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Coming Up On The Next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

Coming Up On The Next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

CAPTIONTHIS - Saskatchewan.jpgMore of your stories and more songs from great Saskatchewan Artists!

We're on the air every Saturday and Sunday from 06:00 - 09:00. Hope you can tune in!!

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Coming Up On May 10th & 11th:

Coming Up On May 10th & 11th:
 
HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY!!

Mom.jpgSunday, May 11th, is Mother's Day, a time of commemoration and celebration for Mom. A time of breakfast in bed, family gatherings, crayon scribbled cards and radio shows featuring songs and requests about Moms. Once again next week, we'll celebrate our Mothers.


DO YOU HAVE A "MOM SONG"?

If there is a song or piece of music that always makes you think of Mom, feel free to make a request! Just call the Talkback Line at 1-800-661-7540 and leave your request and message for Saskatchewan Weekend. You can also email Dan at Dan.Reynish@cbc.ca, contact him at Facebook.com/saskweekend or locate him on Twitter @DanReynishCBC.


YOU COULD ALSO WIN!!

DRandSarah.jpgThe great Sarah McLachlan is releasing a new CD this week called "Shine On" and you can win your own copy during the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On April 26th & 27th:

Coming Up On April 26th & 27th:

SUMMER HAS ARRIVED (UNOFFICIALLY)!!


The-Amazing-Spider-Man-2-poster-1024x542.jpgEven though it won't actually feel like it, Summer unofficially starts this week!

 

Yes, with the release of the first big Hollywood blockbuster - THE AMAZING SPIDERMAN 2 - The Summer Movie Season has arrived!!


Movie Columnist Kevin Pasquino and Dan will have you thinking of hot days in cool theatres watching some of the most expensive movies ever produced when we spend a few minutes Talking Movies.


Please join Dan for that - and some very special surprise guests - this Saskatchewan Weekend!
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Coming Up On April 26th & 27th:

Coming Up On April 26th & 27th:
 
HAVE A HEART!!

MeaghanJasonSmith.JPGOur friend, musician Meaghan Smith has just released her second album HAVE A HEART, and the process of producing it almost brought her to tears at times and had her question everything she loves about making music.

She'll join Dan throughout the weekend to talk about what it took to create HAVE A HEART.

AND...you could win a copy of the CD as well!!!

Plus, Books Columnist Erin Balser will recommend some great new Hockey Books and Pet Vet Ted Morris discusses Fat Pets and how to put your pet on a diet!!

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Coming Up On April 19th & 20th:

Coming Up On April 19th & 20th:

 

PUT THE NEEDLE ON THE RECORD!!


original_amoeba-music-hollywood-los-angeles.jpgRecord Store Day is an internationally celebrated day observed the third Saturday of April each year. Its purpose is to celebrate the art of music and independent record stores.


So - coming up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend - on Record Store Day - we'll celebrate music and independent record stores. Plus, Dan will feature some record breaking songs!

 

And with it being the Easter Saskatchewan Weekend, there's only one show as we are preempted on Sunday, so please join Dan on Saturday morning from 6 until 9 on CBC Radio One.
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Coming Up On April 12th & 13th:

IT'S A RANDOM SHUFFLE AND WINNING WEEKEND!!


BachmanBooks.jpgDan's MP3 Player has almost 7500 songs and all next weekend long the RANDOM SHUFFLE setting will choose one song for us. We won't know what it is until it starts. It could be anything, from rock and pop to classical, country or jazz. It might even be blues, zydeco or reggae!! We'll find out what it will be together, all weekend long!!


 

 

 

Plus, it is another Winning Weekend!! Randy Bachman's latest book is called "Tales From Beyond The Tap" and it features more of his great stories from a life in rock!! You could win your own copy!!


We'll also celebrate Girl Guide Cookie Day and you can win a box of their delicious cookies too!! Yes, you could win the box of cookies and the book!!
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Coming Up On April 5th & 6th:

IT WAS TWENTY YEARS AGO THIS WEEK


CobainBook.jpgA musician still called the voice of a generation died twenty years ago this week, on April 5th, 1994.

 

Coming up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend biographer Charles Cross will join Dan to discuss the lasting legacy of Kurt Cobain.


