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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...

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

Regina woman warns of razor-spiked food left in yard

By 980 CJME May 23, 2017 - 2:11pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 4:32pm

A Regina woman is cautioning pet owners after she made a horrifying discovery in the yard where her dogs roam.

Emma Medeiros posted a video to Facebook Tuesday showing...

MLA Christine Tell giving remarks in a Canadian-themed cowboy hat on May 23, 2017.

Regina unveils Canada 150 celebrations

By Lauren Golosky May 23, 2017 - 1:33pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 1:33pm

With the drumming, dancing and noisemakers, it looked like a party at the legislature Tuesday.

It was, in a way, as the City of Regina kicked off its celebrations for...

Loved ones of 19-year-old Andrew Pasap gather outside provincial court in Regina on May 23, 2017 as the accused makes her first court appearance on a charge of manslaughter.

'Rest in peace brother:' family of manslaughter victim mourn

By Kevin Martel May 23, 2017 - 1:04pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 1:09pm

With tears streaming down their cheeks, the loved ones of Andrew Pasap huddled together hugging and tried to console one another in the face of an immense loss for the family...

Darrell Davis: Follow the bouncing ball

By Darrell Davis May 23, 2017 - 11:50am Updated: May 23, 2017 - 11:50am

Racquetball is my life for this entire week. I'll miss the Green Zone, but a guy's gotta do something other than watch sports, write about sports or talk about sports.

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Regina police said a confession was obtained from three youths who were involved in a house fire on May 23, 2017.

3 children involved in Regina house fire

By 980 CJME May 23, 2017 - 11:48am Updated: May 23, 2017 - 11:48am

Police have identified three kids, all under 12-years-old, who were involved in with a house fire.

The fire occurred on the 800 block of Garnet Street on May 14, 2017....

Regina police’s impaired driving enforcement team stopped almost 500 drivers during the May long weekend.

Regina police nab 3 drunk drivers during May long blitz

By 980 CJME May 23, 2017 - 11:38am Updated: May 23, 2017 - 11:38am

While it’s recognized as the unofficial kickoff to summer, the May long weekend has also become known for tragic road collisions in Saskatchewan.

Regina police were...

Photos on social media show the scene inside Manchester Arena.

Sarah Mills: Memories of Manchester Arena

By Sarah Mills May 23, 2017 - 11:23am Updated: May 23, 2017 - 11:23am

It was the summer of 1996, soon after a trip to Saskatchewan for my cousin's wedding in Preeceville, that I headed north on the train, excited for my trip to Manchester.

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