Saskatchewan News

Sask. RCMP say they’re prepared in detecting impaired drivers ahead of legalization

Global Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 16:07
With the legalization of cannabis less than 24 hours away, RCMP say they are working hard to make sure they’re prepared.

Royal Canadian Legion in Regina looking to raise cash to stay afloat

CBC Saskatchewan - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 16:00
The organization has been dipping into savings to pay its operating costs, which amount to about $2,800 a month, but it only has enough cash to cover costs for the next 18 or so months.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

B.C. finance minister says speculation tax will tackle housing crisis

Metro - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:55
Finance Minister Carole James says the aim of the tax is to improve housing affordability for thousands of people, including seniors and young professionals.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Canada Post union issues strike notice; workers could begin rotating strikes Monday

Global Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:46
Locations of the rotating strikes have yet to be determined.

Sask. RCMP preparing for marijuana legalization

CTV Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:33
The Saskatchewan RCMP says it is prepared for marijuana legalization on Wednesday.

Armed Forces soldier acquitted of sexually assaulting subordinate to face new trial

Metro - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:22
Andre Gagnon was charged following an allegation by Stephanie Raymond, who said she was assaulted following a 2011 party near Quebec City.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Semi driver hospitalized after colliding with train oh Highway 16

CTV Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:19
A semi driver was taken to hospital with serious injuries after colliding with a train on Highway 16.

Temporary access allowed for residents of landslide-threatened B.C. community

Metro - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 14:11
Some residents of the northeastern B.C. community of Old Fort are being allowed to briefly return to their homes after they were ordered out last week because of a slow-moving landslide.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Weyburn RCMP charge 23-year-old man with fleeing police

Global Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 13:47
A 23-year-old man is facing multiple charges after fleeing from police near Weyburn, Sask.

Logan Boulet’s parents to honour son’s legacy at Saskatoon event

Global Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 13:28
Just weeks prior to the Humboldt Broncos bus crash, Logan Boulet shared his desire to donate his organs with his parents.

Marijuana in the mail: Canadian postal services ready for legal cannabis deliveries

Global Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 13:27
Legal cannabis is set to usher in a wave of high-value, age-restricted parcels in the mail system, and delivery companies say they're ready.

Regina couple marries 15 times around the world

Global Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:43
Karl Fix and Sandra Beug have had some interesting experiences marrying each other again and again in different countries around the world.

Sask. woman assaulted, taken on ATV against her will: RCMP

CBC Saskatchewan - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:24
A Wakaw man is facing charges of assault and uttering death threats after a woman was allegedly threatened and then taken away on an ATV against her will.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Riders sign 2018 first-round pick Dakoda Shepley

Global Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:12
The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced on Tuesday that they have signed their 2018 first-round pick Dakoda Shepley to the practice roster.

Woman threatened, taken against her will in Hanley, Sask. area

Global Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:08
A Wakaw-area man is accused of assaulting and threatening a woman in the Hanley area.

Regina police search for two male suspects involved in robbery

Global Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:01
The Regina Police Service is asking the public for help in identifying two suspects in a robbery investigation.

Killer-rapist Paul Bernardo set for parole bid after 25 years in prison

Metro - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 11:32
Paul Bernardo, whose very name became synonymous with sadistic sexual perversion, is expected to plead for release on Wednesday by arguing he has done what he could to improve himself during his 25 years in prison, mostly in solitary confinement.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

'Bursting at the seams with unbearable love': Regina couple eagerly awaits child carried by a surrogate

CBC Saskatchewan - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 11:00
"We are expecting that phone call any day. We'll jump in the car, already pre-packed with the car seat and all the other baby things, and head 600 kilometres east to experience the birth of our child. Holy cow."
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Charges laid against two men in Regina assault investigation

Global Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 10:22
Two men are facing charges of aggravated assault and forcible confinement.

Experiencing different cultures: Regina couple marries 15 times around the world

CTV Regina - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 10:07
Karl Fix and Sandra Beug have had some interesting experiences marrying each other again and again in different countries around the world.