Saskatchewan News

CTV Regina - 1 hour 11 min ago
A group of eager learners of all ages took part in an animal tracking course north of Regina on Saturday.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 20 min ago
MOOSOMIN, Sask. - The premiers of Saskatchewan and New Brunswick joined Conservative leader Andrew Scheer on a panel at a rally in rural Saskatchewan on Saturday that was held to draw attention to legislation that would overhaul how major energy projects are assessed. Saskatchewan... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 37 min ago
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - Canada’s Justin Kripps won his first career four-man bobsled World Cup race Saturday, rallying his team back from fourth place to top the podium. Kripps, of Summerland, B.C., finished his second run in 54.75 seconds to move into top spot. Kripps, along with Cam Stones... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 hour 38 min ago
AURORA, Ill. - The man who opened fire and killed five co-workers including the plant manager, human resources manager and an intern working his first day at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse, took a gun he wasn’t supposed to have to a job he was about to lose. Right after... Read more

CTV Regina - 1 hour 48 min ago
Saskatoon’s Living Skies Cannabis store is making an effort to be even more green.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 8 min ago
PROGRESSO, Argentina - Family, friends, supporters and former teammates paid tribute to striker Emiliano Sala in his small Argentine hometown on Saturday, almost four weeks after he died when the plane he was in crashed into the English Channel. The 28-year-old Sala’s body received a... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 15 min ago
VANCOUVER - A global communications marketing firm says it is suspending its contract with former British Columbia premier Gordon Campbell in light of an allegation in a British newspaper that he groped a woman in the United Kingdom. Edelman says in a statement that Campbell has... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 37 min ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Canada’s Andrew Nembhard couldn’t miss. And for a while Alabama couldn’t hit. Nembhard, a 19-year-old from Aurora, Ont., and freshman star for Florida, scored a career-high 21 points without missing a shot and the Gators pounded the Crimson Tide 71-53 on... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 53 min ago
Canada will continue to meet with like-minded nations as it aims to bridge divides between countries at a time of simmering international tensions, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said from Germany on Saturday. The approach is necessary as Canada strives to reinforce the “... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 7 min ago
OTTAWA - Jody Wilson-Raybould’s resignation from cabinet this week has stoked long-standing frustration, disappointment and anger among Canada’s veterans, who say they have been ignored and betrayed by the Trudeau government. The Liberals went out of their way during the last federal... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 11 min ago
SYDNEY, N.S. - Nunavut’s Jenine Bodner skipped her team to an historic victory in the opening draw at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts on Saturday afternoon. She stole a point in the 10th end for a 4-3 win over Quebec’s Gabrielle Lavoie at Centre 200, giving the territory its... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 14 min ago
Halifax’s new professional lacrosse team now has a name: the Thunderbirds. The name was unveiled at the Halifax Convention Centre on Saturday. The National Lacrosse League’s fifth Canadian franchise was announced in September, and is under the ownership of Curt Styres. The roster... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 16 min ago
PITTSBURGH - A big second period ended up being just enough for the Calgary Flames. Michael Frolik had the first of four second-period goals for Calgary, and the Flames held on to snap a season-long four-game skid with a 5-4 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday. Frolik, Austin Czarnik... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 24 min ago
ST-LAZARE, Man. - A train carrying oil has derailed and is leaking in western Manitoba. Canadian National Railway says in a statement that 37 cars carrying crude left the tracks early Saturday morning near St-Lazare, just east of the Saskatchewan-Manitoba boundary. CN says there is “a... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 23 min ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. - A.J. Lawson of Brampton, Ont., had 23 points off six of South Carolina’s program record-tying 16 three-pointers to rally past Texas A&M 84-77 on Saturday. The Gamecocks (13-12, 8-4 Southeastern Conference) trailed by double digits in the first half and were down 45-35... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 56 min ago
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Canadian freshman star Andrew Nembhard scored a career-high 21 points without missing a shot and Florida throttled Alabama’s offence in a 71-53 win on Saturday. The Gators (14-11, 6-6 Southeastern Conference) held the Crimson Tide (15-10, 6-6) without a field goal for... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 4 hours 7 min ago
VATICAN CITY - Former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been found guilty by the Vatican of sex abuse and defrocked, as calls rose Saturday for Pope Francis to reveal what he knew about the once-powerful American prelate’s apparently decades-long predatory sexual behaviour. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 4 hours 18 min ago
Sam Gagner is back with the Edmonton Oilers, the team with which he spent the first seven seasons of his NHL career. The Oilers acquired Gagner in a deal Saturday with Vancouver that sent centre Ryan Spooner to the Canucks. The Oilers expected to have the 29-year-old Gagner for their road game... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 4 hours 22 min ago
BERLIN - Israeli director Nadav Lapid’s “Synonyms,” a movie about a young Israeli man who uproots himself to France and is determined to put his homeland behind him, won the Berlin International Film Festival’s top Golden Bear award on Saturday. A jury headed by French... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 4 hours 26 min ago
AURORA, Ill. - The man who gunned down five co-workers and wounded a sixth at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse before shooting and wounding five police officers brought his gun to a meeting in which he was going to be fired, authorities said Saturday. Because Gary Martin brought his... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 4 hours 31 min ago
VATICAN CITY - Former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been found guilty by the Vatican of sex abuse and defrocked, as calls rose Saturday for Pope Francis to reveal what he knew about the once-powerful American prelate’s apparently decades-long predatory sexual behaviour. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 4 hours 36 min ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. - A.J. Lawson of Brampton, Ont., had 23 points off six of South Carolina’s program record-tying 16 three-pointers to rally past Texas A&M 84-77 on Saturday. The Gamecocks (13-12, 8-4 Southeastern Conference) trailed by double digits in the first half and were down 45-35... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 4 hours 46 min ago
CANBERRA., Australia - Canada’s Kia Nurse had 12 points and three assists to help the University of Canberra Capitals to their eighth WNBL Championship, with a 93-73 victory over the Adelaide Lightning. Kelsey Griffin led Canberra with 29 points, 15 rebounds, four assists and two... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 2 min ago
MONTREAL - More than 100 Quebec tourists who have been trapped in Haiti in the midst of violent street protests will be flown back to Montreal on Saturday evening, Air Transat confirmed. Helicopter evacuations began early Saturday morning to take travellers in small... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 10 min ago
Manchester City broke through Newport’s stubborn defence in the second half to beat the fourth-tier side 4-1 in the FA Cup on Saturday, although the result wasn’t as straightforward as the scoreline suggested. Newport’s hopes of an epic fifth-round upset were still intact... Read more

