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Inspection teams like this one can detect invasive species but the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation is calling on all boaters to help keep zebra mussels out of the province by cleaning and drying their vessels and equipment before hitting the road.
Inspection teams like this one can detect invasive species but the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation is calling on all boaters to help keep zebra mussels out of the province by cleaning and drying their vessels and equipment before hitting the road. The Canadian Press

The fight to keep zebra mussels out of Saskatchewan

By Glenn Hicks
May 9, 2018 - 2:00pm

Fishing season is upon us but there’s one thing you don't want to be bringing home after a successful expedition: Zebra mussels.

Denise Desjardins has been a teacher at Mistawasis Nêhiyawak School for 14 years.
Denise Desjardins has been a teacher at Mistawasis Nêhiyawak School for 14 years. submitted photo/Denise Desjardins

Local teacher recognized by Prime Minister

By Nigel Maxwell
May 9, 2018 - 12:00pm

A teacher from Mistawasis First Nation has received national recognition for her outstanding work in the classroom.

Denise Desjardins, who teaches Grades 1 and 2 at Mistawasis Nêhiyawak School has received the Prime Minister's certificate of achievement.

Students from the Indigenous Social Work program at the First Nations University of Canada have penned an open letter to Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe regarding mental health in schools.
Students from the Indigenous Social Work program at the First Nations University of Canada have penned an open letter to Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe regarding mental health in schools. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

FNUC students call for better mental health supports in schools

By Bryan Eneas
May 1, 2018 - 5:00pm Updated: May 2, 2018 - 8:15am

Indigenous social work students in Prince Albert penned an open letter to Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe calling for improved mental health services in schools.

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