News

February 07, 2018

Building Permit Growth Leads the West

According to Statistics Canada, December 2017 building permits were up considerably in Saskatchewan, rising 69.7 per cent year over year (seasonally adjusted), the second highest percentage increase among the provinces, and the highest percentage increase in western Canada.  Nationally, permits were up only 11.5 per cent.

February 02, 2018

Premier Scott Moe Calls Three By-Elections

Immediately after being sworn in as Saskatchewan’s 15th Premier, Premier Scott Moe called three byelections to fill the vacant seats in Kindersley, Melfort and Swift Current.

February 02, 2018

New Saskatoon Group Home Opens

This newly purchased home will provide care to four people. Elmwood Residences currently operates 12 group homes, one 40-space manor, one supported independent living program and a day program.

January 25, 2018

New Agri-Food Innovation Centre Officially Opens in Saskatchewan

Today, Saskatchewan’s agri-food industry celebrated the grand opening of the new Agri-Food Innovation Centre (AFIC), a 43,000-square foot facility that will diversify the Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre’s (Food Centre) capacity to develop and process products from concept to commercialization.