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Military vet marching across Canada to protest Ottawa’s ‘overreach’ during pandemic

Military vet marching across Canada to protest Ottawa’s ‘overreach’ during pandemic

James Topp, a 28-year member of the Canadian Forces, kicked off his 4,293-kilometre “Canada Marches” pilgrimage on Feb. 20 in Vancouver and hopes to reach Ottawa by June 22.
Only 34% of Sask. businesses have returned to pre-pandemic sales levels, report shows

Only 34% of Sask. businesses have returned to pre-pandemic sales levels, report shows

Sales remain low, debt remains high, and many businesses are considering shutting their doors permanently, according to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB).
Holy Trinity forced to use emergency funds to cover high substitute teacher costs

Holy Trinity forced to use emergency funds to cover high substitute teacher costs

'We just want to make sure the public is aware, because budget-wise, that’s definitely something that is a pain spot.'
UDPATED: ‘A light at the end of the tunnel;’ council removes need for vax passport

UDPATED: ‘A light at the end of the tunnel;’ council removes need for vax passport

Residents will no longer have to show proof of vaccination to attend a city council meeting or visit a city-owned building, although they will have to wear masks indoors a while yet.
Terminally ill senior frustrated that lockdown prevents her from enjoying remaining weeks of life

Terminally ill senior frustrated that lockdown prevents her from enjoying remaining weeks of life

A lockdown was declared at Chez Nous on Jan. 3 after two cases of COVID-19 were discovered on Dec. 30, 2021. 
770 COVID-19 cases, 4 deaths, 1057 recoveries

770 COVID-19 cases, 4 deaths, 1057 recoveries

57 of the 80 new cases in South Central are located in the South Central 2 sub-zone, which includes Moose Jaw and area.
837 COVID-19 cases, 4 deaths, 930 recoveries

837 COVID-19 cases, 4 deaths, 930 recoveries

16 of the 21 new cases in South Central are located in the South Central 2 sub-zone, which includes Moose Jaw and area.
PSSD’s ‘Literacy Call to Action’ focuses on rebuilding students’ reading skills

PSSD’s ‘Literacy Call to Action’ focuses on rebuilding students’ reading skills

Prairie South administration spoke about the reading initiative during the recent board of education meeting.
611 COVID-19 cases, 4 deaths, 1634 recoveries

611 COVID-19 cases, 4 deaths, 1634 recoveries

19 of the 28 new cases in South Central are located in the South Central 2 sub-zone, which includes Moose Jaw and area.
661 COVID-19 cases, 1 death, 1503 recoveries

661 COVID-19 cases, 1 death, 1503 recoveries

20 of the 25 new cases in South Central are located in the South Central 2 sub-zone, which includes Moose Jaw and area.