MEDICINE HAT, Alta. – The lawyer for a former TV journalist accused in several bank robberies says he plans to speak to the Crown about arranging for psychiatric tests to determine his client’s mental state.
Stephen Vogelsang is charged with robbing two banks in Medicine Hat, Alta., three in Regina and one in Saskatoon last year.
Councillor Jeff Browaty wants to see the question of opening Portage and Main put on this October’s civic election ballot.
The North Kildonan city councillor introduced a motion at city hall Thursday to consider a resolution to place the following question on the Oct. 24, 2018 ballot: “Do you support the opening of Portage & Main to pedestrian crossings? YES/NO.”
Portage la Prairie RCMP say a man has died after he was assaulted in his home.
Police say the man, 56, was assaulted by “unidentified suspects” at his home on Royal Road North on May 23. He suffered severe, life-threatening injuries, said RCMP, and was taken to hospital. He died on June 17.