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Guess Who’s Moving? Burton Cummings Complained of Noise from Dance Studio

Guess Who’s Moving? Burton Cummings Complained of Noise from Dance Studio

By The Canadian Press

Burton Cummings
Burton Cummings poses at Massey Hall in Toronto on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Matthew Sherwood)

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — A Saskatchewan fitness studio is moving after multiple noise complaints from Canadian rock legend Burton Cummings.

Kyra Klassen, who owns Dance Fitness with Kyra in downtown Moose Jaw, says she’s ready for a fresh start and the studio is changing locations May 1.

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Former Winnipeg Broadcaster Steve Vogelsang Sentenced for Sask. Bank Robberies

Former Winnipeg Broadcaster Steve Vogelsang Sentenced for Sask. Bank Robberies

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Steve Vogelsang (MEDICINE HAT POLICE SERVICE)

Former Winnipeg broadcaster and journalism instructor Steve Vogelsang has been sentenced for a string of bank robberies in Saskatchewan in 2017.

The 55-year-old will spend three years behind bars, or the equivalent of about five years for time already served since his arrest.

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Saskatchewan Premier Welcomes Manitoba in Fight Against Federal Carbon Tax

Saskatchewan Premier Welcomes Manitoba in Fight Against Federal Carbon Tax

By The Canadian Press

Scott Moe
Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe speaks to media in the rotunda during budget day at Legislative Building in Regina on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michael Bell)

REGINA — Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe says he welcomes Manitoba in the legal fight against Ottawa over the federal carbon tax.

Moe told about 1,500 people at a Regina rally opposing the tax that Saskatchewan is making a difference by leading the battle.

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Legacies of Broncos Bus Crash Include Truck Safety, Seatbelts and Organ Donation

Legacies of Broncos Bus Crash Include Truck Safety, Seatbelts and Organ Donation

By The Canadian Press

Logan Boulet Parents
Bernadine and Toby Boulet, parents of the late Humboldt Broncos hockey player Logan Boulet, pose at their home in Lethbridge, Alta. on Thursday, Dec.6, 2018. Several legacies have come out of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash including truck safety, seatbelts on buses and organ donation. (THE CANADIAN PRESS /David Rossiter)

HUMBOLDT, Sask. — Sixteen people were killed and 13 were injured a year ago when a semi-truck and a bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team collided in rural Saskatchewan. An inexperienced truck driver who blew a stop sign, causing the crash, was recently sentenced to eight years in prison.

Here’s a look at several legacies that came out of the tragedy:

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Truck Driver in Fatal Humboldt Broncos Crash Gets 8-Year Sentence

Truck Driver in Fatal Humboldt Broncos Crash Gets 8-Year Sentence

By Bill Graveland and Stephanie Taylor, The Canadian Press

Jaskirat Singh Sidhu
Jaskirat Singh Sidhu arrives for his sentencing hearing in Melfort, Sask., Friday, March, 22, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Kayle Neis)

MELFORT, Sask. — A truck driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos crash has been sentenced to eight years in prison.

Jaskirat Singh Sidhu of Calgary had pleaded guilty earlier this year to 29 counts of dangerous driving. He stood quietly and looked ahead at the judge as he was sentenced Friday.

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‘It Has to Send a Message:’ Broncos Families Await Sentencing for Truck Driver

‘It Has to Send a Message:’ Broncos Families Await Sentencing for Truck Driver

By Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press

Jaskirat Singh Sidhu
Jaskirat Singh Sidhu, the driver of the truck that collided with the bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos hockey team arrives with his lawyers Mark Brayford, left, and Glen Luther, right, for closing arguments at his sentencing hearing Thursday, January 31, 2019 in Melfort, Sask. Kevin Matechuk says he will never, never forgive the semi driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz)

Kevin Matechuk says he will never, never forgive the semi driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

Matechuk’s 19-year-old son Layne of Colonsay, Sask., is still coping with a brain injury he suffered in the collision last April. The young man’s recovery is expected to be a long one.

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Dance Studio Facing Bylaw Charges After Noise Complaints from Burton Cummings

Dance Studio Facing Bylaw Charges After Noise Complaints from Burton Cummings

By The Canadian Press

Burton Cummings
A Saskatchewan woman who says Canadian rock legend Burton Cummings is complaining about music in her dance studio has been charged. Burton Cummings poses at Massey Hall in Toronto on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Matthew Sherwood)

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — An owner of a Saskatchewan fitness studio who says Canadian rock legend Burton Cummings complained about her music is facing noise bylaw charges.

Kyra Klassen, who owns Dance Fitness With Kyra in downtown Moose Jaw, has said The Guess Who singer lives in a residential building next to her business.

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