Sask. Party News

Dozens of people turned up at the Elphinstone Street entrance to Evraz Place on June 1, 2017, before the Pemier's annual fundraising event to protest decisions made in the budget.

Premier interrupted but fundraiser protests relatively tame

By Kevin Martel June 1, 2017 - 11:13pm Updated: June 1, 2017 - 11:13pm

Demonstrations outside the Premier’s annual fundraising dinner in Regina were boisterous but relatively peaceful.

There were concerns protesters could get out of hand,...

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall saw his party's support drop to second in a Mainstreet poll released May 25, 2017.

'Honeymoon' over for Sask. Party: political analyst

By Chris Vandenbreekel May 25, 2017 - 5:07pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 5:15pm

A Saskatoon-based political expert says the latest Mainstreet poll showing a fall in Saskatchewan Party support is sending a message.  

University of Saskatchewan...

Insightrix asked people to describe the provincial budget using one word. It says the larger the font size, the more frequently the word was used by respondents from April 11-13, 2017.

Sask. Party support below 50% after budget: Insightrix poll

By 980 CJME April 20, 2017 - 10:15am Updated: April 20, 2017 - 10:17am

The provincial budget continues to haunt the Saskatchewan Party.

A new poll from Insightrix shows support for the governing party has fallen in the weeks after the ...

Brent Penner won the Sask Party nomination Monday night and will represent the party in the upcoming byelection in Saskatoon-Meewasin.

Sask. Party names candidate for Saskatoon-Meewasin byelection

By 650 CKOM January 31, 2017 - 8:42am Updated: January 31, 2017 - 8:45am

The Sask. Party has announced its candidate in a byelection set for the Saskatoon-Meewasin riding.   More than 200 party members voted to nominate Brent Penner Monday night at...

Roger Parent's desk at the legislative building on Nov. 30, 2016.

Saskatoon MLA Roger Parent dies hours after cancer diagnosis made public

By Sarah Mills November 30, 2016 - 9:00am Updated: November 30, 2016 - 12:48pm

The Saskatchewan Party is mourning the sudden death of Roger Parent.

Just hours after publicly revealing his widespread cancer diagnosis, the Saskatoon MLA died Tuesday...

Roger Parent was first elected in Saskatoon Meewasin in 2011.

Saskatoon MLA reveals 'unexpected', 'widespread' cancer diagnosis

By 980 CJME November 29, 2016 - 10:18am Updated: November 29, 2016 - 10:55am

There’s been a sad diagnosis for Saskatoon MLA Roger Parent.

He has been diagnosed with cancer.

In a statement his wife Sheila writes, "The diagnosis was...

Popular premier: the recent Mainstreet/ PostMedia poll finds Brad Wall's approval rating at 65 per cent.

Poll finds support steady for Sask. Party post budget

By 650 CKOM June 21, 2016 - 7:43am Updated: June 21, 2016 - 8:04am

It appears the province’s mantra of “transformational change” hasn’t changed the premier’s popularity.

A Mainstreet/Postmedia poll released Tuesday finds support for the...

Sask. speech from the throne highlights election promises

By Sarah Mills May 17, 2016 - 3:02pm Updated: May 18, 2016 - 6:14am

There are few surprises in the 2016 speech from the throne, as it contains much of the promises made by the Saskatchewan Party in the election.

The big spending promises...

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...

Saskatchewan Party Leader Brad Wall campaigning in Regina.

Wall touts P3 projects in visit to Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM March 18, 2016 - 1:57pm Updated: March 18, 2016 - 4:04pm

Saskatchewan Party leader Brad Wall visited a construction site in Saskatoon to advocate for the continued use of private-public partnerships (P3) to build infrastructure.   P3...

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...

Sask. Party responds to NDP attack about planes

By Bryn Levy March 4, 2016 - 3:06pm Updated: March 7, 2016 - 7:30am

The Saskatchewan Party is firing back against NDP claims about cabinet ministers' air travel.