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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 23, 2013 with David Kirton

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Wed, 2013-01-23 (All day)

3:00 p.m. There are some troubling allegations from the Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies after an inmate died in Saskatoon this past weekend. Also, Saskatchewan's entertainment history took a hit with the passing of "Metro." David has today's top stories.

TUESDAY, JAN. 22, 2013 with David Kirton

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Tue, 2013-01-22 (All day)

3:00 p.m. A Regina police officer is in hospital today after a shooting this morning. Also, Regina city council is considering repealing a bylaw that bans extension cords on sidewalks, while Saskatoon's council has decided not to reopen debate about a bylaw that bans chicken coops on a homeowner's property. David has today's top stories.

MONDAY, JAN. 21, 2013 with David Kirton

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Mon, 2013-01-21 (All day)

3:00 p.m. Municipal police officers across Saskatchewan now have an electroshock weapon at their disposal. Individual officers, and not just tactical team members, are permitted to use Tasers. David has today's top stories.

3:30 p.m. The first weekend of hockey was painted with extravagant opening ceremonies, new look rosters, and unexpected results. Todd Devonshire, author of Rink Burgers, learned to love hockey growing up in Big River. Todd shares his thoughts on the first handful of games.

FRIDAY, JAN. 18, 2013 with David Kirton

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Fri, 2013-01-18 (All day)

3:00 p.m. What boycott? Hockey fans will be glued to their TV sets tomorrow afternoon as the NHL season finally gets underway. Judging from audience attendance at training camps, the league is expected to pick up right where it left off. David has this and more with today's top stories.

3:30 p.m. In the first of a much anticipated two-part interview, disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has come clean to Oprah Winfrey about his use of performance-enhancing drugs. David recaps part one.

THURSDAY, JAN. 17, 2013 with David Kirton

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Thu, 2013-01-17 (All day)

3:00 p.m. Regina and Saskatoon are finding its hospitals inundated with patients leading to large backlogs. Prince Albert finds itself in a similar position. Dr. Edmund Royeppen, Senior Medical Officer with the Parkland Health Region, describes Prince Albert's situation.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16, 2013 with David Kirton

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Wed, 2013-01-16 (All day)

3:00 p.m. It appears a strong majority of Canadians are growing discontent of First Nations issues, according to a new poll by Ipsos Reid. Also, US President Barack Obama announced a list of executive orders today to tackle gun crime. And, gas prices seem to be on a slow decline. David has today's top stories.

TUESDAY, JAN. 15, 2013 with David Kirton

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Tue, 2013-01-15 (All day)

3:00 p.m. A shake up at the University of Saskatchewan as 40 jobs are being cut in an effort to reduce the school's deficit. Also, RCMP are investigating the Brandon Police Service in Manitoba after officers allegedly drove a man out of the city and forced him to walk back freezing temperatures. This and more with today's top stories.

3:30 p.m. The Idle No More movement has taken hold of the national spotlight and made daily headlines across the country. CBC's Rick Mercer shares his take on Canada's biggest story.

MONDAY, JAN. 14, 2013 with David Kirton

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Mon, 2013-01-14 (All day)

3:00 p.m. The author of a private members bill calling for an overhaul of the Indian Act received an earful. At a public meeting on Saturday, MP Rob Clarke faced a barrage of questions on his bill, as well as Bill C-45, which has been a focus of the Idle No More movement.

FRIDAY, JAN. 11, 2013 with John Himpe

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Fri, 2013-01-11 (All day)

3:00 p.m. First Nations leaders are treatening to escalate blockades as the Prime Minister is scheduled to meet with many of them today. Global National Senior Investigative Correspondent Jennifer Tryon, who was at the centre of attention this week when she was kick out of Attawapiskat, brings us the latest from Ottawa.

THURSDAY, JAN. 10, 2013 with John Himpe

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Thu, 2013-01-10 (All day)

3:00 p.m. More editorials are out about Theresa Spence. One tears her apart, while another comes to her defense. Also, southwest Saskatchewan braces itself for plenty of severe snow. This and more in today's top stories.

3:30 p.m. Maple Creek RCMP have issued an Amber Alert for a missing 14-year-old, who is eight months pregnant, and believed to have been taken by a 16-year-old. News Talk Radio's Sarah Mills describes the trail the RCMP are following.

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