News

October 10, 2017

August Building Permits Second Best in the Nation

Building permits in Saskatchewan took a big leap in August – rising 17.5 per cent over last August (seasonally adjusted) and well above the 0.6 per cent recorded nationally.  Saskatchewan had the second highest percentage growth rate among the provinces.

October 10, 2017

Foster Families Needed in Regina

The Saskatchewan Foster Families Association (SFFA) is launching a public awareness campaign in Regina to encourage interested individuals and families to consider fostering vulnerable infants and sibling groups so they can stay together.

October 06, 2017

Unemployment Rate Drops in September

Saskatchewan’s unemployment rate in September was 6.2 per cent (seasonally adjusted), down from 6.4 per cent a month ago and 6.9 per cent from September 2016.

October 05, 2017

Statement from Premier Brad Wall

Today is not a good day for Canada.  It is not a good day for the federation.  It is a very bad day for the west.

September 29, 2017

Support for Value-Added Sector in Saskatchewan

Today the federal and provincial governments highlighted investments in value-added agricultural processing through the Saskatchewan Lean Improvements in Manufacturing (SLIM) program.

September 28, 2017

New Group Home Opens Its Doors in Saskatoon

Social Services Minister Paul Merriman helped officially open a new replacement group home in Saskatoon.  The home is operated by the Canadian Deafblind Association (CDBA) and will support three individuals experiencing disabilities.  This home replaces a prior one to better serve the needs of those living there.