Two Regina men who chose Livestrong as the symbol of their support for those fighting cancer feel others want them to justify that support as the foundation’s founder Lance Armstrong opens up to Oprah Winfrey about his cycling career.
Questions surrounding why the Saskatchewan Party is sending thousands of tax dollars to an out of province information technology conference surfaced on Thursday after the opposition critic for finance wanted to know what the “value for dollar” was.
SaskPower, SaskTel International and Enterprise Saskatchewan are major sponsors in this year’s World Congress on Information Technology Conference which will be held in Montreal this fall.
The City of Saskatoon has released eight options for the ward boundary realignment for public comment after the population of several ward areas were found to be growing unevenly.
All 10 wards have to represent the same population amount within a 10 per cent buffer under the Cities Act.
The options will be presented at a public hearing to be held on Jan. 10. A final report is expected by Feb. 6.
Canada ended the round-robin at the World Junior Hockey Championship with a 3-2 win over the United States in Edmonton.
Canada jumped out to a 3-0 lead after the first period of play, but the Americans realised they were still playing and made a game of it, eventually scoring two points.
Canada forward Brendan Gallagher says it was a good test for the team heading into the medal round.
The team will now advance to the semi-finals set to take place in Calgary.
Edited by News Talk Radio's Chris Morin.
Authorities in Los Angeles say arson is suspected in a new round of car fires overnight, according to Canadian Press.
Investigators say seven or eight cars were burned early Saturday in the North Hollywood area, with some reports suggesting that over 35 vehicles have been torched in total, including damage to surrounding areas.
Fires broke out in two dozen locations in Hollywood and West Hollywood during a four-hour period on Friday just before dawn.
With friends, family and traveling to loved ones for the holidays, travelers are urged to check airport departures and arrivals, as well as bus stations and highway conditions.
Several flights both arriving and leaving the Saskatoon and Regina airports are delayed, with passengers reporting long wait times.
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