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Regina police are on scene in the 700 block of Rae Street for a street robbery investigation on May 27, 2017.

Regina police, SWAT on scene at 700 block of Rae Street

By 980 CJME May 27, 2017 - 12:28pm Updated: May 27, 2017 - 12:30pm

Regina police are asking people to avoid the 700 block of Rae Street as they investigate a street robbery.

SWAT, crisis negotiators and the canine unit have also been...

Crews work at setting up the stage on May 25, 2017 for 'Regina Rocks Mosaic'

Things to know if attending Mosaic concert

By Kevin Martel May 27, 2017 - 8:27am Updated: May 27, 2017 - 8:30am

Upwards of 25,000 people are expected to visit new Mosaic Stadium for 'Regina Rocks Mosaic' Saturday night.

For those going, 980 CJME has provided some useful pieces of...

Kenton Desjarlais pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a woman back in May 2015 on May 25, 2017.

Regina man pleads guilty to vicious 2015 sexual assault

By 980 CJME May 26, 2017 - 6:41pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 6:45pm

A man is admitting to the brutal attack of a woman in a downtown Regina alley two years ago.

In the early morning of May 16th, 2015, a 28-year-old woman was walking home...

Kylee Smoke, 10, is shown in a photo handout from Regina police.

Regina police searching for missing 10-year-old girl

By 980 CJME May 26, 2017 - 6:22pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 6:30pm

Regina police are looking for a 10-year-old girl who has been missing since Thursday night.

Police say Kylee Smoke was last seen in the 600 block of Retallack Street at...

Surveillance footage of a suspect and vehicle used during a farmyard robbery near Wilkie on May 23, 2017.

RCMP looking for suspects in $50K theft on Wilkie farmyard

By 650 CKOM May 26, 2017 - 4:11pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 4:13pm

RCMP are asking for help to identify suspects after a farmyard near Wilkie was robbed early Tuesday morning.

Police said around 2:30 a.m. on May 23, numerous items were...

RCMP say this is the second charge of uttering threats against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau via social media in the last 10 months.

Sask. man charged with making online threats against Trudeau

By 650 CKOM May 26, 2017 - 3:34pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 3:34pm

A 34-year-old Saskatchewan man caught the attention of police in the Maritimes after he allegedly wrote threats against the prime minister on social media.

In March, New...

Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools said the elimination of the aboriginal student retention worker program is a result of belt tightening in the last provincial budget.

Sask. mom concerned over cuts for vulnerable students

By Chris Carr May 26, 2017 - 3:13pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 3:13pm

A mother of four is cautioning against cuts to a program supporting some of Saskatoon's most vulnerable students. 

The aboriginal student retention worker program,...

Lucas Lerat, 27, died in Fort Qu'Appelle on May 13, 2017.

2nd-degree murder charge laid in death of Lucas Lerat

By 980 CJME May 26, 2017 - 3:01pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 3:15pm

RCMP have arrested and charged a 26-year-old man in a recent murder in Fort Qu’Appelle.

Patrick Tuckanow, of Fort Qu’Appelle, has been charged with the second-degree...

STC's passenger services cease on May 31, 2017.

Transit union loses court fight, STC to close as planned

By 980 CJME May 26, 2017 - 1:12pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 1:34pm

The Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) has lost its court battle to keep Saskatchewan Transportation Company (STC) open.

In a 45-page judgment, Justice L.J. Schwann wrote...

Wray Morrison: A SEN-doff

By Wray Morrison May 26, 2017 - 12:17pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 12:26pm

Losing is a tough pill to swallow.

Hockey fans across Canada are left disappointed, after the likeable Ottawa Senators were eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs on...

Troy Napope, 23, was shot in May 2015 before his car was burned and his body dumped in a slough west of Prince Albert.

Man pleads guilty in Napope murder

By paNOW May 26, 2017 - 11:39am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 11:39am

One of the two men accused in the 2015 murder of 23-year-old Troy Napope pleaded guilty and was sentenced to life in prison Thursday afternoon.

Skylar Patrick Bird, 30,...

The workers at Evraz have voted strongly in favour of a strike on May 25, 2017.

Evraz steel workers vote to strike

By Lisa Schick May 26, 2017 - 8:11am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 8:15am

A strike could be coming for Evraz Steel in Regina, but it's at a very bad time.

Evraz workers voted Thursday night and 99.3 per cent said they were in favour of a...

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