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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,...

‘This is the power of women’: Regina women celebrate International Women’s Day
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‘This is the power of women’: Regina women celebrate International Women’s Day

This International Women’s Day, some advocates are working to make sure marginalized women are recognized in their celebrations. International Women’s Day occurs on March 8th every year. The day is meant to celebrate the achievements of women, but also spread awareness and fight for an end to gender inequality. Lynn Cote, an Anishinaabe women of...

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...

What some First Nations leaders are doing to engage Indigenous voters in the Sask. Election
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What some First Nations leaders are doing to engage Indigenous voters in the Sask. Election

  First Nations leaders in Saskatchewan had a few different ways in making sure their members voted during Monday’s provincial election. The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations released a statement on Friday that aimed to remind First Nations eligible voters to head to the polls for Monday’s election. “All voters are urged to wear masks,...

Suicide issues in Indigenous communities pushed aside after Sask Party majority win
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Suicide issues in Indigenous communities pushed aside after Sask Party majority win

A month ago, Tristen Durocher’s 44-day fast ended with the hope that it would spark change in the heart of Saskatchewan. Now the Sask Party, who voted against suicide prevention legislation and prompted Durocher to start Walking With Our Angels, won a majority in Monday night’s provincial election. Many Indigenous people are discouraged. “The Sask...