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Bosnia War veteran Larry Heon volunteered to work the bar at the Wounded Warriors Weekend fundraising night.
Bosnia War veteran Larry Heon volunteered to work the bar at the Wounded Warriors Weekend fundraising night. Colton Swiderski/meadowlakeNOW staff

Wounded Warriors Weekend provides worry-free retreat for service veterans

By Colton Swiderski
April 12, 2016 - 6:04pm

Each year, veterans suffering from PTSD are invited to the Wounded Warriors Weekend where they learn its ok to not be ok. The weekend is free for all vets and to help subsidize the event there are people like Rick Burnett who put in countless fundraising hours.

The wreckage was found near Revelstoke, B.C. on April 12, 2016.
The wreckage was found near Revelstoke, B.C. on April 12, 2016. The Canadian Press

Two people dead in B.C. crash of small plane headed to Sask.

By The Canadian Press
April 12, 2016 - 2:22pm

Two people are dead after a small private plane crashed in the mountains of southeastern British Columbia.

The Transportation Safety Board says a single-engine Rockwell 112B took off from Kelowna on Monday morning heading to Wynyard, Sask.

FSIN vice-chief Bob Merasty speaking about First Nations suicides
FSIN vice-chief Bob Merasty speaking about First Nations suicides Submitted photo/Mervin Brass

FSIN says youth suicides tied to loss of spirit

By Spencer Sterritt
April 11, 2016 - 4:44pm

The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) believes there immediately needs to be a culturally responsive action plan to curb the recent spate of suicides.

The FSIN executive responding to the declared state of emergency on the Attawapiskat First Nation,

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