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Kohl Elder was sentenced for raping and strangling a teen in October 2015 on June 14, 2017.

Kohl Elder sentenced for rape, forcible confinement of teen

By Sarah Mills June 14, 2017 - 2:10pm Updated: June 14, 2017 - 2:10pm

"There is no doubt that she has been permanently damaged or changed as a result of Kohl's actions," said Justice Ellen Gunn as she sentenced Kohl Elder to seven-and-a-half...

The CP Women’s open trophy in Regina on June 14, 2017, for the announcement that the Wascana Country Club will host the tournament in August 2018.

Regina to host 2018 LPGA Tour event

By Lauren Golosky June 14, 2017 - 12:08pm Updated: June 14, 2017 - 1:01pm

Call it a trifecta.

The CP Women’s Open will be held in Regina next year, the same year the city will also host two other major sporting events – the Brier and the...

Regina’s school divisions say they are working on a Memorandum of Understanding about the transportation of kindergarten to Grade 8 students in a news release on July 14, 2017.

Regina public, Catholic schools to share school buses

By 980 CJME June 14, 2017 - 10:06am Updated: June 14, 2017 - 10:06am

Regina’s public and Catholic schools are coming together, at least for busing.

In a news release, the two school boards announced they will be signing a Memorandum of...

Jamie Nye: Feeling no sympathy for U.S. Open whiners

By Jamie Nye June 14, 2017 - 8:25am Updated: June 14, 2017 - 8:25am

Nice to see some professional golfers are acting like crybabies ahead of the U.S. Open once again.

The annual storyline is usually about how difficult the course plays....

Darrell Davis: Long may they reign!

By Darrell Davis June 14, 2017 - 8:22am Updated: June 14, 2017 - 8:22am

Maybe the Golden State Warriors won't even get invited to the White House.

Although President Donald Trump has changed quite a few traditions since being elected, he did...

Regina's mayor (centre) and First Nations chiefs sign a memorandum of understanding to educate about racism on June 13, 2017.

City of Regina, FSIN sign agreement to educate about racism

By Britton Gray June 13, 2017 - 1:45pm Updated: June 13, 2017 - 1:45pm

In an effort to continue to provide education and awareness about racism, the City of Regina and members from the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) signed an...

Russell Eirich, the City of Regina's manager of forestry, pest control and horticulture, shows what a typical mosquito trap looks like on June 13, 2017.

Mosquitos that can carry West Nile arrive in Regina

By Kevin Martel June 13, 2017 - 1:07pm Updated: June 13, 2017 - 1:07pm

The type of mosquito that can carry the West Nile Virus has arrived in Regina.

"The Culex tarsalis mosquito that we have right now is just arriving a little bit earlier...

Regina police are investigating after an officer allegedly clocked a driver travelling at 183 kilometres an hour in a construction zone on Ring Road around 8:30 p.m. on June 11, 2017.

Police look for driver for 'dangerous driving' on Ring Road

By 980 CJME June 13, 2017 - 12:21pm Updated: June 13, 2017 - 1:34pm

Another driver has been clocked travelling at a high speed in Regina – and this time police are looking for help finding them.

Police said officers conducting laser...

Darrell Davis: Choosing Dwight

By Darrell Davis June 13, 2017 - 7:30am Updated: June 13, 2017 - 7:30am

Dwight versus Elvis. What a debate!

Sometimes our off-the-cuff, non-sports Green Zone discussions lead to the most interesting feedback. Such as, I've never been called...

Jamie Nye: Don't criticize players for NBA broken system

By Jamie Nye June 13, 2017 - 7:27am Updated: June 13, 2017 - 7:27am

All the haters of Kevin Durant for jumping ship and joining the Golden State Warriors can swiftly shut their mouths.

Durant is a champion and the only reason people play...

A police cruiser was hit by a truck at the intersection of Dewdney Avenue and Albert Street on June 12, 2017.

Regina police SUV hit, man charged with failing to yield

By 980 CJME June 12, 2017 - 11:12pm Updated: June 12, 2017 - 11:40pm

One man has been sent to hospital after a crash with a police cruiser on Monday night.

According to a release, around 7:33 p.m., Regina police responded to a crash in...

The city says over 8,000 people used the city's transit system for the Riders first preseason game on June 10, 2017.

Despite kinks, city happy with amount of transit users

By 980 CJME June 12, 2017 - 6:22pm Updated: June 12, 2017 - 6:22pm

There are still issues to address ahead of the official opening of new Mosaic Stadium.

Transit remained a big problem at the preseason game Saturday — some fans waited...