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BUSINESS

Crown employees ratify deal

Employees at SaskTel, SaskEnergy, SaskPower, SaskWater and the Water Security Agency (WSA) have ratified new collective bargaining agreements.

The employees join those employees at SecurTek and DirectWest that previously ratified agreements with their employer. Read the entire story – Click here

BUSINESS

New Animal Health Act proclaimed

The Government of Saskatchewan proclaimed new legislation on Friday, November 15 to help protect the health and welfare of the province’s animals.

The new Animal Health Act repeals and replaces The Diseases of Animals Act. Read the entire story – Click here

NEWS

Prairie Spirit Schools Foundation provides $34,000 in learning grants

The Prairie Spirit Schools Foundation (PSSF) is continuing its support of innovative learning opportunities for students in Prairie Spirit School Division by providing over $34,000 in Learning Grants for the 2019/20 school year. Read the entire story – Click here

NEWS

Winter weights take effect soon

Colder weather leads to benefits for the trucking industry as harder surfaces allow heavier loads to be shipped. Read the entire story – Click here

NEWS

New tools help police services across province

Government is providing more than $680,000 for new policing tools and programming to police operations, community-based organizations and the Victims’ Fund through the Civil Forfeiture Program.

Approximately $340,000 of this will be provided to Saskatchewan police forces and community-based organizations.  In accordance with legislation, a matching amount will be deposited from the Criminal Property Forfeiture Fund into the Victims’ Fund. Read the entire story – Click here