Sask. government pays Brandt $11.6 million after lawsuit over CNIB building

Jul 13, 2023 | 1:37pm

The Government of Saskatchewan announced they had reached a multi-million dollar settlement with a developer after a building project was stopped in Wascana Park. The province is paying Brandt Properties $11.62 million to settle a lawsuit launched by the company last year. The settlement ended a nearly nine-year saga of Brandt’s proposal to construct a […]

City Manager doesn’t want apology from Councillors who took her to court

May 11, 2023 | 1:32pm

An Integrity Commissioner report was presented at Wednesday’s Regina city council meeting about a December 2022 lawsuit against the City Manager. The report recommended that City Council request that Councillors Andrew Stevens and Dan LeBlanc provide a written apology to City Manager Niki Anderson for their lawsuit’s negative impact on her professionally and personally. Anderson said […]

Integrity Commissioner reports tabled for private discussion and later council meeting

May 11, 2023 | 9:58am

Regina’s city council has decided to deal with two Integrity Commissioner reports at a later date. Council voted to table the reports to Executive Committee for private discussion before bringing them back to city council. In the first report, the Integrity Commissioner recommends that City Council request that Councillors Andrew Stevens and Dan LeBlanc provide […]

Councillors and Mayor condemn lawsuit against city manger in vote of confidence

Dec 8, 2022 | 6:00am

With Regina’s City Manager facing a lawsuit from two councillors, the rest of the city council reaffirmed their confidence. Mayor Sandra Masters was joined by eight of the ten councillors in backing a motion that ‘affirmed and conveyed’ confidence in City Manager Niki Anderson and expressed disappointment over the negative impact on City Council’s operational […]

City of Regina suing refinery for over $4.5 million

Aug 27, 2022 | 8:58am

The City of Regina is suing a refinery after oil allegedly spilled into the city’s wastewater treatment plant in 2019 and 2020. In a statement of claim, the City is seeking over 4.5-million dollars in damages from Consumers’ Co-operatives Refineries Limited after a thick tar-like substance contaminated the city’s wastewater. The City is now looking […]

Class action lawsuit against Parkside Extendicare is launched

Mar 10, 2021 | 2:18pm

A class-action lawsuit regarding the handling of the COVID-19 pandemic at the Parkside Extendicare nursing home where many died as a result of the virus has been filed. Tony Merchant is the lawyer who filed the lawsuit. His statement of claim contains several allegations and that Extendicare was negligent, callous and displayed wanton disregard for […]

Regina court hearing arguments Friday over Humboldt Broncos bus crash lawsuit

Mar 5, 2021 | 7:40am

A Regina court is to hear arguments Friday, over whether there should be a delay in a lawsuit linked to the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash in April of 2018. Sixteen people were killed and 13 were injured when semi-truck blew through a stop sign and into the path of the junior hockey team’s bus […]

Saskatchewan government wants out of Humboldt Broncos lawsuit

Nov 4, 2020 | 8:43am

Lawyers for the Saskatchewan government are to be in a Regina courtroom Wednesday to ask a judge to remove the province from a lawsuit filed by families of victims of the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash. But lawyers for the hockey families argue the province should accept responsibility for chronic inaction at the rural intersection […]