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Security at legislature main focus of QP on Wednesday

Security at legislature main focus of QP on Wednesday

Daily Leg. Update - Christine Tell in lengthy exchange of words with Nicole Sarauer on Bill 70.
Saskatoon Police renew call to locate woman in fatal hit and run

Saskatoon Police renew call to locate woman in fatal hit and run

Chasity Erin Kyplain is wanted for failing to remain at the scene of a collision that occurred on May 10, 2021, and resulted in the death of a 33-year-old woman
P.A. Police search for missing mother and 2 children

P.A. Police search for missing mother and 2 children

Police are searching for a 33-year-old mother and her two children who have been missing for two days
Prisoner escapes police custody from courthouse

Prisoner escapes police custody from courthouse

Keith McCallum escaped and fled on foot at about 6:30 p.m. on May 4 when he was being escorted from the courthouse to a parked police vehicle
Convicted sex offender gets more jail time

Convicted sex offender gets more jail time

Albert Craig Summerfeld had not reported to the National Sex Offender Registry since 2019 even though he was required to every year.
Battlefords RCMP's week: 23 assault investigations, two against police

Battlefords RCMP's week: 23 assault investigations, two against police

Police responded to an armed and barricaded person complaint in North Battleford on Sunday afternoon on Killdeer Drive in North Battleford.
Video: Transit workers say union busting tactics being used  in the Battlefords

Video: Transit workers say union busting tactics being used in the Battlefords

In the video: Back row, Bruce Forrester and Glen Richardson, former Battlefords Transit System drivers; middle row, Darrah Teitel, media contact for Amalgamated Transit Union, Rhealene Wagner, Tyson Materi and Steve Hopkins, executive board members for Local 615 Saskatoon ATU; front, Allan Medd, BTS driver, and Darcy Pederson, president of Local 615. Video by Averil Hall
Hip and knee surgery backlog, education highlight heated QP

Hip and knee surgery backlog, education highlight heated QP

Daily Leg Update - Exchange between Jeremy Harrison and Aleana Young on economy especially contentious,
Info sought on bullet holes in SaskPower equipment

Info sought on bullet holes in SaskPower equipment

Two SaskPower regulators located along Highway 3 near the St. Walburg gun range have been damaged by bullets.
Mayfair News: Library hosting plant sale May 28

Mayfair News: Library hosting plant sale May 28

Meeting Lake concession stand open for the season.