News Release - November 23, 2010
SEVEN CITIZENS RECEIVE SASKATCHEWAN’S HIGHEST HONOUR
Lieutenant Governor Dr. Gordon L. Barnhart invested seven people into the Saskatchewan Order of Merit in Regina today.
"The Saskatchewan Order of Merit enables us to celebrate collectively the achievements of our most outstanding citizens," Barnhart said. "The newest members of the Order join a company of extraordinarily talented and committed individuals; each has created a lasting legacy that has benefitted the people of our province beyond measure."
This year's recipients are:
The Saskatchewan Order of Merit is the province's highest honour, recognizing individuals who have contributed significantly to the well-being of the province and its residents. Including the seven new members, there have been 175 appointments to the Order of Merit since its inception in 1985.
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