Posted On February 26, 2014
Wood River MLA Yogi Huyghebaert today announced he will not be running again in the next provincial election, expected in 2016.
Huyghebaert, 69, is serving his fourth term as the MLA for Wood River. He was first elected in a byelection in 2000 and was re-elected in 2003, 2007 and 2011. In the 2011 election, Huyghebaert received 82 per cent of the popular vote.
“It has been a tremendous honour to represent the voters of Wood...
Posted On February 25, 2014
Premier Brad Wall will be the first Saskatchewan Party candidate nominated for the next provincial election, expected in 2016. Wall’s nomination on March 20 in Swift Current will officially mark the start of the Saskatchewan Party’s nominations process.
“It is an unqualified honour to represent the constituency of Swift Current and to carry the Saskatchewan Party banner into the next election,” Wall said. “I...
Posted On February 19, 2014
Saskatchewan’s wholesalers had a banner year in 2013, hitting $23.8 billion in trade, the highest ever recorded on an annual basis. Seasonally unadjusted, wholesale trade was up by 8.4 per cent in 2013 over 2012, the highest percentage increase among the provinces. Nationally, wholesale trade was up only 1.2 per cent.
“We know Saskatchewan’s economy had a very successful 2013 and wholesale trade helped to contribute...