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  1. Brandon fertilizer terminal likely to open in early 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

    ... It is being paired with a second facility in Hanley, Sask., which is located approximately 60 kilometres south of Saskatoon. "These are not only investments in agriculture, they are investments in western Canadian communities," FCLa SCEO Scott Banda ...


  2. 55 layoffs expected, as Transcontinental shuts down N.S. printing facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... Transcontinental recently sold all of its newspaper assets in Saskatchewan and closed a printing plant in Saskatoon, though it has said its retail flyer operations remain stable. The company says it will continue to serve its customers in Atlantic ...


  3. DuPont Pioneer studies corn, soybean varieties in Sask.Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Western Producer

    Ellis Clayton, technical product manager of DuPont Pioneer Canada, stands in front of corn trials conducted at the company's research centre near Saskatoon. Dave Charne, research director of DuPont Pioneer Canada, said the breeding program is delivering on strong biotech traits and improvements.


  4. Saskatoon police arrest man with meth and samurai swordRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    Police in Saskatoon arrested a man after they say he failed to stop. Police found methamphetamine and a sword in the vehicle.


  5. Transcontinental to shut down printing plant in Nova Scotia, layoffs to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... Transcontinental recently sold all of its newspaper assets in Saskatchewan and closed a printing plant in Saskatoon, though it has said its retail flyer operations remain stable. The company says it will continue to serve its customers in Atlantic ...


  6. Vancouver, we have a problem: CMHC rings alarm bells about real estate marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Madison Publishing

    ... really what you have to look at is where you live or what your part of the country looks like." Toronto, Calgary, Saskatoon and Regina all showed strong evidence of problematic conditions, according to the report, while real estate markets in ...


  7. Saskatoon weather outlook - July 28Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... with highs back into the low- to mid-20s under a mix of sun and cloud with a chance of thunderstorms at times. Saskatoon weather outlook is your one stop shop for all things weather for Saskatoon, central and northern Saskatchewan with a ...


  8. 2 men stabbed while walking in SaskatoonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    According to police, the two men were walking in the area of 22nd Street and Avenue M on Thursday at around 3 a.m. CT. Saskatoon police continue to investigate and ask anyone with information to contact them at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


  9. [Culture] Fringe Theatre Festival: U of S alumni returns with new playRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sheaf

    With the 25th PotashCorp Fringe Theatre and Street Festival underway, artists from across Canada and around the world are flooding Saskatoon. Among these many artists is University of Saskatchewan alumni and playwright, Donald B. Campbell.


  10. Cameco revenue slump tied to Rabbit Lake mine suspension, says companyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... slump in earnings. Cameco president Tim Gitzel announced 500 job cuts to the Rabbit Lake uranium mine at Cameco's Saskatoon office in April. (Chanss Lagaden/CBC News) "Primary supply has simply not responded to decreased demand, and coupled with an ...


  11. Former MP Garth Turner points finger at governments for 'crap houses' costing a million bucksRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    ... in 15 centres" in Canada. "Strong evidence of problematic conditions is seen in Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary, Saskatoon and Regina," the report stated. "In Toronto and Vancouver, this is due to the combination of price acceleration and overvaluation. ...


  12. Potash Corp. shares buffeted by weak Q2 report, reduced dividendRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SooToday

    Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. shares are down this morning after the fertilizer company posted a weak quarterly financial report and announced its dividend to shareholders will go down for a second time this year. Shares of the Saskatoon-based company opened on the Toronto Stock Exchange at $21.74, down four per cent from Wednesday's close at $22.57.


  13. Crime Diary - In defence of (crime) statisticsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... are number one and two. Among the country's census metropolitan areas (CMAs, cities over 100,000 population), Saskatoon and Regina are number one and two in the nation (33 and 35 overall). We have seven cities in the Top 50 and, if I'm not mistaken ...


  14. 'Horrific and preventable:' Drunk driver gets 10 years for crash...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | National Post

    Those are just some of the words family members used to describe the grim aftermath of a drunken crash just north of Saskatoon that killed Jordan Van De Vorst, his wife Chanda, their daughter Kamryn and son Miguire earlier this year. Judge Barry Singer repeated those names in honour of the victims before accepting a joint submission from the Crown and defence, imposing a sentence of 10 years in prison to be followed by a 12-year driving prohibition for the woman who caused the crash, Catherine Loye McKay.


  15. Potash Corp. Slashes Dividend, OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... time this year as it continues to contend with slumping fertilizer nutrient prices and lower sales volumes. The Saskatoon, Saskatchewan-based fertilizer company said it now expects full-year earnings of between 40 cents and 55 cents a share, down ...


  16. Potash Corp cuts full-year profit forecast again; slashes dividendRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... earnings tumbled to $121-million, or 14 cents a share, from $417-million, or 50 cents a share, a year earlier. The Saskatoon-based company said it will cut its quarterly dividend by 60 per cent, to 10 cents a share from 25 cents previously. It also ...


  17. Lawsuit pits investors against prominent Saskatoon businessman Darrell RemaiRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBC News

    A member of one of Saskatchewan's most prominent business families, and his associate, are facing allegations in a lawsuit including self-dealing, mismanagement, and a scheme to wilfully devalue investments in several retirement communities so they could be bought at a fraction of their real value. The allegations against Darrell Remai and his business associate, Sirous Tosh, are contained in a $7-million lawsuit filed in Saskatoon in April by investors in several limited partnerships that built, and now operate, three large retirement communities in Winnipeg, Man.


  18. Potash Cuts Dividend as Profit Declines With Fertilizer PricesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Potash Corp., the world's second-largest producer of its namesake fertilizer, cut its quarterly divided for the second time this year after earnings fell more than expected and crop-nutrient prices declined. Quarterly payments to shareholders will drop to 10 cents a share from 25 cents, the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan-based company said Thursday in a statement.


  19. Think BigRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... investors/citizens/environment from industry, not help grow it. Also, the day after Hitachi makes massive cuts in Saskatoon, someone decided to post a video of it's CEO talking about innovation in Saskatchewan? Then the same Cameco CEO that doesn't ...


  20. 'Water is sacred': People gather along river in SaskatoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    People gathered in Saskatoon along the South Saskatchewan River to express concern about the waters of the North Saskatchewan River. Husky Energy reported a pipeline leak near the North Saskatchewan last week led to some 200,000 to 250,000 litres of oil entering the water.