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Saskatchewan opts for public-private partnership funding for new schools

REGINA – Nine new Saskatchewan schools designed to be used jointly by Catholic and public boards are to be built using public-private partnership funding.

The province says the decision to go with the P3 model was made after consultations with outside experts. 215 more words


Regina students prepare for trip of a lifetime to Japan

They’ve spent a year learning another language and communicating with pen pals across the sea.

And now a group of high school kids from Regina are flying to Japan on Aug. 298 more words


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So, I am going to depot. For those of you who do not know what that is, you’re probably American. Depot (pronounced Dep OH not Deep Oh) is the RCMP training facility in Regina, Saskatchewan. 475 more words

Group gathers support for Buy Local Day in Saskatchewan

Hello, good buys: three friends from Saskatchewan have begun to gather support for a new monthly Buy Local Day.

It began with Kurtis Muench, Fred Reibin and Roshan Hoover, who call their movement… 296 more words


Saskatchewan government orders SaskPower to pull out its smart meters

REGINA – The Saskatchewan government is pulling the plug on SaskPower’s smart meters due to public safety concerns following several fires.

Bill Boyd, minister responsible for the Crown utility, told a news conference in Regina that all 105,000 smart meters are to be removed and replaced with traditional units. 154 more words


Inmate who escaped from Regina jail back in custody

REGINA – An inmate who escaped from the Regina Correctional Centre is back in custody.

Shawn William Wilton, who is 30, was working outside the jail on Monday when he was reported missing. 49 more words


Regina's Queen City Ex grub: Bacon, more bacon and not-quite-cronut burgers

There won’t be any cronut burgers at this year’s Queen City Ex (the pastry hybrid snack that became infamous in Toronto last year).

But that doesn’t mean you can’t still fill up on a host of decidedly unhealthy treats. 149 more words