City of Regina News

Cyclists take part in the second Ride Don't Hide event for the Canadian Mental Health Association on June 25, 2017.

Regina cyclists ride to end mental health stigma

By Jessika Guse June 25, 2017 - 11:58am Updated: June 25, 2017 - 11:54pm

One in five Canadians will be affected by a mental illness at some point in time in their life according to the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA).

"Two thirds of...

The City of Regina feels work at Albert Street and Legislative Drive will be complete by June 30, 2017, in time to handle the anticipated crowds for Canada Day festivities in Wascana Park.

City plans to have Albert St work done before Canada Day

By Kevin Martel June 17, 2017 - 11:52am Updated: June 17, 2017 - 12:00pm

Construction continues to slow down traffic on Albert Street, making it a little extra challenging to get into the legislative grounds.

The big question remains: will...

Regina's mayor (centre) and First Nations chiefs sign a memorandum of understanding to educate about racism on June 13, 2017.

City of Regina, FSIN sign agreement to educate about racism

By Britton Gray June 13, 2017 - 1:45pm Updated: June 13, 2017 - 2:00pm

In an effort to continue to provide education and awareness about racism, the City of Regina and members from the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) signed an...

Russell Eirich, the City of Regina's manager of forestry, pest control and horticulture, shows what a typical mosquito trap looks like on June 13, 2017.

Mosquitos that can carry West Nile arrive in Regina

By Kevin Martel June 13, 2017 - 1:07pm Updated: June 13, 2017 - 1:15pm

The type of mosquito that can carry the West Nile Virus has arrived in Regina.

"The Culex tarsalis mosquito that we have right now is just arriving a little bit earlier...

The city says over 8,000 people used the city's transit system for the Riders first preseason game on June 10, 2017.

Despite kinks, city happy with amount of transit users

By 980 CJME June 12, 2017 - 6:22pm Updated: June 12, 2017 - 6:30pm

There are still issues to address ahead of the official opening of new Mosaic Stadium.

Transit remained a big problem at the preseason game Saturday — some fans waited...

The Railyard Renewal Project will have a public consultation on its recommended concept on May 30, 2017.

Regina's Railyard Renewal Project set to finalize design

By Britton Gray May 30, 2017 - 3:08pm Updated: May 31, 2017 - 6:14am

The new Mosaic Stadium was the first step in helping revitalize the downtown area — now phase two is beginning to pick up steam.

The Railyard Renewal Project will take...

The City of Regina said current mosquito populations are only about 20 per cent of last year's numbers on May 23, 2017.

Regina battles mosquitoes, tent caterpillars

By Britton Gray May 23, 2017 - 6:22pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 6:30pm

With the weather getting warm, it's not just people who are becoming more noticeable outside.

The City of Regina is doing what it can to keep mosquito populations at bay...

People are enjoying the sunshine at Victoria Park in Regina on May 22, 2017.

Victoria Day: Here's what's open and closed in Regina

By 980 CJME May 22, 2017 - 7:56am Updated: May 22, 2017 - 8:00am

Victoria Day means changes to some city services and facilities hours Monday.

Garbage collection and recycling is being picked up as usual.

Regina transit is...

Regina's own Shara Auty, deadlifting 237 pounds on May 20, 2017 at the War of the West Open meet.

Strong women, men compete in weightlifting event in Regina

By Jessika Guse May 20, 2017 - 3:51pm Updated: May 20, 2017 - 5:22pm

May long weekend has brought in heavy lifters from across Canada along with the United States to showcase how much weight they can lift.

The War of the West Invitational...

Regina police found an injured 19-year-old man on the 900 block of Albert Street on May 20, 2017.

Teen dies after being found injured on Albert Street

By 980 CJME May 20, 2017 - 11:31am Updated: May 20, 2017 - 12:00pm

Regina police are trying to figure out how a young man died after he was found with injuries early Saturday morning.   Police found a 19-year-old man on the 900 block of Albert...

Backing up personal computer files goes a long way in protecting against a malware attack like 'WannaCry', which began hitting computers on May 12, 2017.

What to do to avoid malware, save personal files

By Kevin Martel May 16, 2017 - 8:52pm Updated: May 17, 2017 - 8:11am

Thousands of people in countries around the world are dealing with a massive cyber attack, but what's the best way to protect your computers and personal files?


Pest control crews have begun the work to tackle weeds, worms, caterpillars and mosquitoes on May 16, 2017.

Regina fights dandelions, mosquitoes and worms! Oh my!

By Sarah Mills May 16, 2017 - 2:07pm Updated: May 16, 2017 - 2:15pm

No, you're not in Kansas. That is a yellow road in Regina, although it isn't bricks that have taken over, but dandelions.

The city appears awash in a sea of yellow as...