4th wave still possible in Saskatchewan if vaccine effort continues to stall: experts

Saskatchewan hit its vaccination target of 70 per cent of all those eligible receiving their first dose in late June. Since then, that percentage has remained in the low 70s, leaving infectious... Read more »

Sask. RCMP pilot embeds psychiatric nurses in 911 centre to handle mental health calls

Psychiatric nurses embedded inside the RCMP’s operational command centre in Regina are taking 911 calls from people in mental distress and coaching front-line officers as part of a pilot project in Saskatchewan that the... Read more »

COVID-19 patients ending up in Saskatchewan ICUs are overwhelmingly unvaccinated

COVID-19 restrictions in Saskatchewan may have lifted this past Sunday, but it doesn’t mean the threat of COVID-19 has disappeared from the province.  Officials say the lifting of restrictions make it especially important to get... Read more »

Weeks away from a full reopen, data shows Sask. has lowest vaccination rate among Canadian provinces

After initially leading the nation in vaccination rates, Saskatchewan has fallen to the back of the line when it comes to putting shots in the arms of its residents.  According to data... Read more »

Sask. stops giving AstraZeneca as 1st dose over supply issues, considers Pfizer for 2nd

Saskatchewan’s chief medical health officer says it’s “likely” those who received AstraZeneca as their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine could have Pfizer-BioNTech for their second due to supply issues. Recent studies have... Read more »