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The Ministry of Corrections and Policing believes this is the first time a drone has been used to deliver drugs at a correctional centre in Saskatchewan.

Drone drops drugs into Regina jail

By Sarah Mills February 17, 2017 - 6:18am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 7:28am

A drone was used to drop drugs into the Regina Correctional Centre.

It happened about two weeks ago. The delivery was intercepted by staff so the package never made it...

The NDP blame fiscal mismanagement by the provincial government for the $1.2 billion deficit.

'It won’t change anything:' Sask. unions and NDP oppose forced unpaid days off

By Sarah Mills February 16, 2017 - 7:07am Updated: February 16, 2017 - 7:15am

If ever it need a rallying cry, Saskatchewan's biggest union now has one.

The Saskatchewan Government Employee Union (SGEU) will fight what it calls the latest attack on...

Sixty-nine students at Henry Janzen Elementary School were absent on Monday due to an illness the Regina Public School Board wouldn't identify.

Students, teachers at northwest Regina school absent due to illness

By Sarah Mills February 15, 2017 - 11:33am Updated: February 15, 2017 - 11:45am

A sickness is running through the halls of Henry Janzen Elementary in Regina's northwest.

Out of 460 students, 69 were out on Monday, 54 on Tuesday and 52 on Wednesday...

The province is looking at ideas like wage rollbacks, job cuts, tax increases and forced unpaid days off as it grapples with a $1.2 billion deficit.

Saskatchewan government looking at days off without pay for public sector

By Sarah Mills February 15, 2017 - 6:26am Updated: February 15, 2017 - 4:51pm

Unpaid days off for the public sector is being considered as the Sask. government wrestles with a $1.2-billion deficit.

It's estimated if every public sector employee...

The CanMar Grain Products plant in Regina on Feb. 13, 2017.

Brad Wall promoting Sask. food products and agriculture plants

By Sarah Mills February 14, 2017 - 2:50pm Updated: February 14, 2017 - 3:00pm

Brad Wall is on what's being called a “Saskatchewan Ingredients Tour” for the next couple of weeks.

The premier began his tour at the CanMar Grain Products plant in...

The federal government is in talks to provide U.S. customs and immigration at Regina and Saskatoon airports.

U.S. customs could be coming to Regina, Saskatoon airports

By Sarah Mills February 14, 2017 - 12:06pm Updated: February 14, 2017 - 2:13pm

Travelling to the United States from Saskatchewan may soon get more convenient.

The federal government is in talks to provide U.S. customs and immigration at Regina and...

A tow truck company out of Moose Jaw is calling for a legislative change after one of their drivers was nearly hit on the highway.

Tow truck operator safety leading to possible change in law

By Sarah Mills February 13, 2017 - 4:48pm Updated: February 13, 2017 - 5:00pm

There are calls for a change in legislation following a dangerous near-miss for one tow truck operator.

Last week, on the Trans-Canada near Belle Plaine an operator was...

Mayor Michael Fougere said he wants to adjust the mill rate according to what people in Regina say.

Regina property taxes to be decided at council meeting Monday night

By Sarah Mills February 13, 2017 - 6:32am Updated: February 13, 2017 - 7:43am

This year's property tax increase will be determined at Monday night's city council meeting.

In January, the administration proposed a 4.18 per cent increase to the mill...

Tammy Goforth was convicted in the death of a four-year-old girl and the injury of her two-year-old sister. Her husband Kevin was also convicted.

Regina juror seeking help after disturbing Goforth murder trial

By Sarah Mills February 10, 2017 - 1:51pm Updated: February 10, 2017 - 2:00pm

A juror is speaking about the impact of sitting on the disturbing Goforth trial a year ago.

Tammy and Kevin Goforth were convicted of killing a young girl in their care...

Regina Mayor Michael Fougere wants revenue sharing to continue in the next provincial budget.

Regina's mayor hoping revenue sharing remains unchanged in deficit challenge

By Sarah Mills February 9, 2017 - 4:36pm Updated: February 9, 2017 - 4:45pm

Regina's mayor will fight for his share of municipal revenue sharing from now until the provincial budget is released.

Municipalities get a one per cent share of...

In July 2016, SaskTel International won a two-year contract to provide wireless services to the Caribbean nation through Aliv, an entity of Cable Bahamas.

SaskTel beaches employees in the Bahamas

By Sarah Mills February 9, 2017 - 6:25am Updated: February 9, 2017 - 8:54am

It could be described as Saskatchewan's greatest job and it isn't even in the province.

While many are freezing in Saskatchewan's extreme cold temperatures, eight...

Police Chief Evan Bray (left) warms up in a hot tub with fire Chief Ernie Polsom (right) and RCMP Chief Supt. Maureen Levy (bottom) after the Polar Plunge on Feb. 8, 2017.

'Pretty darn cold:' Regina police chief takes Polar Plunge for charity

By Sarah Mills February 8, 2017 - 1:28pm Updated: February 8, 2017 - 4:20pm

On one of the coldest days of the year, Regina's police chief took the plunge for charity.   Fully dressed in his uniform, Chief Evan Bray jumped into freezing cold water to...