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07/12/17

Northlands College announces support programs for former NORTEP students

Northlands College in La Ronge today announced a number of supports for students who were previously in the NORTEP program, which ended this summer. Tuition and books will be paid for and a living allowance will be provided to students… +Read More
05/18/17

Wood remembered with an honorary Arbos award

On January 22, 2016, a terrible tragedy occurred in one of our Saskatchewan schools. The response of the La Loche Community School staff following this tragedy has been a remarkable illustration of leadership, resilience and courage in the face of… +Read More
05/17/17

Student-led Green Ribbon walk promotes mental health awareness

The overcast day didn’t put a damper on the spirit of Jonas Samson Junior High’s Green Ribbon Walk. The event, run by the Stop the Stigma group at the school, helped raised funds and awareness for mental health. Over 50… +Read More
05/11/17

Northern Saskatchewan students introduced in the Legislative Assembly Tuesday

A group of students from northern Saskatchewan are visiting Regina this week to participate in the Provincial Capital Commission’s annual Charles Knight Youth Mentorship program. They were introduced in the Legislature by Bronwyn Eyre, the minister of Advanced Education as… +Read More
05/01/17

‘Sad for the North’: Mixed emotions as 40 years of NORTEP end with last student graduation

Janet Alcrow tried to focus on her excitement but the feeling of loss was pervasive. As the last ever group of NORTEP students smiled for photos at their graduation ceremony in La Ronge Saturday night, Alcrow said it was hard to… +Read More
04/26/17

Child and youth advocate calls for better access to mental health care in remote communities

Saskatchewan’s child and youth advocate is calling on the province to address a number of recommendations he says are “integral to a renewal of the child welfare system.” In his 2016 annual report tabled Tuesday in the Legislative Assembly, Corey… +Read More
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