Sask. Votes 2016 News

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Results from Sask. election finalized, government soon back to work

By Lisa Schick April 17, 2016 - 10:35am Updated: April 17, 2016 - 10:35am

The results of last Monday's election are now final, and the government is that much closer to getting back to work. 

The final results include approximately 7,000...

Naveed Anwar during his 2011 campaign.

Former NDP ally may have impacted Broten's Saskatoon-Westview loss

By Lasia Kretzel April 9, 2016 - 11:35am Updated: April 9, 2016 - 11:45am

A Liberal candidate who was formally a member of the Saskatchewan NDP  may have been the difference that cost leader Cam Broten his seat in Monday's election.


Premier Brad Wall.

Sask. Party ready to work as Wall welcomes new MLAs

By Lisa Schick April 5, 2016 - 3:13pm Updated: April 5, 2016 - 3:13pm

The balloons are all cleaned up and the congratulatory phone calls are all made - now the Sask. Party wants to get down to work.

Speaking to media at the legislature on...

Students cast their vote in the mock election in Saskatoon.

Student vote also gives Sask. Party a majority

By Adriana Christianson April 5, 2016 - 8:09am Updated: April 5, 2016 - 8:09am

Two weeks before election day, future Saskatchewan voters had the chance to learn about democracy by participating in a mock student vote.

Elementary and high school...

Brad Wall with his wife Tami as the re-elected premier spoke in Swift Current on April 4.

2016 Saskatchewan election results at a glance

By Courtney Markewich April 5, 2016 - 7:16am Updated: April 5, 2016 - 9:56am

Brad Wall will begin his third term with a majority government after the Sask. Party captured 62.5 per cent of the vote in Monday's election.

The Sask. Party will now...

NDP MLA and deputy leader of opposition Trent Wotherspoon.

Regina battlegrounds: Sask. Party wins 7, NDP holds on to 4

By 980 CJME, Adriana Christianson April 5, 2016 - 12:03am Updated: April 5, 2016 - 7:13am

Despite a disastrous night, the NDP had one small victory, winning back one extra seat in Regina for a total of four, while the Sask. Party took a new riding for a total of...

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.

A breakdown of the key races in the Saskatchewan election

By Sarah Mills April 4, 2016 - 6:02am Updated: April 4, 2016 - 6:03am

Much like the attention of the two main party leaders during the campaign, the major urban centres is where the focus will be in Monday's election.

That's where a number...

Elections Saskatchewan sign outside advance polling station in Regina.

Advanced poll turnout much higher than 2011

By Lisa Schick April 3, 2016 - 4:41pm Updated: April 4, 2016 - 3:50pm

Thousands of people in the province just couldn't wait until Monday to cast their vote, instead heading to the advance polls.

In the five days of advance polls, 110,716...

(left) Cam Broten, (right) Brad Wall

Party leaders say they'll be working until the last minute

By Lisa Schick April 2, 2016 - 5:35pm Updated: April 4, 2016 - 6:49am

The two leading parties in the provincial election say they'll be working right up until the last minute they can.

Saskatchewan Party leader Brad Wall spoke to media in...

Sask. indigenous feel forgotten on campaign trails

By Lasia Kretzel April 2, 2016 - 2:16pm Updated: April 2, 2016 - 2:30pm

Saskatchewan indigenous groups say First Nations issues have been conspicuously absent during the the provincial party campaigns.

"I'm pretty disappointed. It seems like...