News

July 06, 2018

Largest Month-to-Month Job Increase Since 2012

Data released by Statistics Canada today shows that June had the largest month-to-month gain in employment in Saskatchewan since 2012, up 8,300 jobs (seasonally adjusted).

July 06, 2018

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 04, 2018

Regulations Passed Allowing for Ticketing of Cannabis Offences

The Government of Saskatchewan has amended regulations to allow for the ticketing of numerous offences under The Cannabis Control (Saskatchewan) Act.  Ticket amounts will range from $200 up to a maximum of $2,250 depending on the offence.  Passing of these regulations is another step toward the legalization of cannabis in Canada.

June 28, 2018

Waldheim Day Program Renovations Complete

Today, Biggar MLA Randy Weekes on behalf of Social Services Minister Paul Merriman, joined community members, dignitaries and staff from Christian Horizons to celebrate the finished renovations at the Horizon Centre day program in Waldheim.