Vidal calls for more support for First Nations-owned businesses

Taken from: meadowlakeNOW Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River MP Gary Vidal is calling on the federal government to do more for businesses owned by First Nations amid the COVID-19 pandemic. In a letter written to Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, Vidal wrote he wanted to bring attention to the ... Full Article

Huge impact on northern Sask. as COVID-19 shuts uranium mine

Taken From: National Observer Next story The economic cost of COVID-19 is hitting northern Saskatchewan — causing closures and lost jobs. Cameco’s shutdown of the Cigar Lake mine, combined with that of partner company Orano Canada’s McClean Lake mill, are now taking place. Real and ... Full Article

COVID-19 Updates

In Saskatchewan: The Government of Saskatchewan introduced new restrictions to curtail the spread of COVID-19 I recommend reading the entire release. Some notable highlights include: Limiting gatherings to no more than 10 people in a room (exceptions are provided when two-metre distancing ... Full Article

Northern Sask. braces for COVID-19 impact with first positive test

Taken from: National Observer Next story Concerns over COVID-19 spread to northern Saskatchewan communities after a positive test in Southend, 220 kilometres northeast of La Ronge, at the south end of Reindeer Lake. Residents are looking to health authorities for answers. As of today, there are ... Full Article

Crime watch group set for meeting in Christopher Lake

Taken from: PrinceAlbert NOW Despite the cold weather, many are expected to attend tonight’s Lake Country Crime Watch Group meeting. Federal MPs Randy Hoback and Gary Vidal are expected to attend the Christopher Lake Legion Hall along with Saskatchewan Rivers MLA Nadine Wilson for the ... Full Article