Regina

More Gas Leaks??

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA BEACH, Sask. - SaskEnergy says it is investigating two more possible gas leaks in a community north of Regina where a rupture is suspected in a...

When It Comes To B.C. Local Elections, Standing Out Isn't A Good Thing

Dermod Travis | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

For the last six weeks, deep in the B.C. legislature, eight MLAs have been toiling away at trying to set spending limits for municipal parties and their candidates in 2018, as well as third parties. It's been an oddly quiet discussion, given that their recommendations might restore a modicum of faith in local democracy. Might.

Government Riders Fans Sure Do Take A Lot Of 'Sick Days'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - The Canadian Taxpayers Federation is taking a closer look as to when government employees in Saskatchewan are taking their sick days.CTF prai...

What's Behind The Malaise With B.C.'s Local Elections?

Dermod Travis | Posted 11.02.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

In Vancouver, less than one in five eligible voters re-elected Gregor Robertson in 2011. In Victoria, less than one in six re-elected Dean Fortin. In Nanaimo, Kamloops, and Prince George, less than one in seven elected their mayors.

Althia Raj

Mayors Push Trudeau On Pledge To Help Fix Cities

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 08.20.2014 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON — Two big city mayors came to Edmonton Wednesday hoping to get details from Liberal leader Justin Trudeau on his infrastructure plans. They...

Prairies Face Forced Evacuations, Swamped Highways

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2014 | Canada Alberta

About 500 people were forced out of their homes and dozens of roads were impassable due to flooding caused by a deluge of rain in southern Saskatchewa...

Man Kicks Legislature Door In.. Then Things Get REALLY Weird

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - Regina police are investigating a break and enter at the Saskatchewan legislature after someone kicked through the glass on a front door.Poli...

First Saskatchewan Player In The Super Bowl Has Them Giddy

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - A flag is now flying at Regina city hall to support the first Saskatchewan-born player to compete in the Super Bowl.Punter Jon Ryan will be o...

Officials Urge Vaccination After Latest Outbreak

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - Health officials in Saskatchewan are investigating two more suspected cases of measles and are urging people to be immunized.The Regina Qu'Ap...

First Nation Teen Told Not To Wear This Sweater

CBC | Posted 03.16.2014 | Canada Alberta

A Saskatchewan student was told not to wear a sweater in school that has the words "Got Land? Thank an Indian" on it, although officials hav...

Mom Outraged Over Fat Suits For School Play

CP | Adriana Christianson, CJME, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - A musical about weight discrimination in show business is stirring up a debate about fat suits in a Regina high school's version of the play....

Camped Out In Ice Fishing Shacks On Regina Street For Special Brew

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - Fans of a once-a-year holiday beverage in Saskatchewan kept up their tradition of queuing overnight for the treat, even though they had to en...

November Legislature Recap

Cole Hogan | Posted 01.26.2014 | Canada Alberta
Cole Hogan

The Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan resumed sitting late last month, Members making the trek to Regina for the Third Session of the 27th Legislative Assembly.

Tiger-Cats Make No Excuses

CP | Neil Davidson, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.24.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - No excuses and nothing to celebrate. The Hamilton Tiger-Cats' tumultuous season was extinguished in brutal fashion in front of a gleeful Ride...

Unlike The Super Bore -- Er, Super Bowl -- The Grey Cup's Got Game

Andy Juniper | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Andy Juniper

Sex reared its head in a press conference featuring the Grey Cup's two coaches this week: "Hey, coach, should your players have sex before the big game?" Roughriders coach Corey Chamblin brought down the house with his response: "They win the championship, they'll have a lot of it. Trust me."

Win The Grey Cup, Get A Lot Of Sex: Coach

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - Win the Grey Cup and expect to get lucky. A lot.That was the word from Saskatchewan coach Corey Chamblin on Wednesday when he was asked the t...

Who Are You Cheering For In The Grey Cup?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.19.2013 | Canada Alberta

No one throws a party like Rider Nation and that cunning reputation is set to get a surreal boost when they host the hometown team, as it goes for glo...

Regina Mother's Stand Against Climate Change

Emma Pullman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta
Emma Pullman

Amy Snider doesn't fit the profile of your typical activist. The stepmother to two and mother of one lives in Regina and is an ESL instructor at the local university. Her husband is a professor in English Literature. She grew up in Vancouver, and moved to Regina in the 1990s to go to school. She pursued a Master's degree in English and traveled the world before settling back down in Regina. What brought her back? Love.

Suspected Carbon Capture Fraud Investigated

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - RCMP in Saskatchewan are looking into how millions of taxpayer dollars were spent at a carbon capture research centre.Mounties say a fraud in...

Snoop On Your Kids, Says Mom Of Dead Alleged Bullying Victim

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - The family of Regina teenager who died last week suggests the 13-year-old girl took her own life and that bullying may have played a role in ...

How These Officers Went Above And Beyond For Injured Pooch

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - A stray dog who was found, rescued and cared for by Regina police officers now has a permanent home.Const. Cory Longhurst was flagged down Th...

Long Road Ahead for Broten's NDP

Cole Hogan | Posted 11.29.2013 | Canada Alberta
Cole Hogan

The Saskatchewan Party has launched a political advertisement against the new leader of the Saskatchewan NDP and Leader of the Official Opposition, Cam Broten. The advertisement attempts to tether Broten to the previous NDP leader, Dwain Lingenfelter, and to the party's 2011 First Nations resource revenue sharing policy.

Teen Admits To Killing Man Over The Colour Of His Shirt

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2013 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - A Regina teenager who pleaded guilty to manslaughter for killing a man over the colour of his shirt has been sentenced to seven years in pris...

Not Allowed To Look At Young Girls 'The Way I Used To'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2013 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - Rock legend Paul McCartney says he's "excited" to play in Regina for the first time in his long and storied career, calling it a chance "to m...

Referendum on Regina Wastewater Plant an Opportunity to Clarify Facts About P3s

Charles Lammam | Posted 09.29.2013 | Canada
Charles Lammam

After months of heated debate about using a public-private partnership (P3) to upgrade Regina's wastewater treatment system, the city council recently...