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Katherine Zazulak was honoured by her friends and fellow residents at the Renaissance Retirement Residence.

Regina resident turns 100

By Kevin Martel January 19, 2017 - 7:44pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 7:44pm

Regina has a new member in the centenarian club.

Katherine Zazulak was honoured by her friends and fellow residents at the Renaissance Retirement Residence as she was...

A server delivers dinner at the Salvation Army Haven of Hope.

Third annual fancy feast for the less fortunate

By Kevin Martel January 19, 2017 - 6:26pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 6:26pm

The inside of the Sally Ann in Regina was transformed into something that resembled a formal dining room, as dozens of those in need were treated to a fancy feast.


Regina mayor Michael Fougere is off to Ottawa to be apart of the Big City Mayors' Caucus (BCMC).

Regina mayor headed to Ottawa to meet with other big city mayors

By Kevin Martel January 19, 2017 - 3:41pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 3:41pm

Regina's mayor is headed to Ottawa to meet up with his big city colleagues hoping to make an impact on the Trudeau Government before the federal budget is released.


The province hopes the board of the new health authority will be in place by fall 2017.

Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region supports province's move to single authority

By Sarah Mills January 19, 2017 - 2:34pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 2:34pm

The board of the Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region has passed a motion to support the province's move to a single health authority.

The motion not only supports the...

The assault is alleged to have happened outside Regina International Airport on Sept. 11, 2016.

Off-duty RCMP instructor charged for allegedly punching driver

By 980 CJME January 19, 2017 - 2:09pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 4:18pm

An assault charge against an off-duty RCMP training instructor is coming to light more than four months after the incident allegedly took place.    In a news release Thursday,...

Regina Police Chief Evan Bray says crystal meth is the drug creating the most problems for Regina police.

Crystal meth driving crime in Regina: police chief

By Britton Gray January 19, 2017 - 1:55pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 2:10pm

Regina’s top cop is pointing to crystal meth as the No. 1 driver of crime in the city.

Evan Bray said while fentanyl poses a problem due to the dangers of the drug,...

Regina police were dispatched to a home on the 1400 block of Princess Street for a report of people with a firearm and other weapons on Jan. 18, 2017.

2 taken into custody after overnight standoff with SWAT

By 980 CJME January 19, 2017 - 12:31pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 12:31pm

A man and woman have been taken into custody after SWAT had to gas them out of a Regina home early Thursday morning.

Around 11:38 p.m. Wednesday, police were dispatched...

Victoria Park in downtown Regina on Jan. 18, 2017.

Martel on the Move: Unusual winter weather brings unusual activity

By Kevin Martel January 18, 2017 - 7:11pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 10:38am

Bigfoot. The Loch Ness Monster. A Saskatchewan January day above 0 C.

They're all rare, and if they do turn up, it's hard to believe.

But even the skeptics are...

A 16-year-old Regina boy faces 17 charges.

Regina teen faces 17 charges after police respond to firearm threats

By 980 CJME January 18, 2017 - 1:10pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 1:10pm

A 16-year-old boy is facing a long list of charges after Regina police were called to two separate incidents Tuesday night. A 33-year-old man called police around 9 p.m. on Jan...

A new Mainstreet poll shows 41 per cent of Regina residents opposed a safe injection site in the city, with 39 per cent supporting one.

Poll shows Regina split on safe injection sites

By 980 CJME January 18, 2017 - 6:39am Updated: January 18, 2017 - 6:39am

A new Mainstreet poll shows people in Regina divided over safe injection sites.

The company surveyed 628 residents of the city between Jan. 3 - 4, 2017.

Of those...

A Regina Police Service cruiser.

Man charged with setting fire to Regina business over 5 months ago

By 980 CJME January 17, 2017 - 8:46pm Updated: January 17, 2017 - 8:46pm

A man is being accused of setting fire to a Regina business last summer.

Police arrested and charged Kelly Ryan Powell, 29, on Jan. 12. He allegedly started a blaze at a...

A photo provided by RCMP of Eldon Joshua Dubois on Jan. 17, 2017.

Sask. RCMP looking for man wanted on numerous charges

By 980 CJME January 17, 2017 - 12:05pm Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:05pm

Punnichy RCMP are asking for the public's help in locating a man who has warrants out for his arrest.

Eldon Joshua Dubois, 23, of Muskowekwan First Nation is wanted by...