Saskatchewan

News

Father Says He Expects Teens to Go Out in ‘Blaze of Glory’ as They Are Charged With Third Murder

Bryer Schmegelsky and Kam McLeod, who are on the run in northern Canada, have been charged in the death of a UBC lecturer, Leonard Dyck.
Mack Lamoureux
7.25.19
Policing

Canadian Cops Will Scan Social Media to Predict Who Could Go Missing

Critics say that predictive models will lead to false positives and could disproportionately affect vulnerable communities.
Nathan Munn
4.17.19
Motherboard

Paleontologists Identify the World's Largest Tyrannosaurus Rex

"Scotty" weighed about 20,000 pounds and lived longer than any other known tyrannosaur, according to University of Alberta paleontologists.
Becky Ferreira
3.25.19
Policing

Police in Canada Are Tracking People’s ‘Negative’ Behavior In a ‘Risk’ Database

The database includes detailed, but “de-identified,” information about people’s lives culled from conversations between police, social services, health workers, and more.
Nathan Munn
2.27.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

No One Can Stop Assman from Turning His Truck into a Giant Vanity Plate

When the government told David Assman he couldn’t have a vanity license plate with his last name, he responded in the best way.
Mack Lamoureux
2.13.19
Premieres

Feel Good About Feeling Bad with Surf Dads' 'Long Weekend' EP

The depressingly fun Saskatchewan rockers are like if BoJack Horseman fronted Weezer.
Devin Pacholik
6.8.18
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue

How Canada's Indigenous Families Grieve the Loss of Their Loved Ones

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police estimated that between 1980 and 2012, around 1,200 Indigenous women were murdered or went missing.
Sara Hylton
4.4.18
Brawlin

Hockey Players Stop to Watch Fans Beat the Shit Out of Each Other

People started fighting in the stands after a men's league game in good old Turtleford, Saskatchewan.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.13.18
Investigating Things

I Travelled to Drake the Village to Learn About Drake the Man

Being inside Drake is fascinating.
Devin Pacholik
10.24.17
Interviews

Meet Jeah, the Cambodian Rapper Who Came to Canada as a Refugee

"I think that not being born in Canada is why I always feel the need to express a taste of where I'm actually from. I have to showcase who I am culturally as much as I am also a Canadian."
Barbara Woosley
3.8.17
Food

I Ate Nothing but McDonald's Breakfast for a Week to Test the Human Spirit

What started as a simple food stunt became a heartburn odyssey of self-discovery.
Devin Pacholik
2.28.17
News

A Canadian Province Is Refusing to Release Pipeline Safety Reports

A July spill caused a Saskatchewan city to shut down its water treatment plant.
Jordan Pearson
12.20.16
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