Regina News

Global Regina - 55 min 46 sec ago
Saskatchewan is preparing for a double dose of viruses this fall — COVID-19 and seasonal influenza — and the province’s top doctor is placing extra importance on the flu shot. Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 hour 7 min ago
John Ware was more than a solitary Black rancher riding the southern Alberta plains in the late 1800s.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 hour 7 min ago
Saskatchewan voters go to the polls on Oct. 26 for a provincial election. Until that day, party leaders and candidates across the province will be making promises. The Regina Leader-Post and Saskatoon StarPhoenix are taking a look at some of the issues that will be prominent on the campaign trail,... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 hour 7 min ago
A season off from the CFL has had its benefits for Charleston Hughes.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 hour 7 min ago
Somewhere in Saskatchewan tonight, a farmer is coming off the field after hauling in the day's last load of grain, pulses or oilseeds before evening dew puts an end to things.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 hour 7 min ago
Sasha, a most engaging English Springer Spaniel, has given Kelly Munce a new leash on life.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 hour 7 min ago
Sir John A. Macdonald is considered to be a sort of father figure to Canadians. When students study local history, it generally begins with European explorers and traders then goes into the province joining Confederation in 1905. History books like to sugar coat Canadian history to instil pride in... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 hour 6 min ago
Mak Henry is filling the void created by the cancellation of the 2020 CFL season by giving back to the Regina community.... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 hour 9 min ago
8:30 – This morning marks the second and final day of arguments as the Supreme Court of Canada hears the constitutional challenge against Ottawa’s carbon tax, a day many in Saskatchewan – including our provincial government and those in our agricultural sector... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 hour 15 min ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - A teenage singer from Lebanon this week became the latest to join a global pop band formed by Simon Fuller, the man behind the Spice Girls and "American Idol," which aims to transform young unknowns into internet superstars. That may seem a grandiose ambition during a... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 hour 15 min ago
NEW YORK - Nikky Finney has won the Wallace Stevens Award, a $100,000 lifetime achievement honour presented by the Academy of American Poets. Judges praised Finney, known for such collections as "Head Off & Split" and "Rice," for her "fierce moral conviction" and as a bard "for the African... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 3 hours 36 min ago
HALIFAX - The centre of post-tropical storm Teddy is expected to make landfall in eastern Nova Scotia this morning, delivering another round of strong winds and heavy rain to a province that has already had plenty of both. At 6 a.m. local time, the centre of the storm was about 70 kilometres... Read more

Global Regina - 3 hours 44 min ago
Appeals courts in Saskatchewan and Ontario ruled in 2019 that the federal carbon tax legislation was constitutional, but in February of this year, the Alberta Court of Appeal said it was not.

News Talk 980 CJME - 5 hours 1 min ago
MILAN - The Italian fashion industry is moving to inject optimism into luxury's dismal year, staging 23 live runway shows and 37 presentations during a hybrid live-digital Milan Fashion Week that aims to excite consumers and connect with the buying network. Fendi, Dolce&Gabbana and Blumarine... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 5 hours 9 min ago
KYIV, Ukraine - President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus has assumed his sixth term of office in an inauguration ceremony that wasn't announced in advance. State news agency Beltra reported that Wednesday's ceremony is taking place in the capital of Minsk, with several hundred top government... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 5 hours 45 min ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The first known direct commercial flight between Israel and Bahrain landed Wednesday in the island kingdom, just a week after it signed a deal alongside the United Arab Emirates to normalize relations. Flight data showed an Israir Airlines Airbus A320 landed at Bahrain... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 5 hours 52 min ago
In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Sept. 23 ... What we are watching in Canada ...  How the Liberal government... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 6 hours 7 min ago
FREDERICTON - The trial of a Fredericton man charged in the 2018 fatal shootings of four people resumes today after testimony was suspended last week.  Justice Larry Landry of the Court of Queen's Bench told the 12 jurors last Wednesday that the parties needed to... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 6 hours 7 min ago
The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4 a.m. EDT on Sept. 23, 2020: There are 146,663 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Quebec: 68,617 confirmed (including 5,805 deaths, 59,450 resolved) _ Ontario: 47,752 confirmed (including 2,832 deaths, 41,342 resolved) _ Alberta: 16,889... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 6 hours 41 min ago
BERLIN - The German hospital treating Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny for poisoning said Wednesday that his condition improved enough for him to be released, and suggested a "complete recovery" from the nerve agent was possible. Navalny, 44, spent 32 days in treatment in Berlin's Charite... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 7 hours 56 min ago
Tuesday's Games NBA Western Conference Final Denver 114 L.A. Lakers 106 (Lakers lead series 2-1) --- MLB American League Cleveland 5 Chicago White Sox 3 (10 innings) N.Y. Yankees 12 Toronto 1 Boston 8 Baltimore 3 Minnesota 5 Detroit 4 (10 innings) Houston 6 Seattle 1 National League Washington 5... Read more

Global Regina - 8 hours 57 min ago
The Saskatchewan Rush addressed both their present and future with their seven selections in the 2020 National Lacrosse League draft.

