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Premier Brad Wall remains unchallenged as the most popular provincial leader in Canada, but he did see a drop in support ahead of the provincial budget.

Wall still No.1 as popularity declines in pre-budget poll

By 980 CJME March 24, 2017 - 1:36pm Updated: March 24, 2017 - 4:22pm

Premier Brad Wall remained the most popular premier in Canada, according to the latest study from the Angus Reid Institute. The study was conducted before the provincial budget...

Premier Brad Wall addresses the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities (SARM) in Saskatoon on March 14, 2017.

Wall hints at tax changes in speech to rural municipalities

By Chris Vandenbreekel March 14, 2017 - 5:08pm Updated: March 14, 2017 - 5:15pm

Premier Brad Wall provided more glimpses into the provincial budget Tuesday morning during an address to the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities in Saskatoon....

Prime Minister Trudeau asked Premier Brad Wall to represent Canada in Iowa on March 14, 2017.

Premier to head to Iowa to highlight Canada-U.S. trade

By 980 CJME March 13, 2017 - 1:54pm Updated: March 13, 2017 - 2:59pm

The premier is off on Wednesday to promote Canada-United States trade.

Brad Wall has offered Saskatchewan’s assistance in engaging with the U.S. at the national and...

A reduction to the wages of MLAs and political staff proposed by Premier Brad Wall is expected to save about $500,000 a year.

Wall asks MLAs, ministers to take 3.5% wage cut

By 650 CKOM March 7, 2017 - 12:15pm Updated: March 7, 2017 - 4:30pm

The province will be cutting from the top as it looks to trim its deficit.

Premier Brad Wall has asked all ministers, MLAs and political staff to take a 3.5 per cent...

Premier Brad Wall has asked to axe his $37,000 salary top-up from the Saskatchewan Party.

Premier Wall declines salary top-up from Sask. Party over 'misperception'

By Sarah Mills March 6, 2017 - 1:22pm Updated: March 6, 2017 - 1:57pm

Brad Wall won't get his $37,000 salary top-up from the Saskatchewan Party anymore.

Because of what has been viewed as negative perceptions, the premier has asked that...

Rashid Ahmed (left) cancelled a trip to visit family in Tennesse because of uncertainty in the U.S..

U.S. travel ban worries refugee in Saskatoon, while Canadian politicians give support

By JT Marshall, Erin McNutt January 29, 2017 - 1:14pm Updated: January 29, 2017 - 2:41pm

Travel bans that are part of an executive order from U.S. President Donald Trump are starting to have a ripple effect in Canada.

Rashid Ahmed is a permanent resident...

'2017 is good:' Premier Brad Wall looks ahead

By Sarah Mills January 1, 2017 - 7:11am Updated: January 1, 2017 - 7:11am

At the end of 2016, 980 CJME senior reporter Sarah Mills sat down with Premier Brad Wall for his annual year-end interview.    In this look ahead, Wall shares his thoughts on...

980 CJME senior reporter Sarah Mills sat down with Premier Brad Wall for the annual look back.

Election, oil spill, GTH: Premier Brad Wall looks back on 2016

By Sarah Mills December 30, 2016 - 6:48am Updated: December 30, 2016 - 6:48am

Premier Brad Wall sat down with 980 CJME senior reporter Sarah Mills for an annual year-end interview. In this look back on 2016, he discussed the highs and lows of the year....

While Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wants to focus on climate change at the first ministers meeting in Ottawa, the premiers want to talk health care.

Premiers hope for consensus at first ministers meeting in Ottawa

By Sarah Mills December 9, 2016 - 2:16pm Updated: December 9, 2016 - 2:16pm

Brad Wall is adamantly saying no to a carbon tax.

With tens of thousands of signatures on a petition under his arm, the premier of Saskatchewan is in Ottawa Friday for ...

In a statement, Premier Brad Wall said "severely undermined" December's First Ministers meeting.

Premier Wall speaks out on Liberals plan to phase out coal by 2030

By 980 CJME November 21, 2016 - 9:21am Updated: November 21, 2016 - 1:15pm

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is reacting to the Liberals’ announcement to phase out the use of coal-fired electricity by 2030.

Federal Environment Minister Catherine...

Premier Brad Wall said he hopes president-elect Donald Trump moves the Keystone XL pipeline ahead quickly and reconsiders his plans to end the North American Free Trade Agreement.

Premier Wall reacts to Donald Trump’s White House win

By 980 CJME November 9, 2016 - 10:24am Updated: November 9, 2016 - 10:24am

The world is reacting to presidential-elect Donald Trump, including Premier Brad Wall. He released this statement Wednesday morning:

Canada must now work with the new...

Premier Brad Wall set to make an 11 day visit to Asia

By Britton Gray September 14, 2016 - 1:06pm Updated: September 14, 2016 - 1:06pm

Premier Brad Wall will be going overseas to discuss Saskatchewan's food and energy industries.   The 11 day visit will see the Premier visit South Korea and China.   Wall said...