Joelle Seal

Joelle Seal is an Associate Producer in Current Affairs for CBC Saskatchewan. Get in touch with her by emailing joelle.seal@cbc.ca or on Twitter @joelleseal.

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Army of Sass Regina aims to empower dancers on and off the stage

After moving back to the province during the pandemic, Quill Lake, Sask.'s Courtney Odelein decided to bring Army of Sass Performing and Training Group to Regina to prove that dance is for everyone. 

Goggle-wearing canine hero spreads smiles around Regina during pandemic

Dennis Flamont started a part-time job as a courier driver after the pandemic, and his dog Putz comes with him all the time on his treks around the city.

Northerners denied services in southern Sask. speaks to 'systemic racism', says Beauval resident

As she heard of case after case of her fellow northerners being turned away from everything from hotels to medical appointments, Catherine Currie felt heartbroken, frustrated and wanted to take action.

Regina coffee house makes lunches and raises money for Carmichael Outreach

Brewed Awakening is asking customers for donations of $10 toward a bagged lunch for Carmichael Outreach as part of its Lean on Me Lunch Program. The coffee house has started to provide 200 prepared lunches for the non-profit every Wednesday. 

Regina Humane Society plans to replace shelter with modern community centre in Harbour Landing

The Regina Humane Society is currently located on the northern outskirts of the city in a 50-year-old building built by volunteers with donated materials.

U of R students' business SaskMasks working to help flatten the curve

More people are wearing masks in public these days because, along with hand-washing and physical distancing, it's believed to be one way to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

'Together, we can make a huge difference': Regina zero-waste market opens in midst of COVID-19 pandemic

Karlee Raiwet hopes she can help people choose a more sustainable lifestyle, one step at a time, by providing them with the products to do so.

COVID-19 in Sask: Province declares state of emergency after number of cases doubles

One of the new cases does not have a demonstrated link to new travel, the province says.

'I can start again': Deep connections formed between refugees, volunteers through Regina resettlement group

Four friends’ passion for giving back brought them together to form the ARRIVE project to assist refugees resettling in Regina. But when tragedy struck that group of friends in September, it was the refugee families who helped them get through the grief.

Regina Cat Rescue seeking volunteers to bottle-feed newborn kittens

This year Regina Cat Rescue cared for 28 neonatal kittens with only a few volunteers to bottle-feed them. The organization is looking for more volunteers to prepare for next year. 

Regina's Super HEROS hockey team gives kids with disabilities a chance to play

Jack Taylor, 11, is a player on the Super HEROS team in Regina. The program gives kids with cognitive and physical challenges an opportunity to lace up some skates and hit the ice.

Sask. filmmakers produce new sci-fi digital series in Manitoba after film tax credit cut

Two Regina-born filmmakers travelled through the multiverse from Saskatchewan to Manitoba to have their latest science fiction digital series made.

Regina sci-fi fan builds backyard tribute to Doctor Who

A self-described geek has paid homage to Doctor Who by building a TARDIS in his backyard in Harbour Landing in Regina. 

Regina woman creates Narnia-inspired room underneath basement stairs

A Regina woman has transformed the space under her stairs into a Chronicles of Narnia-inspired world of enchantment.  

Q&A: Regina author shares story of sexual assault and recovery in new memoir

Regina author D.M. Ditson is officially launching her award-winning memoir, Wide Open. It’s an account of her unravelling in the wake of a series of sexual assaults by several men that left her with post-traumatic stress disorder.

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