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‘No basis in reality’: NDP decries Saskatchewan premier’s COVID-19 response

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The Opposition says Premier Scott Moe‘s response to Saskatchewan’s current spread of COVID-19 has “no basis in reality.” The NDP said national data shows that Saskatchewan has had the worst rate of deaths over the last seven days in the entire country as well as the highest rate of …

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Saskatchewan government confirms 2 cases of the U.K. COVID-19 variant

Saskatchewan government confirms 2 cases of the U.K. COVID-19 variant

The U.K. COVID-19 variant has shown up in Saskatchewan, having been detected in two people living in the Regina zone. The information was provided in the province’s daily COVID-19 update. It said one infected individual travelled from the United Kingdom and the second case was the result of close …

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Saskatchewan CMHO, Premier address rally outside Dr. Shahab’s home

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While a handful of people were holding signs and fighting against public health orders put in place by the provincial government, Saskatchewan’s chief medical health officer (CMHO) was working. Dr. Saqib Shahab said he’s often working over the weekend and learned from others about the rally outside of his …

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Saskatchewan to provide COVID-19 update live on Global News website at 3 p.m.

Saskatchewan to provide COVID-19 update live on Global News website at 3 p.m.

The Saskatchewan government is providing a COVID-19 update during a press conference at 3 p.m. Tuesday. Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe will join Dr. Saqib Shahab, the province’s chief medical health officer. Read more: 7-day average of new coronavirus infections below 300 as Saskatchewan adds 4 deaths On Monday, the …

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Changes made to speed up pace of coronavirus vaccinations in Saskatchewan: Moe

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Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe said the province needs to pick up the pace of its COVID-19 vaccination program and it will. With a total of 9,880 doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Saskatchewan as of Tuesday, Moe said there are about 7,500 are in the freezer with more expected …

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Saskatchewan eyes extending public health rules as 412 new coronavirus cases reported

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Saskatchewan’s average of recent COVID-19 infections hit a new high Monday as Premier Scott Moe and health officials mulled what to do about existing public health orders. Health officials said the province’s weekly average of new daily cases was sitting at 307 — the highest its been since at …

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Vaccine distribution, Washington riots are top topics during Trudeau call with premiers – National

Vaccine distribution, Washington riots are top topics during Trudeau call with premiers - National

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the country’s provincial and territorial premiers met via teleconference Thursday afternoon for about an hour — and improving vaccine distribution was the top topic. But they also turned their attention to the recent events in Washington, D.C. “(The prime minister) emphasized the need to …

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Sask. NDP demands Joe Hargrave resign after Palm Springs trip; Moe says he will stay

Sask. NDP demands Joe Hargrave resign after Palm Springs trip; Moe says he will stay

The Saskatchewan NDP posed a number of questions to Premier Scott Moe, and called for Joe Hargrave to resign from his cabinet appointments, following revelations about the minister’s ongoing trip to Palm Springs, California. “Joe Hargrave, with the permission of the Premier has flown off to the state of …

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NDP leader thinks Saskatchewan voters have ‘buyer’s remorse’ after COVID-19 response

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Even after leading Saskatchewan’s Opposition for more than two years, the question Ryan Meili is still asked the most is why he left medicine for politics. The NDP leader hasn’t completely stepped away from the profession. He’s trained to enter a field hospital or COVID-19 ward as part of the province …

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Saskatchewan cabinet minister in California to sell home, premier aware of trip

Saskatchewan cabinet minister in California to sell home, premier aware of trip

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 30, 2020 4:23 pm     Updated December 30, 2020 4:24 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A Saskatchewan cabinet minister says …

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