Saskatchewan

Firefighters work to extract the driver of small car on Circle Dr. E. near Attridge Dr. on Feb. 22.
Firefighters work to extract the driver of small car on Circle Dr. E. near Attridge Dr. on Feb. 22. Jay Thomas/CKOM News Staff

Driver dies in head-on crash between car, semi on Circle Drive

By CKOM News Staff
February 23, 2017 - 6:57am

Emergency crews responded to a major collision on Circle Drive East near Attridge Drive during rush hour Wednesday.

An apparent head-on crash involving a car and a semi tied up traffic for nearly 8-hours.

Aaron Peck, who is currently leading the Canadian Challenge, gets underway at the start in Elk Ridge Feb. 21. Race President Gill Gracie said more than 300 came out to watch the teams start.
Aaron Peck, who is currently leading the Canadian Challenge, gets underway at the start in Elk Ridge Feb. 21. Race President Gill Gracie said more than 300 came out to watch the teams start. The Canadian Challenge/Facebook

Peck hours ahead of competition in Canadian Challenge

By Taylor MacPherson
February 22, 2017 - 5:00pm

The Canadian Challenge sled dog race is well underway in northern Saskatchewan, and the mushers have made good progress since starting in Elk Ridge Tuesday evening.

Richard Moostoos tacks up a marten fur to a board, in preparation to sending it off for sale.
Richard Moostoos tacks up a marten fur to a board, in preparation to sending it off for sale. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Traditional trapping and furs featured at the James Smith Cree Nation winter festival

By Bryan Eneas
February 22, 2017 - 1:37pm

The preservation of traditional knowledge and the old ways of life were on display in the James Smith Cree Nation during its annual winter festivities.

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