City of Regina News

Jim Aho points to the area where Waskimo will be held.

Waskimo returns to Regina for the first time since 2003

By Sarah Mills January 9, 2017 - 4:25pm Updated: January 9, 2017 - 4:30pm

After more than a decade away, Waskimo is back this winter.

The annual festival of winter activities returns east of the Broad Street bridge on February's family day....

Snow plows were out early Friday morning in Regina as the city received around three inches of snow.

Regina snow plows hit the streets

By Britton Gray December 30, 2016 - 6:44pm Updated: December 30, 2016 - 6:45pm

Regina got around three inches of fresh snow and snow plows were hitting the streets early Friday morning. The trucks began by cycling through category one and two roads,...

The outdoor rink at the Al Ritchie Centre in Regina in January 2016.

City of Regina opens outdoor rinks

By 980 CJME December 19, 2016 - 5:11pm Updated: December 19, 2016 - 11:19pm

Just in time for Christmas, Regina residents can now lace up the skates, grab the helmet, puck, and stick, and hit the outdoor rinks.

The City of Regina is letting the...

Environment Canada is telling people to stay in doors Saturday as it can take just nine minutes to develop frostbite.

Cold in Sask. persists, warm up expected for coming week

By 980 CJME December 17, 2016 - 1:03pm Updated: December 17, 2016 - 1:03pm

The sun rose on a province covered in hoarfrost and the mercury bottoming out in some thermometers in on Saturday as extreme cold gripped Saskatchewan - though a break in the...

A credit card-capable parking meter on 11th Avenue in Regina.

New parking meters to be installed on Broad St in downtown Regina

By 980 CJME December 15, 2016 - 3:52pm Updated: December 15, 2016 - 4:16pm

The City of Regina will be installing new metered parking stalls in the downtown.

On Sunday, crews will install 19 credit card-capable meters on both sides of Broad...

Carmichael Outreach is currently located at 1925 Osler St. near Victoria Avenue.

Carmichael Outreach applies for move in Regina’s heritage neighbourhood

By Brant Hilton December 7, 2016 - 6:37am Updated: December 7, 2016 - 6:45am

A community-based charity that provides help for those in need is hoping to move a few blocks from its current location in Regina’s Heritage neighbourhood.


The city of Regina said people should stay off of Wascana Lake and creek, storm channels and ponds.

City warns of thin ice conditions in Regina

By 980 CJME December 1, 2016 - 12:01pm Updated: December 1, 2016 - 12:30pm

After an unseasonably warm November, the city of Regina is warning people to stay off ice surfaces.

Ice is beginning to form on Wascana Lake and creek, storm channels...

Currently, Regina only has the Cathy Lauritsen Memorial Off-Leash Dog Park, in additional to seasonal off-leash areas.

New bark park to open Wednesday in Regina's east end

By 980 CJME November 29, 2016 - 12:34pm Updated: November 29, 2016 - 12:45pm

Man’s best friend is getting another off-leash option in Regina.

The city is opening a new dog park on Wednesday, Nov. 30, at 624 Soloman Cres. in the east end.


A packed chamber watches as Regina's new city council is sworn in. Nov. 7, 2016

Regina city council ready to work after being sworn in

By Lisa Schick November 7, 2016 - 10:14pm Updated: November 7, 2016 - 10:15pm

Accompanied by chamber music and a drum circle, Regina's new city council was sworn in before a packed gallery.

Mayor Michael Fougere was sworn in first, with the chain...

Regina services average compared to Canadian cities

By Lisa Schick November 1, 2016 - 10:00am Updated: November 1, 2016 - 12:11pm

When it comes to cities across Canada, how does Regina stack up? It appears the Queen City is about average.

Last year, the City of Regina became a member of the...

Last Regina yard waste depot of the year coming up

By 980 CJME October 24, 2016 - 3:01pm Updated: October 24, 2016 - 3:15pm

The day is fast approaching where clouds and it will be here to stay, so the City of Regina is holding its last day to help citizens get rid of their yard waste.


Pinkie Road near 9th Ave N after the city applied recycled asphalt. Sept 4 2016

Dust solution not much of a solution for northwest Regina residents

By Michael Joel-Hansen September 5, 2016 - 11:49am Updated: September 5, 2016 - 12:24pm

A recent move by the City of Regina to help end dust problems in northwest Regina has just created other problems, according to people who live there.

The city put down...