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An acid spill at Seedmaster sent nine employees to hospital Tuesday morning, Jan. 3, 2012. Courtesy Karin Yeske/News Talk Radio
An acid spill at Seedmaster sent nine employees to hospital Tuesday morning, Jan. 3, 2012. Courtesy Karin Yeske/News Talk Radio

Acid spill at Regina area business sends nine to hospital

By Natalie Geddes
January 3, 2012 - 12:26pm

More than 60 employees were evacuated from an agricultural product plant east of Regina shortly after getting into work before 9 a.m.

It happened when a vat of acid started to melt.

“Somehow it melted through the container,” said Norbert Beaujot, owner of Seedmaster.

paNOW photo.  Bev Ellaschuk is a Brigade volunteer trained to offer patients gentle, courteous and compassionate care 2010.
paNOW photo. Bev Ellaschuk is a Brigade volunteer trained to offer patients gentle, courteous and compassionate care 2010.

Volunteers needed to help make a difference

By paNOW Staff
January 3, 2012 - 6:26am

Sarah Rolles

paNOW staff

Prince Albert’s Parkland health region is always looking for volunteers.

Sonya Jahn, director of volunteer services for the region is hoping some Prince Albert residents might consider this as their New Year resolution for 2012.

Interim FSIN Chief Morley Watson in Saskatoon on Nov. 8, 2011. Coutesy Bre McAdam/News Talk Radio
Interim FSIN Chief Morley Watson in Saskatoon on Nov. 8, 2011. Coutesy Bre McAdam/News Talk Radio

Morley Watson remains positive about historic meeting

By David Kirton
January 2, 2012 - 5:00pm Updated: January 3, 2012 - 6:19pm

The Interim Chief of the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) is keeping as positive as he can about an upcoming, historical meeting between Ottawa and the country's First Nations leaders.

That positive attitude comes despite what Morley Watson calls a lack of respect.

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