Plus, a comic book fan in Regina is celebrating the fact that he's been making a living selling comics for two decades now. Yes, it's a real life Comic Book Guy!!


All of that - and much more - is coming up this Saskatchewan Weekend!!
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Coming Up On March 29th & 30th:

Coming Up On March 29th & 30th:
 
COLUMNISTS APLENTY!!

GreyCupCheapSeatsGroupPhoto.jpegOn the next Saskatchewan Weekend, we'll have columnists aplenty!!

Books columnist Erin Balser, Tech Columnist Jamey Ordolis and Wine Columnist Shelley Boettcher will all join Dan.

Plus, with March Madness underway, the Baseball season starting and the NHL playoffs beginning in a couple of weeks, we'll head back up into The Cheap Seats with sports columnists Adam Hunter and Jenna Leith.

All of that - and much more - is coming up on Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On March 22nd & 23rd:

Coming Up On March 22nd & 23rd:
 
ROAD TRIP!!

DanInStoon.jpgDan will be Out & About all weekend long to bring you the show from CBC's Saskatoon bureau!!

He'll have coverage of the 2014 University Cup; local author Suzanne North will join him to discuss her new novel FLYING TIME, and much more!!

Plus, it's another WINNING WEEKEND!! You could win a copy of the new Johnny Cash CD "Out Among The Stars" before you can even buy it!!!

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Coming Up On March 15th & 16th:

Coming Up On March 15th & 16th:

IT'S ANOTHER WINNING WEEKEND!!

Stuff.jpgSpring 2014 doesn't actually begin until the vernal equinox on March 20th at 11:57 am (our time) but - as you can see - Dan has hundreds of leftover books and movies and CDs.

So, he's going to ring in the season early and give it all away as he does his annual Spring Cleaning a week early.

You could win, and help Dan out in the process, during the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On March 8th & 9th:

Coming Up On March 8th & 9th:

IT'S ANOTHER AWARD WINNING WEEKEND (HOPEFULLY)!!

CanadianFilmAward.JPGThe 2014 Canadian Screen Awards will be given away next weekend, honouring achievements in Canadian film and television production, and we'll tell you all about them.
 
Plus, Longevity Columnist Sharon Basaraba will have more advice to help us lead a longer, healthier life.

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Coming Up On March 1st & 2nd:

Coming Up On March 1st & 2nd:

PACK YOUR BAGS, WE'RE LEAVING WINTER BEHIND!!

SnowSuitcase.jpgThe snow, the wind, the cold...if you've had enough of winter, join Dan on the next Saskatchewan Weekend as we're getting away from it all.

Travel columnist Kim Gray will offer us another great travel destination and we'll head there, even if it is just in our minds.

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Coming Up On February 15th & 16th:

Coming Up On February 15th & 16th:

FEEL THE LOVE ALL WEEKEND LONG!!

80svalentines.jpgTechnically Valentine's Day is only one day.

That fact is even in the name - it is called Valentine's DAY - after all. But on the next Saskatchewan Weekend, we'll spread the love all weekend long through music, features and your requests.

You might even win a prize you'll love and Dan would LOVE it if you tuned in!!

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Coming Up On February 8th & 9th:

Coming Up On February 8th & 9th:

TUNE IN FOR COVERAGE OF THE 2014 SOCHI WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES!!

DRCBCOlympicToque.JPGBy the time the next Saskatchewan Weekend rolls around The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games will be underway and so we'll have coverage for you!!

You'll hear stories and reports from Russia and much more!

Plus, you might even win your own CBC Olympic toque - like the one on Dan's head - to wear while watching and listening to the games on CBC Radio and Television, through February 23rd!!

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Coming Up On February 1st and 2nd:

Coming Up On February 1st & 2nd:

IT'S A SUPER SASKATCHEWAN WEEKEND!!

DRMetLife.jpgWith Super Bowl XLVIII - or 48 - taking place on Sunday at Met Life Stadium in New Jersey, there's a Super Saskatchewan Weekend coming your way on Saturday and Sunday morning!!

Adam Hunter and Jenna Leith will join Dan in The Cheap Seats to preview the game and tell you who they think will win.

They'll also review their picks thus far - as one of the three has been almost perfect - and we might even have a special guest or two!!


 

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Coming Up On January 25th & 26th:

Coming Up On January 25th & 25th:

DAN IS BACK AND ITS A WINNING WEEKEND!!

