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March 13, 2019

Government Invests in Saskatchewan Conservation and Development Association to Support Producers

Today, while delivering the Premier’s address at the 2019 Convention of the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities, Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe announced that the Government of Saskatchewan will invest $5 million in the Saskatchewan Conservation and Development Association (SCDA) to help advance the Agricultural Water Management Strategy.  This approach will support Saskatchewan producers while addressing impacts on downstream communities, infrastructure and the environment.

March 13, 2019

Saskatchewan Innovators Challenged to Find Private Property Access Solutions

Today, while delivering the Premier’s address at the 2019 Convention of the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities, Premier Scott Moe announced an Innovation Challenge to find creative solutions in connecting would-be land users with rural private property owners to access land.  The Innovation Challenge stems from proposed changes to The Trespass to Property Act, which would require people to get permission from rural property owners to use their land for hunting, and other recreational activities.

March 13, 2019

Submit Your Community's Priority Infrastructure Projects

Today, while delivering the Premier’s address at the 2019 Convention of the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities, Premier Scott Moe announced Saskatchewan municipalities, and other eligible groups, will be able to submit potential infrastructure projects for initial consideration under the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program.

March 12, 2019

Most Popular Baby Names In Saskatchewan for 2018

A list of the top 20 baby names for 2018 was released by eHealth Saskatchewan today.  Liam was the most popular name for baby boys for the ninth year in a row, and Olivia was the most popular name for baby girls for the second year in a row.  The second most popular boy name was Oliver and the second most popular girl name was Emma.

March 12, 2019

Sask Parks Expands Camp-Easy Program

This summer, campers can once again enjoy Saskatchewan’s beautiful provincial parks with convenience and ease.  The Camp-Easy program is expanding for the 2019 camping season and will be available in eight parks.

March 11, 2019

Seven Communities Will Soon Be Home To Family Resource Centres

Today, Deputy Premier and Education Minister Gordon Wyant announced $1.5 million in funding to create Early Years Family Resource Centres in seven communities – The Battlefords, Meadow Lake, Moose Jaw, Nipawin, Prince Albert, Saskatoon and one in the North.

March 08, 2019

New Community Recovery Team Launches in Swift Current

Swift Current has a new Community Recovery Team (CRT) to provide more intensive supports for people living with complex, persistent mental health challenges.  The Government of Saskatchewan has provided $4.2 million in targeted funding to launch Community Recovery Teams in Swift Current and seven other communities across Saskatchewan.