A sudden, frightening crash sidelines one of our cyclists

‘I threw down my bike and ran over to her. She was lying still on the pavement, entangled in her bike'

A sudden, frightening crash sidelines one of our cyclistsTroy Media publisher Doug Firby and Travel editor Lisa Monforton are part of a group of Canadians who call themselves ConnecTour. Starting in May in British Columbia and ending in October in Newfoundland, they hope to make an 8,000-km bicycle journey across the country, discovering how the COVID-19 pandemic has reshaped our lives and our…

Housing crisis a health emergency

The health impacts of homelessness and inadequate housing are well known

Housing crisis a health emergencyBy Michael Schwandt University of Saskatchewan and Ryan Meili Family physician A disturbing photo of five people sleeping in a Saskatoon bank lobby was recently printed in Saskatchewan newspapers. An earlier photo contrasted the lush yards on the east side of the city’s riverbank with tents in the bushes on the west side. A few…