Premiers address energy and national unity in Saskatoon

As the annual premiers meeting draws to a close in Saskatoon, leaders are adamant they agree on more topics than they disagree. However, divisions around resource development, the environment and national unity appear unresolved. Ryan Kessler reports.

Premiers want to ensure local jurisdiction respected when it comes to climate change decisions

Canada’s premiers are calling on the federal government to give provinces “full credit” for emission reductions in their respective jurisdictions and put forward “sufficient” funding for local adaptation and mitigation projects. This comes on the second day of the annual…

Health care, trade on the agenda as Canada’s premiers set to meet in Saskatchewan

July 10 2019 9:07am Canada’s premiers are set to meet in Saskatchewan on Wednesday, with multiple topics including health care and reducing trade barriers are expected to be on the books for discussions. Kyle Benning reports. ‘ }); } else…

5 premiers don cowboy duds, flip pancakes on Calgary Stampede visit

Five premiers donned cowboy duds and flipped pancakes at a Calgary Stampede breakfast hosted by Alberta’s Jason Kenney. Kenney is meeting with Ontario’s Doug Ford, Saskatchewan’s Scott Moe, New Brunswick’s Blaine Higgs and Bob McLeod of the Northwest Territories ahead…

Northwest Territories premier believes talks to manage offshore Arctic drilling may signal end of ban

The federal government is opening talks with northerners on managing offshore energy exploration in the Canadian Arctic, a move some hope signals a coming relaxation of the current ban on potential development. “I would hope that’s the case,” said Northwest…