DRBruceCds02.JPGThis weekend Dan will speak with former Leader-Post sportswriter Danny Gallagher about his new book "Ecstasy to Agony: The 1994 Montreal Expos - How the Best Team in Baseball Ended up in Washington 10 Years Later."

AND, you could win a copy of the new - limited edition - Bruce Springsteen CD/DVD "High Hopes"!!

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COMING UP ON JANUARY 11th and 12th:

COMING UP ON JANUARY 11th and 12th:

MovieMedley.jpgWith all of the new albums, movies and books that are set for release, 2014 looks to be a great year!

Then, once you add the Sochi Winter Olympics and The World Cup, it looks to be a spectacular year!!

There will be so much to see and do in 2014 and we'll preview it for you coming up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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DAN IS BACK, ADAM & JENNA ARE BACK...SASKATCHEWAN WEEKEND IS BACK FOR 2014!!

DAN IS BACK, ADAM & JENNA ARE BACK...SASKATCHEWAN WEEKEND IS BACK FOR 2014!!

GreyCupCheapSeatsGroupPhoto.jpegDan is back after his Holiday Break and Adam Hunter & Jenna Leith are also back in The Cheap Seats to discuss the Winter Classic, World Junior Hockey Championships, Wild Card Weekend in the NFL Playoffs and the upcoming Sochi Olympics.

We'll also look back at 2013 with TV Columnist Laura Monette (Whatcha Watchin'), Movie Columnist Kevin Pasquino (Talking Movies) and Guest Columnist Taron Cochrane look back at the Saskatchewan Music industry in 2013.

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Coming Up On December 21st & 22nd:

Coming Up On December 21st & 22nd:

IT'S OUR ANNUAL HO HO HO HOLIDAY SHOW!!

Festivus_Pole.jpgChristmas is the 25th, Kwanzaa is celebrated from December 26th to January 1st...and fans of the television show "Seinfeld" celebrate Festivus on December 23rd.

So, on the next Saskatchewan Weekend we'll enjoy them all on the annual Ho Ho Ho Holiday Show, full of music, sounds and special guests.

We'll even celebrate Hanukkah, even though this year it already happened. (Hanukkah 2013 began in the evening of Wednesday, November 27 and ended in the evening of
Thursday, December 5)!!

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Coming Up On December 14th & 15th:

Coming Up On December 14th & 15th:

DAN IS BACK!!

fridge.jpgCBC's Comfort & Joy campaign is underway and we hope you'll help Fill The Fridge to help the less fortunate in our province.

Each month, over 22,000 people, throughout Saskatchewan can't afford to put food on their table.

Your donation will ensure children, families and seniors have everything they need to sit down to a Christmas dinner with all the fixings!

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Coming Up On November 30th and December 1st:

Coming Up On November 30th and December 1st:

THE HOLIDAY SEASON HAS ARRIVED (Whether we like it or not)!!

Geeky-Snowflakes.jpgThe end of November means the start of December...and the gift giving season full of shiny coloured lights everywhere and gifts aplenty!!

Next week we'll end November and ease into December with some gift ideas for the young reader on your list, advice on sticking to your Holiday Budgets, and we'll even have a few pieces of Christmas music for you (but not too many).

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Coming Up On November 23rd and 24th:

Coming Up On November 23rd and 24th:

THE CULMINATION OF THE CELEBRATION IN RIDER NATION!!

GreyCup.jpgWe've known since October of 2011 that Grey Cup Game Number 101 would be held in our province and now the waiting is almost over!!

On the next Saskatchewan Weekend you'll hear all about the celebrations!!

We'll also set up the game itself with a special hour long version of The Cheap Seats with Adam Hunter, Jenna Leith and your phone calls!!!

Join us for The Culmination of the Celebration in Rider Nation - and more!!

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Coming Up On November 16th and 17th:

Coming Up On November 16th and 17th:

LET'S SLOW THINGS DOWN A BIT

speed2-300x289.jpgIs life moving too fast? Do the days end before you can get anything done?

Well next week Dan will have at least one way to slow things down as Chef Christine Tizzard will be here to offer up some Slow Cooker recipes for busy people and families.

Plus, our Longevity Columnist Sharon Basaraba will give us some advice on how we can live longer, so we can use the extra time to get everything done.

