November 20, 2023Industry West recently chronicled the growth of FlexNetworks across Saskatchewan.
September 1, 2023In 2023-24, SaskTel will allocate $106 million toward accelerating the expansion of its fibre optic broadband network to more communities included in SaskTel’s Rural Fibre Initiative (RFI),
August 1, 2023Access to adequate and reliable internet service is vital to communities and their economic development, and Beaver River Broadband is going the extra mile to ensure the economic health of First Nation communities in Saskatchewan.
July 3, 2023In the summer of 2022, SaskTel began rolling out its 5G network in rural parts of the province to help revolutionize connectivity and bring residents and businesses across Saskatchewan more opportunity and growth.
June 1, 2023It’s been a decade of efforts to ensure Muscowpetung, a First Nation in the Qu’appelle Valley, has the internet service they need. Over the years they’ve used different approaches from multiple local providers, but their newest option is unusual in Saskatchewan and in its scope.
SaskTel and South Saskatchewan Ready Partner to Bring infiNET Service to Southern Saskatchewan Communities
May 1, 2023Industries across the province are transforming to meet economic demands, and it's increasingly apparent that in today's digital world a reliable broadband internet connection is vital for businesses and residents to thrive and succeed.
April 3, 2023Nokomis’ present is that of a Connected Town, and its future moves toward a Connected Saskatchewan.
March 1, 2023March is Fraud Prevention Month, and SaskTel and Crime Stoppers across Saskatchewan are reminding everyone to protect themselves from cyber fraud.
SaskTel jumps winter hurdles to connect more Saskatchewan residents through the Rural Fibre Initiative
February 1, 2023For SaskTel, the socioeconomic benefits of expanding our fibre optic broadband network to more rural Saskatchewan communities far outweighs the construction challenges that arise during the winter months.
January 3, 2023Partnerships can be powerful, and the story of getting reliable and abundant high-speed internet in Waldheim shows what can happen when the industry, government, and people work together.
December 7, 2022Everyone could benefit from some Zen in their busy day-to-day lives, even massage therapists and health care providers! For someone like Mandy Bishop who has a strong passion for bringing wellness to people and a deep knowledge of health essentials, this also means delivering a curated self-care experience right to your doorstep.
November 23, 2022SaskTel's Phones for a Fresh Start (PFFS) program is a great way to give your old phone new purpose by supporting those who are less fortunate.
October 6, 2022What can communities do to strengthen the connection with local business and industry so everyone can grow together?
Jun 6, 2022The modern world is ever-changing and relies heavily on advanced networks to support day-to-day activities – from simply calling loved ones, to running a business. In Saskatchewan, SaskTel’s wireless and wireline networks provide critical connectivity to the vast majority of residents and businesses across...
May 3, 20225G is the fifth generation of wireless technology, and like previous evolutions in wireless technologies, 5G will offer higher performance, improved effiiency, and new user experiences that will help to establish and connect new industries in Saskatchewan.
March 1, 2022An internet connection has become essential to the fabric of our digital world and modern economy. Its importance is far reaching and allows for the overall success of Saskatchewan residents, communities, and the province as a whole.
SaskTel continues to enhance connectivity throughout Saskatchewan with its $100 million Rural Fibre Initiative
February 1, 2022SaskTel is blazing a trail across Saskatchewan as they continue to enhance highspeed internet connectivity for thousands of residents and businesses.
November 23, 2021 Canada’s agriculture industry is a major economic contributor, and Saskatchewan is herding its resources to stay on top. To put it into perspective, annually, the livestock industry contributes more than $13 billion to Canada’s economy in farm cash receipts, and Saskatchewan generates over $2 billion of that total each year.
September 23, 2021 During a recent discussion on broadband in Saskatchewan, Milton Tootoosis had one word of advice - Kîhipa (key-pa), which is the Cree word for hurry up. Milton did not elaborate, but it is worth exploring, why Kîhipa?
July 28, 2021 We frequently get asked about the return on investment or the socio-economic benefits for various initiatives. What we should include in these conversations is a very important question – what more can we do to retain, attract, motivate, and support our youth, (people aged 15-29)?