News Talk 980 CJME - 9 hours 34 min ago
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said Wednesday he has secured a majority in parliament to form a new government that is "strong, stable and formidable." Anwar said he has been granted an audience with the king but it has been postponed as the king is in the... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 10 hours 1 min ago
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Jamal Murray had 28 points, 12 assists and two late 3-pointers to halt a Lakers charge, helping the Denver Nuggets to a 114-106 victory Tuesday night that cut Los Angeles' lead to 2-1 in the Western Conference finals. The Nuggets lost almost all of a 20-point lead in the... Read more

CTV Regina - 10 hours 8 min ago
The Hunter Gatherer Vegetarian Diner will not reopen after being closed for several months, the business said in a Facebook post Tuesday.

News Talk 980 CJME - 10 hours 24 min ago
BRADENTON, Fla. - Alysha Clark's putback at the buzzer lifted the Seattle Storm past the Minnesota Lynx 88-86 on Tuesday night in the first game of the semifinal series. Seattle inbounded it with 14.8 seconds left after Napheesa Collier tied it on an up-and-under move. Sami Whitcomb got it in the... Read more

Global Regina - 10 hours 34 min ago
The Saskatchewan Rush addressed both their present and future with their seven selections in the 2020 National Lacrosse League draft.

News Talk 980 CJME - 11 hours 19 min ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. - Gerrit Cole limited the Toronto to five hits over seven innings in his final preparation for the playoffs, and Aaron Hicks drove in three runs in a 12-1 rout over the Blue Jays on Tuesday night. Cole (7-3) struck out seven and walked none, inducing 11 ground-ball outs and 14 swings... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 12 hours 27 min ago
BRADENTON, Fla. - A'ja Wilson had 29 points, seven rebounds and a career-high seven blocks to lead the top-seeded Las Vegas Aces past the Connecticut Sun 83-75 on Tuesday night to even the best-of-five playoff series at 1-1. Wilson converted a three-point play with 1:03 remaining to break a tie at... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 13 hours 46 min ago
OTTAWA - The federal ethics watchdog has dismissed Conservative allegations of conflict of interest involving Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's chief of staff and her husband. Ethics commissioner Mario Dion says the allegations are "speculative" and do not provide "a factual basis to support the... Read more

CTV Regina - 13 hours 47 min ago
A man was taken to hospital following a two-vehicle crash in east Regina on Tuesday.

Global Regina - 14 hours 12 min ago
APAS hopes the new research can find solutions to improve internet and cell phone connections across the province.

Global Regina - 14 hours 19 min ago
Health officials performed over 800 tests for the novel coronavirus in Saskatchewan schools last week, according to the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA).

CTV Regina - 14 hours 20 min ago
The Mayor of Regina is concerned about the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the city, but said he is deferring to the provincial government on making masks mandatory.

Regina Leader-Post - 14 hours 35 min ago
Mayor Michael Fougere is reminding people in the city to wear masks and to keep their distance out in public as cases rise in the city.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 14 hours 43 min ago
The oft-fractured relationship between police and Indigenous people was further spotlighted on Tuesday at the certification hearing for a $600-million lawsuit by families of missing or murdered Indigenous women, girls and members of the 2SLGBTQQIA community.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 14 hours 46 min ago
Typically, seeing a person in a mask walking into a bank or a convenience store is a reason to worry.... Read more

CTV Regina - 15 hours 5 min ago
The province announced on Tuesday it will be increasing testing in Saskatchewan.

News Talk 980 CJME - 15 hours 7 min ago
Coach Thierry Henry simply wants his Montreal Impact squad to keep 11 players on the field for an entire game when they kick off against the New England Revolution on Wednesday. Three games in a row, the Impact (5-6-1) have gone down a man after taking a red card. "We lost, as they say in... Read more

CTV Regina - 15 hours 14 min ago
Premier Scott Moe says people should keep gathering sizes low to help reduce the spread of COVID-19, stressing they could face penalties if they don’t comply.