CTV Regina - 5 hours 15 min ago
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland has urged Canadians in Haiti to take commercial flights out of the crisis-hit Caribbean country while they still can.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 19 min ago
AURORA, Ill. - The man who gunned down five co-workers and wounded a sixth at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse before shooting and wounding five police officers brought his gun to a meeting in which he was going to be fired, authorities said Saturday. Because Gary Martin brought his... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 21 min ago
DUNEDIN, Fla. - Devon Travis doesn’t have to watch batting practice to know when Vlad Guerrero Jr. is hitting the ball. He can tell just by listening. “It’s the sound,” the Blue Jays second baseman said Saturday after taking swings alongside baseball’s top... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 23 min ago
MUNICH - German Chancellor Angela Merkel drew lengthy applause Saturday for her spirited defence of a multilateral approach to global affairs and support for Europe’s decision to stand by a nuclear deal with Iran. U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence was not among the impressed, however, and... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 27 min ago
Manchester City broke through Newport’s stubborn defence in the second half to beat the fourth-tier side 4-1 in the FA Cup on Saturday, although the result wasn’t as straightforward as the scoreline suggested. Newport’s hopes of an epic fifth-round upset were still intact... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 32 min ago
ST-LAZARE, Man. - A train carrying oil has derailed and is leaking in Manitoba. Canadian National Railway says in a statement that 37 cars carrying crude left the tracks early Saturday morning near St-Larare, which is east of the Saskatchewan-Manitoba boundary. CN says there is “a partial... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 42 min ago
BERLIN - Israeli director Nadav Lapid’s “Synonyms,” a film following a young Israeli man who uproots himself to France and tries to immerse himself in his new country, has won the Berlin International Film Festival’s top Golden Bear award. The film was chosen Saturday... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 43 min ago
BAGHOUZ, Syria - The sound of mortar shelling and fighter jets whizzing by filled the air. At the base in this small village, fighters from the U.S.- backed Syrian Democratic Forces co-ordinate with their comrades about two kilometres (1.2 miles) away who are closing in on Islamic State... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 44 min ago
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Charles Matthews scored 14 points and Canada’s Iggy Brazdeikis added 13 to lift No. 6 Michigan to a 65-52 victory over No. 24 Maryland on Saturday. The Wolverines (23-3, 12-3 Big Ten) rebounded from their loss at Penn State earlier in the week. Michigan raced out to a... Read more

Global Regina - 5 hours 53 min ago
The premiers of Saskatchewan and New Brunswick joined Conservative leader Andrew Scheer on a panel of speakers at the event held to draw attention to legislation that would overhaul how major energy projects are reviewed.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 6 hours 3 min ago
NEWCASTLE, England - The Toronto Wolfpack scored three tries in 10 minutes in the second half to break open a tight game and dispatch previously unbeaten Widnes Vikings 30-6 in Betfred Championship rugby league play Saturday. The win moved Toronto (3-0-0) into first place in the standings ahead of... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 6 hours 19 min ago
MOOSOMIN, Sask. - Conservative leaders from across Canada rallied Saturday against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Bill C-69. The premiers of Saskatchewan and New Brunswick joined Conservative leader Andrew Scheer on a panel of speakers at the event held to draw attention... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 6 hours 21 min ago
AURORA, Ill. - The man who killed five co-workers and wounded another and five police officers at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse brought his gun to a meeting in which he was going to be fired, authorities said Saturday. Because Gary Martin brought his gun to Friday’s meeting... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 6 hours 23 min ago
KADOMA, Zimbabwe - Eight subsistence miners who were trapped underground for several days after heavy flooding in Zimbabwe have been rescued, though dozens of their co-workers are still missing and feared dead. Rescuers on Saturday pulled the exhausted, muddied survivors from the ground and... Read more

CTV Regina - 6 hours 44 min ago
Access to physiotherapy depends on where you live and how much money you make, according to new research.

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