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May 2020 Unemployment Rate in Canadian Provinces and Cities

May 2020 Unemployment Rate in Canadian Provinces and Cities

Canada’s national unemployment rate was 13.7 percent in May. The unemployment rate topped the previous high of 13.1 per cent set in December 1982 in more than… Read more »

May 2020 Unemployment Rate Hits New Record Even as Economy Adds Jobs

May 2020 Unemployment Rate Hits New Record Even as Economy Adds Jobs

Statistics Canada reports a record high unemployment rate as the economy added 289,600 jobs in May, with businesses reopening amid easing public health restrictions. The unemployment rate rose to 13.7… Read more »

Large Gatherings in Saskatchewan Not Likely until 2021: Top Doctor

Large Gatherings in Saskatchewan Not Likely until 2021: Top Doctor

Saskatchewan’s chief medical health officer says COVID-19 restrictions on large gatherings in the province are not likely to lift before next year. Dr. Saqib Shahab says he believes Saskatchewan… Read more »

Nature Conservancy of Canada Releases List of 308 Animals and Plants that Only Exist in Canada

Nature Conservancy of Canada Releases List of 308 Animals and Plants that Only Exist in Canada

For the first time, Canadian biologists have come up with a list of plants, insects and animals that live only in this country and say many of them are… Read more »

CMHC Tightens Lending Standards, Changes Required Credit Score and Debt Servicing Ratio

CMHC Tightens Lending Standards, Changes Required Credit Score and Debt Servicing Ratio

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation is tightening its lending standards, making it tougher for Canadians to borrow money to purchase a home. The country’s national housing agency says… Read more »

Things to Do

Quarantine Concerts to Live Stream Today – Thursday, June 4

Quarantine Concerts to Live Stream Today – Thursday, June 4

A list of music performances to live-stream today.

COVID-19: What is Open & Closed in Saskatoon; Saskatoon Reopening Plan

COVID-19: What is Open & Closed in Saskatoon; Saskatoon Reopening Plan

Saskatchewan government has declared a state of emergency to combat the rapid rise of COVID-19. Public gatherings will be limited to no more than 10 people inside… Read more »

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Travel Ideas

25 Must Visit Natural Wonders in Saskatchewan

25 Must Visit Natural Wonders in Saskatchewan

From impressive hills to flatlands, sand dunes to purple sand beach, Saskatchewan has many natural attractions that will call to the nature lover in you. Check out… Read more »

Drive-in Theaters in Saskatchewan

Drive-in Theaters in Saskatchewan

The number of open air theatres have reduced significantly across the country from urban sprawl. These age-old places where one can watch a movie under the stars… Read more »

15 of the Best Places to Fish Around Saskatoon

15 of the Best Places to Fish Around Saskatoon

If you thought there weren’t any good spots to hit up around Saskatoon for some great angling, you’d be wrong! There are a ton of amazing lakes,… Read more »

Food & Drink

Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner Takeouts in Saskatoon

Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner Takeouts in Saskatoon

Treat your Mom to Brunch or Dinner. From Mother’s day mini tea to fully prepared meals, here is a list of places for Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner. You… Read more »

Flower and Mother’s Day Gift Delivery Options in Saskatoon

Flower and Mother’s Day Gift Delivery Options in Saskatoon

Mother’s Day is just around the corner! If you need some inspiration on finding that perfect gift to show mom how much you care, local businesses in… Read more »

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Are you missing trips to Canada’s Wonderland filled with ‘screamastic‘ rides and yummy treats including their famous funnel cakes? Though there is no real substitute for the… Read more »

Saskatoon Restaurants Open For Take Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Saskatoon Restaurants Open For Take Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Things are changing day-by-day as our community does what it can to flatten the curve and stay safe in the COVID-19 pandemic. This means some changes for… Read more »