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Local Trifon’s suffers impaired driving incident

Trifon’s Family Restaurant found itself in a scary situation on March 6, as a car drove through its patio in a confirmed case of impaired driving. “It happened around 12:10 a.m. I believe,” said a witness who wished to remain anonymous. “My manager and I were talking in the off-sale when we heard a big...

Overhousing in Regina could be beneficial for first-time buyers
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Overhousing in Regina could be beneficial for first-time buyers

  For potential first-time homeowner Stevan Cooper, the recent Housing Marketing Assessment (HMA) that came out of the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) held news that could be beneficial to achieving his and his partner’s goal. “I feel better about it then I would have before,” said Cooper. “Just because in a situation like...

Clearance Sale on Regina stores
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Clearance Sale on Regina stores

Businesses within Regina-based shopping centres Northgate, Cornwall and Southland took a hit this January as several stores closed their doors. “It’s unfortunately a lot more complicated than one expects,” said Mitchell Cohen, Chief Operating Officer of Westdale Properties (the company that owns Northgate), “Firstly, retail has been changing for hundreds of years, since the first...

Yippie-Kay-Yay holiday lovers
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Yippie-Kay-Yay holiday lovers

REGINA – As the holiday season rolls around, so too does the upcoming Theatre Saskatchewan production of A Very Die Hard Christmas. The play is set to open to audiences on Dec. 11 and runs until Dec. 13 at the Regina Performing Arts Centre, where the performers are trying to spark continuing interest in the...

The hazy future of cannabis
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The hazy future of cannabis

Graham Rothwell, a dispensary budtender in Regina, didn’t believe that Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer would backtrack on his latest comments about maintaining marijuana legalization, saying it wouldn’t be in the party’s best interest. “I do not believe that the Conservative party, who are running on fiscal responsibility and giving back to Canadians, would want to...

The actual thriving metropolis of Raymore
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The actual thriving metropolis of Raymore

Coming into the town of Raymore, located an hour north of Regina along Highway 6, there is an air of unassuming that shrouds the town. The dirt road, small housing and Esso gas station gives off the impression that this town is like any other town one would find in Saskatchewan. Digging below the surface...

URSU and U of R leadership to tackle student questions
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URSU and U of R leadership to tackle student questions

URSU’s Town Hall is fast-approaching. Despite not being listed on the Facebook event page, Cheryl Sweet, the Presidents’ Office receptionist, confirmed that President Vianne Timmons and Provost Thomas Chase will be attending the event. Carillon Editor-in-Chief John Loeppky said this is a step up from last year’s Town Hall, which “…was more about what URSU...