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April 17, 2019

Nominations Are Open for Saskatchewan's 2019 Council of the Federation Literacy Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 Canada’s Premiers’ Council of the Federation Literacy Award (COFLA).  Saskatchewan recognizes literacy champions by focusing on a different category every two years, rotating the award with literacy learners, literacy volunteers and literacy leaders.  In 2019, Saskatchewan will honour a family literacy volunteer.

April 12, 2019

New Group Home Opens Its Doors In Saskatoon

Today, Social Services Minister Paul Merriman joined community members and dignitaries in Saskatoon to celebrate the grand opening of a new Christian Horizons home.

April 12, 2019

Saskatoon Hosts Annual Skills Canada Saskatchewan Competition

The annual Skills Canada Saskatchewan competition takes place today at Saskatchewan Polytechnic and Mount Royal Collegiate in Saskatoon.  The event, now in its 21st year, gives high school students, post-secondary students and apprentices an opportunity to showcase their talents in the skilled trades and technologies.  Hundreds of high school students and apprentices have been practising for competition day.

April 12, 2019

30th Annual Saskatchewan Tourism Awards Celebrated

Saskatchewan’s tourism sector honoured businesses and individuals at the 30th annual Saskatchewan Tourism Awards of Excellence Gala, which was celebrated in Saskatoon on April 11 at TCU Place.

April 11, 2019

April Oil and Gas Public Offering Raises $1.5 Million

The April public offering of Saskatchewan’s Crown petroleum and natural gas rights held on April 9, the first offering of the 2019-20 fiscal year, raised a total of $1.5 million for the province and was focused on the Swift Current area.

April 10, 2019

First Resilience Report Measures Province's Readiness for Climate Change

The Government of Saskatchewan released its first climate resilience report today, with measures that demonstrate how the province is increasing resilience to climate change.  The report covers five key areas: natural systems, physical infrastructure, economic sustainability, community preparedness and human well-being.