Saskatchewan

Chief Poundmaker, as seen in the trailer for Civilization VI: Rise and Fall.
Chief Poundmaker, as seen in the trailer for Civilization VI: Rise and Fall. submitted photo/Take-Two Interactive Software

Poundmaker, Plains Cree to be featured in popular video game

By Taylor MacPherson
January 3, 2018 - 5:00pm

Canada’s Plains Cree and Chief Poundmaker have been included in the newest edition of the popular Civilization video game series, but one elected official from the Poundmaker Cree Nation is calling it cultural appropriation.

Marijuana consumption among animals could increase after legalization, according to the Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association, but legalization may have positive effects as well.
Marijuana consumption among animals could increase after legalization, according to the Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association, but legalization may have positive effects as well. file photo/paNOW Staff

Keep your pot away from Spot: Sask. vets

By Taylor MacPherson
January 3, 2018 - 12:00pm

The Saskatchewan Veterinary Medical Association (SVMA) is cautioning cannabis users to keep their pot away from pets, but said treating animals could actually become easier after the drug becomes legal.

Representation of Misty Ventures, Xtreme Mining & Demolition Inc., and Hamilton Construction Corp. pose for a picture following the formal acquisition of Xtreme Mining & Drilling.
Representation of Misty Ventures, Xtreme Mining & Demolition Inc., and Hamilton Construction Corp. pose for a picture following the formal acquisition of Xtreme Mining & Drilling. submitted photo/Robert Daniels

Misty Ventures makes new acquisition

By Bryan Eneas
December 22, 2017 - 5:04pm

The community of Mistawasis is taking economic development seriously.

In the last few years alone Misty Ventures, the business and economic development engine of the community, has acquired or created six companies.

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