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Saskatchewan Crown corporations use trade agreements to improve procurement

Effective September 1, Saskatchewan Crown corporations began taking advantage of exemptions in the Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT) to improve procurement opportunities for businesses in Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia, the provinces unde

Proposed Quill Lakes diversion project will not move forward

The provincial government is not proceeding with the Kutawagan Creek Diversion Project for the Quill Lakes.

Canada Safety Council urges proper use of student backpacks

School is back in session for most students, and with the new school year comes new schoolbooks, new supplies and new binders full of new homework.
This Weeks Photos - September 23, 2015

This Weeks Photos - September 23, 2015

Extreme Paintball coming back September 27

On September 27, Extreme Paintball will be making its second showing in a little more than a month’s time at the Canora sports grounds.

Keep vehicles locked

Canora RCMP officers are reminding members of the community to keep their vehicles locked at all times while not in use, says Cst. Taunya Konratoff.

Western Conservation Law Enforcement Academy officially opened

On September 10, the Western Conservation Law Enforcement Academy was launched for the first time in Saskatchewan with 26 new conservation officer recruits taking part in a 16-week training program.

Restraint measures being implemented to restore balance

On August 31, the provincial finance minister, Kevin Doherty, released the 2015- 16 first quarter financial report, which shows that forest fires and the decline in oil prices have put the province’s finances into a deficit position after the first q
Largest pumpkin topped scale at 145 pounds

Largest pumpkin topped scale at 145 pounds

( see photo gallery below ..) A 145-pound pumpkin entered by Tom Babchishin of Preeceville topped the scales for top spot at the annual Town of Preeceville pumpkin contest held at the Preeceville Centennial Park on September 12.
Power House Museum’s 30th anniversary celebrated

Power House Museum’s 30th anniversary celebrated

Board members, other volunteers and members of the families of deceased workers of Kamsack’s Power House Museum were honoured during the museum’s 30th anniversary celebration on September 6.