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Coming Up On November 9th and 10th:

Coming Up On November 9th and 10th:

THE HOLIDAYS ARE COMING! THE HOLIDAYS ARE COMING!!

Christmas-Decorations-Above-Kitchen-Cabinets.jpgWhether we want them to or not, the Holidays are fast approaching.

If you entertain a lot and would like to spruce up your home before your guests start arriving, Home Renovation Expert Jorge Rodrigues will offer up some ideas on how to get your home ready for the Holidays, quickly.

Plus, it's another Random Shuffle Weekend with all the music chosen by Dan's MP3 player!!

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Coming Up On November 2nd and 3rd:

Coming Up On November 2nd and 3rd:

MEET TWO TALENTED AND INSPIRATIONAL PEOPLE FROM SASKATCHEWAN!!

AndrewAlbers.jpgComing up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend you'll meet Andrew Albers and Mandy Ringdal.

After years of working toward his goal of playing in the major leagues Andrew didn't give up. He finally made it and pitched for the Minnesota Twins this year.

 

 

MandyRingdal_AlbumCover.jpgMandy realized her dream of making music after she was given a life-threatening medical diagnosis.

 

You'll meet both Andrew and Mandy, on Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On October 26th and 27th:

Coming Up On October 26th and 27th:

IT'S ANOTHER WINNING WEEKEND!!

Blue-Rodeo-In-Our-Nature-album-cover620.jpgCanadian Music Hall Of Fame members Blue Rodeo have a new album coming out on October 29th called In Our Nature!

You can win it next week on Saskatchewan Weekend before you can even buy it!!

Plus, our Longevity Columnist Sharon Basaraba will join Dan to offer some advice on how to break away from a bad habit(s).

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Coming Up On October 19th and 20th:

Coming Up On October 19th and 20th:

IT'S A WEEKEND FULL OF CANADIAN HISTORY AND WINNING!!

DiefenbakerCanadaCentre.jpgNext week we're going Out & About to an all-new destination - The Diefenbaker Canada Centre in Saskatoon!!

You'll hear all about the items and artifacts on display from the life and times of the 13th Prime Minister of Canada, Saskatchewan's own John G. Diefenbaker, including pieces of demolished Avro Arrow planes!!

Plus, it's another Winning Weekend as you could a copy of Bobby Orr's new autobiography "My Story"!!

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Coming Up On October 12th and 13th:

Coming Up On October 12th and 13th:

HAPPY THANKSGIVING LONG WEEKEND!!

HockeyBook.JPGThe next Saskatchewan Weekend is the Long Thanksgiving Holiday weekend and Dan will be on CBC Radio One hosting the show that he's thankful he gets to host.

And - to show his thanks - he'll be giving you the chance to win a copy of the new book "Fire on Ice: Why Saskatchewan Rules The NHL" by Darrell Davis, courtesy of MacIntyre Purcell Publishing Inc.

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Coming Up On October 5th and 6th:

Coming Up On October 5th and 6th:

PREPARE EARLY FOR THANKSGIVING!!

ChefChristineBook.jpgChristine Tizzard, host of CBC Television's Best Recipes Ever, recommends doing as much as possible to prepare your Thanksgiving meal before any guests arrive.

So next week, with a week to spare before anyone arrives, she'll join me to offer some new ideas for your Thanksgiving feast.

Also next week: our Brand New column on living a long life will debut and we'll meet Saskatoon musician Ravewind to hear more about his new dance track FEELS SO GOOD.

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Coming Up On September 28th and 29th:

Coming Up On September 28th and 29th:

GO OUT & ABOUT TO CELEBRATE SASKATCHEWAN HOCKEY!!

SKHockey.JPGNext week we're going Out & About to an all-new destination!! Travel with Dan to the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall Of Fame in Swift Current!!

Plus, next week brings the debut of a brand new column on living a long life. Our Longevity Columnist Sharon Basaraba will offer tips on the best fish to eat and which ones you should avoid.

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Coming Up On September 21st and 22nd:

Coming Up On September 21st and 22nd:

DON'T WHINE, THERE'S AN APP FOR THAT!!

WineApps.jpgEver wondered what wine goes best with fish? Or beef? Or what type of glass to serve your wines in?

