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 May 25, 1913 - The first Gopher Day in Saskatchewan was held. Medals were awarded to school children who killed the most gophers.

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Irwin (1926–88) McIntosh, Lachlan Fraser (1897– 1962) McKinnon, Eleanor (1912–2004) McKnight, William Hunter (1940–) McLaren, Lorne Aubrey (1928–) McLeod, Thomas H. (1918–) McNab, Archibald Peter (1864–1945) Meewasin Valley Authority Melenchuk, James Williams (1953–) Messer, John Rissler (1941–) Miller, Thomas (1876–1945) Motherwell, William Richard (1860– 1943) Municipal System in Saskatchewan Munroe, Hugh Edwin (1878–1947) New Democratic Party (NDP) Newlands, Henry William (1862– 1954) Nielsen, Dorise Winifred (1902–80) Nollet, Isidore Charles (1898–1988) Nystrom, Lorne Edmund (1946–) Parker, Reginald John Marsden (1881–1948) Patrick, Thomas Alfred (1864–1943) Patterson, William John (1886–1976) Peace Activism Pederson, Martin Peder (1921–2001) Perley, William Dell (1838–1909) Phelps, Joseph (1899–1983) Political History of Saskatchewan Populism Progressive Party Public Service Commission Ramsland, Sarah Katherine (1882– 1964) Reform Party (Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance) Regina Manifesto Romanow, Roy John (1939–) Ross, James Hamilton (1856–1932) Royal, Joseph (1837–1902) Royal Visits Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities Saskatchewan Coalition for Social Justice (SCSJ) Saskatchewan Heritage Fund Saskatchewan Legislative Building Saskatchewan Mafia Saskatchewan Party Saskatchewan Property Management Corporation (SPMC) Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association Scott, Thomas Walter (1867–1938) Shillington, Edward Blain (1944–) Shoyama, Thomas Kunito (1916–2006) Simard, Rose Marie Louise (1947–) Smishek, Walter Edmund (1925–) Snyder, Gordon Taylor (1924–2005) Social Credit Party Spence, George (1880–1975) Steuart, David Gordon (1916–2010) Stewart, Alan Carl (1893–1958) Student Activism Sturdy, John Henry (1893–1966) Taggart, James Gordon (1892–1974) Tansley, Donald D. 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