winter driving

Roads Icy, Some Highways Closed

Dec 28, 2022 | 8:43am

Your ice scraper is going to get a workout this morning. This run of mild, moist air left a layer of ice on everything outside. Its pretty slippery on the roads, and sidewalks in Regina. If you are headed out of town, there are a few problems for you to be aware of. Highway 11 […]

Regina Police share winter driving tips

Nov 15, 2021 | 9:06am

Winter returns every year in Saskatchewan, and on November 11, the snow returned to Regina and much of southern and central Saskatchewan. Regina Police say between November 10 and 11, there were 11 collisions to report, none with injuries. However police are offering several tips to adjust to winter driving. Remember the posted speed limit […]

SGI focusing on winter driving and intersection safety during November

Nov 1, 2021 | 4:20pm

With cold and snowy weather just around the corner in Saskatchewan, SGI is focusing on winter driving and intersection safety as apart of its November Traffic Safety Spotlight. Before heading out the on road, they advise individuals take a look at the daily forecast to get an expectation of what weather conditions they could face. […]

RCMP warning residents of dangerous road conditions in Regina area

Dec 22, 2020 | 3:30pm

Winter storm conditions are causing a mess on Saskatchewan’s highways Tuesday afternoon. Travel is not recommended on Highway #1 from Rush Lake all the way to Sintaluta, including through Moose Jaw and Regina and the Regina Bypass. According to the Highway Hotline, conditions are also causing travel to not be recommended on the #11 Highway […]

Province urging people to be safe around snowplows

Dec 19, 2020 | 9:34am

The Government of Saskatchewan is urging residents to be cautious when passing snowplows on the highway. Highways Minister Joe Hargrave says when trying to pass a snowplow, it’s best to wait until they pull over. “Snowplows pull over every 10 to 15 kilometres, they’re mandated to do that. When they’re pulled over and the blue […]

Snow and cold temperatures bringing winter driving conditions across Sask. Tuesday morning

Oct 20, 2020 | 6:52am

With snow falling across much of Saskatchewan Tuesday morning, winter driving conditions can be expected through much of the day on some roads and highways. Highways around both Regina and Moose Jaw are reporting icy slippery sections, and loose swirling snow on the Highway Hotline. In the city, Regina police have already responded to a […]

Winter driving conditions prevalent in Regina area after snow storm Wednesday night

Mar 5, 2020 | 7:20am

The Highway Hotline says all travel restrictions have been lifted after a winter storm brought sticky and at-times heavy snow to the Regina area. For several hours, Highway #1 on both east and west sides of Regina saw travel not recommended warnings from the highway hotline, as well as Highway #33 in several sections and […]

Adjust your driving habits to meet the winter conditions: SGI

Oct 28, 2019 | 12:30pm

Many parts of Saskatchewan are getting the first significant taste of winter, and SGI is asking people to adjust their driving habits to meet conditions. SGI’s Tyler McMurchy says it always takes time for drivers to get accustomed to snowy roads. “One of the things that everyone needs to keep in mind is the traction […]