8:30 a.m. The Supreme Court of Canada has ordered a new trial for an Alberta couple whose son died of meningitis after they treated him with homemade remedies instead of seeking medical help. Canadian Press national correspondent Bill Graveland joins John with the details.
9:00 a.m. The Hour of the Big Stories… Open Session
10:00 a.m. Federal inmates who use injection drugs will soon have access to clean needles as part of a new program being implemented by Correctional Services Canada. Jason Godin, national president of the Union of Canadian Correctional Officers, joins John now to discuss.
11:00 a.m. It’s time for Saskatchewan’s Smartest Radio Listener! Powered by Bathfitter.
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11:30 a.m. Just in time for the upcoming long weekend, Robin and Arlene Karpan drop by with their latest book Saskatchewan’s Best Scenic Drives.
12:00 p.m. A new survey shows that the vast majority of Saskatchewan motorists understand the financial and environment value of properly inflated tires… but few know how or when to check them. Michal Majernik with the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada joins John now to discuss.