November 09, 2015

478 Charges Laid Against Drivers Speeding Past Emergency Vehicles

The Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure Highways Transport Patrol teamed up with RCMP and other agencies for a slow to 60 km/hr when passing emergency vehicles enforcement initiative.  478 speeders were charged in this safety blitz announced October 19.  This initiative targeted drivers who did not abide by the 60 km/hr law when passing emergency vehicles.

November 06, 2015

New PreK-12 School in Hudson Bay Hosts Grand Opening

Today Education Minister Don Morgan joined students, teachers, members of the community and representatives from North East School Division to officially celebrate the opening of the Hudson Bay Community School.  The Government of Saskatchewan has committed more than $27 million toward this facility.

November 06, 2015

Statement from Premier Brad Wall on the Rejection of Keystone XL Pipeline

Today's announcement is very disappointing, not only for our energy sector but also for the signal it sends about Canada-US relations.  Given the facts of the project as canvassed by the US State Department, this decision is more about US domestic politics than it is about good environmental policy.

November 06, 2015

Big Jump in Building Permits

Building permits in Saskatchewan took a big jump in September 2015, increasing 113.2 per cent over last year, according to Statistics Canada.  This was the highest percentage increase among the provinces on a seasonally adjusted basis.

November 06, 2015

Moose Jaw Celebrates Opening of New Regional Hospital

Health Minister Dustin Duncan and local MLAs Greg Lawrence and Warren Michelson today joined residents of Moose Jaw and surrounding area for the grand opening of the new Dr. F.H. Wigmore Regional Hospital.

November 06, 2015

Call to Keep Someone Safe This Winter

As temperatures start to dip, Regina Mobile Crisis Services, The Salvation Army, the Ministry of Social Services and their community partners are asking members of the public to call if they see someone in need of a warm place to stay.