Saskatchewan News

News Talk 650 CKOM - 11 hours 34 sec ago
With summer in full swing, people are itching to get outdoors and have some fun. A neat new business has popped up in the province that might be right up their alley. It’s called Saskatchewan Aquatic Adventures. It’s basically a giant inflatable playground on the water. Co-owner Steph... Read more

Global Regina - 11 hours 42 min ago
The final stage of Phase 4 of Saskatchewan’s reopening plan starts on July 6, including a resumption of performing arts and increased seating at restaurants.

CBC Saskatchewan - 13 hours 43 min ago
People often assume that birding means you have to put a name on everything that flies into view. That may come later, with the help of binoculars, field guides and friends, but there is a lot of pleasure to be had simply from observing the common birds in your neighbourhood.

CBC Saskatchewan - 14 hours 43 min ago
A Saskatchewan doctor is disputing accusations from the College of Physicians and Surgeons that he falsely advertised a Regina business as being able to treat cancer and overcharged a cancer patient for unproven treatments such as a detox bath and a salt chamber. 

News Talk 650 CKOM - 14 hours 43 min ago
OTTAWA - Canada's sex work laws are creating undue harm and contribute to human rights violations during COVID-19, sex workers and human rights advocates say, which is why they're now pushing Ottawa to stop enforcing them. Amnesty International Canada has joined a number of rights and sex work... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 14 hours 58 min ago
TORONTO - No winning ticket was sold for the $25 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. That means the jackpot for the next draw on July 7 will grow to approximately $30 million. The Canadian Press

News Talk 650 CKOM - 16 hours 28 min ago
Provinces and territories have been releasing plans for easing restrictions that were put in place to limit the spread of COVID-19. Here is what some of the provinces have announced so far: Newfoundland and Labrador On July 3, Newfoundland and Labrador joined the other ... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 16 hours 43 min ago
The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. on July 4, 2020: There are 105,091 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Quebec: 55,682 confirmed (including 5,560 deaths, 25,158 resolved) _ Ontario: 35,535 confirmed (including 2,682 deaths, 30,909 resolved) _ Alberta: 8,259... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 22 hours 50 min ago
Friday marked the end of the Saskatchewan's legislature sitting, which was shortened due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Global Regina - 23 hours 12 min ago
Safety signage and protective buoys are up, with the public being asked to “urgently avoid” the area.

CTV Regina - 23 hours 22 min ago
Police are searching for a suspect wanted for attempted murder after a man was shot on Thursday morning.

CBC Saskatchewan - 23 hours 24 min ago
Residents in several communities across south central Saskatchewan are advised to take shelter immediately if they see threatening weather approaching.

CTV Regina - 23 hours 39 min ago
A deadly start to July has prompted police and community groups to emphasize the need for more of a medication that can save those experiencing opioid overdoses.

CBC Saskatchewan - 23 hours 40 min ago
Saskatchewan's privacy commissioner says there needs to be more education and awareness about privacy legislation for teachers and the federation that represents them.

Global Regina - 23 hours 50 min ago
Premier Scott Moe, who acknowledged there is systemic racism in Saskatchewan, denounced Brkich's remark and that ‘all lives matter’ is not a viewpoint of his party.

Global Regina - 1 day 3 min ago
The Saskatchewan Rattlers rookie head coach is embracing the unique challenges that come with playing a condensed season during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Global Regina - 1 day 6 min ago
Project Pandemic data from the Institute for Investigative Journalism offers insight into the impact of the novel coronavirus on First Nations in northern Saskatchewan.

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 23 min ago
The war in Syria brought a temporary end to Mustafa Issa’s dreams. The now 22-year-old fled to Canada in 2016 after two shells hit his family’s house in 2013. Since then he has been paralyzed from the waist down.

Global Regina - 1 day 24 min ago
The Saskatchewan Rattlers rookie head coach is embracing the unique challenges that come with playing a condensed season during the COVID-19 pandemic.

CTV Regina - 1 day 29 min ago
An outgoing MLA has received criticism over his use of the phrase “All Lives Matter” in his departing remarks.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 32 min ago
In the heat of a July Friday, the Saskatchewan legislative assembly finished its spring sitting, about three months after it started. This sitting was a continuation of the sitting that had to be cut short in March because of the pandemic. The house leaders negotiated and decided to bring everyone... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 43 min ago
It has been a stressful ordeal for the Pastoor family trying to bring their bison back to their farm.

Global Regina - 1 day 44 min ago
The Saskatchewan Ministry of Parks says it has seen over 9,800 reservations in less than a week since opening up the remaining campsite inventory at provincial parks.

CTV Regina - 1 day 48 min ago
A family near Dalmeny has spent the week searching for their 52 bison that escaped after they say someone cut one of their fences sometime between Saturday night and Sunday morning.

CTV Regina - 1 day 52 min ago
Saskatchewan MLAs turned their attention to the upcoming provincial election, as Friday marked the final day of the abbreviated spring legislative session.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 55 min ago
Some areas of the province could see some thunderstorm activity tonight. Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Moose Jaw, Pense, Central Butte, Craik, Assiniboia, Gravelbourg and Coronach. Conditions are... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 59 min ago
Saskatchewan MLAs wrapped up an acrimonious legislative sitting on Friday, as hopes of economic recovery collided with fears of a hidden austerity agenda in a likely preview of the coming election campaign.... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 1 hour ago
July 3 has movie theatres opening up in the province, and Landmark Cinemas Canada has a long list of new protocols in please.

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 1 day 1 hour ago
Saskatchewan doctors and the official Opposition say they're disappointed the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) has opted not to renew pandemic services contracts for physicians.... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 1 hour ago
Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 1 hour ago
VANCOUVER - Businesses in Vancouver's Gastown neighbourhood honoured the provincial health officer on Friday with a sneak peek at a mural exhibition featuring her image. Dr. Bonnie Henry visited the new Murals of Gratitude exhibition, which is organized in an alleyway by the area's... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 1 hour ago
BERTHOUD, Colo. - Canadian Taylor Pendrith is in contention for his first Korn Ferry Tour victory with one round to go at the TPC Colorado Championship at Heron Lakes. Pendrith, of Richmond Hill, Ont., fired a 5-under 67 on Friday to reach 11 under through three... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 1 hour ago
Opening afternoon at the Cinescape Cineplex movie theatre on Eighth Street in Saskatoon was decidedly un-Hollywood; there were no huge lineups, no couples arguing about whether to see a romantic movie or an action flick, no children tugging at their parents’ pant legs, begging for candy and... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 1 hour ago
Regina police are searching for a man accused of attempted murder following an early morning shooting on Thursday.... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 1 hour ago
Two Regina women have met with Mayor Michael Fougere to discuss the possible removal of the Sir John A. Macdonald statue in Victoria Park.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 1 hour ago
CALGARY - The 2020 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge scheduled to take place in the fall has been cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic Hockey Canada made the announcement on Friday.          The annual, week-long tournament was set to open... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 2 hours ago
The vast majority of Saskatchewan’s judges and justices are white. Anna McMillan reports on the value diversity brings to the judiciary and the communities it serves. Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 1 day 2 hours ago
The Saskatchewan Health Authority is expanding visiting guidelines for people to visit their loved ones in hospitals, long-term care homes and other protected facilities starting as early as next week.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 2 hours ago
A historic Regina building is a bit closer to resuming its former glory after sitting empty for four years.... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 2 hours ago
The novel coronavirus poses a heightened threat to Indigenous communities because of limited access to health-care services and socio-economic factors have made them more vulnerable.