Saskatoon city hall loses over $1 million in phishing scam
Saskatoon city manager Jeff Jorgensen has admitted that the city has lost $1.04 million to a fraudster posing as a construction company’s chief financial officer for weeks. An expert now believes that the money may have been sent overseas and it is possible the city will see the over $1 million in taxpayer money ever again.
Northern Saskatchewan First Nation suffering under corrupt, inept leadership
While the case ultimately went nowhere, due to the main whistleblower, Larry Iron, backing off his earlier affidavits stating that he had engaged in vote-buying to help the chief and council gain re-election, the community was left with a leadership that many felt was “illegitimate.”
Saskatchewan court orders City of Prince Albert to pay $6,000 for denying pro-life group equal access to flag pole
The local pro-life group had been one of the many organizations to participate, raising its flag during “Celebrate Life Week” for over 20 years. But in early 2017, in response to two complaints, Prince Albert Mayor Greg Dionne declared that only a “national flag” or “nationally recognized flag” could be raised.
VIDEO: Mother swarmed and beaten by young boys in Saskatoon park
A group of young boys apparently swarmed and beat up a mother in a playground in Saskatoon yesterday.
Nine Saskatoon Police Officers rescue man pinned under vehicle
The man was struggling to breathe, police said, and was slowly being crushed.
Humboldt Broncos crash truck driver sentenced to 8 years in prison
Jaskirat Singh Sidhu pleaded guilty on 29 counts of dangerous driving causing death or bodily injury.
Norway and Saskatchewan reach agreement in historic “Moose War” summit
The conflict arose when a small Norwegian municipality called Stor-Elvdal built a large moose statue 30 centimeters taller than Canada’s Mac the Moose statue.