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Canadian-led NATO mission in Latvia meant to deter, support. Take a look beyond the barbed wire
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Canadian-led NATO mission in Latvia meant to deter, support. Take a look beyond the barbed wire

The forests in Latvia are dense with thick undergrowth and trees reaching high into the sky. The tree trunks are tinted orange and darken as they grow taller. Latvians park along the roads and begin to walk throughout the area as they search for wild mushrooms. The scenery looks like a moment caught in time...

Religious literacy expert, Muslim comedian speak at Muslim-Christian Dialogue
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Religious literacy expert, Muslim comedian speak at Muslim-Christian Dialogue

REGINA — St. Anne’s Catholic Church will open its doors for people to talk about religion in a different way. Instead of the usual prayers and service, the Archdiocese of Regina together with the Islamic Association of Saskatchewan (Regina), the Regina Multifaith Forum, Luther College and Campion College are holding the third part of their...

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Pedestrian killed

REGINA – A fatal collision involving a 66 year old man who was struck by a vehicle occurred the evening of Friday Nov. 15. Regina Police Service (RPS) confirmed the victim had been identified but his name has not been released. The deceased’s family was contacted on the night of the incident. The intersection where...

Tagging for tots: Laser Quest kicks off toy drive
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Tagging for tots: Laser Quest kicks off toy drive

REGINA – Regina’s only laser tag business is aiming to spread holiday cheer to less fortunate families. The Laser Quest Toy Drive was scheduled to begin Nov. 18, as Laser Quest is teaming up with Salvation Army to bring gifts to kids for Christmastime. Starting at 5 p.m. on Nov. 18, Laser Quest offered free...

Sharing Christmas through a shoebox
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Sharing Christmas through a shoebox

REGINA – With the Christmas season fast approaching, Charlotte Kessler sat at her kitchen table packing and unpacking different items into two small red and green shoeboxes. Notebooks, deflated soccer balls and toothbrushes are just some of the things she is placing inside, knowing that packing these boxes for Operation Christmas Child (OCC) will impact...

The Regina Correctional Centre adds body scanner to security system to limit contraband in facility.
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The Regina Correctional Centre adds body scanner to security system to limit contraband in facility.

REGINA – Smuggling drugs will be a difficult process for inmates as a new body scanning security system, the Soter RS, has been introduced at the Regina Correctional Centre. “We’ve already been successful in reducing contraband,” said Julien Hulet, director of the Regina Correctional Centre. “We began using the body scanner on October 9, 2019...

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...

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A Newcomer’s First Election

Harlee Kelly is not yet a citizen of Canada but is excited to watch her first Canadian election. Originally from the United States, Kelly has been living in Canada for two years but is not yet eligible to vote in elections. “Watching the Canadian election has been an experience for me,” said Kelly, a First...