Health

Leo and Josephine (Josie) Ledoux are seen with Aurora Sky Brandi Ledoux at the Victoria Hospital on Tuesday.
Leo and Josephine (Josie) Ledoux are seen with Aurora Sky Brandi Ledoux at the Victoria Hospital on Tuesday. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Baby Aurora taken off life-support

By Tyler Marr
February 6, 2018 - 7:07pm Updated: February 7, 2018 - 10:23am

The tragic and long-term consequences of drinking and driving are coming to a heartbreaking end for the family and friends of four-year-old Aurora Sky Brandi Ledoux.

A decision was made to end Aurora’s dependence on life-supports late Tuesday.

Defenceman Zack Hayes and captain Curtis Miske of the Prince Albert Raiders sport concussion simulation goggles and demonstrate the early signs of a concussion.
Defenceman Zack Hayes and captain Curtis Miske of the Prince Albert Raiders sport concussion simulation goggles and demonstrate the early signs of a concussion. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Raiders team up to teach concussion, first aid safety

By Tyler Marr
February 6, 2018 - 2:00pm

The Prince Albert Raiders teamed up with Parkland Ambulance and the Acquired Brain Injury Program to talk basic first aid and concussions with Grade 8 students at Saint John Community School.

Regina Rosemont MLA Trent Wotherspoon and Saskatoon Meewasin MLA Ryan Meili are vying to secure leadership of the New Democratic Party.
Regina Rosemont MLA Trent Wotherspoon and Saskatoon Meewasin MLA Ryan Meili are vying to secure leadership of the New Democratic Party. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Rural outreach, healthcare investments top P.A. NDP leadership debate

By Tyler Marr
February 4, 2018 - 7:53am

As the race for leadership of the Saskatchewan New Democrats nears the home stretch, the two vying to secure the top job are slowly separating themselves from one another — though still overwhelming pitch parallel ideas.

Corey O'soup, Saskatchewan's Youth and Child Advocate, is part of a group who responded to Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott's statement which called the over-representation of Indigenous youth in Canada's child welfare system a crisis.
Corey O'soup, Saskatchewan's Youth and Child Advocate, is part of a group who responded to Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott's statement which called the over-representation of Indigenous youth in Canada's child welfare system a crisis. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Child and Youth Advocates call for national action

By paNOW Staff
February 2, 2018 - 12:00pm

Canada's Indigenous Services Minister called out the country's child welfare situation, and advocates have responded.

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