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Johnathon Edward Kakewash, 31, from Winnipeg, is shown in a handout from Regina police.

2 more arrests, another man wanted in Regina man’s murder

By 980 CJME June 16, 2017 - 10:46am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 10:46am

A 31-year-old man wanted in Regina’s first murder of 2017 is being sought by city police and authorities in Winnipeg.

A Canada-wide warrant has been issued for Johnathon...

Darrell Davis: Put Rose in the Hall!

By Darrell Davis June 16, 2017 - 10:04am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 10:04am

Pete Rose should be in baseball's Hall of Fame.

But the sport's most accomplished player may have struck out in his final bid for enshrinement.

Rose's latest...

Jamie Nye: Advice for the new guy

By Jamie Nye June 16, 2017 - 8:38am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 8:38am

As cool as it sounds to be the commissioner of the CFL, it is usually a thankless job that doesn't last that long.

We close the book on the two-year tenure of...

980 CJME’s Sarah Mills with her father at age seven or eight (left) and now.

Daddy’s girl Sarah Mills reminisces with dad on Father’s Day

By Sarah Mills June 16, 2017 - 6:57am Updated: June 16, 2017 - 6:57am

They say the first man a girl falls in love with is her daddy. He can push her the highest on the swing, fix any toy and be there to mend a broken heart.

In celebration...

Regina police investigate a crash between a bicycle and vehicle on 7th Avenue near Albert Street on June 15, 2017.

Man fighting for life after bicycle, truck collide

By Kevin Martel June 15, 2017 - 9:19pm Updated: June 15, 2017 - 9:19pm

A 21-year-old man is fighting for his life after a crash between a bicycle and a truck in North Central Thursday afternoon.

Regina police got the call around 4:50 p.m....

Four city operated pools, including the Wascana Pool, officially opened to the public June 15, 2017.

Outdoor swimming season arrives: 4 pools open, 2 delayed

By 980 CJME June 15, 2017 - 5:30pm Updated: June 15, 2017 - 5:34pm

Recent weather in Regina might not be ideal for taking a dip, but when the sky clears and the sun beats down, some of Regina's outdoor pools will be waiting for swimmers.

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Gerald Ennis (left) was facing a 150 per cent rent increase at Wascana Rehabilitation Centre, which was determined to be a mistake on June 15, 2017.

Regina man’s long-term care rent increase due to clerical error

By 980 CJME June 15, 2017 - 11:48am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 11:48am

A clerical error led to a resident of Wascana Rehabilitation Centre (WRC) believing he would face 150 per cent increase to his rent.

Gerald Ennis told 980 CJME about the...

Regina Public Schools has made some tough decisions as a result of receiving $9.5 million less from the province due to the budget and changes to the education funding formula.

Regina Public Schools cut teaching positions in budget

By 980 CJME June 15, 2017 - 10:35am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 10:35am

Regina Public Schools is cutting 22 teaching positions as a result of this year's budget.

It was one of the decisions made following a $9.5 million loss in revenue from...

Darrell Davis: My Hall of Fame friend

By Darrell Davis June 15, 2017 - 8:36am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 8:36am

Don Matthews – 10 Grey Cups, 231 regular-season victories, fellow Hall of Fame inductee, smart, cantankerous, living on the edge, conniving, successful.

Friend.

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Jamie Nye: Mayweather vs. McGregor will be hard to ignore

By Jamie Nye June 15, 2017 - 8:09am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 8:09am

It's actually happening.

After months of speculation, Floyd Mayweather, the biggest name in boxing, will fight Conor McGregor, the biggest name in mixed martial arts....

Regina police are looking for one man after two women were attempted to be robbed, and a man coming to help was sprayed with bear spray in the east end June 13, 2017.

Assault, attempted robbery in Regina's east end

By 980 CJME June 14, 2017 - 10:09pm Updated: June 18, 2017 - 3:11pm

An attempted robbery of two women and an assault on one man have Regina police searching for a suspect.

It happened in the 2100 block of Prince of Wales Drive Tuesday...

Gerald Ennis and his daughter Nicole Dobson meet with Health Minister Jim Reiter outside Regina's Wascana Rehab June 14 2017.

Regina man facing massive long-term care rent increase

By Sarah Mills June 14, 2017 - 4:16pm Updated: June 14, 2017 - 4:16pm

A Regina man and his family are shocked at a massive increase they will need to pay for long-tem care.

Gerald Ennis suffers from ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease...

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