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Viral artist Tesher saves his YouTube channel after risk of being terminated
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Viral artist Tesher saves his YouTube channel after risk of being terminated

Canadian-Indian artist Tesher, who has 250,000 subscribers and over 49 million views on his YouTube channel, has successfully stopped the deletion of his account. “Everything happened really fast,” Tesher said Monday, after having his YouTube channel running again. “We were able to figure it out and save the channel which is amazing because this doesn’t...

How Regina theatre is adapting to COVID-19
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How Regina theatre is adapting to COVID-19

While many theatre organizations in the city have cancelled their 2021 seasons, there are a few who are adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Regina Little Theatre has had to postpone its mainstage production of Writers’ Runaround from this month to April. The dates in April are tentative and will depend on Regina’s COVID-19 case...

Fall/Winter issue of Degrees hot off the press
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Fall/Winter issue of Degrees hot off the press

By: Kayla Guerrette Greg Campbell has been the editor of Degrees magazine since 2003 and, with the Fall/Winter issue available now online, feels fortunate to have been able to share the stories of people like Max Schmeiser.  This issue is filled with engaging stories of interesting alumni and people associated with the University of Regina,...

Local bar hits the right notes with Caribbean Menu
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Local bar hits the right notes with Caribbean Menu

Since 2017 Cloud 9 Live is a place where local and touring musicians can perform. COVID-19 has brought many changes to the live music bar. “COVID has just been an ‘it is what it is’ kind of thing for us,” said Cassie Zorn, manager and Bartender at Cloud 9 Live. “We can’t have touring bands...

Canadian-Indian artist Tesher jumps onto map with new remix
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Canadian-Indian artist Tesher jumps onto map with new remix

From the comfort of his bedroom in downtown Toronto, Tesher created a musical mashup that went viral.  Tesher, also known as Hitesh Sharma, recalled how music regularly played in the his family’s household while growing up in Regina. “My parents wanted to instill the east Indian culture,” said Tesher. “Part of that is being in...

2020 will not kill film: Regina’s “One Take Super 8” film festival is alive and well
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2020 will not kill film: Regina’s “One Take Super 8” film festival is alive and well

The “One Take Super 8″ film festival is celebrating its 20th year. Launched in 2000 in Regina by Alex Rogalski, this independent film festival has inspired similar events across cities in North America. Ian Campbell, co-organizer and past participant in the original Regina event said he likes the event for a number of reasons. “The...

Live concerts in the era of COVID-19
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Live concerts in the era of COVID-19

The Twilite Drive-In Theatre in Wolseley has just finished a series of four live-streamed concerts — including country stars Garth Brooks, Blake Shelton and Kane Brown, and heavy metal band Metallica — which provided entertainment to people and helped provide a distraction from the trials of the COVID-19 pandemic. The drive-in was approached in mid-May...

Local dance group pumps good vibes into the heart of YQR community
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Local dance group pumps good vibes into the heart of YQR community

As the sun set, a group of local dancers gathered in front of the Legislative Building to lay out mats, dust off their dancing shoes and press “PLAY” on a Bluetooth speaker. These street sessions are a branch of Vibes YQR and offer an opportunity to freestyle and “vibe,” and give out positive energy. “What...

Saskatchewan ready to shine at the Juno Awards
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Saskatchewan ready to shine at the Juno Awards

While the who’s who of Canada’s music scene will gather in Saskatoon for the 49th Juno Awards, Saskatchewan is hoping to surprise the nation with good music and good beer. Saskatoon first hosted the Juno Awards in 2007, and according to Sarah Berger, director of media for Tourism Saskatoon, a lot has changed in the...