name change

Dewdney Pool to be renamed Buffalo Meadows Pool

Apr 3, 2021 | 9:43am

In a meeting full of changes, Regina City Council decided to rename Dewdney Pool in the city’s North Central. The renaming comes as part of the city’s review on the legacy left by Edgar Dewdney, who had a direct role in establishing and overseeing residential schools. Mayor Sandra Masters says the renaming is an important […]

Edmonton Eskimos expected to officially announce name change next week

Jul 16, 2020 | 4:27pm

Reports from Edmonton are pointing towards a name change for the Edmonton Eskimos. The CFL team has faced pressure from at least two major sponsors to change their name in recent weeks. Sources say an internal decision was made Thursday, with an official announcement coming as early as next week. Edmonton’s CFL franchise has been […]

Criminal record check now required for name change in Saskatchewan

Feb 18, 2020 | 12:50pm

An extra step has been added to the process of a name change in Saskatchewan. The provincial government announced on Tuesday that a criminal record check is now required for any resident wanting to change their name. Furthermore, Saskatchewan becomes the first province to have the option to reject a request for a name change […]