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Sask. RCMP reminds motorists to drive safe over long weekend

Sask. RCMP reminds motorists to drive safe over long weekend

May 18, 2024 | 7:52am
Saskatchewan RCMP is reminding drivers to drive safely this May long weekend. As part of Canada Road Safety Week, the RCMP and other police services will focus on eliminating impaired driving, distracted driving, aggressive driving, and driving without a seatbelt. Supt. Grant St. Germaine, the officer in charge of Saskatchewan RCMP Traffic Services, says that […]
A look at what’s open and closed during the long weekend

A look at what’s open and closed during the long weekend

Mar 29, 2024 | 9:20am
The Easter long weekend is here, and Regina residents can expect changes in city services, transit, and leisure activities. Here’s a breakdown of what will and won’t be available this year on Good Friday and Easter Monday. City Services and Transit: City offices will close on Good Friday, April 5th, and resume regular operations on […]

SGI & Sask. RCMP remind drivers to not drive impaired

Jul 1, 2023 | 10:32am

SGI is reminding residents to drive sober this Canada Day long weekend. According to SGI, police caught 476 people driving after exceeding the legal limits of alcohol or drugs, including 206 Criminal Code charges and 270 administrative suspensions for exceeding provincial limits in May. An impaired driving offence can result in licence suspensions, vehicle impoundments, […]

Regina’s heat wave forecasted to last for days and may break records

Sep 1, 2022 | 10:27am

Everyone in southern Saskatchewan, including in and around Regina, is sweating their way through the massive heat wave in the province. Regina is forecasted to see a high of 35 degrees today, possibly 36 degrees. These temperatures have forced a heat warning from Environment and Climate Change Canada, and it might even break records. If […]

Hot long weekend forecast for southern Saskatchewan

Jul 29, 2022 | 1:24pm

The Saskatchewan Day long weekend is almost upon us and it’s looking like it’ll be a hot one. Sunny, hot and dry conditions are on tap for much of the province this weekend. “Southern Saskatchewan as a whole… is looking very warm this long weekend, with daytime high temperatures approaching 30 all weekend, and even into […]

Canadian Blood Services looking for donations this long weekend

Apr 11, 2022 | 1:58pm

As many Saskatchewan residents are getting ready to enjoy the Easter long weekend, Canadian Blood Services is asking for blood and plasma donations. Starting Wednesday and running until Saturday, Canadian Blood Services will be looking to fill appointments. Aaron Barlow, the territory manager of donor relations with Canadian Blood Services Regina, said that they have […]

SGI offers advice on long weekend driving

Nov 8, 2019 | 2:15pm

It’s the Remembrance Day long weekend, and SGI is reminding motorists to make it a safe one. In addition to matching your driving habits to meet conditions, SGI’s Tyler McMurchy says it’s important to see and be seen, by clearing ice and snow off your vehicle. “You don’t just want to clear off a little […]