Regina News

News Talk 980 CJME - 22 hours 10 min ago
NEW ORLEANS - Tropical Depression Barry spared New Orleans from catastrophic flooding, but it still swamped parts of Louisiana with up to 17 inches (43 centimetres) of rain and transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into “an ocean.” Although Barry was downgraded from a tropical... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 22 hours 13 min ago
A loud noise heard in south Regina early Monday morning was caused by a natural gas release from a SaskEnergy facility outside the city.... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 22 hours 18 min ago
NEW ORLEANS - Tropical Depression Barry spared New Orleans from catastrophic flooding, but it still swamped parts of Louisiana with up to 17 inches (43 centimetres) of rain and transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into “an ocean.” Although Barry was downgraded from a tropical... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 22 hours 50 min ago
OTTAWA - Mass-shooting survivor Nathalie Provost has quit the federal firearms advisory committee in frustration, saying she is extremely disappointed with the Liberal government’s failure to crack down on assault-style rifles. Provost, who was shot four times during the 1989... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 22 hours 56 min ago
TORONTO - A convicted hatemonger who maintains his defence lawyer deliberately blew the case will get a rare chance to show why his trial should be reopened, a judge ruled on Monday. Instead of sentencing James Sears for promoting hatred against women and Jews, Ontario court Judge Richard... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 22 hours 55 min ago
PHILADELPHIA - The Philadelphia 76ers and star guard Ben Simmons have agreed to a $170 million, five-year contract extension, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The max deal is the latest big commitment by a team expected to make a serious push at its first NBA... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 22 hours 58 min ago
BEIJING - China’s economic growth sank to its lowest level in at least 26 years in the quarter ending in June, adding to pressure on Chinese leaders as they fight a tariff war with Washington. The world’s second-largest economy grew 6.2% over a year ago, down from the previous... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 22 hours 58 min ago
NEW YORK - Two Jeffrey Epstein accusers urged a judge Monday to keep the wealthy financier behind bars until he goes on trial on federal charges that he sexually abused underage girls. The women stood just feet from where Epstein was seated in his blue jail outfit as they asked a federal judge... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 23 hours 14 sec ago
OTTAWA - The Public Health Agency of Canada said Monday it is taking steps to expeditiously address an “administrative matter” at the National Microbiology Laboratory after it advised the Mounties of possible policy breaches. The laboratory in Winnipeg is Canada... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 23 hours 33 sec ago
WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Jets have signed defenceman Ville Heinola on a three-year, entry-level contract. The deal announced Monday carries an average annual value of around US$1.14 million. The 18-year-old had 14 points (two goals, 12 assists) in 34 games with Lukko in Liiga, Finland’s... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 23 hours 9 min ago
Evacuees from northwestern Ontario housed at the University of Regina are under "significant duress" as they adjust to trying conditions, according to government officials who explained why fighting, arrests and property damage have taken place.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 23 hours 12 min ago
Saskatchewan Roughriders president-CEO Craig Reynolds and board chair Randy Beattie will co-chair the 2020 Grey Cup festival and game, which are to be... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 23 hours 13 min ago
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard lost her seventh straight WTA singles match on Monday, falling 2-6, 6-4, 7-5 to Germany’s Tamara Korpatsch in first-round action at the Lausanne Open tennis tournament. Bouchard, from Westmount, Que., was up 5-4 in the third set and... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 23 hours 18 min ago
MONTREAL - Transport Minister Marc Garneau said he was “surprised” and “disappointed” by legal action from Canadian airlines to quash new rules to beef up compensation for passengers subjected to delayed flights and damaged luggage. “We feel that we have done our... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 23 hours 18 min ago
Weather watchers are focused on the world’s most northerly community which has been experiencing some record-breaking heat. Canadian Forces Station Alert recorded a temperature of 20 C on Sunday - meaning the military listening outpost at the top of Ellesmere Island... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 23 hours 25 min ago
WASHINGTON - Unbowed by searing criticism, President Donald Trump on Monday emphatically defended his tweet calling on four Democratic congresswomen of colour to go back to their “broken and crime infested” countries. Condemnation of his comments “doesn’t concern me... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 23 hours 26 min ago
NEW YORK - Barbie has been many things over the years. Now, she’s dressed as Ziggy Stardust. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the release of David Bowie’s iconic “Space Oddity,” Barbie overseers at Mattel released a collectible version of the doll dressed as... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 23 hours 27 min ago
LOS ANGELES - An Australian model has been sentenced in Los Angeles to community service and probation but no prison time for slapping a flight attendant and going on an obscene tirade during a flight. U.S. District Judge Cormac J. Carney sentenced Adau Mornyang on Monday to three years of... Read more

Global Regina - 23 hours 46 min ago
Saskatchewan RCMP say they had a "relatively smooth" Country Thunder, but a slightly higher number of people had to be lodged by police.

