Tag Archives: Saskatchewan

• Wahoo Saskatchewan! Performers want stripping allowed in liquor establishments

Wahoo Saskatchewan! Performers want stripping allowed in liquor establishments

CORRECTION: The Norman Brown quoted in this story supporting a petition to allow stripping in Saskatchewan bars is not the Norman J. Brown who is a member of the Official Board of Knox-Metropolitan United Church. The Leader-Post regrets any confusion the story might have caused.  Some performers from the Bare Essentials burlesque show spent […]

• Study advocates free booze for the homeless

Study advocates free booze for the homeless

A University of Victoria study recommends hiking alcohol prices in the province, while giving homeless people controlled access to free booze. That way, the study’s authors argue, young people will be less likely binge drink, and homeless people will be less likely to turn to cheaper non-beverage alternatives, like hairspray and hand sanitizer. Alcohol in […]

• Study maps how Canadians drink alcohol, eh

Study maps how Canadians drink alcohol, eh

If you’re a bar owner in Saskatchewan you’ll want to stock more of the hard stuff than you would in Quebec, where wine is far more popular. And as a maritime publican, you’ll just want to have a lot. A new study of drinking habits across the country shows a marked difference in the types […]

• Great Canadian wine from coast to coast. That's right…Canadian Wine.

Great Canadian wine from coast to coast. That's right…Canadian Wine.

“I don’t need Canada Day to celebrate Canadian wine. I’ll happily drink Canadian wines any day of the week and on any occasion. There are plenty to choose from; from coast to coast, there are more than 300 wineries in Canada. (Even Saskatchewan has a fruit winery.)”