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From Big Macs to the big mic: Meet the voice of the Riders — Dave Thomas

From Big Macs to the big mic: Meet the voice of the Riders — Dave Thomas

Apr 10, 2024 | 3:26pm
Dave Thomas is made to order for his new role as the voice of the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Recognition of his broadcasting chops dates back to the teenaged years, when he was working at McDonald’s in his hometown of Weyburn. “The owners said, ‘You’ve got such a great voice. You should start working in the drive-thru,’ […]
MLA’s Flock to the Legislature to Resume Sitting

MLA’s Flock to the Legislature to Resume Sitting

Mar 3, 2024 | 2:53pm
It’s going to be a busy first day on the grounds of the provincial legislature. The house will resume sitting in the afternoon, as the Sask Party will continue to lay the groundwork for the provincial election, which which must be called before late September. A piece of that will be the provincial budget. Finance […]
Police Searching for Three Suspects After Assault

Police Searching for Three Suspects After Assault

Sep 16, 2023 | 2:02pm
Broadview RCMP are trying to find three people after an assault on the Kahkewistahaw First Nation. According to police, they were alerted to an assault on the first nation, 10 kilometres north of Broadview, just after 11 o’clock Friday night. When police arrived they were told three people forced their way into the home, and […]
Who will become Manitoba’s next premier? A look at party leaders vying for the job

Who will become Manitoba’s next premier? A look at party leaders vying for the job

Sep 5, 2023 | 11:01am
By The Canadian Press Manitoba’s provincial election has been called for Oct. 3. Here’s a look at the leaders of the province’s three parties that have seats in the legislature. Heather Stefanson, Progressive Conservative Leader Age: 53. Born May 11, 1970. Pre-Politics: Political science degree from the University of Western Ontario. Worked as a special […]

Google set to remove Canadian news links in Canada over online news law

Jun 29, 2023 | 12:33pm

Google said Thursday it will remove links to Canadian news on its platforms in Canada because of the Liberal government’s new law, which forces digital giants to compensate media outlets for content they share or otherwise repurpose online. In response, the tech giant said it will remove Canadian news links from Google News — a personalized aggregator […]

Fire forcing evacuations in La Loche

May 4, 2023 | 8:33pm

With this run of warmer than average weather to finish April and open May the risk of wildfires is much higher. People living in the northern community of La Loche have been told they need to leave because of an approaching wildfire. According to the Saskatchewan Public Safety Agency, people in La Loche will be […]

Saskatchewan’s Population Growing

Mar 22, 2023 | 10:07am

Saskatchewan’s population is hitting new highs. Numbers released by the provincial government, hours before the budget is released, show the population stands at 1,214,618. According to the Sask Party government, that’s an increase of 29,307 people, and is the second largest growth rate in a single year in Saskatchewan. Premier Scott Moe says the province’s […]