Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Polytechnic launched a new Indigenous Student Success Strategy on June 19.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic launched a new Indigenous Student Success Strategy on June 19. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Sask. Polytech launches new Indigenous Success Strategy

By paNOW Staff
June 19, 2018 - 5:00pm

To mark National Indigenous History Month, Saskatchewan Polytechnic is launching new strategy aimed at removing barriers to success.

The strategy was unveiled at a special event Tuesday, and included the renewal of relationships with Indigenous communities.

A high pressure zone over the Prairies is sucking hot air from the United States and bringing the likelihood of daily record temperatures to the Prince Albert and La Ronge areas this week.
A high pressure zone over the Prairies is sucking hot air from the United States and bringing the likelihood of daily record temperatures to the Prince Albert and La Ronge areas this week. File photo/paNOW Staff

Heat wave bringing record daily temperatures: Environment Canada

By Glenn Hicks
June 18, 2018 - 2:00pm

After a hot, dry spring we're now in for more record-breaking temperatures this week as we officially enter summer.

The temperatures are expected to be up to 12 degrees hotter than normal for this time of year and a heat warning is in effect for the La Ronge area.

Amy Killick said she hopes other mothers in Saskatchewan will not have to go through what she did.
Amy Killick said she hopes other mothers in Saskatchewan will not have to go through what she did. Submitted photo/Amy Killick

Better care needed for mothers suffering loss, Sask. mother says

By Nigel Maxwell
June 18, 2018 - 8:00am Updated: June 18, 2018 - 12:34pm

A Warman woman shared her story of personal loss in an effort to get the Saskatchewan Health Authority to address what she calls severe understaffing in hospitals.

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