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Number of smoke hours soars in 2023

Number of smoke hours soars in 2023

Sep 6, 2023 | 2:34pm
Wildfire smoke has gotten into the lungs of Reginans – and people living near many weather stations all over the province – at a record pace. According to preliminary records from Environment and Climate Change Canada, between May 1 and Sept. 5, Regina crushed our old record of smoke hours with 223, topping 2021’s 184. A […]

Area in A.E. Wilson Park off-limits due to soil contamination

Apr 6, 2023 | 12:46pm

Soil testing at A.E. Wilson Park has revealed soil contamination in an area that has the potential to be harmful to people and pets. Signs and fencing northwest of the Jack Hamilton arena will say the areas people and pets are advised to avoid for now. A pathway near the affected area is safe and […]