Saskatchewan Roughriders submit CFL hub city bid, province commits $3M

If the Canadian Football League chooses to play a shortened season through a hub-city format similar to other professional sports, Regina could end up a host. The Saskatchewan Roughriders said it has submitted a “competitive” bid, if the 2020 season…

Regina police chief Evan Bray responds to petition calling for department’s defunding

Regina police chief Evan Bray addressed a petition on Monday, which called for the department’s budget to be defunded. The petition on Change.org claims to be created by “concerned citizens,” in light of the recent protests against racism and police…

Two sentences handed down in Tiki Laverdiere homicide case

May 15 2020 8:24pm Two people have been sentenced for their involvement in the killing of Tiki Laverdiere, an Edmonton mother found dead last year in Saskatchewan. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] !=…

Crude awakening: Oil prices plummet to negative territory

April 20 2020 8:16pm For the first time, oil prices are below zero, due to a vast supply and lack of demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. As David Akin reports, Ottawa is facing mounting pressure to offer a lifeline to…

Coronavirus outbreak: Trudeau pledges nearly $2 billion to clean up ‘orphaned wells’

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government will support work in the oil and gas sector by spending $1.7 billion to help clean up “orphaned wells.” He says restoring abandoned oil and gas wells is good for the environment,…