Saskatchewan News

CBC Saskatchewan - 37 min ago
White Butte RCMP are investigating a fatal motorcycle that happened Friday evening on the new overpass west of Regina.

CTV Regina - 44 min 38 sec ago
Some Regina residents might have noticed sap on their cars, but it’s not coming from trees; a small insect, known an aphid, is to blame.

CBC Saskatchewan - 49 min 31 sec ago
An RCMP officer of 15 years has been suspended with pay after police say he was twice caught driving impaired while off duty this week.

CTV Regina - 1 hour 1 min ago
The Saskatchewan Health Authority is warning the public about an increase in COVID-19 in the Swift Current area.

Regina Leader-Post - 1 hour 25 min ago
As Lanceen Moorhead's relationship with her best friend evolved over four decades from young friend to caregiver, she never questioned her decision to continue supporting the woman who has always been there for her.... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 hour 25 min ago
A year ago, Tristen Durocher and Chris Merasty left Air Ronge in northern Saskatchewan on a walk to Regina to raise awareness about the high rates of youth suicide in the north. Now, Merasty is continuing his work with a program he started in La Ronge called Men of the North.

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 1 hour 44 min ago
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CBC Saskatchewan - 2 hours 5 min ago
Elections Saskatchewan's latest annual report details the trials, tribulations, and successes the organization found in delivering elections in the time of COVID-19. 

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 10 min ago
VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps have officially signed Scottish attacking midfielder Ryan Gauld to a three-year designated player contract. The club announced the long-rumoured deal Saturday, saying in a release that the 25-year-old will begin training with the team in Vancouver next week.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 25 min ago
A 15-year member of the Swift Current Combined Traffic Services of Saskatchewan is charged with impaired driving. RCMP responded to a call around 10 p.m. Tuesday about an erratic driver in Waldeck. An investigation led officers to arrest Kevin Granrude at the scene. He was held in custody overnight... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 2 hours 31 min ago
This week we made history in Canada when the first Indigenous person in history was invested as Canadas Governor General. Mary Simon has made a long journey from her homeland in northern Quebec to her new home at Rideau Hall.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 2 hours 31 min ago
According to Saskatchewan Health Minister Paul Merriman, those not socially responsible enough to get vaccinated to reduce their risk of getting COVID-19 should be considered responsible enough to self-isolate on their own accord without the threat of a public health order.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 2 hours 31 min ago
I’m sorry that when I was told about residential schools I didn’t feel profound sadness or regret. The way it was explained was a quick discussion that was glossed over and riddled with justification of the treatment of Indigenous people. Looking back at how it was communicated to me, it lacked... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 hours 34 min ago
ISTANBUL (AP) — Panicked tourists in Turkey hurried to the seashore to wait for rescue boats Saturday after being told to evacuate some hotels in the Aegean resort of Bodrum due to the dangers posed by nearby wildfires, Turkish media reported. Coast guard units were leading the... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 2 hours 35 min ago
Loucheiz Purifoy likes to clown around.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 51 min ago
TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed forward Nick Ritchie to a two-year contract worth an annual average value of US$2.5 million. Ritchie, 25, had 26 points (15 goals, 11 assists) in 56 regular-season games with the Boston Bruins last season. He added a goal and three assists in 11 playoff... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 3 hours 56 min ago
As people head out to enjoy a Saskatchewan summer during August Long Weekend, SGI is reminding drivers it’s alright if the trip takes a little longer. “We understand the summer is going by really fast but maybe just slow it down and that includes slowing down when you’re out on the road... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 4 hours 31 min ago
New assistance program could cause long-term issues... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 4 hours 30 min ago
The results were reliably remarkable when Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterbacks called the number of... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 8 min ago
The August long weekend began with weather alerts from Environment Canada. Heat warnings ran along the Saskatchewan-Alberta border Saturday morning from the La Loche area south to Leader. The warnings... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 5 hours 13 min ago
The August long weekend began with weather alerts from Environment Canada. Heat warnings ran along the Saskatchewan-Alberta border Saturday morning from the La Loche area south to Leader. The... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 5 hours 31 min ago
The clouds that never rained didn't dampen spirits for George Smith, a Moose Jaw-area farmer. He and his neighbours "haven’t lost hope. We have lived through many years of this," Smith said.... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 5 hours 30 min ago
When Dr. Ivar Mendez returned home, he found a different kind of pandemic waiting for him.... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 6 hours 31 min ago
Rosa Kouri, a former Saskatoon resident, put her decades-old lifeguard training to use when she saw a family struggling to stay afloat at Thetis Lake last week.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 6 hours 31 min ago
VANCOUVER — There is more to learn about the consequences of intensifying wildfires on community watersheds across Canada, but a large, severe fire followed by heavy precipitation could seriously affect drinking water, says a wildfire research scientist with the Canadian Forest Service. An intense... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 6 hours 49 min ago
TOKYO — Katie Ledecky made more history for the U.S. in the pool. Same for Caeleb Dressel. And Japan won again in baseball's return to the Olympics. Ledecky won the 800-meter freestyle, finishing her grueling Olympic program with a third straight victory in a race she hasn’t lost since 2010.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 8 hours 31 min ago
TOKYO — Gasping for breath after racing to her second silver medal of the Tokyo Games, Canadian swimmer Kylie Masse neatly summed up what it must be like to be an Olympian. "It's fun. It's definitely painful." The 25-year-old from LaSalle, Ont., was describing something very specific — the 200-... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 8 hours 58 min ago
As COVID-19 vaccination rates increase and case numbers drop across the country, the provinces and territories have begun releasing the reopening plans for businesses, events and recreational facilities. Most of the plans are based on each jurisdiction reaching vaccination targets at certain dates... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 9 hours 31 min ago
New details have emerged about the Catholic Church's controversial multi-million dollar legal bill paid from a fund intended for residential school survivors.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 39 min ago
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $20 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. The jackpot for the next draw on Aug. 3 will be an estimated $26 million. The Canadian Press

