Abby Schneider

Associate Producer

Abby Schneider finds and reports on Saskatchewan stories as an associate producer for CBC Radio's The Morning Edition. Follow @AbbyCBC.

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EMPTY ROOM SERIES

Regina's Nick Faye playing Regina Folk Festival on tour

Nick Faye and the Deputies are making a stop at the Regina Folk Festival but first singer Nick Faye joins us for our Empty Room Series.
EMPTY ROOM SERIES

Deep Dark Woods singer Ryan Boldt working on solo project

Ryan Boldt, frontman for the Deep Dark Woods, joins CBC's Empty Room series and shares a song from his latest solo project.

Gender fair focuses on diversity in Regina

Organizers say it's like a science fair but about gender identity. As part of Regina's Pride Week, TransSask Support Services hosted an evening event where people could ask any questions they had about gender and sexuality.

Fake news story says Vin Diesel is moving to Saskatoon

Don't expect the Fast and Furious star to speed into Saskatchewan in a moving van anytime soon. A well-shared article on the star is a hoax.

Saskatchewan writer Zarqa Nawaz attends Orlando vigil in New York

The Saskatchewan author came back feeling like she was embraced by the people of New York.

Bike lanes, sidewalks and stop signs: Regina cycling tips

The city of Regina is hosting its annual commuter challenge which means more people are planning to walk, bus or bike to work but sometimes cyclists and drivers run into problems when it comes to sharing the road. Bike Regina shares tips on how the two groups can get along.

Regina punk rocker remembers early days of the Sask. scene

People around the world are celebrating the 40th anniversary of punk rock, and although Regina wasn't on the forefront of the scene, there were local punk bands touring Saskatchewan in the late 70s.

Rainbow flags fill downtown Moose Jaw as city celebrates first pride parade

Moose Jaw's first pride parade was held Saturday, but it's not the first time people in that city gathered for gay rights.
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Sask. stuntman rides unicycle across 60-metre-high butte

J.D. Guignard rode across the narrow ridge of Castle Butte in Saskatchewan's badlands to build up his stunt portfolio.

Human rights settlement turns into $20K donation for Moose Jaw Pride

The donation came out of human rights settlement that started in 2014 when a transgender woman wanted to change information on her government ID and was denied.

Fashionable frames hit the runway for Sask. Fashion Week

Is your current eyewear an eyesore? Models will be showing off trendy glasses as part of Saskatchewan Fashion Week in Regina. The Morning Edition talks to Ryan Horne from Spex by Ryan about what glasses are popular this year.

Sask. family camps roadside overnight after Fort McMurray fire

Malissa Holstein recounts what it was like to prepare, pack, and leave her Fort McMurray home with her young family.

4 Women 4 Mental Health a big fundraising force in Regina

It all started as an idea to help a friend. Now a small group of women has raised more than $100K since 2014 to help people dealing with mental health issues.

Regina conference helps teachers recognize newcomer students' emotional trauma

A child psychiatry expert is giving tips on teaching kids who arrive from conflict zones at a conference in Regina.

Regina Huda School students make treasures out of trash

Students at a Regina school celebrated Earth Day by taking part in the school's first ever "repurposed treasures fair" where students made items out of used materials.