Alcohol and tobacco taxes going up, Uber will have to charge GST/HST, and no path out of deficit are just a few highlights from the 2017 federal budget.
REGINA -- Saskatchewan residents will have to dig deeper into their pockets for everything from alcohol to home renovations as the government increases the provincial sales tax to help tackle a $1.3-billion deficit.
What we know so far. Five people are dead and about 40 are injured. An armed attacker was shot dead by police after he fatally stabbed an officer.
Enbridge Inc. said Wednesday it is cutting about 1,000 jobs, or six per cent of its staff, following the completion of its takeover of Spectra Energy Corp of Houston, Texas.
The Saskatchewan Transportation Company has cancelled many of its bus routes starting this afternoon, and is trying to help travellers out with other means of transportation.