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Unprecedented move by hockey team in eastern Saskatchewan who forfeits playoff series due to player safety

An unprecedented move by a Saskatchewan senior hockey team to forfeit a playoff series after the safety of their players came into question. The Theodore Buffalos senior hockey team forfeited the fourth and deciding game of their Triangle Hockey League (THL) playoff series against the Ochapowace Thunder. The statement of the forfeiture came in a...

New indoor amusement park soars high above the rest
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New indoor amusement park soars high above the rest

A new indoor amusement park has just recently opened its doors in Regina. SkyPark is a family friendly indoor amusement park for people of all ages. Activities include a rope course and rock climbing wall, mini-golf, a soft play area, and go-karts. The brand new business opened its doors for the first time on Feb....

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...

Queen City becomes Tree City
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Queen City becomes Tree City

The Queen City has a new label: Tree City of the World. The Mayor’s office released on Tuesday that Regina had become the ninth Canadian city – 59th in the world – to be granted the title. “This designation is the result of generations of care and attention dating back to the founding of Regina,”...

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...

New elite hockey team hires first head coach
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New elite hockey team hires first head coach

Jeff Smith is anxious about his first head coaching job after being hired by the Estevan U18 AAA Bears for its inaugural season. “[I was] shocked,” said Smith. “I threw my hat in to get the experience of the process. The three other coaching jobs I’ve had kind of fell onto my lap whereas this...

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...

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...