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Minister of the Economy Bill Boyd has weighed in on the proposed potash mine at Southey.
Minister of the Economy Bill Boyd has weighed in on the proposed potash mine at Southey. Saskatchewan Party Website

Economy Minister Bill Boyd weighs in on proposed potash mine

By CJME News
June 18, 2016 - 10:04am

Economy Minister Bill Boyd weighed in on the proposed Yancoal potash mine at Southey. 

The Chinese owned company is in the stages of developing a mine which could potentially affect many residents in the area.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with File Hills Qu'Appelle Tribal Council.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with File Hills Qu'Appelle Tribal Council. Sarah Mills/CJME

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with First Nations chiefs in Fort Qu'Appelle

By CJME News
April 26, 2016 - 7:39pm

Arriving to a cheering crowd, the prime minister made Saskatchewan's First Nations his priority Tuesday evening.  

Justin Trudeau, along with Regina Liberal MP Ralph Goodale, met with the 11 chiefs that make up the File Hills Qu'Appelle Tribal Council. 

Blaine Taypotat outside Court of Queen's Bench in Saskatoon June 2015.
Blaine Taypotat outside Court of Queen's Bench in Saskatoon June 2015. File photo/CKOM news

Sentence appeal denied for man who hit and killed a Sask. conservation officer

By CJME News
April 14, 2016 - 11:06pm

A man who pled guilty to driving drunk when he hit and killed a Saskatchewan conservation officer will not get a shorter sentence.

Blaine Taypotat was given a 9 ½ year jail sentence for killing a conservation officer on Highway 11 near Saskatoon in May 2013.

Brad Wall at a polling station with his wife Tami Wall in Swift Current.
Brad Wall at a polling station with his wife Tami Wall in Swift Current. The Canadian Press

ELECTION 2016: Wall wins again: Sask.Party with 3rd straight majority

By CJME News
April 4, 2016 - 11:30pm

ad Wall and the Saskatchewan Party are one step closer to dynasty territory, sweeping to a majority government victory for a third consecutive term.

It was another resounding victory for the Sask. Party leading in five and elected in 44 ridings with 63 per cent of the popular vote.

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