Saskatchewan News

Train carrying grain derails, catches fire on outskirts of Saskatoon on Highway 11

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Tue, 01/22/2019 - 11:40
There were no dangerous goods on a train around 50 cars long that derailed and caught fire Tuesday morning at Highway 11 and Wanuskewin Road. The derailment took place Tuesday shortly before 10 a.m. Saskatoon fire crews, Warman RCMP, Corman

352 impaired driving offences in Saskatchewan during December

Global Regina - Tue, 01/22/2019 - 11:29
SGI said the focus will remain on impaired driving during January as they want “to make 2019 the year nobody thinks about driving impaired.”

Province launches website to help cut red tape

CTV Regina - Tue, 01/22/2019 - 11:27
A new “Help Cut Red Tape” webpage was launched by the Government of Saskatchewan on Tuesday.

High court lets military implement transgender restrictions

News Talk 650 CKOM - Tue, 01/22/2019 - 10:49
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration can go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender men and women while court challenges continue, the Supreme Court decided Tuesday. The high court split 5-4 in allowing the plan to

Drug trafficking enforcement nets four arrests

CTV Regina - Tue, 01/22/2019 - 10:22
Four people are facing charges after arrests were made by the Regina Police Service on Friday for drug trafficking.

Train catches fire in derailment on Highway 11

CTV Regina - Tue, 01/22/2019 - 10:21
Saskatoon Fire Department is on the scene of a train derailment at Highway 11 and Wanuskewin Road, the department said on Twitter.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers sign OL Michael Couture to contract extension

News Talk 650 CKOM - Tue, 01/22/2019 - 10:18
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers signed Canadian offensive lineman Michael Couture to a one-year extension Tuesday. The six-foot-four, 295-pound native of Burnaby, B.C., was scheduled to become a free agent next month. Coutur

Train hauling grain derails in fiery crash north of Saskatoon

CBC Saskatchewan - Tue, 01/22/2019 - 10:15
A train hauling grain has derailed just north of Saskatoon, and fire crews are responding.
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Train derailment north of Saskatoon

paNOW (Sask) - Tue, 01/22/2019 - 10:08
By 650 CKOM Staff A CN train derailed Tuesday morning at a rail crossing at Highway 11 and Wanuskewin Road, just north of Saskatoon. As of 9:45 a.m. Tuesday, emergency crews were responding at the scene and traffic in the area was blocked. Drivers in the area told 650 CKOM they saw smoke coming from a few rail cars, with the train believed to be carrying wheat. Drivers were advised to detour around the area using Highway 305 and Highway 12.   ... Read More
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