File photo of Wakaw's ER
File photo of Wakaw's ER

Saskatoon Health Region struggles to entice full-time doctor to keep Wakaw hospital open

By Bre McAdam
March 21, 2011 - 12:23pm

The future of emergency care in Wakaw is looking bleak after recent news that the town's hospital hours will be drastically cut down.

"But we are not giving up," stated Shan Landry, the vice president of community services for the Saskatoon Health Region.

paNOW photo by Kellah Lavoie
paNOW photo by Kellah Lavoie

Spring roads bans on

By Kellah Lavoie
March 21, 2011 - 6:17am Updated: March 22, 2011 - 11:02am

Truckers will have to stay off some roads for the next few weeks.

At midnight, provincial spring roads bans were put into place in the south of the province. It means vehicles weighing too much, will have to stay parked.