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All-party support for FSIN declaration on Missing and Murdered Women and Girls

All-party support for FSIN declaration on Missing and Murdered Women and Girls

Daily Leg Update - Thursday’s Question Period coincided with Red Dress Day.
RCMP gang unit raids home in Lloydminster, Sask.

RCMP gang unit raids home in Lloydminster, Sask.

A heavy police presence was seen Thursday on 49 Avenue.
Letter: Left behind by COVID

Letter: Left behind by COVID

"I was lost in the COVID pandemic and no one is looking for me."
Accused dangerous offender with semi-auto wants QB judge alone trial

Accused dangerous offender with semi-auto wants QB judge alone trial

Robin Wuttunee is a court designated Dangerous Offender
Accused killer arrested while serving time at Sask. Penitentiary

Accused killer arrested while serving time at Sask. Penitentiary

Levi McAdam was arrested and charged Tuesday for the 2017 murder of Tyler Morin
Man accused of luring a child, extortion, appears in Saskatoon court

Man accused of luring a child, extortion, appears in Saskatoon court

Police say the man lured and possessed child pornography through a popular online social media application
Poundmaker artifact repatriated in Fort Battleford ceremony

Poundmaker artifact repatriated in Fort Battleford ceremony

In 2019, the Canadian Government exonerated Poundmaker, and apologized for the trial and Poundmaker’s unjust conviction.
Fire destroys motel near Christopher Lake

Fire destroys motel near Christopher Lake

Question Period: GDP, doctor shortages, abortion all discussed

Question Period: GDP, doctor shortages, abortion all discussed

Daily Leg Update - Concerns raised from Warman and Martensville about health care challenges in their communities.
'Armed' and' dangerous' suspect evading police arrested

'Armed' and' dangerous' suspect evading police arrested

Investigation determined Matthew Barker of Swan River, Man., who has now been arrested, was actively evading police.