CTV Regina - 23 hours 58 min ago
Three evacuees from Northern Ontario have been arrested since they arrived in Regina last week.

CTV Regina - 1 day 10 sec ago
Regina police have laid charges against one adult and one youth, following an incident on July 7.

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 13 sec ago
NEW YORK - Two Jeffrey Epstein accusers urged a judge Monday to keep the wealthy financier behind bars until he goes on trial on federal charges that he sexually abused underage girls. The women stood just feet from where Epstein was seated in his blue jail outfit as they asked a federal judge... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 23 min ago
NEW ORLEANS - Tropical Depression Barry failed to unleash catastrophic flooding in New Orleans, but it still swamped parts of Louisiana with up to 17 inches (43 centimetres) of rain and transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into “an ocean.” Although Barry was downgraded from a... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 23 min ago
The 19-year-old man passed away after a single-vehicle crash in Montreal Lake, Sask., according to RCMP.

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 32 min ago
BEIJING - China’s economic growth sank to its lowest level in at least 26 years in the quarter ending in June, adding to pressure on Chinese leaders as they fight a tariff war with Washington. The world’s second-largest economy grew 6.2% over a year ago, down from the previous... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 32 min ago
WASHINGTON - Unbowed by searing criticism, President Donald Trump on Monday emphatically defended his tweet calling on four Democratic congresswomen of colour to go back to their “broken and crime infested” countries. Condemnation of his comments “doesn’t concern me... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 41 min ago
Strong storms continue to plague Saskatoon and Regina's weather forecast.

CTV Regina - 1 day 46 min ago
The Saskatchewan RCMP held 46 prisoners in custody over the Craven Country Thunder weekend.

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 50 min ago
CALGARY - A court has heard that a German tourist shot while driving on a highway west of Calgary last year had eight bullet fragments removed from his brain during surgery. A trial has begun for a 17-year-old male from the Stoney Nakoda First Nation accused in the shooting. A charge... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 53 min ago
MONTREAL - Provincial police today dispatched a sonar-equipped boat to a reservoir to look for signs of a missing helicopter carrying a Quebec businessman and his teenage son who failed to return from a fishing trip last week. The search stretched into a fifth day for... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 57 min ago
The Anglican Church of Canada has voted down a proposal to bless same-sex marriage across the denomination, though branches of the church in each province will still be able to make up their own minds on the matter. Delegates rejected the motion to add same-sex unions to national church... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 1 hour ago
The RCMP says a majority of the calls it responded to during this year's Country Thunder festival were alcohol-related.... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 1 hour ago
PETAWAWA, Ont. - In a visit to an Ottawa Valley military base Monday, NATO’s secretary-general urged Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to not backtrack on boosting Canada’s defence spending and helping counter shifting threats facing the military alliance. Jens Stoltenberg said “... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 1 hour ago
GWANGJU, Korea, Republic Of - Diver Jennifer Abel has set a Canadian record with her ninth career medal at the world aquatics championships. The native of Laval, Que., teamed with Melissa Citrini-Beaulieu of Saint-Constant, Que., to win silver in the women’s three-metre synchronized... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 1 hour ago
Pernell Whitaker, an Olympic gold medallist and four division champion who was regarded as one of the greatest defensive fighters ever, has died after being hit by a car in Virginia. He was 55. Police in Virginia Beach said the former fighter was hit by a car Sunday night. The driver of the... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 1 hour ago
BEIJING - China’s economic growth sank to its lowest level in at least 26 years in the quarter ending in June, adding to pressure on Chinese leaders as they fight a tariff war with Washington. The world’s second-largest economy grew 6.2% over a year ago, down from the previous... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 1 hour ago
OTTAWA - A parliamentary committee will grapple this afternoon with the consequences of a major data breach at Desjardins Group. The breach, revealed in June, affected roughly 2.7 million people and 173,000 businesses. Desjardins Group said names, addresses, birthdates, social-insurance... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 1 hour ago
MONTREAL - Airlines now have to reimburse passengers for flight bumping and damaged luggage as part of a package of new protections that took effect today. The regulations require prompt updates and clear communication with passengers about their rights if their... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 1 hour ago
NEW YORK - Financier Jeffrey Epstein will remain behind bars for now as a federal judge mulls whether to grant bail on charges he sexually abused underage girls. The judge said he needed more time to make a decision during a hearing Monday in New York. Federal prosecutors maintained the well-... Read more

News Talk 980 CJME - 1 day 2 hours ago
OTTAWA - The Public Health Agency of Canada says it is looking into an “administrative matter” at the National Microbiology Laboratory in Winnipeg after it advised the Mounties of possible policy breaches. The laboratory is Canada’s highest-security facility, designed to... Read more

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