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Episodes

CBC News Looking Back: Sitting Bull's Mountie

The famed Sioux Chief seeks refuge in Canada and is befriended by the Mountie assigned to watch over him.
  • 2001
  • 00:06:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/08/2021

CBC News Looking Back: The Regina Riot

This is an eyewitness account of the 1935 On-to-Ottawa trek and the riot that ended it.
  • 2001
  • 00:05:38
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/08/2021

CBC News Looking Back: The Debden Miracle

Every single soldier from Debden who left to fight in World War II returns safely after the parish priest makes a deal with God.
  • 2001
  • 00:05:31
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/08/2021

CBC News Looking Back: The Accidental MLA

Saskatchewan's first female MLA is elected to replace her late husband in the legislature but does little to promote the women's movement.
  • 2001
  • 00:04:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/05/2021

CBC News Looking Back: The White Man Governs

The federal government executes eight Indigenous people in Canada's largest mass hanging in order to "teach Indigenous people a lesson."
  • 2001
  • 00:05:25
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/04/2021

CBC News Looking Back: The Missing Recipe

People in Saskatchewan do not know what to do with the salt cod that the Maritimes sent as relief supplies during the Depression.
  • 2001
  • 00:04:53
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/04/2021

CBC News Looking Back: Cowboy Imposter

A Quebec teenager flees to southwestern Saskatchewan in 1907 to live the cowboy life and change his identity to become Will James, the famous artist-writer cowboy.
  • 2000
  • 00:04:33
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/04/2021

CBC News Looking Back: The Birth of Medicare

Saskatchewan doctors go on strike in 1961 to protest the introduction of medicare.
  • 2000
  • 00:05:04
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/03/2021

CBC News Looking Back: The Unionest Party

Two Conservative MLAs from Saskatchewan start the province's first separatist party in 1980, giving the movement some fleeting credibility.
  • 2000
  • 00:04:59
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/28/2021

CBC News Looking Back: Depression Photo

The Fehrs become the poster family for the Depression when their car breaks down in Edmonton on their way home in 1934.
  • 2000
  • 00:03:45
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/27/2021