SW Sask News

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 06:41

Provincial parks open May long weekend

Written by

Saskatchewan Provincial Parks officially open for the season on Thursday, May 18.  

A land development scheme known as the 76 Ranch was an integral part of the early settlement history of southwest Saskatchewan, but even today not much is known about the English nobleman behind this endeavour, Sir John Lister-Kaye.

The Saskatchewan Weekly Newspapers Association, in partnership with SaskPower, and the Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan, is pleased to announce the 2017 recipients of the Junior Citizen of the Year Award.

Physicians and health-care providers in the Cypress Health Region are participating in a national campaign focused on engaging in conversations with patients about unnecessary tests and treatments. 

The Ministry of Justice has released its interim report on domestic violence death in Saskatchewan as part of the Domestic Violence Death Review.

The Government of Saskatchewan is proclaiming May 7 to 13 as Aquatic Invasive Species Awareness Week to highlight prevention and make people aware of the risk to the province.

Health Minister Jim Reiter and Rural and Remote Health Minister Greg Ottenbreit announced May 8 the head office for the new provincial health authority will be located in Saskatoon.

Page 2 of 178

More SW Sask News...