Saskatchewan waterbodies remain free of invasive mussels

Officials said ongoing prevention efforts were key last year in ensuring Saskatchewan waters remain free of invasive mussels. Testing was done on 121 waterbodies in the province during 2018, with no confirmed findings of zebra and quagga mussels. READ MORE:…

Yorkton, Sask. men fined, suspended for hunting under the influence

Two Yorkton, Sask., men have been fined and handed suspensions for hunting while under the influence of marijuana. Saskatchewan conservation officers said the men were found in a vehicle parked on Wildlife Development Funds lands near Calder, Sask., in September…

Conservation officers armed with assault weapons could lead to more deaths: FSIN

The Federation of Indigenous Sovereign Nations (FSIN) said arming conservation officers with assault weapons could result in more deaths in rural Saskatchewan. They also said it will raise tensions. Media reports say the Saskatchewan government is seeking a bid for…