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Aerial view of a farmyard North of the Village of Empress damaged in the wildfire on Oct. 18, 2017.
Aerial view of a farmyard North of the Village of Empress damaged in the wildfire on Oct. 18, 2017. Twitter/Jenny Hagen

Government commits $100K to help scorched farmers

By paNOW Staff
November 16, 2017 - 5:22pm

Saskatchewan farmers impacted by wildfires in October, are receiving some good news.
 
The Government of Saskatchewan announced on Thursday it will donate up to $100,000 in matching cash donations to the Saskatchewan Stock Growers Association Wildfire Relief Fund.

FSIN Chief Bobby Cameron.
FSIN Chief Bobby Cameron. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Indigenous representation needed in RCMP investigations: Bobby Cameron

By paNOW Staff
November 3, 2017 - 2:15pm

After an RCMP investigation found no misconduct in the way officers interacted with the family of Colten Boushie on the night of the young man’s death, the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) is calling for better First Nations representation in criminal investigations.

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