You no longer have to be afraid of offering a chardonnay in a merlot glass because next week our Wine Columnist Shelley Boettcher will suggest some Wine Apps that we can download to help us out in almost any situation.

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Coming Up On September 14th and 15th:

Coming Up On September 14th and 15th:

ROAD TRIP!!

DanInStoon.JPGNext week Dan will be Out & About all weekend long as he hosts Saskatchewan Weekend from Saskatoon!!

In adition to all of the regular features, he will give us a radio tour of the brand new CBC Bureau in The Bridge City!

And, we'll set the stage for the annual Terry Fox Runs in Saskatchewan!!

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Coming Up On September 7th and 8th:

Coming Up On September 7th and 8th:

GETTING CLOSE TO SASKATOON'S COUGARS

StoonCougarsMalcolmJethro.JPGDan is going to take us Out & About for the first time in almost two years!! He will take us to the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park and Zoo as he tries to get close to their cougars.

Yes, we're going Out & About to try and get close to cougars Malcolm and Jethro.

Go Out & About with him, without ever leaving the comfort of your radio.

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Coming Up On August 31st & September 1st:

Coming Up On August 31st & September 1st:

LOOKING BACK, PUSHING FORWARD, AND TEN YEARS WITH DAN!!

DanAndKevin01.JPGLabour Day traditionally marks the end of the summer, and so we'll look back on the Summer Movie Season with movie insider Kevin Pasquino and look forward to some of the Must Read Books For Fall with our books columnist Erin Balser.

Plus, we'll celebrate the number Ten as the Labour Day Weekend in 2003 was when we first started spending our weekends with Dan!!

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Coming Up On August 24th & 25th:

Coming Up On August 24th & 25th:

SPEND MORE TIME TRAVELLING ACROSS CANADA!!

canada-train-trip.jpgThis summer travel columnist Kim Gray is working through her Canadian Travel Bucket List.

So far she has taken us to British Columbia, Nova Scotia and we've gone camping in Banff.

Kim will take us someplace else uniquely Canadian on the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On August 17th & 18th:

Coming Up On August 17th & 18th:

GET READY FOR MORE OUTDOOR SUMMER EVENTS!!

RSO.jpgOn the next Saskatchewan Weekend we'll help get you ready for Saskatoon's Folk Fest and the Regina Symphony Orchestra's Symphony Under The Sky.

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Coming Up On August 10th & 11th:

Coming Up On August 10th & 11th:

FIND OUT WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS!!

DougStephensPhoto.JPGOnce a month our Retail Futurist Doug Stephens is on the show to discuss what the next trends in retail will be...and so far, he has never been wrong.

He'll be back on the next Saskatchewan Weekend and we can't wait to hear how we shop will change next!!

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Coming Up On August 3rd & 4th:

Coming Up On August 3rd & 4th:

TIME TO CHILL, DURING A LONG SUMMER WEEKEND!!

DRBeach.jpgThe Looooooooooooooooooooooong Saskatchewan Day Summer Weekend will soon be upon us and so next week we're just going to sit back, relax, take it easy and chill out a bit.

In addition to all-new features, Dan will have a wide selection of brand new music for you, and - since it is the Saskatchewan Day Looooooong Weekend - and we'll also hear from Saskatchewan performers.

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Coming Up On July 27th & 28th:

Coming Up On July 27th & 28th:

DAN IS BACK!!

iPod.jpegAt that time it will be another Random Shuffle Weekend! There are almost 7500 songs in Dan's MP3 player and it will be set on Random Shuffle all weekend long!!

We'll all find out what the songs are at exactly the same time!!

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Coming Up On July 13th & 14th:

Coming Up On July 13th & 14th:

COULD YOU UNPLUG YOUR DEVICES?

UnpluggPicture.jpgWe live in a day and age when we have our phones, tablets and computers turned on almost 24 hours a day...we even recharge them in our bedrooms.

Coming up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend you'll meet a man who is unplugging all of his devices, for at least 8 hours a day.

Dan says that he could not, but could you do that?

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Coming Up On July 6th & 7th:

Coming Up On July 6th & 7th:

DAN IS BACK!!

RickPickture.JPGThis Saskatchewan Weekend our special guest will be the one and only Rick Moranis, star of SCTV, GHOSTBUSTERS, HONEY I SHRUNK THE KIDS, SPACEBALLS & PARENTHOOD, among others!!

