Federal Politics

Mayor Greg Dionne speaks on the proposed salary freeze over rollback for city council, as Finance Director Steve Brown listens on.
Mayor Greg Dionne speaks on the proposed salary freeze over rollback for city council, as Finance Director Steve Brown listens on. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Councillors freeze salary for 2018, add 1% boost for union staff bargaining

By Tyler Marr
November 19, 2017 - 3:38pm

In a move to send a message the city rejects provincial cuts, council has frozen their wage for 2018, bucking the government example of a 3.5 per cent rollback.

The 106-year-old Saskatchewan Penitentiary has come under harsh criticism lately from the Office of the Correctional Investigator and local advocates.
The 106-year-old Saskatchewan Penitentiary has come under harsh criticism lately from the Office of the Correctional Investigator and local advocates. file photo/paNOW Staff

Penitentiary still safe despite investigator’s report: Union

By Taylor MacPherson
November 14, 2017 - 5:00pm

A representative for Saskatchewan Penitentiary guards said the aging prison is no more dangerous than any other in Canada, in spite of serious concerns raised by the federal Correctional Investigator

A display in La Ronge featured 1,181 hearts, each representing a missing or murdered Indigenous Canadian woman or girl.
A display in La Ronge featured 1,181 hearts, each representing a missing or murdered Indigenous Canadian woman or girl. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Sask. Government provides services to families of MMIWG

By paNOW Staff
November 10, 2017 - 5:00pm

The government of Saskatchewan launched a new initiative yesterday, which aims to provide supports, information, and services to the families of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls.

Pages