News Talk 650 CKOM - 13 hours 11 min ago
TORONTO — Mo Babouli scored his league-leading fourth goal of the campaign and Forge FC beat York United FC 1-0 on Friday in the first Canadian Premier League game outside of Winnipeg this season. Babouli put one home in the fourth minute of the match to tie Valour FC's Austin Ricci for goals as... Read more

Global Regina - 14 hours 2 min ago
The constable with Swift Current Combined Traffic Services and 15 years of experience is charged with impaired driving.

CTV Regina - 14 hours 7 min ago
A Saskatchewan RCMP officer is facing impaired driving charges following two incidents earlier this week.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 14 hours 57 min ago
EDMONTON — The head of the Alberta Medical Association says he has significant concerns with the province's decision to suspend almost all of its COVID-19 public health protocols.  In an open letter to members, Paul Boucher says the pace at which the United Conservative government is ending... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 14 hours 59 min ago
TORONTO — Teoscar Hernandez and Bo Bichette homered to help the Blue Jays celebrate their first game in Toronto in 670 days with a 6-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday. Leading 3-2, the Jays (52-48) loaded the bases with no outs in the seventh against hard-throwing Domingo Tapia,... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 15 hours 12 min ago
TOKYO — Kylie Masse has won her second medal of the Tokyo Olympics with a silver medal in the women's 200-metre backstroke. The 25-year-old from LaSalle, Ont., finished in two minutes 5.42 seconds on Saturday — behind Kaylee McKeown (2:04.68) and ahead of Emily Seebohm (2:06.17), both of Australia... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 15 hours 34 min ago
An off-duty Saskatchewan RCMP officer has been charged with two counts of impaired driving.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 16 hours 7 min ago
Emergency crews were on the scene of a fatal motorcycle crash Friday evening.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 16 hours 9 min ago
The Saskatchewan Roughriders completed their final cuts in advance of the CFL’s 8 p.m. CST cut-down deadline on Friday.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 16 hours 10 min ago
TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed forward Ondrej Kase to a one-year contract worth US$1.25 million.  The 25-year-old Kase became available when free agency officially opened Wednesday after the Boston Bruins declined issuing him a qualifying offer as a restricted free agent. The Maple... Read more

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