Elections Saskatchewan

Scott Moe says Saskatchewan byelection losses sent a message to government

Aug 11, 2023 | 3:30pm

Premier Scott Moe says he was sent a message about cost of living and housing as his Saskatchewan Party lost two of three byelections in the province. “Byelections are about voters sending a message and now it’s up to our government to listen and to act on that message that was sent here this week,” Moe said […]

Last day of Voting in three byelections in Saskatchewan

Aug 10, 2023 | 5:30am

You may have noticed some different messaging from Elections Saskatchewan during these three byelections in the Regina Area. There isn’t an election day, with advance polls in the days ahead.  Instead its been a “voting week”, with the final day of voting set for today (August 10th). This is going to be the new normal […]

Advance Polls fairly busy in three byelections

Aug 6, 2023 | 10:46am

More than four thousand votes have been cast in “advance voting” in three byelections happening in Saskatchewan. According to numbers released by Elections Saskatchewan over 1,093 votes have been cast in the Lumsden Morse Riding through three days of advance voting. 1,602 have been cast in Regina Coronation Park, and 1,947 cast in Regina Walsh […]

Saskatchewan’s Chief Electoral Officer has made recommendations to modernize the province’s election system

Oct 18, 2022 | 6:51am

Saskatchewan’s Chief Electoral Officer has recommended modernizing the province’s election system. Dr. Michael Boda said that the changes would make Saskatchewan consistent with best practices and Canadian standards and prepare the province for democracy in the 21st century. He said the province’s current system isn’t outdated, but it hasn’t changed much in its 100-plus years […]

Provincial election results flowing in as second preliminary count continues

Oct 28, 2020 | 4:58pm

The second preliminary count for the 2020 Saskatchewan General Election started on Wednesday morning from the Delta Hotel in Regina with a number of races still waiting for updated results. The second count consists of vote-by-mail ballots that were received up to 8:00 p.m. on Election Day – October 26. Updates of results will be […]

Ballot counting continues long after election day for Elections SK

Oct 27, 2020 | 4:57pm

Elections Saskatchewan is still counting ballots after Monday’s election. A high volume of mail-in and absentee ballots has caused election workers to start a second preliminary count Wednesday, as well as a final count to take place on Nov. 7. Chief Electoral Officer Dr. Michael Boda says it could take another week or two to […]

Over 30 percent of eligible voters for Monday’s provincial election have already voted

Oct 25, 2020 | 5:00pm

The final numbers are in from five days of advance polls for Monday’s Saskatchewan election. Elections Saskatchewan says a record was set with 185,061 people entering their ballot including 31,412 on Saturday which was the last day people could participate in advance polls. When you add just over 61,000 mail-in ballots that were approved by […]

Many continue to vote in advance of Monday’s SK election

Oct 24, 2020 | 4:02pm

Elections Saskatchewan says those who have decided not to wait until Monday and cast their vote for the provincial election continues at a record pace. Elections Saskatchewan says over 34,000 voters made their selection on Friday putting the total at 153,749 which is more than the last two elections combined. Saturday is the last day […]