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Grand opening showcases Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital

The new Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital (JPCH) in Saskatoon was showcased on Thursday, September 5, as partners achieved their vision of having Saskatchewan children and expectant mothers receive exceptional health care closer to home.

The JPCH will officially open to patients on September 29, when all pediatric and maternal inpatients will move in from Royal University Hospital and new admissions will be accepted. Continue reading “Grand opening showcases Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital”

Gordie Howe Sports Complex gets infrastructure funding

An expansion to the Gordie Howe Sports Complex in Saskatoon is one of 12 major projects to receive funding from the federal and provincial governments under a cost-shared program.

Another project receiving funding will provide the Whitecap Dakota First Nation with better internet connections so residents can access key online services, do business, learn and connect with family and friends. Continue reading “Gordie Howe Sports Complex gets infrastructure funding”

Russell Mirasty to be sworn in as new Lieutenant Governor

Premier Scott Moe announced on Wednesday, July 17 that Saskatchewan’s 23rd Lieutenant Governor, Russell B. Mirasty, will be sworn in on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at Government House.  To allow for an immediate commencement of duties, the new Lieutenant Governor will assume office during a swearing in ceremony, with a formal installation ceremony to occur at a later date at the Legislative Building. Continue reading “Russell Mirasty to be sworn in as new Lieutenant Governor”