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Headlines for December 22, 2022


Global News
Saskatoon study highlights the economic impact of USask’s VIDO

The University of Saskatchewan’s Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO) has contributed more than half a billion dollars to the economy over the past 10 years, according to an economic impact study by the Saskatoon Regional Economic Development Authority (SREDA).

CBC News
Pressure grows to get veterinary medicine program up and running at Lakehead University

A proposal to start a new veterinary medicine program at Lakehead University in partnership with the University of Guelph is hoped to bring more vets to northern and northwestern Ontario.

CTV News
Burnaby RCMP warn of virtual kidnapping scam targeting international students

Mounties in Burnaby are out with a warning about virtual kidnapping scams targeting international students, sharing the details of a recent case where the victim was tricked out of tens of thousands of dollars.

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