Regina News

GoFundMe for Humboldt Broncos closed with over $15M donated

Global Regina - 3 hours 49 min ago
Over 140,000 people from over 80 countries have donated to the cause.

Volunteers hit Regina streets for 2018 point-in-time homeless count

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 22:09
Volunteers hit the pavement Wednesday night to count the number of people living on the streets in Regina, as part of a nation-wide initiative.

Canadian bishops respond to Pope's stance on residential schools

CTV Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 19:05
Noel Starblanket attended residential school in Lebret for 11 years. He says it would take 37 years to heal form that abuse.

GoFundMe page created for Regina cab driver suffering life-threatening stab wounds

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:46
The GoFundMe page identifies the cab driver as Muhammad Umar, a 34-year-old father of four children, all under the age of 10.

Canadian country music stars taking part in Humboldt Broncos tribute concert

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:26
The Humboldt Broncos tribute concert is being organized by Country Thunder Music Festivals. Meaghan Craig with who will be taking part.

NDP renew calls for conflict of interest changes following Bill Boyd’s environment charge sentencing

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:14
Opposition Leader Ryan Meili is renewing calls for Saskatchewan to toughen conflict of interest rules in response to Bill Boyd's environmental charge conviction and charge.

Roughly 2K people gather to remember Humboldt Broncos bus crash victim Dayna Brons

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:02
A funeral was held Wednesday for Humboldt Broncos bus crash victim Dayna Brons. Ryan Kessler reports.

Protestors concerned about developments planned for Wascana Park

CTV Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 17:29
Changes are coming to Wascana Park after the City of Regina gave a commercial development project the green light.

Regina to hold second point-in-time count

CTV Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 16:24
Regina will be hosting its second point-in-time count on Wednesday evening.

Family creates hockey stick benches to support Airdrie player paralyzed in Humboldt Broncos bus crash

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 15:54
One of the hockey stick benches will go to the Straschnitzki family, while the other will be put up for auction at a fundraising event being planned for Airdrie in late May.

Conner Lukan’s mother thanks mourners for ‘honouring our Con-man’

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:49
Conner Lukan’s mother ended the memorial service for her son by thanking those who attended Wednesday for “honouring our Con-man” and said “I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always, forever and ever, my baby you’ll be.”

Conner Lukan’s aunt remembers him as ‘humble and kind’

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:38
Conner Lukan’s aunt remembered her nephew on Wednesday at his memorial by saying “humble, kind, simplicity” were three words to describe him and can still be found in his father.

Logan Boulet’s father holds round of applause for Conner Lukan

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:28
The father of Humboldt Broncos’ Logan Boulet spoke at Conner Lukan’s memorial and said the two were “Bachelorette buddies” before asking for a round of applause for Lukan.

‘You were a brother’: Humboldt Broncos’ Brayden Camrud remembers Conner Lukan

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:26
Humboldt Broncos bus crash survivor Brayden Camrud spoke Wednesday at Conner Lukan’s memorial, saying he would “speak up” if needed but his leadership was shown through his actions.

Conner Lukan’s uncle jokes about nephew’s dislike of squirrels

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:24
Conner Lukan’s uncle joked about his nephew’s dislike of squirrels and told a story about when they trapped a squirrel, saying he kept making Lukan jump while telling him they had to let the animal go, adding that the Humboldt Broncos’ forward was “scared of them too.”

‘We will miss so much about Connor’: Connor Lukan’s billet family

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 13:36
One of the billet families for Connor Lukan spoke at his memorial service Wednesday and said they would “miss so much about Connor,” including talking hockey, watching horror movies and “Connor time.”

SaskPower warns residents and business owners about scammers

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 13:06
SaskPower has been seeing a significant increase in fraudulent activity in the province.

Capital Pointe developer appeals Regina’s order to fill hole

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 13:02
The appeal stems from an order was issued on April 3 by the City of Regina to fill the five-storey hole at 1971 Albert St.

Humboldt Broncos’ Conner Lukan to be remembered at funeral in Slave Lake

Global Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:29
Conner Lukan, who was 21, was one of 16 people who died after a transport truck and the Saskatchewan junior hockey team's bus collided on April 6.

SaskPower warns of potential scammers

CTV Regina - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:07
SaskPower is warning customers about potential scammers.