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Urban farms: turning grass into vegetables
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Urban farms: turning grass into vegetables

City Street Farms is digging their horticulture hands into reminding Regina about the relationship between community, food and land. Co-owned and operated by Miranda Holt and Candace Benson, City Street Farms is a new urban farm initiative in Regina. Holt and Benson hold permaculture design certificates and want to “Farm Your Yard” with radishes, cabbages,...

Indigenous woman finds support at The Gathering Place after being evicted from Raising Hope
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Indigenous woman finds support at The Gathering Place after being evicted from Raising Hope

Despite not feeling ready to leave her residence, Fay Munro was evicted from Raising Hope last month. “In the written eviction notice, one of the reasons they gave was that I was speaking badly about Raising Hope in the media,” said Munro. Munro has been vocal about the lack of support she felt from management...

Saskatchewan Health Authority leadership is lacking when it comes to the opioid crisis
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Saskatchewan Health Authority leadership is lacking when it comes to the opioid crisis

Jason Mercredi, who oversees Saskatchewan’s only safe consumption site, is disappointed in the province’s response to the unprecedented number of opioid related deaths in Saskatchewan. “I think it is pretty clear that this is not just a health care issue anymore,” said Mercredi, the Executive Director of Prairie Harm Reduction (PHR) in Saskatoon. “When you...

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...