Saskatchewan

Dr. Akinwunmi Akinwuntan will begin working in Nipawin next week. He is being joined by his wife Bukkie, daughter Toni and son Tomi.
Dr. Akinwunmi Akinwuntan will begin working in Nipawin next week. He is being joined by his wife Bukkie, daughter Toni and son Tomi. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Health Authority

New doctor comes to Nipawin

By Charlene Tebbutt
May 15, 2018 - 12:00pm

A couple of new physicians are expected to start working in Nipawin in the coming weeks, adding to the list of medical professionals in the community.

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‘We still need help’: La Loche leader on mental counselling

By Chris Vandenbreekel/CJME News Staff
May 9, 2018 - 2:54pm

As she sentenced the man who killed four people and injured seven others in La Loche in 2016, Judge Janet McIvor criticized the provincial and federal governments for not doing enough to help the northern community.

“They have been abandoned. They have been let down,” she said.

Inspection teams like this one can detect invasive species but the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation is calling on all boaters to help keep zebra mussels out of the province by cleaning and drying their vessels and equipment before hitting the road.
Inspection teams like this one can detect invasive species but the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation is calling on all boaters to help keep zebra mussels out of the province by cleaning and drying their vessels and equipment before hitting the road. The Canadian Press

The fight to keep zebra mussels out of Saskatchewan

By Glenn Hicks
May 9, 2018 - 2:00pm

Fishing season is upon us but there’s one thing you don't want to be bringing home after a successful expedition: Zebra mussels.

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