February 09, 2016

Employment Supports for People with Hearing Loss

Saskatchewan Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services (SDHHS) will receive $385,088 in funding from the Government of Saskatchewan to deliver its Vocational Counselling, Disabilities & Employment Supports program. Established in 2010, the program offers a range of services to both individuals and employers to assist people living with hearing loss.

February 09, 2016

Below Normal Runoff Expected Across Most of the Province

Today, the Water Security Agency released the preliminary outlook for spring runoff. A below normal runoff is anticipated for most of the province, however it is still early and conditions can change over the remainder of the winter. 

February 08, 2016

Saskatoon Queen's Bench Now Under One Roof

The Government of Saskatchewan and the Courts of Saskatchewan are pleased to announce that the renovation and expansion of the Saskatoon Court House is now complete.

February 08, 2016

Premier Proposes Federal Assistance for Oil Service Sector

Premier Brad Wall has presented a proposal to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to support an Accelerated Well Cleanup Program (AWCP) in Saskatchewan. The proposal calls for $156 million in federal funding to help stimulate employment in the oil and gas service support sector by accelerating the clean-up of oil wells no longer capable of production.

February 08, 2016

No Education Mill Rate Increase in 2016

There will be no increases in the education property tax mill rates for 2016 as the Government of Saskatchewan is maintaining rates at the same level as in the previous three years.

February 05, 2016

Province Supports New Habitat for Humanity Build in Moose Jaw

A Moose Jaw Habitat for Humanity partner family will soon improve their quality of life through homeownership.  The province, through Saskatchewan Housing Corporation, is contributing $65,000 in financial support toward the home, located at 810 Ominica Street East.  The home will consist of a 1,000 square foot (93 square metres) four-bedroom bungalow.