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Defensive lineman Willie Jefferson, who joined the club late in the 2016 season, has agreed to a contract that will keep him with the Riders.
Defensive lineman Willie Jefferson, who joined the club late in the 2016 season, has agreed to a contract that will keep him with the Riders. Twitter/Saskatchewan Roughriders

Roughriders re-sign defensive end Willie Jefferson

By CJME News Staff
January 20, 2017 - 4:10pm

While Darian Durant was holding court in Montreal over his new contract, the Saskatchewan Roughriders made an announcement of their own.

Defensive lineman Willie Jefferson, who joined the club late in the 2016 season, has agreed to a contract that will keep him with the Riders.

Deer have natural defences against the weather such as a thick winter coat, fat reserves, a reduced metabolic rate and sedentary behaviour.
Deer have natural defences against the weather such as a thick winter coat, fat reserves, a reduced metabolic rate and sedentary behaviour. submitted photo/Ministry of Environment

Province warns against feeding deer during winter

By CJME News Staff
January 19, 2017 - 5:31pm

You may be doing more harm than good if you're feeding Saskatchewan wildlife.

It appears people might be worried about the welfare of wildlife during extreme cold, high wind chill values and snow storms.

The province said the new regulations will improve access and replace the requirement of consent with the option for birth parents and adult adoptees to file a veto or a contact preference.
The province said the new regulations will improve access and replace the requirement of consent with the option for birth parents and adult adoptees to file a veto or a contact preference. file photo/CJME News Staff

New rules make it easier for Sask. adoptees, birth parents to access information

By CJME News Staff
January 3, 2017 - 1:26pm

As of Jan. 1, it’s easier for adult adoptees and birth parents to access birth registration information in Saskatchewan.
 

The province is indexing taxes 1.4 per cent, matching the national inflation rate. It estimates taxpayers will save $9 million in 2017.
The province is indexing taxes 1.4 per cent, matching the national inflation rate. It estimates taxpayers will save $9 million in 2017. file photo/CJME News Staff

Sask. income tax changes coming Jan. 1

By CJME News Staff
December 29, 2016 - 2:26pm

You’re going to be saving some money on your income taxes in 2017.

The province is indexing taxes 1.4 per cent, matching the national inflation rate. It estimates taxpayers will save $9 million.

A man who was arrested in Dallas, Texas was allegedly having a sexual conversation with a Sask. minor online.
A man who was arrested in Dallas, Texas was allegedly having a sexual conversation with a Sask. minor online. file photo/CJME News Staff

Texas man arrested over online chats with Sask. minor

By CJME News Staff
December 21, 2016 - 11:45am

A Texas man has been arrested for allegedly having a sexual conversation with a Saskatchewan minor over the internet.

Indian Head RCMP first got the complaint on Nov. 11, 2015. From there, they brought in Saskatchewan's Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit.

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