The Afghanistan Memorial Vigil is now on display at the Saskatchewan Legislative Building. It includes the original 192 memorial plaques from the Kandahar Airfield Cenotaph. The memorial vigil will be open for public viewing from 1 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 2 and from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 3 to Sept. 6.
On the day of the first national roundtable on the issue of missing and murdered women in Ottawa, aboriginal women's leaders are taking issue with the federal government's suggestion that most of the deaths and disappearances are the result of domestic violence.
Water is eating away at the Antarctic ice, melting it where it hits the oceans. As the ice sheets slowly thaw, water pours into the sea — 118 billion tonnes per year for the past decade, according to NASA satellite calculations.