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Saskatchewan cannabis sales top $13 million per month

Saskatchewan cannabis sales top $13 million per month

Saskatchewan posts second-highest sales growth in the west as Canada-wide cannabis sales hit a record for second straight month
Office vacancy rates spikes in Regina,  Saskatoon

Office vacancy rates spikes in Regina, Saskatoon

Much of the empty space being seen in older Class A, B and C class buildings, and tenant incentives are increasing
Manitoba land tax ‘needs reform’ : CD Howe

Manitoba land tax ‘needs reform’ : CD Howe

Land transfer tax revenues increased ninefold from 1997 to 2019, and the average land transfer tax rate has more than doubled
Ceres joins Saskatchewan canola crusher queue

Ceres joins Saskatchewan canola crusher queue

Ceres Global has become the fourth major producer to announce a new canola crusher facility for Saskatchewan in the past three months
Prairie drought looms over a promising season

Prairie drought looms over a promising season

Manitoba and Saskatchewan could experience the driest conditions in 100 years by this summer, climatologists warn
Biggest helium facility lifts off in Saskatchewan

Biggest helium facility lifts off in Saskatchewan

New $32 million helium purification facility near Battle Creek is the biggest such plant in Canada. Saskatchewan is one of the few places in the world with large helium reserves.
Soaring lumber costs spook commercial builders

Soaring lumber costs spook commercial builders

Saskatchewan’s commercial real estate market is solid but developers say high lumber costs make it hard to price projects
Saskatchewan readies for May 30 re-opening

Saskatchewan readies for May 30 re-opening

With more than 70 per cent vaccinated against COVID-19, province sets stage for step one on its re-opening road map
Saskatchewan only Western province creating jobs in April

Saskatchewan only Western province creating jobs in April

Province saw 9,500 new positions added in April as the jobless rate fell to 6.6 per cent, tied as the lowest in Canada
Fall of a Prairie icon

Fall of a Prairie icon

Saskatchewan’s iconic wooden elevators are quickly disappearing from the Prairie horizon