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May 06, 2016

Saskatchewan Recognizes National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day

Saskatchewan recognizes the second annual National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day on Saturday, May 7.  The day is set aside each year to raise awareness about wildfire safety and to encourage people to take steps to protect their homes, neighbourhoods and communities.

May 05, 2016

Regina Transition House Celebrates 40th Anniversary

This year marks 40 years since the Regina Transition House began its mission to provide women and children escaping abusive relationships with safe shelter and aid.  Since then, the Transition House has provided emergency housing and support services to more than 14,000 women and children.

May 05, 2016

Crop Report for the Period April 26 to May 2, 2016

Thanks to warm and dry weather, Saskatchewan producers have 15 per cent of the 2016 crop seeded, according to Saskatchewan Agriculture’s weekly Crop Report.  The five-year (2011-2015) seeding average for this time of year is four per cent.  Many producers in the south have been seeding for several weeks, while those in the rest of the province are just getting into the field.

May 03, 2016

Province Proclaims May as Speech and Hearing Awareness Month

The Government of Saskatchewan has proclaimed May as Speech and Hearing Awareness Month to promote understanding of hearing disabilities, to increase awareness of hearing loss prevention, and to recognize organizations that support individuals who are Deaf, Deafened or Hard of Hearing.

May 02, 2016

The Province's First P3 is Finished, On-Time and On-Budget

Construction of a new regional long term care facility located in Swift Current known as “The Meadows” is complete, on-time and on-budget.  Premier Brad Wall was on hand today as builders officially handed keys over to the Cypress Health Region, who own and will operate the facility.

May 02, 2016

Missing Persons Week Declared in Saskatchewan

The Government of Saskatchewan has proclaimed the week of May 1-7 as Missing Persons Week in the province.  This year’s theme is “Missing but Not Forgotten”.