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Crescent Point reactivates shut-in wells, revises budget

Crescent Point reactivates shut-in wells, revises budget

Crescent Point Energy shut-in certain higher cost production during the second quarter to preserve value and enhance its financial flexibility.
Saskatchewan’s drilling rig count climbs to nine, but still a fraction of previous two years

Saskatchewan’s drilling rig count climbs to nine, but still a fraction of previous two years

Drilling rig activity has started to slowly pick up in Saskatchewan’s oilpatch, but the numbers are still very low compared to any point over the last decade. On Sept. 11, Rig Locator (riglocator.ca) showed nine rigs working in Saskatchewan.
Fast Trucking to receive Award of Merit from Sask. Chamber

Fast Trucking to receive Award of Merit from Sask. Chamber

A prominent southeast Saskatchewan company has been recognized by the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce for its longevity and commitment to the community.
Projects happening throughout Saskatchewan through the Accelerated Site Closure Program

Projects happening throughout Saskatchewan through the Accelerated Site Closure Program

Projects are now underway in all oil and gas-producing regions of the province through the Accelerated Site Closure Program (ASCP) that was announced by the provincial government earlier this year.
Canada’s first geothermal production and injection well test exceeds expectations

Canada’s first geothermal production and injection well test exceeds expectations

First 20-megawatt facility in design phase
Two 4-H scholarships awarded for District 7

Two 4-H scholarships awarded for District 7

The Patti Underwood Memorial Scholarship (formally known as District 7 Scholarship) is available each spring to members who have been active in 4-H for more than three years and are involved in clubs within the District 7 area.
Sask. Trucking Association promoting the industry

Sask. Trucking Association promoting the industry

The Saskatchewan Trucking Association (STA) continues to be a champion for the industry in Saskatchewan.
Prairie Hotshot has expanded and earned praise

Prairie Hotshot has expanded and earned praise

It hasn’t been easy, but Prairie Hotshot has had a pretty good three years in business. The company opened in August 2017 and recently celebrated its three-year anniversary.
Harvest progressing in southeast Sask. region

Harvest progressing in southeast Sask. region

Warm, dry weather has helped southeast area farmers to make progress in harvest operations, with 21 per cent of the crops in the bins in the Weyburn region, and 25 per cent of the crops in the Lake Alma-Radville-Minton area.
Pipeline right-of-way reclamation nears the finish line

Pipeline right-of-way reclamation nears the finish line

Enbridge’s newly constructed Line 3 replacement pipeline (L3RP) runs for 1,070 kilometres in Canada, from Hardisty, Alta., to the Manitoba-North Dakota border near Gretna.