Business & Economy

NorthWinds Bus Lines owner Anne Calladine will be providing services in the tri-communities for NLSD.
NorthWinds Bus Lines owner Anne Calladine will be providing services in the tri-communities for NLSD. Derek Cornet/larongeNOW Staff

NorthWinds receives NLSD busing contract for remainder of school year

By Derek Cornet
September 21, 2018 - 5:08pm

NorthWinds Bus Lines Ltd. has once again been contracted by the (NLSD) Northern Lights School Division to provide transportation to students in Air Ronge and La Ronge.

The change will be in effect for the remainder of 2018-2019 school year, according to a media release, with service starting Sept......

Business was brisk during the Ice Wolves home opener on the weekend.
Business was brisk during the Ice Wolves home opener on the weekend. Derek Cornet/larongeNOW Staff

Cravings is the new Mel Hegland concession operator

By Derek Cornet
September 20, 2018 - 10:00am

Cravings Late Night Food in Air Ronge is the new concession operator at the Mel Hegland Uniplex.

Business owners Jamie and Charmaine Charles have already operated the concession three times in the last month including two exhibition games, as well as the Ice Wolves home opener last weekend. The.....

Northern Lights School Division Director of Education Jason Young couldn't comment on the suspension Monday.
Northern Lights School Division Director of Education Jason Young couldn't comment on the suspension Monday. submitted photo/Jason Young

NLSD suspends bus company from providing service in tri-communities

By Derek Cornet
September 17, 2018 - 5:00pm

An overcrowded school bus, an employee caught on film not driving safely and a student who was let off at a wrong stop could be some of the reasons Allinone Conveyance had its busing contract suspended Saturday by the Northern Light School Division’s board of education.

Those are some.....

Aura Cannabis will pay $20,000 to open a store in Saskatoon
Aura Cannabis will pay $20,000 to open a store in Saskatoon Derek Cornet/larongeNOW Staff

Aura Cannabis to pay no extra fee for business licence in La Ronge

By Derek Cornet
September 13, 2018 - 5:00pm

La Ronge council members have decided there will be no special fee for Aura Cannabis to set up shop downtown.

“I think I swayed the rest of council because I honestly believe … a business is a business and it doesn’t really matter what they are,” Mayor Ron Woytowich.....

Premier Scott Moe says the province will bring its case against a carbon tax to the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal.
Premier Scott Moe says the province will bring its case against a carbon tax to the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal. Kevin Martel/CJME News Staff

Sask. Premier wants Trans Mountain pipeline to push forward

By CJME News Staff
September 6, 2018 - 5:17pm

Saskatchewan's Premier is joining the chorus of voices pushing for the federal government to do whatever it can to restart the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.

Speaking on Gormley Thursday morning, Scott Moe said nothing that he heard from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s meetings in Alberta on Wednesday reassured him.....

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