Saskatchewan News

Feds provide more details on revisions to controversial tax proposals

CTV Regina - 7 hours 44 min ago
The federal government released more details Wednesday on changes to its controversial tax proposals in hopes of further addressing deep concerns over reforms that have angered the small-business community.

Meal-kit trend is catching an appetite in Canada; turned into $120M industry

Metro - 7 hours 47 min ago
Meal-kit companies offer consumers a menu of ready-to-prepare dishes. It started in Sweden, and has spread globally over the last five years.
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Investigator concludes cocaine, marijuana and cash used to bribe votes in Sask. First Nation election

CBC Saskatchewan - 9 hours 48 min ago
Cocaine, marijuana and tens of thousands of dollars in cash were used to bribe voters in a recent Saskatchewan First Nation election, says a report commissioned by the federal government.
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Sask. auditor warns Ministry of Justice could be creating repeat offenders

CBC Saskatchewan - 10 hours 11 min ago
Saskatchewan's provincial auditor says the Ministry of Justice is increasing the risk of repeat crimes by current offenders by not following its recommendations.
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Meet Ethan Chatsis: superstar cashier

CBC Saskatchewan - 10 hours 48 min ago
Grocery shopping is a mundane task at best and a stressful experience at worst, but 20-year-old Ethan Chatsis makes paying for groceries the highlight of many customers' days.
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Sask. might need larger police force for legalized marijuana: finance minister

CBC Saskatchewan - 11 hours 48 min ago
Finance Minister Donna Harpauer says more police may be needed once marijuana is legalized.
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Annual food bill for Canadian family expected to rise by $348 in 2018: study

CTV Regina - 13 hours 32 min ago
Canadians are eating out more and can expect to pay extra to do so in 2018, suggests a forward-looking report into food prices.

In the news today, Dec. 13

Metro - 13 hours 33 min ago
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Top trending Canadian political figure in 2017? Andrew Scheer

CTV Regina - 14 hours 48 min ago
Andrew Scheer was the top trending political figure in Canada in 2017. The results of Google searches show that politically speaking, Canadians showed curiosity about new faces on the political scene, and had questions about what was happening with our American neighbours.

Manitou Beach man launches petition for opt-out organ donation

CTV Regina - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 19:31
A man from Manitou Beach has launched a petition asking the Saskatchewan government to use presumed consent for organ donation.

Sask. Auditor wants improved review of adult offenders entering community programs

Global Regina - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 19:23
Tue, Dec 12: Provincial Auditor Judy Ferguson is raising concern that Saskatchewan’s justice ministry has only implemented three of the seven recommendations she put forward in 2011 for rehabilitating adult offenders. David Baxter reports.

Saskatchewan explores new law that could warn victims of partners’ violent past

Global Regina - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 19:19
Tue, Dec 12: A new law is being explored by the province that, if enacted, could go a long way in protecting those affected by domestic violence. Katelyn Wilson reports.