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July 11, 2019

Before You Hit The Beach, Know The Water Quality

Saskatchewan residents are now able to check out the water quality at their local beaches before making the trek to the shore.  Starting this week, the Ministry of Health will begin publicly posting the results of the Healthy Beach Monitoring Program, which collects data to monitor and identify trends in water quality and beach safety.

July 10, 2019

Partnerships and Collaboration Produce Strong 2018-19 Crown Sector Results

Saskatchewan’s Crown sector posted another successful year in 2018-19.  Working towards Crown sector and government priorities with a focus on partnerships and collaboration, the sector recorded earnings of just over half-a-billion dollars and provided a 25 per cent increase in dividends to the province.

July 09, 2019

SGI Finances Remained Stable In 2018-2019

Financial stability. Those two words sum up the story told by the 2018-2019 financial and operational highlights for both the Saskatchewan Auto Fund and SGI CANADA, which were tabled in the provincial legislature today.

July 08, 2019

SaskTel Reports Net Income of $127.4 Million

Today, SaskTel reported 2018-19 net income of $127.4 million and operating revenues of $1,279.6 million for the year ending March 31, 2019*.  SaskTel’s strong net income is a result of increased wireless adoption, a resurgence in internet growth as customers opt for services delivered over SaskTel’s fibre network, and growth in the managed and emerging services portfolio.  The economic environment, regional wireless pricing, changing consumer behavior, increasing competition, and revenue declines from legacy wireline services continue to be challenges impacting SaskTel’s overall growth.

July 05, 2019

Knowing The Rules When It Comes To Outfitting

With angling season underway, the Government of Saskatchewan would like to remind anglers of provincial resource laws related to fishing to help ensure that anglers do not mistakenly violate The Outfitter and Guide Regulations.