MP Gary Vidal retains position under new Conservative leadership

Taken from: MeadowlakeNOW MP for Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River, Gary Vidal, has retained the position of Shadow Minister for Indigenous Services, under new Conservative leader Erin O’Toole. “I am very pleased to continue as the critic for Indigenous Services, and grateful for the ... Full Article

MP Gary Vidal welcomes Erin O’Toole as new Conservative leader

Taken from: MeadowlakeNOW The Conservative Party of Canada will now have Erin O’Toole at the helm. Over the past eight months, leadership candidates modernized campaign techniques to reach as many Canadians as possible during the COVID-19 pandemic. With over 269,000 members and nearly 175,000 ... Full Article

Local representatives react to agreement between feds and AFN

Taken from: APTN Local representatives are weighing in on the Assembly of First Nations and the Government of Canada agreeing to discuss funding for First Nation run child and family services. The agreement announced in Ottawa Tuesday morning is another step towards implementing Bill C-92, ... Full Article

Flooding aftermath lingers in northwest Sask.

Taken from: Western Producer Some cattle producers have faced flood damage for the last 11 years and the stress and frustration are mounting Scott Campbell’s cattle operation near Meadow Lake, Sask., should be all green pasture this time of year. Instead, a dike is the only visible land. ... Full Article

North. Sask fishers weather a dry summer

Taken From: Yorkton This Week June once meant hundreds of pounds of walleye flopping on the deck of John Beatty’s small fishing boat on Deschambault Lake. Beatty, the vice-president of Saskatchewan Cooperative Fishing Limited, helps professionally represent hundreds of fishers who’ve been ... Full Article