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A report released by CUPE on June 26, 2017 indicates that under-staffing and pressure on medical technologists and technicians could negatively impact the quality of patient care.
A report released by CUPE on June 26, 2017 indicates that under-staffing and pressure on medical technologists and technicians could negatively impact the quality of patient care. file photo/CJME News Staff

Staffing situation could impact patient care: CUPE

By CJME News Staff
June 27, 2017 - 10:27am

A new report from the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) stated patient care could be negatively affected by under-staffing and there would be increased pressure on medical technologists and technicians.

Nicole Sarauer (right) marches with Trent Wotherspoon (left) in the Queen City Pride parade on June 17, 2017. She was elected new interim Sask. NDP leader on June 20.
Nicole Sarauer (right) marches with Trent Wotherspoon (left) in the Queen City Pride parade on June 17, 2017. She was elected new interim Sask. NDP leader on June 20. Nicole Sarauer/Twitter

Nicole Sarauer named new interim Sask. NDP leader

By CJME News Staff
June 21, 2017 - 9:17am

The province's New Democrats have elected a new interim leader.

Nicole Sarauer will take over as temporary head of the Saskatchewan NDP.

Sarauer is the MLA for Regina-Douglas Park.

The Saskatchewan Hockey Association is creating a new rule not allowing girls from rural areas to play on city teams for the 2018-19 season.
The Saskatchewan Hockey Association is creating a new rule not allowing girls from rural areas to play on city teams for the 2018-19 season. Saskatchewan Hockey Association/Facebook

Sask. hockey to put borders on where girls can play

By CJME News Staff
June 19, 2017 - 3:56pm

A new Saskatchewan Hockey Association (SHA) rule will limit where young girls can play hockey.

Beginning in the 2018-19 season, girls who live outside of cities will not be able to play on city teams.

Moose Jaw police said crystal meth and cocaine was found inside a vehicle during a traffic stop around 12:30 a.m. on June 19.
Moose Jaw police said crystal meth and cocaine was found inside a vehicle during a traffic stop around 12:30 a.m. on June 19. file photo/CJME News Staff

Police find crystal meth, cocaine during early morning stop

By CJME News Staff
June 19, 2017 - 8:19am

A man was arrested following a traffic stop in Moose Jaw early Monday morning.

Moose Jaw police stopped a vehicle around 12:30 a.m. at the corner of Fourth Avenue Northeast and Fairford Street East.

Saskatchewan’s population is growing at a rate of 1.4 per cent, according the province on June 15, 2017.
Saskatchewan’s population is growing at a rate of 1.4 per cent, according the province on June 15, 2017. file photo/CJME News Staff

Sask. population now 1.16M as growth slows

By CJME News Staff
June 15, 2017 - 12:44pm

Saskatchewan continued to grow, but at a slower pace than last year.

According to the province, Saskatchewan has grown by 3,026 in the first quarter of 2017 – or at a rate of 1.4 per cent. 

That brings the total population to 1,161,365 people.

Trent Wotherspoon has resigned his position as interim NDP leader on June 13, 2017 to consider running for the position permanently in next year's leadership convention.
Trent Wotherspoon has resigned his position as interim NDP leader on June 13, 2017 to consider running for the position permanently in next year's leadership convention. Kevin Martel/CJME News Staff

Wotherspoon resigns as NDP leader to consider permanent run

By CJME News Staff
June 13, 2017 - 3:10pm

Saskatchewan's NDP has to look for a new interim leader.

Trent Wotherspoon has resigned from the role to consider running for the job permanently, although he insisted he has made no firm decision.

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