8:30 a.m. Kamao Cappo says he went into a Regina Canadian Tire store to buy a chainsaw but left without it after a store employee accused him of stealing and forced him to leave. Cappo is from Muscowpetung First Nation and he joins John now to talk about the confrontation.
9:00 a.m. Hour of the Big Stories and What the Friday with Lise Merle and Sarah Mills.
10:30 a.m. The Trudeau government has doled out more than $117 million to fill Canada 150 Research Chairs at Canadian universities to commemorate the sesquicentennial of Confederation… there’s just one problem: Canadian scholars are excluded from applying. University of Regina professor Raymond Blake joins John now to discuss.
11:00 a.m. This year marks the 50th year of the production, “The Louis Riel Trial” and we’re checking in with producer Peter Champagne about what’s in store.
12:00 p.m. It’s time for Saskatchewan Roughrider Prognostications!
Pick the game winner and the closest combined score and you could win a Saskatchewan Roughrider welcome mat provided by Western Carpet One!