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  1. Gas prices should continue to slip in 2014: GasBuddy.comRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    As gas prices in Saskatoon continue to drop, GasBuddy.com co-founder Jason Toews predicts those prices will slip even more as the year draws to a close.

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  2. Adrienne Clarkson's Massey Lecture in Saskatoon well attendedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    Former governor general Adrienne Clarkson spoke to a soldout crowd at the Broadway Theatre Monday, only the second Massey Lecture ever to take place in Saskatoon. Her speech, called The Cosmopolitan Ethic , focused on Canadian citizenship and identity.

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  3. Saskatchewan boasts retro-look licence plate for car collectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... "a few car guys" he knows to get their input. He attended a car show at Good Spirit Lake and a multi-car meet in Saskatoon (mileage and meals for the latter were on the taxpayers' dime). Usually, when a new specialty plate is devised - the last was ...

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  4. What gear is needed to protect health care workers from Ebola?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... to the surgical gowns and scrubs we always use," Dr. Johnmark Opondo, the deputy medical health officer for the Saskatoon Heath Region, said last week when he explained that the region was prepared to handle Ebola. "So health care workers know how ...

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  5. Historic heat in Saskatoon and over 30 Sask. communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 will go down in history as the hottest day Saskatoon has ever seen in recorded history. The city saw a high of 23.8 degrees Celsuis, breaking the previous record from 1974 of 22.2 degrees.

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  6. Canada warns U.S. to repeal COOL or face consequencesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Western Producer

    ... Pork Council past-chair Jurgen Preugschas, right. The announcement was made at the Beef Research Station in Saskatoon. Canada is gearing up to retaliate against the United States after its third victory in the ongoing country-of-origin labelling ...

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  7. Morgan kicks off Education Week at RiverviewRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Times-Herald

    ... a labour shortage in our province and this is just the type of thing that brings all the right people together." Saskatoon has an industry and employment council that has taken students directly and linked them up with businesses, but PSSD is the ...

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  8. Canada scores major victory in meat labelling law disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Canada.com

    A U.S. appeal is likely following the latest World Trade Organization decision on country of origin labelling, said federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz on Monday, but Canada "will not rest" until the controversial legislation is scrapped entirely. "We once again have a ruling from the highest trade court in the world that the Americans are in violation of their obligations as a member of the World Trade Organization," Ritz told reporters via conference call from Saskatoon.

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  9. Warm Saskatchewan fall inspires photographersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    It's been inspiring photographers, both professional and amateur, to capture the beauty of these last warm days of the season. "For the past six years, since 2008, this has been the warmest October for Saskatoon and Regina on record so far," said CBC Weather Special Farah Singh.

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  10. STARS asking Saskatchewan cities for donationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    A letter will go to a committee today at city hall in Saskatoon suggesting that a per capita annual donation of $2 would be welcome. Following that prescription, Saskatoon would contribute almost $500,000 to STARS annually.

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  11. WCB lowering 2015 premium rates for most employersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... become complacent when it comes to injury prevention." WCB will be holding a series of meetings in Regina and Saskatoon over the coming week to outline rate changes. - Premiums for 37,060 employers in 33 rate codes will drop, which represents 79 per ...

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  12. Cougars soccer team out of contentionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    The University of Regina Cougars' push for a playoff spot in Canada West women's soccer came up short. The Cougars were eliminated from post-season contention Saturday, when they lost 3-0 to the Saskatchewan Huskies in Saskatoon.

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  13. E-cig bans draw ireRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    ... liquid from anywhere or make their own. Debbie Berryman is a co-owner of The Vaping Ape, an e-cigarette store in Saskatoon. They make their liquid in-house, but Berryman said she supports regulation. "I absolutely think there should be regulation on ...

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  14. First Nations still healingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

    ... waking up, and now there's a call to action," Metatawabin said in an interview over the weekend. He's expected in Saskatoon today for a reading from his book, Up Ghost River, as well as a wider discussion on residential school healing. The book ...

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  15. Free bus service starts todayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    ... in good faith," student Sarina Gersher said following a Sunday afternoon meeting of advocacy group Bus Riders of Saskatoon. He and Gersher hope the labour dispute will soon end, but also that there will be major improvements to the transit system. ...

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  16. Cooper: Rule changes must apply to allRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    Real estate agents will tell you about crime rates, the commute, local schools and parks when you move to the west side of Saskatoon, but they never disclose this one thing - that you are moving into a battleground electoral riding. The NDP and Conservatives both think they can and should win Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar.

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  17. Opinion: Youth curfews promote false assumptions about teensRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... p.m. to 12 a.m., and are in effect year-round. Often a curfew seems to be forgotten or is unenforced, such as in Saskatoon, which has technically had a curfew since 1937. Places that have recently introduced or acknowledged a curfew include Red Deer ...

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  18. Saskatoon transit lockout over: 'It's in everyone's best interests,' says AtchisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Regina Leader Post

    The City of Saskatoon has retracted a second transit lockout notice and promised to get buses back on the roads Monday with free service for the remainder of the month. "We have 105 buses prepared and ready to go.

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  19. MSU edges SCSU in OT; extends win streak to 3Read the original story

    Yesterday | Minot Daily News

    ... kick from 20 yards out for the equalizer. With just under a minute left in the first period of extra time, the Saskatoon, Sask., native scored her second goal of the weekend and third of the year. Biasetto and sophomore forward Chloe Melton were ...

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  20. Black lab named McLovin stabbed trying to protect ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CTV

    The dog's owner, a Saskatoon man who opted to remain anonymous, said an attacker showed up at his doorstep around 10 p.m. When the man made a move to hurt the homeowner, McLovin jumped between the two and was stabbed in the neck. "I guess he just sensed that I was in trouble and he got between me and the guy that was here with a knife, and just took one for me," the owner told CTV Saskatoon.

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