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Brad Wall at Stepping Stones Autism Therapy Centre in Saskatoon
Brad Wall at Stepping Stones Autism Therapy Centre in Saskatoon Bre McAdam/CKOM News

ELECTION 2016: New form of autism funding needed for Sask., says Wall

By Bre McAdam
March 15, 2016 - 1:47pm

Saskatchewan Party leader Brad Wall made Tuesday's election promise surrounded by toys.

Speaking at Stepping Stones Autism Therapy Centre in Saskatoon, he announced annual, individualized funding for families with children on the Autism Spectrum Disorder.

A woman has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault for stabbing her then six-year-old son in 2013
A woman has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault for stabbing her then six-year-old son in 2013 File photo/CKOM News

Mother pleads guilty to aggravated assault after trying to kill son

By Bre McAdam
March 7, 2016 - 3:26pm

Seating in a Queen's Bench courtroom filled up Monday as people came to support both the Saskatoon mother who stabbed her son during a custody dispute and the victim, who was six years old at the time.

Canadian Plasma Resources CEO Dr. Barzin Bahardoust in the freezing room of Saskatoon's new plasma donation centre.
Canadian Plasma Resources CEO Dr. Barzin Bahardoust in the freezing room of Saskatoon's new plasma donation centre. Bre McAdam/CKOM News

Controversial plasma collection centre opens

By Bre McAdam
February 19, 2016 - 7:51am

In a chilly room, the CEO of a private company that collects plasma from blood, points to a white freezer where the plasma will be stored in the new Saskatoon facility—the company's first collection centre in Canada.