Dan and Rick will discuss his new project "My Mother's Brisket & Other Love Songs", Bob & Doug McKenzie and more!! (And here's proof that Rick will be on the show) :D

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Coming Up On June 22nd & 23rd:

Coming Up On June 22nd & 23rd:

SEE THE HIP - VIP STYLE!!!

EstevanLounge.JPGNext week Dan will be giving away 6 pairs of tickets to see The Tragically Hip live - VIP style - at Spectra Place in Estevan on Monday, July 8th.

You'll see the show from the exclusive Crescent Point Lounge and we'll give you drinks and food as well!!

Tune in to win and good luck!!

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Coming Up On June 15th & 16th:

Coming Up On June 15th & 16th:

HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!!

Sunday is Father's Day, so we will spend some time on the next Saskatchewan Weekend celebrating Dear Old Dad.

DannYDad.jpgIf you have a song that you'd like to request for your Dad, or one that always makes you think of him, we'd like to hear about it, so please call the Talkback Line right now at 1-800-661-7540 and make a request.

You can also email dan.reynish@cbc.ca, post at Facebook.com/saskweekend or Tweet @DanReynishCBC.

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Coming Up On June 8th & 9th:

Coming Up On June 8th & 9th:

IT IS A GRINNING WINNING WEEKEND!!

GrinningDan.JPGCanada's own Barenaked Ladies will release their new album GRINNING STREAK this week.

It's their 25th Anniversary Album and you could win a copy of it during the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

So get ready to smile for our Winning Grinning Weekend!!

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Coming Up On May 25th & 26th:

Coming Up On June 1st & 2nd:

DAN IS BACK!!

WSTrophies.jpgAfter a week Out & About, Dan is back and Saskatchewan Weekend has an all new theme song!!

Plus, Retail Analyst Doug Stephens will join Dan on Sunday morning to discuss how your fridge will soon help you with the groceries, and more!!

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Coming Up On May 18th and 19th:

Coming Up On May 18th and 19th:

THE UNOFFICIAL START TO SUMMER IS HERE!!!

The Victoria Day Looooong Weekend is the unofficial start of Summer and we will celebrate and commemorate the extra day off next weekend!!

mastercard-mem-2013.pngPlus, The Memorial Cup Tournament is taking place in Saskatoon this year, starting next weekend, and we'll make sure you know everything there is to know about it as well!!

YOU can also be a part of the show, on the phone and online, this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On May 11th and 12th:

Coming Up On May 11th and 12th:

IT IS MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND!!!

MOM.jpgSunday is Mother's Day!!

Do you have a request for your Mom, or a song that reminds you of her that you'd like Dan to play on Saskatchewan Weekend?

Or, if you are a Mom, is there a song that you'd like to hear?

Then call the Talkback Line at 1-800-661-7540, email dan.reynish@cbc.ca, post on Facebook.com/saskweekend or Tweet it to @DanReynishCBC.

And Happy Mother's Day to all!!

 

YOU can be a part of the show, on the phone and online, this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On April 27th and 28th:

Coming Up On April 27th and 28th: 

IT IS ANOTHER WINNING WEEKEND!!

LennyC.jpgLeonard Cohen will be in Saskatchewan again next weekend, so Dan will be giving away copies of his latest CD "Old Ideas" to commemorate that fact!!

YOU can be a part of the show as well, on the phone and online, this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On April 20th and 21st:

Coming Up On April 20th and 21st:

JUNO WEEK HAS FINALLY ARRIVED!!!

BubleJuno.jpgDan will be Out & About all week long, speaking with nominees and past winners about the Juno Awards and what they love about music.

Plus, you'll have the chance to win Juno host Michael Buble's latest CD "To Be Loved" before it will be available in stores!!

YOU can be a part of the show as well, on the phone and online, coming up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On April 13th and 14th:

Coming Up On April 13th and 14th:

GET SET FOR THE 2013 JUNO AWARDS!!

BubleJuno.jpgJuno Week is almost here and so to get you primed, pumped and prepared for all of the activities scheduled I'll feature music from Juno nominees and tell you where the stars will be while they are in Saskatchewan.

We'll also hear from some former Juno winners and tell you what they're doing now.

