The scene was loud at Saskatoon's Auto Clearing Motor Speedway Wednesday evening.
A few thousand people took in the Velocity Prairie Thunder 250, the latest race in NASCAR's Canadian Tire series. Among the contenders was Canadian IndyCar racer Alex Tagliani, not to mention all three previous Velocity Prairie Thunder winners.
This is the only stop the Canadian Tire series will make in Saskatchewan all season.
If you missed the race, it will be broadcast on TSN Saturday, July 26th at 3 p.m.
The number of people in Saskatchewan who failed a driving test last year is the highest it has been in nearly a decade.
Forty-eight per cent of those who went for their test in 2013 passed, down from 58 per cent in 2004, according to numbers provided by SGI. The information shows the pass rate has been steadily dropping over the last ten years, while the number of exams taken has more than doubled.
The Ministry of Environment launched an investigation into a video uploaded to Facebook last February. The video appeared to show a person riding a wounded deer on a toboggan down a hill. The deer had just been shot.
Kurtis Mucha stood tall between the pipes for the University of Alberta Golden Bears, not allowing the number one ranked team in the country to fall behind again at the national championships.
“You never want to get behind like we did last year,” Mucha said after the opening game at the 2014 CIS University Cup. “This is my first win at this tournament looking back so this is huge and we want to carry this over into Saturday.”
A man from Regina got the chance to become his own business owner in a reality TV show called Be The Boss Canada.
Fred Lingelbach is the manager at the Clancy's Meat store in Harbour Landing and has worked there since it opened in January 2012. His episode will air Thursday at 9 p.m. on W Network (see trailer at bottom of page). The show features two employees from the company competing in a series of challenges, but they aren't told why.
A deserving Regina family is counting down the final days before they can move in to the house that pennies built. The keys to the home built through the CJME Penny Project will be presented on Monday to Dawn Billingsley and her family.
A 12-year old peewee hockey player has a broken wrist, after being hauled down by the referee in Winnipeg who was trying to break up a fight.
Kainen Bell was hurt in the final minutes of a game between peewee teams from the Brokenhead Ojibway First Nation and the Sagkeeng First Nation as part of the Southeast Winter Tribal Days annual hockey tournament in Winnipeg on Sunday.
In what many assumed was a foregone conclusion, Regina snowboarding superstar Mark McMorris has been named to Canada's Olympic snowboarding team.
It's a Christmas carol with a cause.
Eleven local musicians have brought their holiday cheer and voices to a Christmas video to raise money for Children’s Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan (CHFS).
Tunetown is an ongoing project developed by Saskatoon artist, music producer and teacher Jesse Weiman.
“I want to highlight organizations,” Weiman said, adding each video will help a children's cause.
His eyes are wide and grade one student Muhammed Abdullah is listening carefully as he holds a violin and bow together for the first time. Concert violinist Ed Minevich corrects his grip and helps him draw the bow across the strings to make the first sound.
When Minevich asks who wants to go next a dozen hands shoot up in the air. This music class for grade 1 students at Arcola Community School is called Strings for Change. It's one of two new education outreach programs with the Regina Symphony Orchestra.