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Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
Saturday, September 23, 2017
News

News

More cases of whooping cough confirmed in Moose Jaw The number of confirmed cases of whooping cough in the Five Hills Health Region (FHHR) continues to climb, with at least five more added in September so far. That brings the total...

Always in your corner

Family, school, and community mourn the loss of principal Scott Williamson Somewhere between 1,500 and 2,000 people attended Scott Williamson’s funeral last weekend in Caronport. The mark he leaves on this community, however, will continue to ripple out far beyond...

Open to all

Rate review panel to live-stream public meeting dealing with SaskPower application It’s no secret that public meetings for things like rate review panels are poorly attended. Unless there is some controversial issue on the table, most people don’t see the value...

Into the future

First bitcoin dispenser arrives in city In Dale Mychasiw’s future, society is cashless and digital currency is king. In fact, he’s banking on it. Moose Jaw took a leap into the future recently with its first bitcoin teller machine (BTM). Owned...
Around 25 to 30 people brave rain for barbecue The cold and wet conditions didn’t stop people from taking to the streets to speak out against the provincial government on Tuesday. Members of local unions and their supporters rallied at the...
Soldiers from Moose Jaw back home after battling wild fires in BC This summer has been a hot and dry one for Saskatchewan, but for two Moose Jaw based Canadian Forces reservists this month was especially warm. Cpl. Jerry Heilman along...

Smooth roads

Micro surfacing work to be done this week Work is underway to complete micro surfacing on roads around the city, after unexpected delays. “We’re getting weather delays but that’s with any construction project,” said Darrin Stephanson, municipal operation manager. Micro surfacing involves...

Garbage on hold

Majority of city unable to transition to curbside garbage collection About 65 per cent of Moose Jaw residents will not be able to transition to curbside garbage collection, according to a new city administration report presented at Monday’s executive committee...

Nuclear preparation

Saskatchewan Dragoons organize military exercise Donning gas masks and heavy artillery, the Saskatchewan Dragoons prepared for an exercise on Wednesday night in Dieppe Park. A patrol commander supervised a group of five members to train for chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear...

Heroes remembered

Battle of Britain marked at 15 Wing In June of 1940, Winston Churchill gave a speech in the House of Commons: “… the battle of France is over. The Battle of Britain is about to begin.” That battle was the first...

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