Kevin Martel

The Co-op Refinery Complex said while it's still willing to talk, it stands by its latest offer being its last one.
The Co-op Refinery Complex said while it's still willing to talk, it stands by its latest offer being its last one. Kevin Martel/CJME News Staff

Union votes no on latest offer from Co-op Refinery

By Kevin Martel
March 22, 2017 - 6:24am

The union representing hundreds of workers at the Co-op Refinery Complex in Regina has voted against what the company has called its final offer.

Unifor 594 voted "overwhelmingly" to reject the offer on Monday night, according to president Kevin Bittman.

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are once again selling season tickets for seats in new Mosaic Stadium, which is scheduled to host its first regular season CFL game July 1, 2017.
The Saskatchewan Roughriders are once again selling season tickets for seats in new Mosaic Stadium, which is scheduled to host its first regular season CFL game July 1, 2017. file photo/CJME News Staff

Riders resume selling season tickets after 3-year wait

By Kevin Martel
March 14, 2017 - 5:49pm

For the first time in several years, the Saskatchewan Roughriders are once again selling season tickets.

When the City of Regina announced it was going ahead with plans for a new stadium, the team decided to put a hold on selling around the same time.

Ricardo Morin outside his catering business. Morin is accused of shaming Sheldon Kennedy, who was sexually assaulted when he was young.
Ricardo Morin outside his catering business. Morin is accused of shaming Sheldon Kennedy, who was sexually assaulted when he was young. David Zammit/Swift Current Online

Swift Current candidate accused of victim-blaming child sex abuse victim

By Kevin Martel
September 24, 2016 - 8:53am

A Swift Current business owner hoping to be elected to city council is accused of putting part of the blame on the victim of sexual abuse.

(Left to right): Premier Brad Wall and Opposition Leader Trent Wotherspoon
(Left to right): Premier Brad Wall and Opposition Leader Trent Wotherspoon File photo/Canadian Press and Courtney Markewich/CJME Staff

Spring session is a wrap

By Kevin Martel
July 1, 2016 - 11:40am Updated: July 4, 2016 - 7:01am

The first session of the new Legislative Assembly in Saskatchewan is over.

The 26-day session wrapped up on Thursday, extending into June because of April's provincial election.

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