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Winter Camping Open in Saskatchewan

Winter Camping Open in Saskatchewan

Nov 2, 2023 | 12:24pm
Winter camping season has arrived – and Saskatchewan Residents can now book camping spots online for Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park, Echo Valley and Buffalo Pound Provincial Parks. Making it simple this year – the return of the Saskatchewan Park’s “Camp Easy” Yurts from November 1st to March 15th of 2024. The yurts come with four bunk […]

SMPIA creating new hands-on training program for residents looking to work in film and television production

Apr 21, 2023 | 4:10pm

As the film and television production industry continues to expand in the prairies and in Saskatchewan, Prairie Economic Development Canada is providing a major investment into a new training program with the Saskatchewan Media Production Industry Association (SMPIA). SMPIA has secured $900,000 in funding from Prairies Economic Development Canada to create a training program called […]

Proposed Regina Budget Out: Tax Rates, and Utility Rates are going up

Nov 22, 2022 | 2:33pm

The City of Regina has released its proposed budgets for 2023 and 2024. The first-muti-year budget proposes a tax increase of 4.67 per cent for 2023 and 4.66 per cent for 2024. The average home valued at $315,000 would mean an increase of $104.64 annually in 2024 and $109.32 in 2024. The City said the […]

Province continues support for veterans service clubs

Nov 10, 2022 | 10:19am

As we head into Remembrance Day, the provincial government announced their support for veterans service clubs. Parks, Culture and Sport, awarded $487,000 in the second intake period this year, closing on August 31st. They’ve awarded $1.4 million in 2022-2023 for 82 applications. The program is administered by the Royal Canadian Legion’s Saskatchewan Command, and THEY […]

Provincial Parks extend camping reservations for rest of season

Sep 27, 2022 | 10:36am

Campers looking out to head out one more time will have a chance at select provincial parks. From October 1 to March 15, select campsites in certain provincial parks can be reserved online at a discounted rate with reduced services. Parks, Culture and Sport Minister Laura Ross said they have seen fall camping grow yearly. “Offering […]

Park reservations open in April

Jan 23, 2022 | 5:36am

Campers looking to book reservations for the 2022 camping season now have a date to circle on their calendars. Reservations at Saskatchewan’s Provincial Parks are set to begin April 18 for seasonal campsites and April 19-26 for nightly, Camp-Easy and group campsites with reservations starting at 7:00 a.m. each day. “This time of year is […]