Provincial Politics

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Minister responsible for Crown Investments Corporation, Jason Hargraves releases report on cost of closing STC July 13, 2018.
Minister responsible for Crown Investments Corporation, Jason Hargraves releases report on cost of closing STC July 13, 2018. Lisa Schick/CJME News Staff

Province adds up the cost of ending STC service

By Lisa Schick/CJME News Staff
July 13, 2018 - 1:54pm

As Greyhound gets ready to pull its service out of Western Canada, we’re getting a better picture of how much the Saskatchewan Transportation Company (STC) wind-down cost the province.

NDP MP Georgina Jolibois says interprovincial transport is the federal government's responsibility and they need to drive a plan to save or replace Greyhound service across the Prairies.
NDP MP Georgina Jolibois says interprovincial transport is the federal government's responsibility and they need to drive a plan to save or replace Greyhound service across the Prairies. File photo/Derek Cornet

Feds must do more to save bus service: NDP

By Glenn Hicks
July 12, 2018 - 12:00pm

The NDP MP for Desnethe-Missinippi-Churchill River says the federal government has an obligation to either save Greyhound bus service in Western Canada or help subsidize a new one.

The province is inviting public feedback on how they should address cannabis impairment in the workplace. However the SGEU says policies on impairment are already in place and there should be no panic ahead of legalization.
The province is inviting public feedback on how they should address cannabis impairment in the workplace. However the SGEU says policies on impairment are already in place and there should be no panic ahead of legalization. File photo/paNOW Staff

Province wants feedback on cannabis impairment in workplace, union says no need for panic

By Glenn Hicks
July 6, 2018 - 5:00pm

The Government of Saskatchewan wants the public to have their say on how best to keep people safe in the workplace once recreational marijuana is legal in October, though a union leader believes there should be no panic about the situation.

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