‘What now?’: Single mom, rural worker mull future as SLGA closures near
Despite striking a severance deal with the province, employees at soon to be shuttered SLGA stores face an uncertain and worrisome future.
SLGA investigation states cybersecurity attack compromised 40,000 people
The personal information of roughly 40,000 individuals was compromised during a privacy breach of the Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority during December 2021.
Nov 24, 2022
Personal employee information possibly accessed during SLGA cyberattack: Sask. government
The provincial government says there is a risk that personal employee information may have been accessed during a cybersecurity attack on SLGA back on Dec. 25.
Jan 17, 2022
NDP says 350 SLGA employees are looking at unemployment in January
Critic for jobs and economy Aleana Young said these are profitable stores, but the government is unwilling to update and adapt these businesses.
Nov 30, 2022
Sask. liquor and gaming will auction off 35 liquor permits for retail stores next month
Online auctions for the SLGA permits will be held from Feb. 6 to Feb. 15.
SLGA retails not considered ‘core businesses’ by Saskatchewan government
Scott Moe announced that SLGA will be exiting the retail market to allow the government more focus on health care, education and highways.
Oct 26, 2022
Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority continues data hack investigation
As the investigation continues, SLGA has found some clients information may have also been accessed during the cyber incident.
Jun 28, 2022
Recent SLGA policy changes has craft industry in Saskatchewan excited
Changes by SLGA to the craft manufacturers designation is being called a positive step by Saskatchewan distillers, wineries and brewers.
Feb 1, 2021
Coronavirus: SLGA ramps up health and safety measures at liquor stores
Along with increased sanitizing practices, SGEU said all employees are now required to wear gloves as the SLGA ramps up health and safety measures at provincially owned liquor stores.
Mar 31, 2020
Sask. government planning to expand third party liquor warehousing
The Saskatchewan government is looking to expand third party alcohol warehousing options for niche or specialty products.
Nov 27, 2019
Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming suppliers raise concerns regarding data hack
SLGA is coming under fire for its handling of an information breach caused by a group of hackers shortly after Christmas Day last year.
Apr 5, 2022
SLGA pulling Russian liquor from shelves in Saskatchewan’s support for Ukraine
Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority is delisting all Russian products from its distribution centre and retail stores.
Feb 28, 2022
Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority investigating Christmas Day cybersecurity incident
The Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority (SLGA) disabled certain computer systems and applications as it investigates a cybersecurity incident from Dec. 25.
Dec 28, 2021
SLGA aware of around 20 in progress liquor retail permit sales
The two-year moratorium on selling retail liquor permits ended on October 9, following the 2016 decision to close 39 public stores and add 50 more private retailers.
Oct 12, 2018
Saskatchewan not meeting quality control targets for craft alcohol industry: auditor
The auditor noted over half of local craft alcohol products don't have valid lab test certificates, but found no cases of tainted products or alcoholic content misrepresentation.
Jun 7, 2022
Proposed casinos would break rules: SLGA
Proposed casinos by Saskatchewan native band would break rules: gaming authority.
Apr 2, 2014
Saskatoon teens discourage impaired driving on SLGA liquor bags
Customers at the University Heights liquor store in Saskatoon will receive a reminder not to drink and drive - courtesy of local students.
Dec 20, 2016
Rebellion Brewing wants SLGA to accelerate changes to its craft beer policies
Rebellion Brewing is making a case for craft beer. The company's vice-president Mark Heise said their business is booming, and it wants the province to make changes to the craft beer industry, sooner rather than later.
Sep 27, 2016
Rebellion, Minhas in dispute over resold kegs
The SLGA is investigating complaints that Minhas Sask. Ventures was selling craft beer without brewer permission.
Dec 14, 2018