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The 'Splainer: Green hearts of darkness

4 hours 27 min ago
It’s devastation in Rider Nation. Austin loses his mind trying to answer a simple question: What will the 2019 Saskatchewan Roughriders look like? Chris Jones’ departure left four job vacancies. Half of those were filled

New program making HIV testing more accessible

5 hours 43 min ago
A Regina pharmacy is now offering point-of-care HIV testing to its patients in the hope of making the test m

SuperGrid showing on big screens in Regina, Moose Jaw

5 hours 43 min ago
Regina-made post-apocalyptic movie SuperGrid is finally having a hometown screening. It’s scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 30, 7:30 p.m., at Rainbow Cinemas. The film is also showing in Moose Jaw at the Mae Wilson Theatre on Friday, Jan

Opinion: Other provinces show way to better Sask. education system

5 hours 43 min ago
If Saskatchewan looks at its neighbours, there are opportunities for us to strengthen our education system while shrinking the bill we’re leaving to our kids to pay for it. First, here’s some important context: Canada has one of the highest

Volunteer medical first responders not allowed to administer Naloxone

5 hours 43 min ago
Pressure is mounting on the province to act fast and add Naloxone to the list of medications volunteer medical first responders can administer when someone is experiencing an opioid overdose. Currently, volunteer first responders are not al

Pros and cons: Breaking down the bids for the 2020 Grey Cup game

5 hours 43 min ago
The Saskatchewan Roughriders have a strong case for being the host team for the 2020 Grey Cup game. But so do the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Montreal Alouettes, who are also bidding to host the CFL’s marquee event.

Mandryk: Province must get serious about its mental health commitment

5 hours 44 min ago
The Saskatchewan government issued a rather impressive tweet on mental health this week. “Blue Monday might be a busted myth but the win

Sask. to keep cutting red tape after getting 'A' grade from business group

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 18:44
The patio at Rebellion Brewery didn’t open on time this past summer. The Regina company’s president, Mark Heise, said there was a simple reason: Red tape. Heise said he needed a provincial patio inspection. But the contractor had exc

Police investigating threats against Regina daycare centres

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 18:05
Regina police are investigating a series of threats received by six daycare centres in the city on Tuesday. Just after 3:25 p.m., police began receiving reports about threatening messages sent to daycares across Regina. The messages appear

Brandt says order halting CNIB demolition stems from 'misunderstanding'

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 17:59
Demolition of the CNIB building has hit a regulatory roadblock, but Brandt Developments says it’s just “a technical misunderstanding.” The City of Regina issued a stop-work order on Tuesday, after Brandt failed to apply for a demolition per

American prospect Makai Mitchell enjoying northern exposure with Pats

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 17:41
Rookie defenceman Makai Mitchell did his homework on the Regina Pats. A 16-year-old native of Fort Collins, Colo., Mitchell thought long and hard about his options before agreeing to head north. In the end, he decided the WHL offered

Third person charged in Miguel Lane homicide

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 15:49
A third person has now been charged in the October homicide of a 21-year-old man in Regina. Kayle David George, 27, from Regina made his first appearance Tuesday at Regina Provincial Court on a second-degree murder charge, accused of killin

Fish named athlete of the month

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 15:06
Graeme Fish of Moose Jaw is the Sask Sport Inc. athlete of the month for December. Fish won a bronze medal in a men’s 10,000-metre long-track speed skating race at the International Skating Union World Cup 1 in Poland. At the I

SGI reports 352 impaired driving offences in Sask. during December

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 12:06
Police in Saskatchewan laid a total of 352 impaired driving charges during the December Traffic Safety Spotlight initiative, according to an SGI report. “December is a month unlike any other: holiday work parties, family get-togethers

Letters to the Editor, Jan. 22, 2019: Unfair to call Islam comment at Trudeau town hall 'racist'

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 07:00
Comment at Trudeau town hall was not ‘racist’ “Call out Racism” was the caption given to your editorial of Jan. 16. Yet your editorial did not indicate what was racist about his comment.

Mandryk: SaskTel relationship with Huawei has become a complex mess

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 07:00
Before we go too far down the road of why SaskTel now finds itself at the mercy of its relationship with controversial Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., consider the dilemma of the last publicly owned Crown corporation telephone utility in the country

Opinion: Innovation key to tackle the HIV crisis in Saskatchewan

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 07:00
Our province has the unfortunate distinction of having the highest rates of HIV infection in Canada, a statistic that has 

Game jam organizer hopes event will foster development community in Regina

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 07:00
You don’t have to be a programmer to help make a video game. It’s a misconception Kai Hutchence is trying to quash while he promotes Regina’s upcoming Global Game Jam, happening at the University of Regina this weekend. The event tas

Investigator describes texts as 'argument' between Redwood, Yawney

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 18:00
A series of messages between Celeste Yawney and Duran Redwood reveal they were having what an investigator termed “an argument” in the time just preceding Yawney’s fatal beating. Staff Sgt. Kelly Trithart with the Regina P

Jeremy O'Day faces growing challenges in hiring a Saskatchewan Roughriders head coach

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 17:37
Imagine what it must be like to be Jeremy O’Day these days. On Friday, he was named the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ vice-president of football operations and general manager. Many questions he fielded during his introductory media

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