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Regina council is expected to finalize its reopened budget on April 18, 2017 after a provincial budget left the city short $10.3 million.

Regina council expected to finalize reopened budget

By Kevin Martel April 18, 2017 - 6:30am Updated: April 18, 2017 - 4:51pm

It's take two for Regina city council as it must again finalize its budget in light of a funding shortfall.

Council has had a week to digest what city administration...

The Regina Pats cameback from the brink of elimination to make it to the Eastern Conference Finals.

Comeback complete: Pats beat Swift to move on to Round 3

By Arielle Zerr April 17, 2017 - 11:10pm Updated: April 17, 2017 - 11:27pm

Outside the locker room the Pats had their share of doubters, but inside they had confidence.

Behind 3-1 in a best of seven series against their division rivals, many...

Lancaster Taphouse says Pats fans have been coming in to watch the games during the team's playoff run.

Regina bars booming from Pats playoff run

By Britton Gray April 17, 2017 - 4:58pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 4:58pm

Pats fans unable to get tickets to the sold-out playoff games are taking to the local bars to watch their team in action.

Lancaster Taphouse co-owner Tim Rogers says it...

Regina police are investigating a gunshot fired at a home on the 1000 block of Argyle Street on April 16, 2017.

Woman moving after violent incidents in North Central

By Britton Gray April 17, 2017 - 1:28pm Updated: April 17, 2017 - 1:28pm

After a shot was fired through a window in North Central Regina on Saturday, one person who lives in the area said it's nothing new.

“It's the second one we've had in (...

While most city facilities are open on Easter Monday, civic offices, cemeteries and the Neil Balkwill Civic Arts Centre are closed on April 17, 2017.

What’s open and closed in Regina on Easter Monday

By 980 CJME April 17, 2017 - 9:54am Updated: April 17, 2017 - 9:54am

It’s Easter Monday, which means an extra-long weekend for some, but not others. 

It’s mostly back to business on Monday, with garbage collection and recycling being...

Darrell Davis: The magic of Game 7

By Darrell Davis April 17, 2017 - 7:08am Updated: April 17, 2017 - 7:08am

Game 7: Swift Current Broncos versus the Regina Pats.

It's not just the WHL's smallest centre against the country's oldest junior hockey franchise, this is an all-...

Jamie Nye: The fun police speak out and they're right

By Jamie Nye April 17, 2017 - 7:03am Updated: April 17, 2017 - 8:34am

The fans hate it, the players hate it, and now we find out the referees hate it too – I'm talking about the rule against excessive celebrations for touchdowns in the National...

A vehicle was stolen with a child inside in November, but was quickly recovered after an anonymous tip.

Man arrested in Regina theft of vehicle with child inside

By 980 CJME April 17, 2017 - 6:37am Updated: April 17, 2017 - 6:37am

Almost five months later, to the day, police have laid charges in an incident where a vehicle was stolen with a child inside.   Samson Goodwill-Severight, 20, was arrested...

Jeremy Rieger, from Regina, has gained popularity around the world by his scaled up furniture designs, including a Nintendo console coffee table that's four times the real size.

Regina man's unique furniture gains worldwide popularity

By Jessika Guse April 16, 2017 - 10:23pm Updated: April 17, 2017 - 4:20pm

Big time furniture and design craftsman Jeremy Rieger is making a name for himself in Regina.

Regina Pats fans lined up on April 16, 2017, two hours before the box office opened to sell tickets for Game 7 against the Swift Current Broncos.

Early bird gets the tickets as Pats Game 7 sells out

By Jessika Guse April 16, 2017 - 10:16pm Updated: April 17, 2017 - 9:59am

It didn’t take very long for available tickets to run out for the seventh and deciding game between the Regina Pats and Swift Current Broncos.

Dozens of fans lined up...

Regina police are investigating a gunshot fired at a home on the 1000 block of Argyle Street on April 16, 2017.

North Central home damaged by gunfire

By 980 CJME April 16, 2017 - 8:38am Updated: April 16, 2017 - 1:15pm

The window of a home in Regina's North Central neighbourhood needs to be replaced after a gunshot was fired Saturday.

Regina police said officers were dispatched to the...

Austin Wagner scored twice Saturday night to help the Pats force a Game 7.

Pats outwork the Broncos 5-3 to force Game 7

By Arielle Zerr April 16, 2017 - 12:04am Updated: April 16, 2017 - 12:05pm

Just five days ago the Pats were up against the wall.

Saturday night they were celebrating by belting out Bohemian Rhapsody in the locker room.

The number one...