Saskatchewan News

Global Regina - 33 min 27 sec ago
The City of Regina says the first case of Dutch elm disease in 2019 was discovered in a tree in a yard at 222 Lincoln Dr.

Global Regina - 57 min 40 sec ago
Catch 980 CJME’s “The Wood File” with Murray Wood every Tuesday on Global Regina. Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 12 min ago
OTTAWA - The Ottawa Redblacks had a new quarterback under centre Tuesday. A club official confirmed backup Jonathan Jennings was working with the club’s starting offence at practice and that incumbent Dominique Davis has an unspecified injury. Head coach Rick Campbell is expected to... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 hour 12 min ago
The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations is asking Country Thunder organizers to ban Williams and Ree after the comedy duo made a joke about Indigenous people supposedly not being able to pay their rent on time.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 21 min ago
OTTAWA - The federal government is awarding $1 billion in warship maintenance work to two Canadian shipyards, with a third deal on the way. The five-year contracts announced Tuesday award $500 million in work to Chantier Davie shipyard in Quebec and Seaspan Victoria Shipyards in... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 24 min ago
ST. JOHN’S, N.L. - A search is underway for four people missing after a float plane crashed into a Labrador lake on Monday, killing three of the occupants. Jean Tremblay, president of the small Quebec airline that owns the plane, said he was informed by search and rescue... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 25 min ago
Dozens of immigrants lined up Tuesday at a major Mexico border crossing, waiting to learn how the Trump administration’s plans to end most asylum protections would affect their hopes of taking refuge in the United States. The administration announced the plans a day earlier, reversing... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 30 min ago
Dozens of immigrants are lining up at a Mexico border crossing, waiting to learn how the Trump administration’s plans to end most asylum protections will affect them. The plans announced Monday reverse decades of U.S. policy. It is the administration’s most forceful attempt yet to... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 39 min ago
TORONTO - The Hamilton Tiger-Cats will be without linebacker Simoni Lawrence for two games. An arbitrator ruled Tuesday in favour of the CFL’s original suspension, a week after Lawrence met with the arbitrator after appealing the ban the CFL levied against him last month.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 39 min ago
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins returned Tuesday to the exact spot where he flew to the moon 50 years ago with Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. Collins had the spotlight to himself this time - Armstrong has been gone for seven years and Aldrin cancelled. Collins said... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 43 min ago
EDMONTON - The Edmonton Oilers have signed free agent forward Josh Archibald to a one-year contract. The 26-yea-old Archibald spent last season with the Arizona Coyotes, recording 22 points (12 goals, 10 assists) in 68 games. The five-foot-10, 176-pound forward has 36 points (20 goals, 16 assists)... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 49 min ago
Dozens of immigrants lined up Tuesday at a major Mexico border crossing, waiting to learn how the Trump administration’s plans to end most asylum protections would affect their hopes of taking refuge in the United States. The administration announced the plans a day earlier, reversing... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 51 min ago
OTTAWA - An evaluation of a federal benefit to help parents take time off work to care for critically ill children says fewer people have used it than expected because they didn’t know about it or didn’t understand how it worked. Annual applications for the benefit ... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 hour 53 min ago
A woman who lives on the 1100 block of Sixth Street E in Saskatoon woke up on Saturday morning to find an unknown man in her bedroom. Police are still searching for the suspect.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 3 min ago
WASHINGTON - Defiant in the face of widespread censure, President Donald Trump insisted Tuesday that his tweets suggesting four Democratic congresswomen of colour return to their countries “were NOT Racist,” and he appealed to fellow Republicans to “not show weakness”... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 5 min ago
NEW YORK - The gravitational pull of Amazon Prime Day is so strong on shoppers it’s benefiting other retailers as well, according to an early analysis from a key data group. On Monday, the first day of its 48-hour sales event, large retailers, those that generated annual revenue of at... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 5 min ago
LONDON - Europe’s biggest airline, budget carrier Ryanair, will cut flights and close some of its bases beginning this winter because of the delay to deliveries of the Boeing 737 Max plane, which has been grounded globally after two fatal crashes. The airline also warned Tuesday that its... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 2 hours 8 min ago
Regina police are investigating after a female pedestrian was seriously injured when she was hit by a vehicle Monday night.... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 2 hours 18 min ago
Drugs and gangs are fuelling the gun violence behind the 13 attempted murder charges laid in Regina during the first five months of 2019, according to the local police chief.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 20 min ago
TORONTO - Hamilton receiver Brandon Banks, Montreal quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. and Winnipeg running back Andrew Harris are the CFL top performers for Week 5. Banks recorded nine receptions for 86 yards and two touchdowns, and returned a missed field goal 115-yards for another TD, in the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 20 min ago
VANCOUVER - Several Good Samaritans from the United States have saved a man from drowning in British Columbia. Brian Laverentz, a medical student from San Antonio, Texas, says he and his wife were honeymooning in the Vancouver area and were visiting Twin Falls on when they... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 22 min ago
ST. JOHN’S, N.L. - The president of a small Quebec airline says three people were killed when one of its planes crashed into a Labrador lake Monday. Jean Tremblay, president of Air Saguenay, said the float plane was carrying four fishermen, two guides and the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 28 min ago
NEW YORK - Federal prosecutors won’t bring civil rights charges against a New York City police officer in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner, a decision made by Attorney General William Barr and announced one day before the five-year anniversary of his death, officials said. The... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 2 hours 41 min ago
Canadian singer and songwriter Brett Kissel will open for Garth Brooks on the first of two performances at Regina's Mosaic Stadium.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 48 min ago
ATHENS, Greece - A 27-year-old man was charged with murder and rape Tuesday in the killing of an American scientist who disappeared on the Greek island of Crete and whose body was found in a tunnel formerly used as a storage site during World War II. Crete police said a Greek man from the island... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 2 hours 48 min ago
As part of his work as a historical interpreter, Kevin Hicks attended the anniversary in England of the Battle of the Somme in period attire. The remaining veterans of the battle, all almost a century old, waved him over for a chat.... Read more

