Sep 11, 2014 | 7:20The Morning Edition - Sask The economics of recycling Audio
The Morning Edition - Sask The economics of recycling Sep 11, 2014 | 7:20People in Regina are in shock to learn where their household glass is going when they put it in their blue bins. It is being stockpiled, or ending up broken and in the landfill. It turns out glass isn't the most financially lucrative material to recycle.
Nov 14, 2012 | 10:30The Morning Edition - Sask Waiting for Care - Brooklyn Ruecker's Story Audio
The Morning Edition - Sask Waiting for Care - Brooklyn Ruecker's Story Nov 14, 2012 | 10:30Mona Ruecker has an 18 year-old daughter named Brooklyn. According to her mother she's tall and beautiful. She also has an intellectual disability, and her mother says she functions at a level similar to a child of about 18 months.
She says the Saskatchewan system for placing Brooklyn in a group home was pretty complicated, and that it's difficult to know how it works for other families. While she's happy Brooklyn's needs are getting met, she explains her confusion around the process-- and what's happening for other parents and caregivers