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Fans are being cautioned about buying tickets from scammers ahead of Ed Sheeran’s concert at SaskTel Centre on July 23, 2017.

Ed Sheeran seats a hot ticket for scalpers: province

By 650 CKOM March 16, 2017 - 12:52pm Updated: March 16, 2017 - 1:00pm

Scammers and scalpers are banking on making a quick buck off Ed Sheeran fans.

Saskatchewan’s Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority has flagged the musician’s upcoming...

A Saskatoon woman says she was taken for about $300 after responding to an online ad offering free samples of skincare products.

Saskatoon woman says promise of free samples turned into costly headache

By 650 CKOM March 15, 2017 - 11:59am Updated: March 16, 2017 - 6:19am

A Saskatoon woman is sharing a timely story for Fraud Prevention Month.   Sandy Epp spoke with Brent Loucks Wednesday morning.   She said she's out about $300 after clicking on...

Epinephrine Auto Injectors or EpiPens are used to treat severe allergic reactions.

Price of EpiPens remains stable in Canada as it skyrockets in the U.S.

By 980 CJME August 25, 2016 - 8:09am Updated: August 25, 2016 - 8:09am

The price of an EpiPen has increased by about 500 per cent in the U.S. since 2009, but people with severe allergies should be protected from that kind of price hike in Canada...

Petro-Canada station at Victoria Avenue and Winnipeg Street. June 5 2016

Most Regina Petro-Canada stations run out of fuel

By Lisa Schick June 5, 2016 - 12:28pm Updated: June 5, 2016 - 12:32pm

Filling up a vehicle could be a bit of a hassle for people in Regina on Sunday, as most Petro-Canada gas stations in the city are out of fuel. 

Some stations still had...

Todd McKay with the Canadian Taxpayers Federation highlights gas tax.

Taxpayers' federation highlights gas tax ahead of long weekend

By Kevin Martel May 19, 2016 - 3:12pm Updated: May 20, 2016 - 7:02am

Thousands of people will be hitting the road for May long weekend, and the Canadian Taxpayers' Federation (CTF) is using that to bring attention to the gas tax.

On what...

Regina's outdoor farmers' market growing

By Lisa Schick May 7, 2016 - 3:13pm Updated: May 9, 2016 - 7:51am

With the sun beaming down and wind at a minimum, Saturday was an almost perfect day for the first outdoor Regina Farmers' Market of the year.

"The vibe is awesome, we...

Save-on-Foods opens location in Regina, April 1 2016.

Save-on-Foods good for shoppers: marketing strategist

By Lisa Schick April 2, 2016 - 10:56am Updated: April 2, 2016 - 10:56am

The new Save-on-Foods in Regina is nothing but good for shoppers, according to a local marketing strategist.

The Queen's City's newest grocery store held its grand...

Save-on-Foods opens location in Regina April 1, 2016.

Regina shoppers intrigued by Save-on-Foods franchise

By Kevin Martel April 1, 2016 - 4:23pm Updated: April 1, 2016 - 4:23pm

Shoppers are busy checking out the newest grocery store in Regina.

Save-on-Foods is now open on Albert Street south, where the old Canadian Tire was formerly located....

Regina gas station showing price at 91.9 cents per litre.

Gas prices up to 91.9 cents per litre in Regina and Saskatoon

By Adriana Christianson March 8, 2016 - 5:34pm Updated: March 8, 2016 - 5:34pm

Prepare to feel annoyed if you didn’t fill up on gas last week, because gas prices are shooting up by more than 10 cents in Regina and Saskatoon.

“Most stations that are...

File photo of a golfer in a toque at the Royal Regina Golf Course in late October 2014.

Warm weather an early gift for ice cream lovers and golfers

By Adriana Christianson March 4, 2016 - 6:53pm Updated: March 7, 2016 - 6:55am

With another weekend of double-digit high temperatures, some seasonal businesses are looking at an early start.

Ryan Boldt at Milky Way says the classic ice cream vendor...

Sask. PC Party calls for province to utilize waste heat in food industry

By Brant Hilton February 22, 2016 - 7:22am Updated: February 22, 2016 - 7:22am

The Progressive Conservative Party in Saskatchewan has its eye on developing more locally-grown produce in a way to grow the province’s food industry.

The PC Party has...

Profit driving up gas prices at Regina stations

By Brant Hilton February 19, 2016 - 6:37am Updated: February 19, 2016 - 11:05am

Regina motorists are likely to have a lighter wallet following the next time they fill up their vehicle with gas.

Gas prices have shot up 16 cents in Regina since...

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