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World Down Syndrome Day this Wednesday

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This Wednesday, March 21 is World Down Syndrome Day, and the Canadian Down Syndrome Society is encouraging Canadians to celebrate people with Down Syndrome in Canada and aroun. . .READ MORE

Rules set for marijuana sales

Proposals for cannabis outlets in Moosomin and other centres now being accepted

[ • By Kevin Weedmark]
Anyone interested in setting up a marijuana outlet in Moosomin or the other communities in Saskatchewan that will have outlets can now submit a proposal. The province issue. . .READ MORE

Snowmobile fatality at Swan River

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This morming, Saturday, March 17, 2018, at 2:25 am, the Swan River RCMP responded to a report of a snowmobile collision located approximately 6 kilometres southeast of Swan Ri. . .READ MORE

RCMP warn of fentanyl-laced drugs in Sask.

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On March 14, 2018, Kamsack RCMP were advised by one of our partner agencies of the presence of suspected cocaine/fentanyl in two individuals in the Kamsack RCMP Detachment a. . .READ MORE

Rossburn RCMP arrest student with replica gun

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On March, 14, 2018, at approximately 1:00 pm., Rossburn RCMP were made aware of a social media post showing a student at Rossburn Collegiate in possession of a handgun. As a precaution, the school was placed in lock-down. Once the student was identified, RCMP quickly located the suspect and arrested him near the school. Upon searching the suspec. . .

Sask sets legal age for marijuana at 19

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The Government of Saskatchewan is releasing its framework for cannabis legalization and outlining a plan for the legal and responsible distribution, sale and use of cannabis in the province. Saskatchewanís Cannabis Framework outlines various aspects of cannabis legalization and regulation within the province that will ensure the safety of Saskatch. . .

This Friday and Saturday: Caring Communities want to say Good Buy to Hunger

[ • BY Kevin Weedmark]

Moosominís Caring Communities group is planning to make this Easter a little brighter for families in need. This Friday and Saturday, shoppers at Borderland Co-op food stores can buy either a $10 breakfast bag or $20 dinner bag, and the proceeds will be used to buy hampers for local families in need. People who want to help will simply take a. . .

Conservative Natural Resources Shadow Minister Shannon Stubbs: Focus needs to be on pipelines to get oil to export markets

[ • BY Kevin Weedmark]

Shannon Stubbs is the federal Conservative Shadow Minister for Natural Resources. World-Spectator editor Kevin Weedmark interviewed her recently after a report from Scotiabank economists showed the Canadian economy will lose $15.6 billion this year. Were you surprised to see the impact reported in the Scotiabank study of the lack of pi. . .

Killarney RCMP nab thieves

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On Friday, March 9, 2018, at 2:35 am, officers from the Killarney RCMP Detachment received a report of an abandoned vehicle parked in front of a residence in the community of Cartwright. The owner of the residence also reported a suspicious male walking around his property with a shovel. Officers attended the location and discovered that the veh. . .

ATVs, trailer stolen from Tantallon/Spy Hill area

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On March 10th, 2018, the Esterhazy/Langenburg RCMP received a report of a stolen trailer carrying a side by side & an ATV. The three were stolen from the Tantallon/Spy Hill area. The side by side is a yellow & black Can Am Maverick (pictured), the ATV is a camouflage coloured Polaris 550 (pictured) & the trailer is a 17 ft flat bed tandem. A. . .

Two snowmobile fatalities in Manitoba

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There were two snowmobile fatalities in Manitoba over the weekend. Carberry RCMP and Rivers Police Service responded to a fatal snowmobile collision Sunday, while the Powerview RCMP responded to a fatal collsion Saturday. On Sunday March 11, just after 5:00 pm, officers from the Carberry RCMP along with the Rivers Police Service responded to. . .

Massive fundraising Sportsmanís Weekend coming up

[ • BY Kevin Weedmark]

A massive fundraising weekend is coming up with the Pipestone Hills Rod Pederson Sportsmanís Weekend April 27 and 28. The weekend is a fundraiser for the new Pipestone Hills Golf Club clubhouse, and is two days crammed with events, from a live broadcast of Rod Pedersonís Sportscage from the PotashCorp Sportsplex on the Friday night, to a banquet a. . .

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