Today File — April 2, 2014

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Job listings, fire and police calls for April 2.

The load of a semi trailer struck a power line and knocked down two poles on the 1800 block of Stadacona Street West late Tuesday afternoon. The accident caused a power outage in parts of Moose Jaw's west side for a period of time.

Semi strikes power lines 

A semi unit hit the power lines on the 1800 block of Stadacona Street West at approximately 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday, according to the Moose Jaw Police Service.

The downed lines caused a power outage for parts of the city's west end, as well as approximately $10,000 to $15,000 in damage.

The matter remains under investigation.

A year ago in the Times-Herald

A heavy mid-March snowfall that disrupted residential plowing operations and the constant freezing and thawing of standing slush and snow on residential streets has led to extreme rutting in some areas of Moose Jaw, according to Duane Grado, the city's public works manager. —April 3, 2013

Job listings

Here is a sample of jobs listed on Saskjobs through the Moose Jaw Career and Employment Service:

5342969 — truck driver

5349287 — housekeepers

5349291 — front desk agent

More information can be found at or by calling 1-877-727-5306. 

Fire calls

The Moose Jaw Fire Department responded to four calls for service between 7 a.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. Wednesday.

Lillooet Station dispatched to the 1800 block of Stadacona Street West for a downed power line Tuesday afternoon.

Headquarters Station dispatched to the 1100 block of Simpson Avenue for an activated carbon monoxide detector Tuesday afternoon and the 400 block Fairford Street East that night to assist with a STARS landing.

Headquarters and Lillooet Stations responded to the 1600 block of Marshall Crescent for an activated fire alarm Tuesday night.

Police calls

The Moose Jaw Police Service responded to 32 calls for service between 7 a.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. Wednesday, including a theft, break and enter, collision and complaint of mischief.

They executed one warrant and are still investigating the aforementioned downed power lines, break and enter, and theft. A ticket for failure to stop at a stop sign was issued for the collision.

Organizations: Moose Jaw Police Service, Lillooet Station, Moose Jaw Career and Employment Service Moose Jaw Fire Department

Geographic location: Moose Jaw, Simpson Avenue

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