NDP hammers Sask. government over emergency room wait times

REGINA – The Saskatchewan Opposition says long wait times in the province's emergency rooms are prompting a lot of people to leave without being treated.

Wall to court province's only Liberal MP

Although they didn't always see eye-to-eye, Wall's government had a relatively warm relationship with the federal Conservatives. Now, the focus turns to relationships with the...

18000 Saskatchewan patients leave ER before seeing doctor

NDP leader Cam Broten criticized Premier Brad Wall for trying to “grab a big headline” with his 2012 commitment to zero wait times in emergency...

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall Denies Run For Conservative Leadership

Saskatoon StarPhoenixREGINA — Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is quashing any suggestion he'll take a run at the federal Conservative leadership following Stephen Harper's resignation. "It's...

Saskatchewan Government Asks For Feedback On How Province Handled Wildfires

The Opposition NDP has been calling for an independent review into how the province dealt with the wildfires. NDP Leader Cam Broten has said it...

Sask. gov't under fire on medical wait times

Pointing to a series of health care pledges made by the premier in January 2012 - including everyone having access to "a specialist and diagnostics...

Wait times to see specialists growing in Saskatchewan

Opposition leader Cam Broten asked. Saskatchewan's Minister of Health, Dustin Duncan, noted that the province is working to reduce the wait time. "We know that...

Mandryk: Wall, Broten avoid election debate

CBC.caParty backbencher Fred Bradshaw asking where provincial NDP leader Cam Broten stood on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the federal campaign has hardly been mentioned by either...

Brad Wall to party leaders: What's your stance on GMOs? - iPolitics

In a federal election that has largely ignored Canadian farmers, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall has an agriculture question for Canada's major party leaders: What's your...

Health minister says Saskatchewan goal to end ER waits by 2017 won't be met

The comments came after the Opposition NDP accused the Saskatchewan government of quietly backing away from its promise. NDP Leader Cam Broten says the decision...

Brad Wall says NDP policies 'not in best interests' of Saskatchewan voters

REGINA -- The federal New Democrats and leader Tom Mulcair are running up against a wall in Saskatchewan. Premier Brad Wall entered the federal election...

Brad Wall says federal NDP policies not in best interest for ...

Premier Brad Wall says the policies of the New Democrats are not in the best economic interest of Saskatchewan and points directly to the N-D-Ps'...

Ranking the NHL's 10 greatest rookie classes since expansion

Asked to describe the NHL's rookie class of 2015-16, one scout offered took only a moment before offering unqualified praise. “This could be one of...

Fall legislative sitting to be 'election tryout' for Sask. politicians

In his third year at the helm of the NDP, Cam Broten has a lot of ground to gain on Brad Wall. “The premier is...

Locked TPP a 'huge deal' for Saskatchewan: Brad Wall

After news broke Monday morning of a locked Trans-Pacific Partnership that opens up Canada to trade with 11 Pacific Rim nations, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall...

TPP a 'huge deal' for Saskatchewan: Brad Wall

After news broke Monday morning of a locked Trans-Pacific Partnership that opens up Canada to trade with 11 Pacific Rim nations, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall...

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall is 13th man in new deck of cards

Saskatchewan's premier may not be jacked up about the news, but Brad Wall is now featured in an unusual new compilation of the country's premiers...

Trans-Pacific Partnership without Canada would have dire consequences: Brad Wall

In a statement release Wednesday, Brad Wall said the province strongly supports the negotiations currently happening for the trade deal. He said it would create...

Economic think-tank places Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall at the top of the list

Saskatoonhomepage.caA new Vancouver-based think-tank has conducted a performance review of 80 premiers since 1981 and former Ontario Tory premier Mike Harris was rated the best...

Brad Wall touts Sask. population growth, despite oil patch woes

It's a good sign that Saskatchewan's population is still growing even though the oil patch is hurting, Premier Brad Wall says. On Tuesday, Statistics Canada...

Fall sitting of Saskatchewan legislature to be the last before April vote

This time around, Saskatchewan residents will vote in 61 constituencies. Three seats were added when the electoral map was redrawn. It will also be the...

Brad Wall says rejection of Keystone XL pipeline seems likely

(blog) (blog)Premier Brad Wall said with the rejection of Keystone XL likely, the Saskatchewan government will continue to advocate for pipeline capacity to move...

Champions crowned at Melfort Multi-K

Placing fifth was Cam Broten of Saskatoon with a time of 22:35. In the 10K Martin Salter of Wynyard placed first with a time of...

Editorial: Brad Wall is correct when it comes to fossil fuels

As Premier Brad Wall noted in a speech to the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association in Regina last week: “Have you noticed there is just not...

Editorial: Brad Wall is correct when it comes to fossil fuels

As Premier Brad Wall noted in a speech to the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association in Regina last week: “Have you noticed there is just not...

