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Prairie Harm Reduction denied provincial funding, turns to fundraising again
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Prairie Harm Reduction denied provincial funding, turns to fundraising again

After a sustained advocacy campaign, Saskatoon’s safe consumption site has been denied funding for the second year in a row. The provincial budget announced last week included $458 million allocated for mental health and addictions services. $2.6 million of that money will go towards addictions and harm reduction efforts; this included none for Prairie Harm...

U of S professor predicts Saskatoon will follow Regina’s lead in rising variant cases
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U of S professor predicts Saskatoon will follow Regina’s lead in rising variant cases

A University of Saskatchewan professor released a video yesterday that predicts Saskatoon will likely see a rise in COVID-19 variants, similar to Regina’s skyrocketing numbers. Kyle Anderson is a professor and the undergrad chair of biochemistry, microbiology, immunology for the College of Medicine in Saskatoon. “My focus has always been on knowledge and how to...

How Regina theatre is adapting to COVID-19
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How Regina theatre is adapting to COVID-19

While many theatre organizations in the city have cancelled their 2021 seasons, there are a few who are adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Regina Little Theatre has had to postpone its mainstage production of Writers’ Runaround from this month to April. The dates in April are tentative and will depend on Regina’s COVID-19 case...

What some First Nations leaders are doing to engage Indigenous voters in the Sask. Election
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What some First Nations leaders are doing to engage Indigenous voters in the Sask. Election

  First Nations leaders in Saskatchewan had a few different ways in making sure their members voted during Monday’s provincial election. The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations released a statement on Friday that aimed to remind First Nations eligible voters to head to the polls for Monday’s election. “All voters are urged to wear masks,...