While staff members from waterworks department for the City of Meadow Lake have been working around the clock testing the water quality, it could be a while before the precautionary drinking water advisory is called off.
A transmission structure fire is being blamed for a widespread power outage that extends north of the Battlefords to areas such as Meadow Lake, Beauval, Buffalo Narrows and La Loche, leaving thousands without electricity today.
Program Manager Cecile Mistickokat, MLTC tribal chief Eric Sylvestre, Meadow Lake mayor Gary Vidal and MLA Jeremy Harrison dig their shovels in the earth at the site of the soon-to-be-built Waskoosis Safe Shelter.Kathy Gallant/meadowlakeNOW Staff
April 10, 2018 - 1:43pmUpdated: April 10, 2018 - 2:54pm
The Saskatchewan Government said the province is on track to meet its three-year promise to return to a balanced budget, projecting a deficit of $365.3 million for 2018-19 and a modest $6 million surplus the following fiscal year.