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Day-to-day operations continue while the change to a single health region looms over the Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region on May 25, 2017.

RQHR wind down continues, budget deficit predicted

By 980 CJME May 26, 2017 - 6:28am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 6:28am

The wind down of the 12 regional health authorities is underway as the province moves to a single organization.

It is hoped the new Saskatchewan Health Authority will be...

A wide variety of food options will be available at the second test event at Mosaic Stadium on May 27, 2017.

Plethora of local food options for 2nd Mosaic test event

By Kevin Martel May 26, 2017 - 6:12am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 6:12am

Whether it's a big appetite or a creative one, Mosaic Stadium should be able to satisfy the stomachs of those attending Saturday's Regina Rocks Mosaic concert.

The...

The Uncover the Cure Cocktail Party raised $82,900 for prostate cancer on May 25, 2017.

Uncover the Cure raises $82K for prostate cancer

By Lauren Golosky May 25, 2017 - 10:24pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 10:24pm

More money is being raised to fight prostate cancer at the local level.

Thursday night’s the Uncover the Cure Cocktail Party, hosted by 980 CJME’s John Gormley, raised $...

The City of Regina and Evraz Place are encouraging those going to Regina Rocks Mosaic on May 27, 2017 to use public transportation instead of driving.

City pushes transit for those attending Mosaic concert

By Kevin Martel May 25, 2017 - 2:46pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 2:46pm

Organizers of the Regina Rocks Mosaic concert on Saturday continue to push people to use public transportation to get down to the new stadium.

"We're trying to shift the...

The three are charged with first-degree murder of Shawn Douglas whose body was found in Aug. 2014.

Trial begins for 3 accused in Shawn Douglas murder

By Sarah Mills May 25, 2017 - 2:33pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 2:33pm

The trial of three men accused in the death of Shawn Douglas began Thursday in Regina.

Joshua Wilson, Johnathan Peepeetch and Dennis Thompson are charged with the first-...

Emma Medeiros posted a video to Facebook on May 23, 2017, showing two pieces of a hot dog stuffed with what she describes as several razor blades.

'Appears to be a one-off:' police investigate hot dog with razor blades

By Kevin Martel May 24, 2017 - 6:29pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 9:27am

Police in Regina have started an investigation into who stuffed a hot dog full of razor blades and left the potentially dangerous treat in a yard in North Central.

A...

Fire burns away most of the roof on a duplex located on Markwell Drive near Walter Crescent on May 24, 2017.

Regina duplex fire destroys roof, sends 2 to hospital

By Kevin Martel May 24, 2017 - 6:20pm Updated: May 24, 2017 - 6:20pm

Bright, orange flames ate away most of the roof of a duplex in Regina's north end.

While nobody was home in part of the duplex, two people from the other half were sent...

Several unions from across Saskatchewan gathered at the legislature to protest the provincial budget on May 24, 2017.

Unions rally again against provincial budget cuts

By Sarah Mills May 24, 2017 - 2:26pm Updated: May 24, 2017 - 2:26pm

The legislative session has ended but the anger over the provincial budget continues.

Called “Stand up for Saskatchewan”, roughly 500 union members and supporters...

Regina police believe its security plan is sound as Mosaic Stadium gets set to host a concert on May 27, 2017.

'Sound' security plan for Mosaic Stadium concert

By Kevin Martel May 24, 2017 - 12:23pm Updated: May 24, 2017 - 12:23pm

Despite the horrific attack at a stadium in Manchester, Regina police won't be adding additional security for the concert at new Mosaic Stadium this weekend.

"You know...

Tracey Halladay (centre, bottom row) with her daughter Jordyn with the competitors of North America's Strongest Woman at Mettle Performance Training Centre on May 21, 2017.

Regina teacher one of the strongest on the continent

By Sam Maciag May 24, 2017 - 10:18am Updated: May 24, 2017 - 2:05pm

By day, she teaches third and fourth graders at McDermid Community School in Regina. By night, she's flipping 600-pound tires and pressing 180-pound axel bars over her head....

The City of Regina said current mosquito populations are only about 20 per cent of last year's numbers on May 23, 2017.

Regina battles mosquitoes, tent caterpillars

By Britton Gray May 23, 2017 - 6:22pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 6:22pm

With the weather getting warm, it's not just people who are becoming more noticeable outside.

The City of Regina is doing what it can to keep mosquito populations at bay...

Hannah's mother Janet Leflar and stepfather Wade Anderson address media outside Court of Queen's Bench in Regina on May 23, 2017.

Hannah Leflar's family speaks as sentencing hearing ends

By Sarah Mills May 23, 2017 - 3:12pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 6:06pm

After two weeks of testimony and two weeks of tears for the family of Hannah Leflar, the sentencing hearing for the teen who killed her has wrapped up.

"It's been really...

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