Global Regina - 2 hours 57 min ago
Regina police say one woman is in hospital for serious injuries after being involved in a vehicle and pedestrian collision on Monday night.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 4 min ago
WASHINGTON - Defiant in the face of widespread censure, President Donald Trump insisted Tuesday that his tweets suggesting four Democratic congresswomen of colour return to their countries “were NOT Racist,” and he appealed to fellow Republicans to “not show weakness”... Read more

CTV Regina - 3 hours 15 min ago
Brett Kissel will open for country superstar Garth Brooks when he hits the stage at Mosaic Stadium on Aug. 9.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 15 min ago
WINNIPEG - The Winnipeg Jets have signed defenceman Nelson Nogier to a one-year, two-way contract with an average annual value of US$700,000. Nogier, 23, played one game for the Jets in 2018-19 and suited up for 74 with the Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League, picking up one goal and eight... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 21 min ago
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins returned Tuesday to the exact spot where he and two other astronauts flew to the moon 50 years ago. At NASA’s invitation, Michael Collins spent the golden anniversary at Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Complex 39A in Florida... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 25 min ago
GWANGJU, Korea, Republic Of - Divers Caeli McKay and Meaghan Benfeito have secured two spots for Canada in the women’s 10-metre platform event at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. McKay finished third in the semifinals on Tuesday at the world aquatics championships, while Benfeito was fourth. The... Read more

Global Regina - 3 hours 33 min ago
Brett Kissel was announced as the opening act for the Garth Brooks Aug. 9 concert in Regina.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 34 min ago
MONTREAL - A 43-year-old cyclist is expected to face charges after allegedly smashing the windows of a Montreal city bus last night. Montreal police spokeswoman Caroline Chevrefils says the incident just before midnight was apparently sparked because the cyclist felt the city bus was... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 3 hours 37 min ago
Police scanner communications have fallen silent in newsrooms in Saskatoon and will by early August in Regina as media organizations lose access to monitor the main dispatch channel.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 43 min ago
GWANGJU, Korea, Republic Of - Divers Caeli McKay and Meaghan Benfeito have secured two spots for Canada in the women’s 10-metre platform event at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. McKay finished third in the semifinals on Tuesday at the world aquatics championships, while Benfeito was fourth. The... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 3 hours 56 min ago
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Regina Leader-Post - 3 hours 56 min ago
Now that the CFL season is in full swing, several teams are starting to assess the direction in which they are headed.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 4 hours 5 min ago
Five stories in the news for Tuesday, July 16 --- IRREGULAR MIGRANT NUMBERS DOWN THIS YEAR: DATA Newly published government figures show fewer asylum-seekers crossing “irregularly” into Canada than last year, although June did... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 4 hours 7 min ago
WASHINGTON - Federal prosecutors won’t bring civil rights charges against a New York City police officer in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner, a person familiar with the matter said Tuesday. The decision not to bring charges against Officer Daniel Pantaleo comes a day before the... Read more

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