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Provincial Auditor of Saskatchewan Judy Ferguson releases Volume 2 of her 2017 report on Dec. 12, 2017.
Provincial Auditor of Saskatchewan Judy Ferguson releases Volume 2 of her 2017 report on Dec. 12, 2017. Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff

Rehabilitation policies in place but not followed: auditor

By Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff
December 13, 2017 - 6:05pm

The Ministry of Justice needs to improve upon following its own policies regarding progress reports on the rehabilitation of adult offenders according to the Provincial Auditor of Saskatchewan.

The Saskatchewan Government has introduced legislation to allow ride-sharing services like Uber to operate in the province.
The Saskatchewan Government has introduced legislation to allow ride-sharing services like Uber to operate in the province. Adriana Christianson/CJME News Staff

Law introduced allowing ride sharing services in Sask.

By Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff
November 30, 2017 - 11:35am

Legislation has been introduced by the Wall government that will allow ride-sharing companies such as Uber to establish their businesses in Saskatchewan.

Harrison Thunderchild (left) and Todd MacKay of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation stand outside Court of Queen's Bench in Regina after filing a court application against the Thunderchild First Nation on Nov. 21, 2017.
Harrison Thunderchild (left) and Todd MacKay of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation stand outside Court of Queen's Bench in Regina after filing a court application against the Thunderchild First Nation on Nov. 21, 2017. Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff

Thunderchild First Nation taken to court to open books

By Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff
November 21, 2017 - 2:41pm

One man from the Thunderchild First Nation has taken the band to court to open its books and release financial documents.

SaskPower's manager of Metering Services Dean Schill demonstrates the extreme temperatures smart meters have been tested in during the re-launch of the program on Oct. 5, 2017.
SaskPower's manager of Metering Services Dean Schill demonstrates the extreme temperatures smart meters have been tested in during the re-launch of the program on Oct. 5, 2017. Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff

SaskPower ‘very confident’ in smart meter program re-launch

By Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff
October 5, 2017 - 3:50pm

Failures in the past aside, SaskPower has moved forward and feels confident its re-launched smart meter program will be successful this time around.

Sask. Party leadership hopeful Jeremy Harrison responds to questions during a press conference on Aug. 24, 2017.
Sask. Party leadership hopeful Jeremy Harrison responds to questions during a press conference on Aug. 24, 2017. Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff

Sask. Party leadership hopeful wants to cut ties with GTH

By Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff
August 25, 2017 - 11:13am

One of the politicians hoping to take over from Premier Brad Wall has announced substantial changes regarding the Global Transportation Hub (GTH) – if he’s elected leader of the Saskatchewan Party.

The cooling off period between the Co-op refinery and Unifor 594 expires at midnight March 31, 2017, meaning 48-hour strike or lockout notice can be issued.
The cooling off period between the Co-op refinery and Unifor 594 expires at midnight March 31, 2017, meaning 48-hour strike or lockout notice can be issued. file photo/CJME News Staff

Co-op refinery workers prepare for potential lockout

By Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff
March 30, 2017 - 5:47pm

The union representing hundreds of workers at the Co-op refinery is preparing to be locked out on Sunday.

A two-week cooling off period will end at 12 a.m. March 31. At that time, 48-hour strike or lockout notice could be issued by either side if a deal is still not reached.

Trent Senger will appear before a disciplinary committee on March 24, 2017 on six charges of professional misconduct.
Trent Senger will appear before a disciplinary committee on March 24, 2017 on six charges of professional misconduct. file photo/CJME News Staff

Former Yorkton high school principal accused of professional misconduct

By Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff
March 10, 2017 - 5:39pm

A former principal at a high school in Yorkton will face a disciplinary hearing based on allegations revolving around falsifying a student's record, along with making sexist and offensive comments to a student, parent and teachers.

Protesters held up signs at a rally on March 8, 2017.
Protesters held up signs at a rally on March 8, 2017. Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff

Union workers protest proposed cuts from Sask. government

By Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff
March 8, 2017 - 3:48pm

A crowd of people holding signs and chanting formed in front of the legislative building Wednesday.

Around 800 unionized workers were present for a rally to protest a number of issues surrounding the provincial government, including wage cuts and privatization.

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