YOU can be a part of the show as well, on the phone and online, coming up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On April 6th and 7th:

Coming Up On April 6th and 7th:

IT'S A RANDOM SHUFFLE WEEKEND!!

3g_ipod_in_dock1.jpgEach week Dan's MP3 player picks a song in the Random Shuffle feature. There are over 8000 songs in it and we only know what is coming up when it starts.

Coming up next weekend, instead of just one Random Shuffle, the weekend will be full of them!! We'll find out what the songs are together, all next weekend!!

YOU can be a part of the show as well, on the phone and online, coming up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On March 30th:

Coming Up On March 30th:

IT'S TWO, TWO, TWO SHOWS IN ONE!!

MirrorManDan.JPGDue to the Easter Holiday Weekend, Dan only has one show next week...on Saturday...and so he is going to jam pack it full of features, interviews and songs!! That way you won't miss a thing!!

It will be two, two, two shows in one, on the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!!


YOU can be a part of the show as well, on the phone and online, coming up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On March 23rd & 24th:

Coming Up On March 23rd & 24th:

 

DAN HOSTS THE SHOW FROM SASKATOON!!

 

mi-new-cbc-location-stoon.jpgCBC in Saskatoon has a brand new location on 4th Avenue South and you'll hear all about it as Dan will be hosting Saskatchewan Weekend from there!!

 

Plus, ahead of his show in Saskatoon on Monday the 25th, Juno Award winner Ron Sexsmith will join Dan to discuss what it is like to perform in Saskatoon and the fact that people like Elvis Costello and Paul McCartney love his music!!

 

YOU can be a part of the show as well, on the phone and online, coming up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On March 16th & 17th:

Coming Up On March 16th & 17th:

 

HAPPY ST. PATRICK'S DAY!!

StPattyDanny.JPGSt. Patrick's Day is Sunday, March 17th and so it's time once again for our Annual St. Patrick's Day Shows on Saskatchewan Weekend!!

 

Get ready to celebrate Irish culture through music and features!!

 

We'll even discuss the connection between St. Patrick's Day and beer!!

 

YOU can be a part of the show as well, on the phone and online, this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On March 9th & 10th:

Coming Up On March 9th & 10th:

IT IS ANOTHER WINNING WEEKEND!!

LennyC.jpgLegendary Canadian performer and poet Leonard Cohen will be in Saskatchewan again next weekend, so Dan will be giving away copies of his latest CD "Old Ideas" to commemorate that fact!!

 

YOU can be a part of the show as well, on the phone and online, this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On March 2nd & 3rd:

Coming Up On March 2nd & 3rd:

IT IS ANOTHER WINNING WEEKEND!!

TeganAndSaraCDs.JPGIt is time for another winning Saskatchewan Weekend!!! If you love great music, don't miss your chance to win a copy of the great new CD Heartthrob from Tegan And Sara!!

Dan will be giving away CDs every hour!! Good luck!! 

And don't miss seeing them LIVE at the Conexus Arts Centre in Regina on March 4th!!

 

 

YOU can be a part of the show as well, on the phone and online, this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On February 23rd & 24th:

Coming Up On February 23rd & 24th:

DAN IS BACK!!!

Peggy.jpgAfter a week out East, Dan is back!! 

 

YOU can be a part of it as well on the phone and online, this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On February 9th & 10th:

Coming Up On February 9th & 10th:

A PRE-VALENTINE'S DAY SHOW FULL OF LOVE!!

chocolate wine 001.JPGValentine's Day is fast approaching and if you are looking for something unique and new, Dan will have that something for you as we combine chocolate and wine in an all-new way.

And, have you ever wondered what it takes to become a Canadian? Tune in and you'll find out that it's actually harder than you might think.

YOU can be a part of it as well on the phone and online, this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On February 2nd & 3rd:

Coming Up On February 2nd & 3rd:

A SUPER SASKATCHEWAN WEEKEND!!

SuperBowlDan.jpgSuper Bowl XLVII will be played on Sunday and so we have a Super Saskatchewan Weekend coming your way!

Kent Morrison and Adam Hunter - The Cheap Seats Sports Panel - will give their picks, and there might even be a special guest joining them.

Plus you'll hear some super advice from our Home Renovations Expert who says you should start working on your summer renovations now.

