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Tory MP says he’ll apologize to First Nation for ‘grossly disrespectful’ comments

Tory MP says he’ll apologize to First Nation for ‘grossly disrespectful’ comments

Feb 13, 2024 | 8:54am
A Conservative MP says he’ll apologize after facing demands that he retract comments he made last week about First Nations burning down water treatment plants because they’re frustrated with the Liberals.  The office of Saskatoon area MP Kevin Waugh said Monday he has offered to meet with the chief of Piapot First Nation, along with elders, and […]
New Session Opens with a Speech from the Throne

New Session Opens with a Speech from the Throne

Oct 25, 2023 | 6:43am
The Saskatchewan Party government is to deliver the throne speech today and outline its priorities for the year.  Premier Scott Moe says the government plans to address concerns around affordability.  He says the province is looking at how it could help people struggling with housing costs.  The Opposition NDP says it plans to continue to focus on […]

COVID-19 dominates debate in Sask legislature for second day

Mar 17, 2020 | 2:51pm

  Debate in the Saskatchewan legislature centred on the covid-19 outbreak for the second day Tuesday. NDP leader Ryan Meili called for a provincial aid package to support struggling families, small businesses and the health care system. He says the time to act is now as the economy scales back. Premier Scott Moe says a […]

COVID-19 virus dominates early debate in the Saskatchewan legislature Thursday

Mar 12, 2020 | 1:32pm

   The first case of the covid-19 virus in Saskatchewan dominated early debate in the provincial legislature Thursday. Opposition leader Ryan Meili says there are large gaps in the readiness to deal with the epidemic. He says his concern is based on discussions with front-line health care workers. Health minister Jim Reiter accused the NDP of […]

Trudeau under fire for missing first debate to speak in Edmonton

Sep 13, 2019 | 5:23am

Justin Trudeau skipped the first debate of the federal election campaign to hold a rally in Edmonton, but an empty podium stood in for the Liberal leader. Trudeau was the primary target of opposition leaders Thursday night, but his rivals still managed to bloody one another in the process. NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh said New […]