8:30 a.m. Saskatchewan has some catching up to do when it comes to innovation, scoring a “D-” on a report card released by the Conference Board of Canada this week. Paul Preston, director of science, technology and innovation policy with the Conference Board, joins John to discuss.
9:00 a.m. The Hour of the Big Stories… Open Session
9:30 a.m. Advanced Education Minister Tina Beaudry-Mellor joins John to discuss Saskatchewan’s low innovation score and what the province needs to do to improve its standing.
10:00 a.m. SLGA Minister Gene Makowsky joins the show to respond to a rural restaurateur who says the province’s liquor privatization rules are making business more complicated.
11:00 a.m. Wedding season is upon us once again! Local marriage commissioner Ari Avivi joins John to share some of his best and most bizarre wedding stories.
12:00 p.m. Former geographic profiler and Saskatchewan expat Kim Rossmo joins John to discuss how a knack for numbers turned into a career hunting down some of the world’s most notorious serial killers.