BHP Billiton hands out layoff notices

By Mervin Brass International mining giant BHP Billiton sent out layoff notices to employees and contractors last week. In Saskatchewan, 70 people will lose their job between now and next June. The...

Heading to the G20 Summit

By Mervin Brass Heather Abbey recently opened up a shopping cart kiosk in Saskatoon’s Midtown Mall. Photo courtesy Heather Abbey. Next month, two Saskatchewan aboriginal entrepreneurs will rub...

Neechie Gear available in Yorkton

By Mervin Brass (Yorkton, SK) The Kahkewistahaw Gas and Convenience Store now carries the popular Neechie Gear clothing line. Last month, the Yorkton based gas station held an official event to launch...

Students receive safety training certificates

By Judy Bird Seven First Nation graduates received certificates today, marking their successful completion of a Construction Safety Officer Health and Safety Administrator program. “I’m excited to be...

Suspect in abduction, shooting located

Breaking news RCMP have located the suspect wanted in connection with a shooting and abduction in Lac La Ronge yesterday, but he is not yet in police custody. RCMP from Saskatchewan and Manitoba located...