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Donie Roberts is a residential school survivor and participant in the walk for Residential School survivors. Roberts is one of ten walkers who walked four days in a row to reach La Ronge, his hometown. Roberts said he was walking for his friend who commited suicide while he was still attending residential schools, and his family who could not make it home.
Donie Roberts is a residential school survivor and participant in the walk for Residential School survivors. Roberts is one of ten walkers who walked four days in a row to reach La Ronge, his hometown. Roberts said he was walking for his friend who commited suicide while he was still attending residential schools, and his family who could not make it home. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Commemorative walkers return home to feast

By Bryan Eneas
June 26, 2016 - 9:06am

The Residential School system created a dynamic rift between children, parents and even grandparents.

On Saturday, June 25, some of the victims of residential schools made it home to their families and for their families, on their own accord.

Elders accept paintings as part of the key dedication ceremony.
Elders accept paintings as part of the key dedication ceremony. Colton Swiderski/meadowlakeNOW Staff

Key dedication ceremony held for historic Kikinaw Lodge

By Colton Swiderski
June 25, 2016 - 2:07pm

With less than two months until the anticipated completion of the historic elders lodge on the Flying Dust First Nation, a key dedication ceremony was held to commemorate the project.

Roughly 100 guests attended the event held Friday, June 24.

British citizens vote in favour of leaving European Union.
British citizens vote in favour of leaving European Union. The Canadian Press

British ex-pats in Saskatchewan reflect on 'Brexit' vote

By Sarah Mills/CJME News Staff
June 25, 2016 - 8:46am

There is certainly concern about the future of the United Kingdom with expectations another Scottish independence referendum will lead to the break-up of one of the world's oldest unions.

Reynolds takes the quintessential British approach.

Agricultural commodities make up the bulk of Saskatchewan exports to the U.K. and E.U.
Agricultural commodities make up the bulk of Saskatchewan exports to the U.K. and E.U. file photo/paNOW Staff

Sask. exports should withstand "Brexit" vote

By Sarah Mills/CJME News Staff
June 24, 2016 - 7:32pm

Saskatchewan's exports to the U.K. and the E.U. shouldn't be too negatively impacted as a result of the "Brexit" vote.

While Thursday's vote is significant it is thought Saskatchewan's export market is well-positioned to withstand any volatility "Brexit" brings.

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