Saskatchewan NDP wants province to provide seniors home reports without delay

NDP Leader Cam Broten has tabled a private member's bill that would institute minimum standards of care for care homes, including appropriate staff-to-resident ratios, but...

Brad Wall wants an energy 'champion' in Ottawa

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says his province needs an energy "champion" in the prime minister's office. Wall made his remarks during a speech at a...

Provincial NDP wants to know where seniors care home reports are

Leader Cam Broten tabled a private member's bill that would institute minimym standards of care, including appropriate staff-to-resident ratios, in care homes, but it hasn't...

Conference call to take place Thursday between provincial immigration

At the time, the NDP's Cam Broten was raising concerns in the Saskatchewan legislature about one refugee – a Pakistani Christian fleeing prosecution – being...

Editorial: Premier Brad Wall sets the right tone on refugees | Video

Given Premier Brad Wall's instinctively sympathetic response to the Syrian refugee crisis, it's little wonder some Conservatives wish he'd consider a run at national politics.

Editorial: Premier Brad Wall sets the right tone on refugees | Video

Given Premier Brad Wall's instinctively sympathetic response to the Syrian refugee crisis, it's little wonder some Conservatives wish he'd consider a run at national politics.

Mandryk: Premier Brad Wall stands up to PM Stephen Harper's rebuff

To understand why Premier Brad Wall is right to take on Prime Minister Stephen Harper requires one to understand why Wall was wrong to give...

Mandryk: Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall takes high road this federal election

Saskatoonhomepage.caOne supposes it was only a matter of time before Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall got into this election campaign. His silence had been almost unbearable.

Mandryk: Premier Brad Wall stands up to PM Stephen Harper's rebuff

To understand why Premier Brad Wall is right to take on Prime Minister Stephen Harper requires one to understand why Wall was wrong to give...

Almost as beloved as Brad Wall, you'll be shocked to learn the identity of ...

(blog) (blog)A week ago, the Angus Reid polling company, which nowadays styles itself an Institute, released its regular poll of Canada's premiers' popularity. The...

'We'll do our part': Sask. premier Brad Wall on Syrian refugee crisis

"We've told the federal government that Saskatchewan can and will support more refugees in our province to assist with the ongoing crisis," Premier Brad Wall...

La Saskatchewan devrait en faire plus pour aider les migrants, croit Cam Broten

Le chef de l'opposition saskatchewanaise Cam Broten presse le gouvernement de la Saskatchewan de s'impliquer davantage dans le dossier de la crise des migrants syriens.

Statement from NDP Leader Cam Broten on the Syrian refugee crisis

CBC.ca (press release)I know all of us have been deeply moved by the images we've seen in recent days of young children who tragically died...

The Full Alberta Oil Interview with Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall

At the Council of the Federation meetings in St. John's, Newfoundland, this past June, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall didn't disappoint. After watching the premiers of...

Brad Wall Still Most Popular Premier, While Greg Selinger Still Least: Poll

According to new numbers from the Angus Reid Institute, which surveys the job approval ratings of provincial leaders each quarter, Saskatchewan's Brad Wall remains the...

Tom Mulcair not backing Sask. Premier Brad Wall's equalization complaint

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair may not agree with with Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall stance on equalization payments, but says abolishing the senate is one issue...

New wildfire policy in the works after Brad Wall's trip to northern Saskatchewan

Premier Brad Wall has been making his rounds in northern Saskatchewan this week. On Thursday, Wall made his first northern stop in Prince Albert with...

Sask. premier squeezing into federal election debate

REGINA – Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall said he isn't ready to throw his support behind a federal party leader during the 2015 election campaign, but...

Mandryk: Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall nudging voters to Stephen Harper

If there was any doubt about Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall's assertion Saturday that the most critical election issue is the economy, all doubt was erased...

Mandryk: Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall nudging voters to Stephen Harper

If there was any doubt about Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall's assertion Saturday that the most critical election issue is the economy, all doubt was erased...

Former Regina nursing home worker gets probation in assault of resident

Leader Cam Broten has repeatedly said understaffing is an issue in homes across the province. Small no longer lives at the Santa Maria home. The...

Brad Wall says not enough attention on economy in campaign

Saskatchewan premier Brad Wall wants to see federal party leaders focus more on the economy during the federal campaign than on the Mike Duffy trial.

Mandryk: Premier Brad Wall loses, but still sends out big chill | Video

Of course, many supportive of the government will find the above unfairly harsh - especially in light of Premier Brad Wall's insistence this week that...

Have we become too sensitive as a society?

NDP leader Cam Broten was doing an interview on the sidewalk when a car rolled up next to the crowd of about 14 people, which...

Mandryk: Wall loses, but still sends out big chill

Of course, many supportive of the government will find the above unfairly harsh - especially in light of Premier Brad Wall's insistence this week that...