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Jim Pattison and Brad Wall share a discussion just prior to the announcement that Pattison was donating $50 million to Saskatchewan's Children's Hospital.
Jim Pattison and Brad Wall share a discussion just prior to the announcement that Pattison was donating $50 million to Saskatchewan's Children's Hospital. Colin McGarrigle/battlefordsNOW Staff

Sask. Children's Hospital named after Jim Pattison following $50M donation

By BattlefordsNOW Staff
May 30, 2017 - 11:35am Updated: May 31, 2017 - 8:32am

Dignitaries and officials alike are calling today a new day in maternal and pediatric healthcare in the province, as businessman and philanthropist Jim Pattison donated $50 million to the Children's Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan.

Fentanyl. W-18 is a opioid cutting agent, 10,000 times stronger than morphine.
Fentanyl. W-18 is a opioid cutting agent, 10,000 times stronger than morphine. The Canadian Press

Kindersley Police find lethal substance in counterfeit drugs

By BattlefordsNOW Staff
January 17, 2017 - 6:39am

A drug 10,000 times stronger than morphine was found in three counterfeit oxycodone tablets seized by Kindersley RCMP back in April 2016.

Police were advised of the presence of W-18 by the Health Canada Drug Analysis Centre on Jan. 13.

Sheldon Kyle Thunderblanket.
Sheldon Kyle Thunderblanket. submitted photo/RCMP

UPDATE: RCMP searching for man after death on Little Pine First Nation

By BattlefordsNOW Staff
October 11, 2016 - 11:01am Updated: October 12, 2016 - 8:19am

UPDATE: Sheldon Kyle Thunderblanket has been charged and a warrant issued for multiple offenses including, first degree murder, attempted murder, aggravated assault, two counts of breach of undertaking, mischief and assault.

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