March 1, 2016 10:41 am
Updated: August 4, 2016 8:52 pm

Saskatchewan election results 2016: Sask. Party wins Meadow Lake riding

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Jeremy Harrison of the Sask. Party has won the Meadow Lake riding with 4,309 votes beating out the NDP’s Dwayne Lasas who got 1,411 votes.

Summary: Associate Minister of the Economy Jeremy Harrison seeks a third term in Meadow Lake.


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Boundaries: A rural riding to the northwest of Saskatoon, Meadow Lake mainly consists of communities surrounding lakes, including Chitek Lake, Turtle Lake, Loon Lake, and of course, Meadow Lake.

Last Election: Harrison defeated NDP candidate Helen Ben by over 1700 votes, 62-37 per cent.

History: Since 1981, Meadow Lake has always elected a candidate from the party forming government.

Candidates

Saskatchewan Party: Jeremy Harrison, MLA since 2007

NDP: Dwayne Lasas, Vice Chief of the Meadow Lake Tribal Council

Liberal: Eric McCrimmon, Bachelor of Commerce student at the University of Saskatchewan

Green: Sarah Risk

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