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January 15, 2019 7:44 PM Saskatchewan’s Opposition wants review of Huawei’s potential risk to province

Huawei helped build Canada’s 5G wireless networks, which security analysts warn could give Beijing backdoor access to revealing data about Canadians. Daniel Tobok, an international cyber security expert who heads the company Cytelligence, has said Canada is potentially connected to Huawei forever as it will need to rely on the company’s support for maintenance 778

January 14, 2019 1:15 PM Justin Trudeau to make ‘Corner Gas Animated’ cameo, Brent Butt tweets

Other high-profile cameos during the show’s live-action run included former Gov. Gen. Adrienne Clarkson, hockey greats Darryl Sittler and Travis Moen, Olympic speedskater Cindy Klassen, and musicians Colin James, Jann Arden and the Tragically Hip. “Home after a great couple of days in Saskatchewan. But I’ll be at @cornergas in Dog River very soon. Stay tuned 508

January 13, 2019 9:41 PM Justin Trudeau to make animated cameo on Corner Gas

“Home after a great couple of days in Saskatchewan. But I’ll be at @cornergas in Dog River very soon. Stay tuned,” Trudeau wrote, referring to his trip to the province last week where he announced a deal for closing coal-fired power plants as well as funding for a geothermal generating facility. Butt, meanwhile, thanked Trudeau for continuing the tradition 181

January 9, 2019 11:40 PM Saskatchewan man who stole a car to be sentenced on Amber Alert charges

It wasn’t until 6:30 a.m. that three workers hooking up a truck to haul fertilizer from a potash mine noticed something unusual in nearby trees. As they approached, they realized it was the missing SUV that was all over the news. “The windows were fogged up when one of the men approached. He feared the worst,” said the document. The girl, who is also epileptic 165

January 9, 2019 9:53 PM Bovine tuberculosis strain tested in B.C. cow is distinct, not seen in Canada

The agency has traced the movements of animals that entered or left the infected herd in the past five years and movement controls have been placed on about 18,000 animals in B.C., Alberta and Saskatchewan. As the investigation continues, movement controls on the herds will fluctuate, Komal said. Canada is considered officially free of bovine TB although 155

January 9, 2019 8:01 PM Injured Broncos player returns to the ice for first time since bus crash

COLONSAY, SASK.—A defenceman who suffered a brain injury in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash last spring was back on the ice for the first time this week. Layne Matechuk, 18, was injured in April when a transport truck and the bus carrying his junior hockey team collided at a rural intersection in Saskatchewan. Matechuk’s father, Kevin, posted an online 154

January 8, 2019 3:48 PM Truck driver in Humboldt Broncos crash pleads guilty to all charges

The bus was travelling north on Highway 35 and the semi was westbound on Highway 335, which has a stop sign. A safety review of the rural crossroads done by a consulting firm for the Saskatchewan government was released last month. It said sight lines are a safety concern at the spot. A stand of trees, mostly on private property, obstructs the view of drivers 161

January 5, 2019 2:58 AM Saskatchewan wants to get out of direct involvement with transportation hub

Morgan says a consultant will be hired to come up with a new governance structure that will see the private sector operate the GTH, but under the terms of government legislation. “We believe the GTH plays a vital role in Saskatchewan’s export- oriented economy and will for many years to come,” Morgan said Friday in a release. “However, the GTH will be in a better 171

December 19, 2018 3:48 AM Saskatchewan to spend up to $3.3 million on scrap tire cleanup

REGINA—The Saskatchewan government says it will spend up to $3.3 million to clean up more than 6,600 tonnes of scrap tires at a defunct recycling plant. The Assiniboia Rubber Recycling plant closed in February 2014 and the company that operated it went into receivership later that year. That left residents of the town with an eyesore and the government 163

December 12, 2018 6:52 PM Canadian maple syrup production falls 22 per cent last year due cold winter

The total value of Canadian maple products fell 22 per cent to $384.4 million while the price of syrup remained relatively unchanged. The Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers tapped its strategic reserves this year to avoid wild price swings or supply shortages. Quebec produces about 72 per cent of the world’s maple syrup, with the rest of Canada 156