Casino Regina

Casino Regina’s renovations close to completion

Jan 11, 2023 | 10:46am

Casino Regina’s multi-year renovation project can now see the light at the end of the tunnel with its renovations. “This is something we started back in January of 2020 as part of a multi-year facility modernization plan that supports our commitment to offering an outstanding guest experience. We’ll be reopening to guests and entertainment at […]

SaskGaming reports losses of over $13m due to pandemic challenges

Jul 5, 2021 | 11:20am

The COVID-19 pandemic proved to be a difficult hurdle for SaskGaming to overcome as the corporation reported net losses of $13.4 million during the 2020-2021 fiscal year. SaskGaming says in a normal year of operations, it would have paid a dividend to the Crown Investments Corporation. However the payment was cancelled this past fiscal year […]

Over 300 layoffs happening at Casinos Regina and Moose Jaw

Dec 19, 2020 | 12:56pm

With casinos having to close their doors effective Saturday under new public health orders issued this week, it means major layoffs are happening at both Casino Regina and Casino Moose Jaw. The Saskatchewan Gaming Corporation says 327 people (238 unionized and 89 non-union) at the two establishments are being laid off as of Monday. These […]

Table games now operating at Casinos Regina and Moose Jaw

Oct 9, 2020 | 11:59am

Casinos Regina and Moose Jaw are once again offering table games. When both re-opened in July, table games were not part of the equation, but as of Thursday, they now are on a limited basis as four blackjack tables, one roulette and one baccarat are open in Regina with one blackjack and one roulette table […]

Casinos Regina and Moose Jaw ready for business

Jul 8, 2020 | 12:37pm

Casinos Regina and Moose Jaw are ready to get started again Thursday morning, but as is the case with many other places, there will be a different look and protocols will have to be followed. SaskGaming’s Shanna Schulhauser says there are a few things you need to know. “There will be a restriction as to […]

Blackjack scam at Casino Regina costs government $30,000

May 4, 2020 | 7:35pm

The sharp eye of a visitor at Casino Regina in January has resulted in an employee being fired with charges pending. The customer reported some “unusual behaviour between a dealer and a guest, whereby the dealer was paying out losing hands on a blackjack table.” Video confirmed that some wrongdoing was taking place with the dealer […]

Gaming workers reach new agreement with Casino Regina

Oct 8, 2019 | 9:32am

 The Public Service Alliance of Canada, which represents gaming workers at Casino Regina, has reached a collective agreement with SaskGaming. The deal, reached last week, addresses several issues within the workplace as well as financial certainty, according to PSAC’s Regional Executive Vice-President Marianne Hladun. The new agreement includes a 4.5% salary increase over five years, ending December […]

Casino Regina employees prepared to strike

Jul 23, 2019 | 1:06pm

There could be labour unrest at Casino Regina. Unionized workers will be in a legal strike position as of midnight Friday after efforts to negotiate a fair contract with the Saskatchewan Gaming Corporation have failed. Outstanding issues include a fair wage increase and a change in policies that unfairly penalize workers who face an unexpected […]

Another successful year for SaskGaming

Jul 6, 2019 | 10:15am

SaskGaming entertained more than 3.2 million guests and reported a net income of $44.9 million in the 12-month period ending March 31, 2019, as detailed in the corporation’s annual report released today. “SaskGaming is a notable contributor to the overall financial success of our province,” Minister Responsible for SaskGaming Christine Tell said. “Last year, the […]