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Vigil planned tonight at home arena of Humboldt Broncos, Trudeau to attend

By Canadian Press
April 8, 2018 - 1:06pm

The community of Humboldt, Sask., will gather tonight to mourn at the home arena of the Broncos junior hockey team following a crash that killed 15 people.

Fourteen people were also injured when the team bus collided with a tractor trailer at a highway intersection on Friday.

The.....

Participants prepare to set out on the nature walk starting at the Nut Point Campground.
Participants prepare to set out on the nature walk starting at the Nut Point Campground. Derek Cornet/larongeNOW Staff

Nature walk meant to inspire, educate local writers

By Derek Cornet
April 7, 2018 - 12:00pm

A nature walk about how the land can comfort and heal the heart is underway today on Lac La Ronge.

About a dozen hikers left the Nut Point Campground at 10:30 a.m. to participate in the special event led by cultural educator Eleanor Hegland in conjunction with the Alex.....

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'We are heartbroken and completely devastated': Nation grieves after Humboldt crash claims 15

By paNOW Staff
April 7, 2018 - 10:46am Updated: April 7, 2018 - 6:10pm

Waves of support have followed in less than 24 hours after the Humboldt Broncos team bus collided with a semi-truck, killing 15 and injuring 14 players and staff members. As the community and province grieves, work has already begun to address the needs of family and friends of the deceased.....

Sylvie Kellington's GoFundMe campaign for the Humboldt Broncos raised thousands in just a few hours.
Sylvie Kellington's GoFundMe campaign for the Humboldt Broncos raised thousands in just a few hours. GoFundMe

UPDATE: Crowdfunding campaign for Humboldt Broncos breaks $1.5 million

By Taylor MacPherson
April 7, 2018 - 12:21am Updated: April 7, 2018 - 4:46pm

UPDATE: Less than 24 hours after it was first posted, the GoFundMe campaign has raised more than $1.5 million to support the victims and their families.

"Thank you so much to everyone for your generosity and words of love and support," Slyvie Kellington, who started the campaign, wrote in.....

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Support pours in following fatal junior hockey bus crash

By larongeNOW Staff
April 6, 2018 - 11:09pm

After a fatal crash involving a bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos SJHL team, messages of support are pouring in from the region, province and world.

The crash occurred at approximately 5 p.m. Friday evening at the intersection of Highway 35 and Highway 335 near Tisdale. RCMP said fatalities and.....

A number of emergency personnel are seen responding to a collision involving an SJHL team bus on Highway 35, approximately 30 kilometres North of Tisdale near the junction of Highway 335.
A number of emergency personnel are seen responding to a collision involving an SJHL team bus on Highway 35, approximately 30 kilometres North of Tisdale near the junction of Highway 335. Jeff D'Andrea/paNOW Staff

Fatalities confirmed in SJHL team bus collision near Nipawin

By larongeNOW Staff
April 6, 2018 - 7:50pm Updated: April 6, 2018 - 10:53pm

RCMP are on the scene of a motor vehicle collision that involved a Saskatchewan Junior Hockey Leauge team bus and have confirmed there have been fatalities.

They say multiple emergency personnel are continuing rescue efforts after a semi-trailer unit collided with a passenger bus carrying members of the Humboldt.....

La Ronge Mayor Ron Woytowich wants to know what the town will get in municipal revenue sharing in the coming budget.
La Ronge Mayor Ron Woytowich wants to know what the town will get in municipal revenue sharing in the coming budget. submitted photo/Ron Woytowich

Revenue sharing, public transport on the mind of La Ronge mayor as budget nears

By Derek Cornet
April 6, 2018 - 5:00pm

With the April 10 provincial budget approaching next week, La Ronge Mayor Ron Woytowich said he has two main concerns.

The first budget highlight he wants to know about is how much the provincial government will allocate the town in the form of municipal revenue sharing. Considering the amount.....

The Alert Ready emergency alert system launches in Saskatchewan today.
The Alert Ready emergency alert system launches in Saskatchewan today. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Alert Ready system launches today in Saskatchewan

By Bryan Eneas
April 6, 2018 - 3:00pm

If you live in Saskatchewan, your LTE cell phone will now automatically alert you when an emergency occurs in your area.

The Alert Ready system launches in the province today, and many wireless customers' devices can now alert them to emergencies which have a direct impact on public safety......

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