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Primes Minister Justin Trudeau took questions from Saskatchewanians during a town hall at the University of Saskatchewan on Jan. 25, 2017.

Trudeau speaks to packed theatre for Saskatoon town hall

By Chris Vandenbreekel January 25, 2017 - 3:43pm Updated: January 25, 2017 - 10:36pm

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made a whirlwind visit to Saskatoon Wednesday, taking questions from the public at a town hall hosted by the University of Saskatchewan.

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An arial view of the oil spill near Stoughton, Sask. after cleanup efforts already began on Jan. 23, 2017.

'Anger to sadness:' Sask. First Nation reacts to pipeline oil spill

By 980 CJME January 24, 2017 - 4:52pm Updated: January 25, 2017 - 12:17pm

Most of the cleanup is done, but the effects of an oil spill on the Ocean Man First Nation will likely linger.

The community, usually a quiet place, was filled with more...

 Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr made of point of saying on Tuesday the Liberals "embrace" dissent while linking civil disobedience with peaceful protest.

Carr dials back military response, says Liberals 'embrace' pipeline dissent

By The Canadian Press December 6, 2016 - 4:15pm Updated: December 6, 2016 - 4:15pm

The Liberal government is going out of its way to play down the prospect of violent confrontations at oil pipeline protests.

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr made an...

Sask. Premier Brad Wall agrees with the federal government's decision to approve two pipelines.

Sask. premier agrees with federal government decision on pipelines

By Sarah Mills November 30, 2016 - 4:35pm Updated: December 1, 2016 - 6:37am

He doesn't often agree with the current federal government but Premier Brad Wall is thanking it for approving two new pipelines.

Line 3 and Kinder Morgan were given the...

 The federal government announced Tuesday it is approving Kinder Morgan's proposal to triple the capacity of its Trans Mountain pipeline.

Liberals approve Trans Mountain, Line 3 pipeline projects

By 650 CKOM November 29, 2016 - 4:05pm Updated: November 29, 2016 - 4:05pm

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is approving Kinder Morgan's proposal to triple the capacity of its Trans Mountain pipeline from Alberta to Burnaby, B.C. a $6.8-billion project...

A Husky Energy pipeline spilled around 225,000 litres of oil into the North Saskatchewan River July 21, 2016.

Sask. poll: 47% approve of Husky Energy oil spill handling

By 980 CJME August 30, 2016 - 7:01am Updated: August 30, 2016 - 7:40am

A new poll checked in with Saskatchewan residents to see how they feel the provincial government responded to a large oil spill into the North Saskatchewan River last month....

The water line connecting the City of North Battleford to the Town of Battleford.

Temporary water line to flow between the Battlefords

By Matt Kelly, battlefordsNOW staff August 9, 2016 - 7:11am Updated: August 9, 2016 - 10:27am

Clean water should be on its way to North Battleford Tuesday after a temporary pipeline was delayed due to a positive bacteria test result, but officials say it's expected to...

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall speaks to media in Prince Albert on Aug. 3, 3016 after oil spilled into the North Saskatchewan River two weeks earlier..

Provincial investigation coming after North Saskatchewan River oil spill

By Spencer Sterritt August 4, 2016 - 7:24am Updated: August 4, 2016 - 8:12am

Two weeks after a substantial amount of oil leaked into Prince Albert’s water supply, Saskatchewan’s premier said the province will conduct its own investigation.

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A Husky Energy pipeline spilled oil into the North Saskatchewan River.

All but 5 samples from Sask. oil spill meet guidelines for drinking water

By Sarah Mills August 3, 2016 - 11:55am Updated: August 3, 2016 - 12:00pm

Husky Energy has released the findings of water samples taken from the North Saskatchewan River showing that the vast majority are within guidelines for drinking water.

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Clean up efforts are ongoing after oil spill on the North Saskatchewan River.

Province says water samples closer to good than bad after oil spill

By Sarah Mills August 3, 2016 - 6:41am Updated: August 3, 2016 - 7:29am

The first test results for water samples taken from the North Saskatchewan River are now known and being shared with the communities impacted by the oil spill.

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Dr. Ed Owens is a specialist brought in by Husky Energy to help with the oil spill cleanup.

Oil spill specialist says timeline for cleanup depends on weather

By Greg Higgins, battlefordsNOW staff August 2, 2016 - 7:21am Updated: August 2, 2016 - 10:50am

Northern Saskatchewan will make a full recovery from the oil spill, according to an expert, but the timeline will depend on the weather.

Husky Energy has brought in oil...

Facebook video with Conservative interim leader Rona Ambrose and Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall.

Conservative interim leader Rona Ambrose visits Evraz Steel in Regina

By Adriana Christianson April 26, 2016 - 2:38pm Updated: April 26, 2016 - 2:45pm

On the same day Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is going to Fort Qu’Appelle, Conservative interim leader Rona Ambrose also happened to be in Regina.

The leader of the...

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