investigations have been completed yet, but Adam Matichuk, a fisheries biologist with the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation, has a guess. “It’s a...

Two hawks, a man and his dog

  Nesting birds launch two attacks on man in city northwest   When Peter Shields leaves his house with his dog Baxter, he looks up for fear of an aerial attack. In the span of one week, Shields and Baxter, a five-year-old Shih Tzu, have had two close...

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