News

August 01, 2019

Municipalities Can Access Long-Term Flood Mitigation Program

Today, Minister responsible for the Saskatchewan Water Security Agency (WSA) Dustin Duncan announced that WSA is again transitioning the Emergency Flood Damage Reduction Program (EFDRP) to the Flood Damage Reduction Program (FDRP) for the remainder of the 2019-2020 fiscal year.

July 30, 2019

The Attorneys General Fighting The Carbon Tax Meet In Saskatoon

The Government of Saskatchewan is hosting the Attorneys General from the provinces across the country that are fighting the Trudeau Carbon Tax.  Saskatchewan was the first province to stand up to the Trudeau government’s ineffective, job killing Carbon Tax as an infringement on provincial authority under the Constitution.  The Government of Saskatchewan was supported by Ontario and New Brunswick at the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal.  Manitoba, Alberta and Quebec have also joined the Saskatchewan appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada.

July 29, 2019

Beware of Door-to-Door Driveway Repair Scams

Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority (FCAA) is warning Saskatchewan residents about door-to-door driveway repair scams.  Some salespeople may not be licensed or may use leftover materials that result in low quality work.

July 25, 2019

Highest Wage Growth in Canada

New figures released today show Saskatchewan had the highest increase in average weekly earnings among the provinces in May, up 5.8 per cent year-over-year, well ahead of the national increase of 3.4 per cent.

July 25, 2019

Government Issues Blue-Green Algae Advisory

The Water Security Agency and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Health are advising the public to avoid swimming in or drinking water where blue-green algae blooms are occurring.

July 24, 2019

Test Your Survival Skills in Saskatchewan Provincial Parks

For those travelling to a provincial park this summer, participation in the Saskatchewan Survival Series is a must – a fun and educational program designed to help visitors explore parks and learn survival skills.