 

YOU can be a part of it as well on the phone and online, this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On January 26th & 27th:

Coming Up On January 26th & 27th:

READING ON THE RADIO!!

read-books.jpgSaturday in Regina you have the unique opportunity to visit a Human Library and Sunday is Family Literacy Day and so coming up on the next Saskatchewan Weekend Dan will tell you more about both those events as we celebrate books and reading.

YOU can be a part of it as well on the phone and online, this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On January 19th & 20th:

CELEBRATE HOCKEY!!

Winning.jpegSince the 6th Annual Hockey Weekend in Saskatchewan will be taking place, and since the NHL will be returning to Hockey Night in Canada with a tripleheader of action, the next Saskatchewan Weekend will celebrate hockey, our great frozen game!!

What is your greatest hockey memory? Share your stories and you could win some of the prizes in the picture on the left!!

Email Dan.Reynish@cbc.ca or call the Talkback Line at 1-800-661-7540!!

 

Sharpen up your skates and be a part of the show this Saskatchewan Weekend!!

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Coming Up On January 12th & 13th:

THE PIG SPLEEN PROGNOTICATOR IS BACK!!

PigSpleen.jpgNext week Jeff Woodward, The Pig Spleen Prognosticator, will join Dan to discuss his weather predictions for the first half of 2013.

Plus, Dan will also have music and features to keep you warm!!

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HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM ALL OF US AT SASKATCHEWAN WEEKEND!!!

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM ALL OF US AT SASKATCHEWAN WEEKEND!!!

HNY.jpgComing Up On January 5th & 6th:

AN ALL-NEW YEAR BEGINS!!

As his tenth year hosting Saskatchewan Weekend begins, Dan will have more all-new features and music selections, plus Retail Analyst Doug Stephens will preview some Retail Trends for 2013!!

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Coming Up On December 29th & 30th:

SantaDan99.jpgMERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM ALL OF US AT SASKATCHEWAN WEEKEND!!!

Coming Up On December 29th & 30th:

IT'S THE END OF THE YEAR AS WE KNOW IT!!

Up next are the last shows of 2012 and Dan will have some all-new features, a look back at the year in movies and some of the best songs from the past twelve months.

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Coming Up On December 22nd & 23rd

Coming Up On December 22nd & 23rd:

HAPPY FESTIVUS!!

FestivusPole.JPGFestivus is an alternative to Christmas and although he won't have the "Airing of Grievances" or the "Feats of Strength", Dan will commemorate it - and Christmas - on the next Saskatchewan Weekend.

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Coming Up On December 15th & 16th:

Coming Up On December 15th & 16th:

DAN IS BACK!!

DanInDesertPlusAirplanes.JPGAfter a week Out & About in the desert Dan has returned just in time for the annual Ho Ho Ho Holiday Show full of music, sounds, features, gifts and maybe even a special guest or two to keep you company as you conclude your shopping and planning for the Holidays.

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Coming Up On December 1st & 2nd:

Coming Up On December 1st & 2nd:

LET SASKATCHEWAN WEEKEND HELP KEEP YOU WARM!!

ToqueToo.jpgWinter has arrived in Saskatchewan, and so let us help keep you warm!!

CBCshop.ca has some fantastic retro gear and winter items now available and Dan will give you the chance to win a great CBC toque to help keep your head warm all winter long!!

You can keep it for yourself, or gave it as a gift as we ease into the Holiday Season.

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Coming Up On November 24th & 25th:

Coming Up On November 24th & 25th:

GET YOUR NHL FIX RIGHT HERE!!

DonDVD.JPGIf you are missing NHL hockey, due to the lockout, Dan has something to help get you through it next week!

Tune in to win Don Cherry's Rock 'Em Sock 'Em 24 on DVD or Blue-ray (Yes, Blue-ray, with an "e" for Blue the dog)!!!

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Coming Up This Weekend

Coming Up On November 17th & 18th:

CHOOSING THE RIGHT CONTRACTOR

Jorge.jpgNearly everyone seems to have a tale of woe about shoddy work, jobs that don't get completed, or run way over budget. That's why before you tackle a renovation project, it's crucial to know how to hire the right contractor for the job.

Our Home Renovations columnist Jorge Rodrigues will share some valuable advice about what you should keep in mind when choosing a contractor.