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NEWS

More Canadians voted in advance polls, says Elections Canada

Elections Canada estimates 4.7 million Canadians cast ballots in the federal election at Advance Polls during the Thanksgiving weekend.

In a news release issued Tuesday, October 15, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Stéphane Perrault said the number of people voting in Advance Polls in this election marks a 29% increase over the 3,657,415 electors who voted in advance in the 2015 general election. Read the entire story – Click here

NEWS

Man and 12-year-old boy arrested on weapons, drug charges

Drugs and weapon seized in Saskatoon

Two Saskatoon males, a 21-year-old and a 12-year-old, have been arrested and drugs, cash and an assault weapon have been seized, following an investigation by the SPS Guns and Gangs Unit. Read the entire story – Click here

BUSINESS

Provincial job growth remains strong

Saskatchewan saw its 14th consecutive month of job growth in September, with year-over-year employment rising by 13,300 jobs, an increase of 2.3 per cent. Read the entire story – Click here

NEWS

Collision closes northbound Hwy 11 lanes near Hague

Rosthern RCMP closed the north bound lane of Highway 11, approximately one km south of Hague, SK, on Thursday evening, October 10. The closure was due to a collision that occurred shortly after 10:00 pm.

The RCMP and emergency medical services spent several hours on the scene of the collision. Read the entire story – Click here

NEWS

Regina man faces five child porn charges

The Saskatchewan Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit has charged a man from Regina with five child pornography offences in relation to three complaints it had received since July regarding the uploading of child pornography images and videos to a popular social media application. Read the entire story – Click here