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Police display dozens of guns at headquarters after announcing the results of Regina's first-ever gun amnesty on Feb. 16, 2017.

Regina gun amnesty called successful; over 150 firearms turned in

By Kevin Martel February 16, 2017 - 4:54pm Updated: February 16, 2017 - 4:54pm

It's being called a successful two week gun amnesty initiative by Regina police.

With shotguns and rifles leaned up against the wall, and pistols and other handguns in...

The Cornwall Centre is getting ready for a $5.8 million renovation project to welcome a new tenant expected early in 2018.

Floor layout shows H&M coming to Regina mall

By 980 CJME February 16, 2017 - 2:47pm Updated: February 16, 2017 - 2:49pm

It would appear there is further proof that H&M Canada is coming to the Cornwall Centre in Regina.

It was reported earlier this month that the famous chain may be...

Regina police have not confirmed if a gun used in an apparent break and enter on Feb. 15 was real.

Regina police investigate after report of break-in with possible gun

By 980 CJME February 16, 2017 - 8:36am Updated: February 16, 2017 - 8:36am

Regina police believe a gun could have been involved in a break-and-enter on the 400 block of 17thAvenue East Wednesday night.

Police were called around 10 p.m. to a...

Jamie Nye: Chris Jones is learning, but we can learn from him

By Jamie Nye February 16, 2017 - 8:33am Updated: February 16, 2017 - 8:33am

Chris Jones is learning.

That much is apparent through not only the first two days of free agency but also how he's handling business. Last year, there were several...

Darrell Davis: Bad news in Toronto

By Darrell Davis February 16, 2017 - 7:50am Updated: February 16, 2017 - 7:50am

The Toronto Argonauts are a mess! Team president Michael Copeland, who was effective when he worked in the CFL office, evidently has no concept for running a franchise.


The City of Regina won’t be recouping any money from the firm in charge of overseeing the electronic voting system after delay getting results out on election night Oct. 26, 2016.

No refund from firm after municipal election results delay: Regina city clerk

By Kevin Martel February 16, 2017 - 6:47am Updated: February 16, 2017 - 6:47am

After a delay in getting out the results of this past October's civic election, the city will not recoup any money from the third party firm responsible for overseeing the...

Regina police are looking for information regarding a possible firearms offence on Dewdney Avenue near Albert Street on Feb. 14, 2017.

Woman allegedly points gun at someone on Regina's Dewdney Ave

By 980 CJME February 15, 2017 - 9:17pm Updated: February 15, 2017 - 9:17pm

Regina police are providing information about a possible firearms offence near the downtown.

Police said officers received a call around 12:41 p.m. Tuesday about a...

A crowd is gathered outside for the launch of the second annual Coldest Night of the Year walkathon on Feb. 15, 2017.

YWCA launches walk to raise awareness for women and children homelessness

By Britton Gray February 15, 2017 - 8:27pm Updated: February 15, 2017 - 8:27pm

After a successful debut in 2016, the Coldest Night of the Year walkathon kicked off for the second year.

Members of the YWCA, as well as sponsors and walkers from last...

Sixty-nine students at Henry Janzen Elementary School were absent on Monday due to an illness the Regina Public School Board wouldn't identify.

Students, teachers at northwest Regina school absent due to illness

By Sarah Mills February 15, 2017 - 11:32am Updated: February 15, 2017 - 3:21pm

A sickness is running through the halls of Henry Janzen Elementary in Regina's northwest.

Out of 460 students, 69 were out on Monday, 54 on Tuesday and 52 on Wednesday...

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have reached a deal with international receiver Chad Owens, who spent six seasons in Toronto before playing last year with Hamilton.

Chad Owens among Riders free agent signings

By Arielle Zerr February 15, 2017 - 11:21am Updated: February 15, 2017 - 5:48pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have reached a deal with international receiver Chad Owens.

The move came as a surprise to many, but Owens said when it was clear he wouldn’...

A 27-year-old man from Carrot River, Sask., has been charged with impaired driving and failing to stop for a police officer. He was  caught in Regina after allegedly evading police in Assiniboia and Moose Jaw.

Drunk driving charge laid after Regina police chase

By 980 CJME February 15, 2017 - 11:13am Updated: February 15, 2017 - 11:14am

A 27-year-old man from Carrot River, Sask., is facing charges after a chase early Sunday morning in Regina.

Regina police said the incident happened around 3:32 a.m. ...

Jamie Nye: Chris Jones scores big in first hours of free agency

By Jamie Nye February 15, 2017 - 8:26am Updated: February 15, 2017 - 8:26am

Rider fans should be very happy with the first two names signed by the team on Day 1 of CFL Free Agency.

Derek Dennis comes to Saskatchewan with the most outstanding...