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According to his agent, Vince Young is among the players cut by the Roughriders on June 17, 2017.

Vince Young, Anthony Allen among those released by Riders

By 980 CJME June 17, 2017 - 5:23pm Updated: June 17, 2017 - 7:31pm

The Roughriders’ experiment with Vince Young seems to have come to an end.

The team signed the once retired NFL quarterback in March, but Young injured his hamstring in...

Richard Alexander Smolek Harty, 26, is being charged on June 16 after a Nissan 350Z was clocked by police travelling 183 km/h in a construction zone.

Man charged after 'dangerous driving' on Ring Road

By 980 CJME June 16, 2017 - 4:14pm Updated: June 16, 2017 - 4:14pm

After a car was clocked speeding more than 180 kilometres an hour in a construction zone in Regina, a man is now being charged.

On June 11, 2017, police were monitoring...

Queen City Pride hosts its second annual ally clinic at the Canadian Blood Services building in Regina on June 16, 2017.

Regina pride hosts blood clinic to 'give back,' despite ban

By 980 CJME June 16, 2017 - 11:42am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 11:46am

Men who have sex with other men can’t donate blood – but their allies can.

That’s the point of a blood drive held in Regina Friday.

Queen City Pride is hosting...

Johnathon Edward Kakewash, 31, from Winnipeg, is shown in a handout from Regina police.

2 more arrests, another man wanted in Regina man’s murder

By 980 CJME June 16, 2017 - 10:46am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 10:46am

A 31-year-old man wanted in Regina’s first murder of 2017 is being sought by city police and authorities in Winnipeg.

A Canada-wide warrant has been issued for Johnathon...

On June 15, 2017, Ottawa announced provinces that don't sign onto the national climate plan will not receive some federal funding.

Wall calls Ottawa funding change for provinces 'extortion'

By 980 CJME June 15, 2017 - 6:04pm Updated: June 15, 2017 - 6:07pm

The Sask. government is speaking out against a recent decision by Ottawa to only provide certain funding to provinces that join a national climate plan. 

On Thursday,...

Four city operated pools, including the Wascana Pool, officially opened to the public June 15, 2017.

Outdoor swimming season arrives: 4 pools open, 2 delayed

By 980 CJME June 15, 2017 - 5:30pm Updated: June 15, 2017 - 5:34pm

Recent weather in Regina might not be ideal for taking a dip, but when the sky clears and the sun beats down, some of Regina's outdoor pools will be waiting for swimmers.

Seeding is 99 per cent complete across Saskatchewan, according to the latest crop report published on June 15, 2017.

Seeding mostly complete in Sask.: crop report

By 980 CJME June 15, 2017 - 1:53pm Updated: June 15, 2017 - 1:53pm

For all intents and purposes, most of the crop is in the ground in Saskatchewan.

The province’s weekly crop report said seeding was 99 per cent complete in Saskatchewan...

Gerald Ennis (left) was facing a 150 per cent rent increase at Wascana Rehabilitation Centre, which was determined to be a mistake on June 15, 2017.

Regina man’s long-term care rent increase due to clerical error

By 980 CJME June 15, 2017 - 11:48am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 11:48am

A clerical error led to a resident of Wascana Rehabilitation Centre (WRC) believing he would face 150 per cent increase to his rent.

Gerald Ennis told 980 CJME about the...

Saskatchewan’s population is growing at a rate of 1.4 per cent, according the province on June 15, 2017.

Sask. population now 1.16M as growth slows

By 980 CJME June 15, 2017 - 11:19am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 11:19am

Saskatchewan continued to grow, but at a slower pace than last year.

According to the province, Saskatchewan has grown by 3,026 in the first quarter of 2017 – or at a...

Regina Public Schools has made some tough decisions as a result of receiving $9.5 million less from the province due to the budget and changes to the education funding formula.

Regina Public Schools cut teaching positions in budget

By 980 CJME June 15, 2017 - 10:35am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 10:35am

Regina Public Schools is cutting 22 teaching positions as a result of this year's budget.

It was one of the decisions made following a $9.5 million loss in revenue from...

Regina police are looking for one man after two women were attempted to be robbed, and a man coming to help was sprayed with bear spray in the east end June 13, 2017.

Assault, attempted robbery in Regina's east end

By 980 CJME June 14, 2017 - 10:09pm Updated: June 18, 2017 - 3:11pm

An attempted robbery of two women and an assault on one man have Regina police searching for a suspect.

It happened in the 2100 block of Prince of Wales Drive Tuesday...

Regina’s school divisions say they are working on a Memorandum of Understanding about the transportation of kindergarten to Grade 8 students in a news release on July 14, 2017.

Regina public, Catholic schools to share school buses

By 980 CJME June 14, 2017 - 10:06am Updated: June 14, 2017 - 10:06am

Regina’s public and Catholic schools are coming together, at least for busing.

In a news release, the two school boards announced they will be signing a Memorandum of...