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Wolseley’s drive-in back in business
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Wolseley’s drive-in back in business

The Twilite Drive-In in Wolseley is back for its 67th season. The theatre is scheduled to open April 22 with a free show of Sonic the Hedgehog. Following the free show, from April 23-25 the theatre is scheduled to show Godzilla vs. Kong. “The lineup looks pretty good, we got King Kong for the first...

I Love Regina Run makes return in May
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I Love Regina Run makes return in May

After a cancellation in 2020,  The I Love Regina Run is back. The event is being hosted by the not-for-profit organization RunRegina in partnership with the City of Regina and the Mayor’s Office. The run is meant to encourage people to get active while also celebrating the city of Regina and its vibrant running community. ...

Regina pothole filling slowed by COVID
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Regina pothole filling slowed by COVID

  People who fill Regina’s potholes, like so many workers, have had to comply with COVID health orders that slowed down their jobs. “The reduction in tonnage is due to the six-week delay to the start of the season and a delay in the start of our contracted support due to COVID,” said Evan Guenther, ...

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,...

Regina United Way’s Tampon Tuesday a success
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Regina United Way’s Tampon Tuesday a success

Period poverty in Regina is an issue for menstruators, where period products aren’t free. This comes in direct comparison to Edmonton, who announced in April 2021 that they would be providing free products in public restrooms. But there’s still change happening in Regina. In March, United Way Regina ran an event known as “Tampon Tuesday,”...

Deep U of R revenue losses softened by WHL
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Deep U of R revenue losses softened by WHL

The University of Regina has suffered through significant financial losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic — as much as $6 million — but is now getting a revenue boost by hosting seven WHL teams in the campus bubble. The university’s 2021-22 Operations Forecast shows the school took a significant hit with the loss of ancillary...

Some Sask. residents resisting vaccines
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Some Sask. residents resisting vaccines

As the COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues across the province, Kipling residents John and Jeannette Gall said they will not be getting the vaccine. “I eat healthy, I take my vitamins, I exercise and I work, why do I need a vaccine?” said John Gall. Gall is a farmer from southeast Saskatchewan who avoids medications whenever...

Doulas help birth mothers with better support and outcomes
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Doulas help birth mothers with better support and outcomes

  Having been part of over 300 births, prenatal teacher and doula Angie Evans is focused on providing support and teachings she wishes she had at her own birth. “The birth mother is our primary focus,” said Evans. “We support partners, too. “A lot of times partners are an afterthought, and we know when we...