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Several unions from across Saskatchewan gathered at the legislature to protest the provincial budget on May 24, 2017.

Unions rally again against provincial budget cuts

By Sarah Mills May 24, 2017 - 2:26pm Updated: May 24, 2017 - 2:26pm

The legislative session has ended but the anger over the provincial budget continues.

Called “Stand up for Saskatchewan”, roughly 500 union members and supporters...

Hannah's mother Janet Leflar and stepfather Wade Anderson address media outside Court of Queen's Bench in Regina on May 23, 2017.

Hannah Leflar's family speaks as sentencing hearing ends

By Sarah Mills May 23, 2017 - 3:12pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 6:06pm

After two weeks of testimony and two weeks of tears for the family of Hannah Leflar, the sentencing hearing for the teen who killed her has wrapped up.

"It's been really...

Photos on social media show the scene inside Manchester Arena.

Sarah Mills: Memories of Manchester Arena

By Sarah Mills May 23, 2017 - 11:23am Updated: May 23, 2017 - 11:23am

It was the summer of 1996, soon after a trip to Saskatchewan for my cousin's wedding in Preeceville, that I headed north on the train, excited for my trip to Manchester.

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Hannah Leflar, 16, was found stabbed to death in her north Regina home in January 2015.

Losing Hannah: Leflar family speaks in court

By Sarah Mills May 19, 2017 - 4:36pm Updated: May 20, 2017 - 10:59am

"I hope to see my daughter again, I hope to hold her again and say sorry for not protecting her."

Those words were said defiantly as Hannah Leflar's mother Janet faced...

Hannah Leflar, 16, was found stabbed to death in her north Regina home in January 2015.

Programs available to Hannah Leflar's killer in federal prison

By Sarah Mills May 19, 2017 - 12:51pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 12:51pm

The sentencing hearing for the murderer of Hannah Leflar continued Friday with a detailed look at the federal prison system – where the teen will spend far more time if...

Pest control crews have begun the work to tackle weeds, worms, caterpillars and mosquitoes on May 16, 2017.

Regina fights dandelions, mosquitoes and worms! Oh my!

By Sarah Mills May 16, 2017 - 2:07pm Updated: May 16, 2017 - 2:27pm

No, you're not in Kansas. That is a yellow road in Regina, although it isn't bricks that have taken over, but dandelions.

The city appears awash in a sea of yellow as...

The province needs 270 additional early childhood educators when all the new daycare centres open across Saskatchewan this fall.

Province not concerned about possible daycare worker shortage

By Sarah Mills May 16, 2017 - 6:13am Updated: May 16, 2017 - 6:13am

It should be as easy as ABC as the government shows no concern about any looming shortage of daycare workers.

When all the new daycare centres across Saskatchewan open...

Saskatchewan needs 270 additional early childhood educators for nine new daycares opening up across the province this fall.

Demand for daycare workers in Sask. a growing concern

By Sarah Mills May 15, 2017 - 6:33am Updated: May 15, 2017 - 6:34am

The deficit isn't the only issue the Saskatchewan government will wrestle with in 2017.

The ongoing issues surrounding funding and staffing for licensed daycares in the...

Sixteen-year-old Hannah Leflar was found stabbed to death in her north Regina home in January 2015.

Hannah Leflar murderer wrote of being a serial killer

By Sarah Mills May 12, 2017 - 1:30pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 12:51pm

"Do you ever want to be a serial killer?”

That was expressed by Hannah Leflar's killer in Facebook messages the summer before the murder. 

The social media...

The SGI ad features real people from Saskatchewan who were killed in an impaired driving related crash.

SGI ad uses photos of Sask. victims to target drunk drivers

By Sarah Mills May 11, 2017 - 4:34pm Updated: May 12, 2017 - 7:00am

The sound of sobbing echoed through the legislature as SGI played its 2017 impaired driving campaign ad for the first time on Thursday.

Members of the government's...

Hannah Leflar, 16, was found stabbed to death in her north Regina home in January 2015.

Intensive rehab not recommended for Hannah Leflar's killer

By Sarah Mills May 11, 2017 - 1:08pm Updated: May 11, 2017 - 1:08pm

On day four of the sentencing hearing for Hannah Lelfar's murderer, court is learning an intensive rehabilitation order was not offered to the teen.

Intensive...

Hannah Leflar, 16, was found dead in her Regina home in January 2015.

Psychologist testifies on day 2 of Leflar sentencing hearing

By Sarah Mills May 9, 2017 - 12:28pm Updated: May 9, 2017 - 12:28pm

The issue of whether the teen killer of Hannah Leflar is sorry for his crime was the focus on the second day of his sentencing hearing.

Elizabeth McGrath, a senior...

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