City of Regina News

The 2018 season promises to be one the Pats players won't soon forget.

'Excited and proud:' Current and former Pats ecstatic over Memorial Cup

By Arielle Zerr February 19, 2017 - 3:49pm Updated: February 21, 2017 - 6:57am

Moments before the announcement was made that Regina would host the 2018 Memorial Cup the players and coaches packed into a board room in the Moose Jaw arena.

It was 70...

A selection of drones available at Redline Hobby in Regina on Feb. 17, 2017.

Drone drug drop off at Regina jail raises eyebrows

By Britton Gray February 18, 2017 - 12:57pm Updated: February 21, 2017 - 6:44am

It sounds like something you might only see in the movies, but sometimes reality is stranger than fiction.

Around two weeks ago, staff at the centre had to intercept a...

The warmer weather can cause ice surfaces to become soft and possibly create a tripping hazard.

Warmer Regina weather causes less than ideal outdoor rink conditions

By Britton Gray February 13, 2017 - 8:27pm Updated: February 13, 2017 - 8:27pm

With warmer February weather comes extra motivation to participate in outdoor activities, and for some that means lacing up the skates and heading to the outdoor rinks.


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

Big renos at Cornwall Centre as mall gets ready for new tenant

By Kevin Martel February 6, 2017 - 4:53pm Updated: February 6, 2017 - 4:53pm

The Cornwall Centre will see a multi-million dollar renovation project start shortly for one of the mall's newest tenants.

A commercial building permit of $5.8 million...

Regina received approximately 12 centimetres of snow over the weekend.

Plows busy clearing Regina streets after snowfall

By Kevin Martel February 6, 2017 - 1:57pm Updated: February 6, 2017 - 4:04pm

Plows, graders and ice control were all out on Regina roads trying to make the snowy drive a little easier on Monday.

A systematic plow of category 1-4 streets began at...

The City of Regina has approved its snow route pilot program, which would include the stretch of Victoria Avenue from Broad Street to Winnipeg Street.

Regina city council votes in favour of snow route program

By Kevin Martel January 30, 2017 - 4:52pm Updated: January 30, 2017 - 8:58pm

Regina city council has given the green light to its snow route program for next winter.

Council voted in favour of the pilot program Monday night, which, after a...

Rashid Ahmed (left) cancelled a trip to visit family in Tennesse because of uncertainty in the U.S..

U.S. travel ban worries refugee in Saskatoon, while Canadian politicians give support

By JT Marshall, Erin McNutt January 29, 2017 - 1:14pm Updated: January 29, 2017 - 2:41pm

Travel bans that are part of an executive order from U.S. President Donald Trump are starting to have a ripple effect in Canada.

Rashid Ahmed is a permanent resident...

City Hall in Regina.

City of Regina considering hiring an Integrity Commissioner

By Kevin Martel January 22, 2017 - 11:11am Updated: January 22, 2017 - 11:13am

The City of Regina is entertaining the idea of having an individual investigate and recommend possible disciplinary action for unethical behaviour of those on city council....

City Hall in Regina.

City of Regina to begin pruning elm trees around General Hospital

By 980 CJME January 22, 2017 - 8:39am Updated: January 22, 2017 - 10:01pm

The City of Regina will begin pruning elm trees in the area around the General Hospital Monday.

In a news release, the city said the American elms in that neighbourhood...

Regina mayor Michael Fougere is off to Ottawa to be apart of the Big City Mayors' Caucus (BCMC).

Regina mayor headed to Ottawa to meet with other big city mayors

By Kevin Martel January 19, 2017 - 3:41pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 3:41pm

Regina's mayor is headed to Ottawa to meet up with his big city colleagues hoping to make an impact on the Trudeau Government before the federal budget is released.


Jim Aho points to the area where Waskimo will be held.

Waskimo returns to Regina for the first time since 2003

By Sarah Mills January 9, 2017 - 4:25pm Updated: January 9, 2017 - 4:25pm

After more than a decade away, Waskimo is back this winter.

The annual festival of winter activities returns east of the Broad Street bridge on February's family day....

Snow plows were out early Friday morning in Regina as the city received around three inches of snow.

Regina snow plows hit the streets

By Britton Gray December 30, 2016 - 6:44pm Updated: December 30, 2016 - 6:44pm

Regina got around three inches of fresh snow and snow plows were hitting the streets early Friday morning. The trucks began by cycling through category one and two roads,...