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A new study found there were more hospitalizations related to alcohol-related conditions in Canada than there were for heart attacks in the 2015-16 year.

Alcohol hospitalizes more than heart attacks in Canada

By 980 CJME June 22, 2017 - 2:29pm Updated: June 22, 2017 - 2:30pm

Alcohol is a big part of the culture in Canada but one that can be harmful.

According to a new report from the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI), there...

Four Sears Canada stores in Saskatchewan, including at Regina's Cornwall Centre, will be closed.

Sears Canada closing 4 Sask. stores

By 980 CJME June 22, 2017 - 9:59am Updated: June 22, 2017 - 12:22pm

Four Sears stores in Saskatchewan, including the one in Regina's Cornwall Centre, are closing their doors.

The company will be closing down 59 stores and cut about 2,900...

Brad Wall's approval remains below 50 per cent according to a new Mainstreet poll released on June 22, 2017.

Majority of Sask. unhappy with Premier Wall: Mainstreet

By 980 CJME June 22, 2017 - 9:08am Updated: June 22, 2017 - 9:15am

The recent provincial budget continues to leave Saskatchewan residents unhappy with their current premier.   According to a recent Mainstreet poll, 49 per cent of Saskatchewan...

Regina police were called to a home near Second Avenue North and Osborne Street for a report of a motor vehicle crash with injuries around 2 a.m. on June 21, 2017.

Elderly woman sent to hospital after alleged drunk hits home

By 980 CJME June 22, 2017 - 7:14am Updated: June 22, 2017 - 7:15am

An elderly Regina woman had a rude awakening Wednesday morning.

Police said the 76-year-old was in bed when a suspected drunk driver crashed into her bedroom.

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Rick Mercer will be in Regina for the Farm Progress Show on June 23, 2017.

Canada 150: funnyman Rick Mercer talks comedy, Sask.

By 980 CJME June 22, 2017 - 7:03am Updated: June 22, 2017 - 7:15am

Leading up to Canada 150, 980 CJME decided to reach out to some living influential Canadians to see what they're up to, to chat about their defining moments and what it means...

A 26-year-old Regina man was arrested after allegedly stealing a truck and breaching recognizance sometime on June 19, 2017.

Truck thief caught after alleged use of owner’s credit cards

By 980 CJME June 22, 2017 - 6:40am Updated: June 22, 2017 - 6:45am

A Regina resident took an alleged thief into their own hands – literally.

Police were called to an east end home Tuesday around 5:20 p.m. for the report of a stolen...

RCMP are on-scene at a fuel truck that caught fire on June 21, 2017.

Fuel truck catches fire in southeast Sask.

By 980 CJME June 21, 2017 - 1:43pm Updated: June 21, 2017 - 2:31pm

Emergency crews have extinguished a fuel truck that caught fire near Yellow Grass.

A fuel truck carrying petroleum caught fire shortly before noon Wednesday on Highway...

 Nicole Sarauer (right) marches with Trent Wotherspoon (left) in the Queen City Pride parade on June 17, 2017. She was elected new interim Sask. NDP leader on June 20, 2017.

Nicole Sarauer named new interim Sask. NDP leader

By 980 CJME June 21, 2017 - 8:08am Updated: June 21, 2017 - 8:09am

The province's New Democrats have elected a new interim leader.

Nicole Sarauer will take over as temporary head of the Saskatchewan NDP.

Sarauer is the MLA for...

Canadian swimmer Penny Oleksiak, 17, is a four-time Olympic medalist.

Canada 150: Olympian Penny Oleksiak on swimming, school

By 980 CJME June 21, 2017 - 7:01am Updated: June 21, 2017 - 7:15am

Leading up to Canada 150, 980 CJME has reached out to some living, influential Canadians to see what they're up to, to chat about their defining moments and what it means to be...

The Saskatchewan Hockey Association is creating a new rule not allowing girls from rural areas to play on city teams for the 2018-19 season.

Sask. hockey to put borders on where girls can play

By 980 CJME June 19, 2017 - 2:42pm Updated: June 19, 2017 - 2:45pm

A new Saskatchewan Hockey Association (SHA) rule will limit where young girls can play hockey.

Beginning in the 2018-19 season, girls who live outside of cities will not...

Moose Jaw police said crystal meth and cocaine was found inside a vehicle during a traffic stop around 12:30 a.m. on June 19, 2017.

Police find crystal meth, cocaine during early morning stop

By 980 CJME June 19, 2017 - 7:36am Updated: June 19, 2017 - 7:45am

A man was arrested following a traffic stop in Moose Jaw early Monday morning.

Moose Jaw police stopped a vehicle around 12:30 a.m. at the corner of Fourth Avenue...

Tyrone Tyson Agecoutay, 14, is shown in a handout from Regina police.

Regina police look for missing teen who needs medication

By 980 CJME June 19, 2017 - 7:15am Updated: June 19, 2017 - 7:30am

Regina police are looking for a 14-year-old boy last seen Sunday afternoon.

According to police, Tyrone Tyson Agecoutay was last seen on the 2400 block of Legislative...

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