Provincial Election News

Premier Brad Wall greets new MLAs at first Sask. Party caucus meeting.

Crowded room at 1st Sask. Party caucus meeting

By Sarah Mills April 6, 2016 - 4:51pm Updated: April 7, 2016 - 6:37am

The new 51-member Saskatchewan Party caucus met for the first time at the legislature on Wednesday.

Brad Wall arrived last to applause saying, "I like how full this room...

Brad Wall at a polling station with his wife Tami Wall in Swift Current.

Wall wins again: Sask. Party takes 3rd straight majority

By 980 CJME April 4, 2016 - 8:28pm Updated: April 5, 2016 - 7:33am

Brad Wall and the Saskatchewan Party are one step closer to dynasty territory, sweeping to a majority government victory for a third consecutive term.

It was another...

Polling station.

Election day in Saskatchewan

By 980 CJME April 4, 2016 - 3:48pm Updated: April 4, 2016 - 6:30pm

The campaign is over and voters will decide who will lead the province for the next four years.

There are 61 constituencies in Saskatchewan in this election which is...

NDP leader Cam Broten and Sask. Party leader Brad Wall.

Sask. Party and NDP rally supporters in final days of campaign

By Sarah Mills April 1, 2016 - 3:39pm Updated: April 4, 2016 - 6:59am

The two main parties are rallying the troops as the election campaign draws to a close.

In Saskatoon, NDP leader Cam Broten hit all 16 constituencies in the Saskatoon...

Dr. Mark Brown, president of the Saskatchewan Medical Association.

Sask. Medical Association calls for better mental health services

By Adriana Christianson March 31, 2016 - 6:16pm Updated: March 31, 2016 - 6:16pm

The Saskatchewan Medical Association (SMA) is calling attention to the need for better mental health services as an election issue.

Dr. Mark Brown is a family physician...

Sask. Party leader Brad Wall at campaign stop in Regina.

Brad Wall says Sask. still has pull with federal government

By Lisa Schick March 29, 2016 - 2:55pm Updated: March 29, 2016 - 2:55pm

Despite the new federal government being on the other side of the political spectrum from the Sask. Party, leader Brad Wall says Saskatchewan still has influence.


Play along with Buzzword Bingo for the Sask. leaders' debate

By 980 CJME March 22, 2016 - 6:03pm Updated: March 22, 2016 - 6:04pm

A lot will be said as the leaders of the Saskatchewan Party and NDP come face to face Wednesday night in the leaders' debate for the April 4 election.

It's an important...

Saskatchewan NDP leader Cam Broten promised to regulate post-secondary students' tuition during a campaign stop in Saskatoon.

NDP pledge increased scholarships, regulated tuition for Sask. post-secondary students

By Lasia Kretzel March 16, 2016 - 2:41pm Updated: March 17, 2016 - 8:54am

The province's NDP say they will double the Saskatchewan Advantage Scholarship, overhaul provincial loans and regulate tuition if elected.

Party leader Cam Broten made...

NDP leader Cam Broten

NDP commits to building second P.A. bridge within 4 years

By paNOW staff March 11, 2016 - 4:13pm Updated: March 14, 2016 - 7:45am

If the New Democrats are elected in April, leader Cam Broten has not only promised Prince Albert and region a second bridge but promised its completion in four years.


Saskatchewan NDP leader Cam Broten speaks with customers at the Park Cafe diner in Saskatoon on Mar. 11, 2016.

NDP goes after 'travel scouts,' promises fewer MLAs

By Bryn Levy March 11, 2016 - 3:55pm Updated: March 14, 2016 - 7:48am

NDP leader Cam Broten visited a Saskatoon diner on Friday, where he promised to cut the number of politicians in the province.

Broten also promised an end to what the...

Brad Wall speaks at the Saskatchewan Party campaign launch March 8, 2016. Lasia Kretzel

Sask. Party campaign to focus on economy, modest promises

By Lasia Kretzel March 8, 2016 - 4:59pm Updated: March 9, 2016 - 6:35am

As the Saskatchewan Party officially hits the campaign trail, leader Brad Wall says voters can expect a campaign lacking in "expensive promises" that focuses on the economy...

(left) Cam Broten, (right) Brad Wall

Poll: Economy biggest issue in looming provincial election

By Lisa Schick February 28, 2016 - 3:25pm Updated: March 2, 2016 - 1:00pm

It looks like Saskatchewan's flagging economy is the top issue for voters in the coming provincial election.

Insightrix Research Inc. conducted an online poll between...