Metis Nation of Saskatchewan Closes its Doors

The Metis Nation-Saskatchewan is closing its doors. MN-S president Robert Doucette says it’s a sad day for the organization that represents about 100,000 Metis in the province. It comes after political infighting which resulted in the Provincial Metis Council,...

Province Funds PA Bridge Repairs

$1.25 Million dollars in repairs will go ahead this year for the Diefenbaker Bridge in Prince Albert. The provincial government has agreed to pay the entire cost with the city taking over project management responsibilities. Since 2011 around $5 million has been paid...

New Buyer For Saskatchewan Fish

Northern Saskatchewan commercial fishers have found a new buyer for their fish. Saskatchewan Aquatic and Food Development Enterprises will be building a fish processing plant in Regina to begin buying the fish in the fall. Saskatchewan fishers opted out of a monopoly...

Dueling Sides of MN-S Meet in Court

Dueling sides within the Métis Nation – Saskatchewan met once again in a Saskatoon courtroom Monday morning. Last December, a judge ordered the organization to hold a Provincial Métis Council meeting by the end of January 2015. This meeting did happen and the...