Tory Candidate In Regina Lewvan Riding Asks For Recount

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2015 | Canada Alberta

It is believed the recount will happen Thursday morning.

Premier Brad Wall Meets With Saskatchewan's Only Liberal MP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2015 | Canada Alberta

Wall says Goodale has been a strong advocate for Saskatchewan in the past and he expects that to continue.

2 Dead After Helicopter Crash In Northern Saskatchewan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2015 | Canada Alberta

Officers learned about the crash near the village of Paynton about 2 p.m.

Worker Killed In Highway Paving Accident

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.22.2015 | Canada Alberta

The 49-year-old victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Wall Denies Interest In Running For Tory Leadership

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2015 | Canada Alberta

Wall, who faces a provincial election in the spring, says he has the best job in Canadian politics and is not making the federal leap.

Saskatchewan Government Asks For Feedback On Wildfire Response

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2015 | Canada Alberta

Premier Brad Wall has said the cost of the wildfires could exceed $100 million.

Probation Lifted For U Of S College Of Medicine

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.17.2015 | Canada Alberta

At the time, student performance in national exams was at the bottom of all Canadian medical schools.

Saskatchewan Is Failing To Meet ER Wait Time Promise Says NDP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2015 | Canada Alberta

The ER wait-time target was announced in 2012.

Regina Schools Axe Grad, Citing Equity Concerns

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Alberta

Students and parents are disappointed with the decision.

Regina Mom Falls 10 Storeys Down Laundry Chute To Her Death

CBC | Posted 09.22.2015 | Canada Alberta

Stevenson said she worries Machiskinic's death may be not be treated with urgency because she was an impaired aboriginal prostitute. 

Doctors Must Help Patients Despite Beliefs, Morals: Regulator

CP | Posted 09.19.2015 | Canada

The college completed a draft of the conscientious objection policy in June and received feedback on it over the summer.

Saskatchewan RCMP Offer To Bring Chips And Salsa To Frosh Party

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 09.21.2015 | Canada

They'll also be bringing "a choice of possible charges."

Strong Voter Registration Campaigns Scare Stephen Harper

Nick Fillmore | Posted 09.13.2015 | Canada Politics
Nick Fillmore

The primary objective of Stephen Harper's absurdly-named Fair Elections Act is to prevent hundreds of thousands of Canadians from voting for the NDP, Liberals, Greens, etc. They know that a large number of people -- students, marginalized people and First Nations -- will have a hard time voting. There needs to be close co-operation among groups to make sure that as many people as possible -- particularly people in some 70 ridings where the Conservatives are vulnerable -- have the identification they need to vote.

Fentanyl Stole My Brother From Our Family

Joelle Tomlinson | Posted 09.03.2015 | Canada Living
Joelle Tomlinson

Fentanyl stole from me, from my family and from countless others across Canada. I've had items stolen from me before. In high school, someone broke into my locker and took my iPod. I remember my mom telling me, "Life goes on." Last year, someone stole funds from my bank account. Life goes on. Sometimes, though, it doesn't. On February 28, 2015, my older brother took what he thought was an Oxycontin tablet while he was out partying. He went home, he went to bed and he never woke up.

Saskatchewan Projects $292M Deficit

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.31.2015 | Canada Politics

Finance Minister Kevin Doherty announced the red ink Monday.

Saskatchewan City Under Boil Water Advisory

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2015 | Canada Alberta

North Battleford, with a population of about 14,000, is under a boil-water advisory.

Harper, Saskatchewan And The Senate: Why Policy Came Now

CP | Stephanie Levitz | Posted 07.25.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — When the Calgary Stampede ends and the last pancakes are flipped, the white cowboy hats put away in their boxes, Stephen Harper usually hea...

Will Climate Refugees in Canada Spur Action on Climate Change?

Dr Ryan Meili | Posted 08.10.2015 | Canada Impact
Dr Ryan Meili

The people who have been relocated in Saskatchewan come from Northern communities with higher rates of poverty than the rest of the province. This is the predicted pattern of the repercussions from climate change, as remote communities with less infrastructure are more prone to its effects.

You Can Be a Mountie for a Day at the RCMP In Regina | Posted 07.17.2015 | Canada Travel

It's a dawn on a warm June morning when I head into the RCMP Depot for a day of education. I'm learning what it takes to be a Mountie. Mine is a crash course -- in more ways than one.

The Other Casualties Of Those Raging Wildfires

CP | Bre McAdam, CKOM, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.15.2015 | Canada Politics

SASKATOON - The wildfires in northern Saskatchewan have been burning since late May, leaving forests charred and barren and forcing wildlife to find n...

Don't Go Home: Officials Tell Saskatchewan Fire Evacuees

CP | Chris Purdy, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2015 | Canada

Thousands of fire evacuees in Saskatchewan are anxious to return home, but officials are urging them to be patient and ignore rumours.Information circ...

Not Enough Food, Blankets For Saskatchewan Evacuees

CP | Kurtis Doering, CKOM, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.11.2015 | Canada Alberta

"Some of us didn't even have supper last night or breakfast this morning."

Soldiers Train To Fight Dire Wildfire Situation In Sask.

CP | Chris Purdy, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.08.2015 | Canada Alberta

"It's not often the Canadian Army is called upon by the provinces to assist with forest fires but this is a big one for Saskatchewan. We're happy to oblige."

9,000 Evacuated In Saskatchewan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.10.2015 | Canada Alberta

Soldiers started rolling into Saskatchewan on Monday to double firefighting efforts in the north, where about 9,000 people have been forced out of the...

Military To Help Battle Northern Saskatchewan Fires

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.06.2015 | Canada

REGINA - Close to 1,000 military personnel are on their way to help fight wildfires in Saskatchewan.Duane McKay, commissioner of emergency management ...