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Update: Strong thunderstorms blast southeast Saskatchewan

Update: Strong thunderstorms blast southeast Saskatchewan

Jun 24, 2024 | 7:30am
ESTEVAN – The Estevan area was blasted by a powerful thunderstorm on Sunday night and into early Monday.  Environment Canada issued a severe thunderstorm warning just after 10 p.m. on Sunday night, saying its meteorologists were tracking a series of severe thunderstorms capable of producing 110 kilometre per hour wind gusts, nickel to ping pong […]
Roughriders hang on to their helmets on Day 2

Roughriders hang on to their helmets on Day 2

Jun 6, 2024 | 10:59am
The Saskatchewan Roughriders were back at the University of Regina for Day 2 of preparation before their season opener on Saturday in Edmonton. With winds gusting to 90km/h, the Green and White went through their regular practice regiment. Wednesday’s workout featured sessions with offensive and defensive scout teams, work on special teams, and an interesting […]
Environment Canada’s head climatologist shares his top 10 weathers stories of 2023

Environment Canada’s head climatologist shares his top 10 weathers stories of 2023

Dec 21, 2023 | 7:32am
Here’s a quick list of Canada’s top 10 weather stories for 2023, as compiled by Environment Canada head climatologist David Phillips. 1. Wildfires — Nearly every jurisdiction in Canada had them this year, and the total amount of forest burned doubled the previous record. 2. Wildfire Smoke — Some Canadian cities had air quality as […]