Tourism News

Nataya (second from left) was left with a two-inch gash on the back of her head after falling through a sewer lid at a Saskatchewan rest stop.

Sask. government reviewing safety after toddler falls into septic tank in Maple Creek

By Adriana Christianson June 28, 2016 - 5:50pm Updated: June 28, 2016 - 6:00pm

The province is investigating how a toddler fell into a septic tank at a Tourism Saskatchewan rest stop in Maple Creek last week.

Richard Murray is Deputy Minister of...

City of Weyburn.

MoneySense Magazine ranks Weyburn 'best place to live in Saskatchewan'

By 980 CJME June 9, 2016 - 6:37pm Updated: June 10, 2016 - 6:24am

It’s the home to golfer Graham Delaet, the Red Wings junior hockey team and one of the only KFC buffets in the country, Weyburn is ranked as the best place to live in...

Canadian Finals Rodeo

Tourism Saskatoon plans bid to host Canadian Finals Rodeo

By Ashley Wills March 4, 2016 - 1:54pm Updated: March 4, 2016 - 5:46pm

After more than forty years in Edmonton, the Canadian Finals Rodeo could be coming to Saskatoon.

Tourism Saskatoon is planning a bid to host the massive event as early...

File photo of beach at Cayo Santa Maria in Cuba.

Regina family has passports taken after reporting theft at Cuban hotel

By Adriana Christianson February 5, 2016 - 2:56pm Updated: February 5, 2016 - 3:00pm

When a Regina family reported jewelry and cash stolen from a hotel safe in Cuba, anger escalated to panic when hotel managers and security blocked access to their passports....

Auto Clearing Motor Speedway north of Saskatoon.

Wyant Group takes over name for Auto Clearing Speedway

By 650 CKOM February 3, 2016 - 1:59pm Updated: February 3, 2016 - 1:59pm

The Auto Clearing Motor Speedway is getting a name change.   One of North America's best oval race tracks will now operate as the Wyant Group Raceway.   The Wyant Group's core...

Saskatoon tourism hopeful Sask. Rush will give industry added jolt

By François Biber January 16, 2016 - 11:10am Updated: January 16, 2016 - 11:10am

Lacrosse fever hit a boiling point Friday with the Saskatchewan Rush home-opener at SaskTel Centre.

As thousands filed in to watch Saskatchewan’s new pro-sports team,...

Photo of Uranium City Saskatchewan summer 2011.

Tourism Saskatchewan expects low loonie to benefit industry

By Adriana Christianson January 15, 2016 - 2:11pm Updated: January 15, 2016 - 2:15pm

If there's any bright side to the low value for the loonie, it might be shining on the Saskatchewan tourism industry.

Jeremy Harrison is the minister responsible for...

Hunting.

Sask. outfitters may attract more U.S. clients with low loonie

By Adriana Christianson January 14, 2016 - 6:47pm Updated: January 14, 2016 - 7:00pm

The low loonie could actually have some positive spin-off benefits for the Saskatchewan tourism industry.

Harvey Kroll is the president of the Saskatchewan Outfitters...

The crowd at the Labour Day Classic in 2011.

Labour Day Classic sold out, but hotel rooms still available in Regina

By Brant Hilton September 4, 2015 - 6:20am Updated: September 4, 2015 - 7:42am

Regina still has hotel rooms available during the Labour Day weekend, but anyone planning to visit at the last minute to go to the Labour Day Classic will have to make other...

Waskesiu Beach at Prince Albert National Park.

Boosting tourism funding eyed by premier to help northern Saskatchewan

By paNOW staff September 2, 2015 - 12:17pm Updated: September 2, 2015 - 3:19pm

After meeting with Premier Brad Wall on Thursday afternoon, Prince Albert Mayor Greg Dionne said they are on the same page about the next step for northern Saskatchewan after...