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There has been extensive social media commentary following the Gerald Stanley verdict late Friday. P.A. Police say they have technology personnel who can follow up on any complaints of inciting hatred.
There has been extensive social media commentary following the Gerald Stanley verdict late Friday. P.A. Police say they have technology personnel who can follow up on any complaints of inciting hatred. file photo/paNOW

P.A. Police can prosecute posters of hateful social media commentary

By Glenn Hicks
February 12, 2018 - 12:00pm

Not unexpectedly there has been a deluge of social media commentary following the not guilty verdict handed down to Gerald Stanley in a Battleford’s court room late Friday.

But the public has a responsibility to keep the comments legal and not to stray into hatred or incitement.

Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Boushie family supporters gather as jury prepares to deliberate

By Angela Brown
February 8, 2018 - 2:47pm Updated: February 8, 2018 - 8:59pm

Grades 7 and 8 students from Thunderchild First Nation participated in support of Colten Boushie's family outside the Battleford courthouse Thursday.

Inside, Gerald Stanley is currently facing a charge of second degree murder in the August of 2016 fatal shooting of Colten Boushie.

City of P.A. workers Glen Amonson and Richard Hodgson work the vac/jet truck in the West Flat. They both agree Saskatchewan workers are among the toughest.
City of P.A. workers Glen Amonson and Richard Hodgson work the vac/jet truck in the West Flat. They both agree Saskatchewan workers are among the toughest. Tyler Marr/paNOW staff

Cold? What cold? In a Saskatchewan winter outdoor work just gets done

By Glenn Hicks
February 7, 2018 - 8:00am

Cold? What cold? If it’s winter in Saskatchewan – and this winter has been a proper one – outdoor jobs still needs to get done.

Premier Scott Moe announced the province will face another “tight budget” in April.
Premier Scott Moe announced the province will face another “tight budget” in April. file photo/CJME News Staff

Mayor welcomes consultations on municipal revenue sharing

By Tyler Marr
February 5, 2018 - 5:00pm Updated: February 6, 2018 - 11:22pm

In his first major speech since he was sworn in as premier, Scott Moe announced the province will face another “tight budget” and hinted at a rework of the municipal revenue sharing formula.

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