News

September 11, 2020

$2.9 Million Investment to Improve Ambulance Response Times

Access to emergency services will be improved in Saskatchewan through a $2.9 million investment to boost Emergency Medical Services (EMS).  The Government of Saskatchewan is providing $2.13 million for additional paramedic staffing in Saskatoon and Regina, and $780,000 for additional staffing at the Royal University Hospital (RUH) Emergency Department in Saskatoon.

September 11, 2020

Be Aware of Ticks This Fall

The Ministry of Health is reminding Saskatchewan residents to be vigilant for ticks on themselves and pets during the fall season.

September 10, 2020

COVID-19 Update: Six New Cases, One in Hospital, Six More Recoveries

There are six new cases of COVID-19 to report in Saskatchewan on September 10, bringing the total to 1,676 reported cases.  The new cases are located in the Far North East (1), Saskatoon (1), Central West (1), Central East (1) and Regina (1) zones. The location of the sixth case is pending.

September 10, 2020

Crop Report for the Period September 1 to 7, 2020

Producers made significant harvest progress this week with 43 per cent of the crop now in the bin, up from 28 per cent last week and remaining well ahead of the five-year (2015-2019) average of 35 per cent for this time of year.  An additional 29 per cent of the crop is swathed or ready to straight-cut. While rain in some eastern and northern areas delayed harvest progress, the majority of the province continued harvest operations this week.