Saskatchewan News

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 3 hours ago
Two University of Victoria students died and more than a dozen other people were injured after a bus on its way to a marine research centre rolled over on a narrow gravel road on Vancouver Island on Friday. The incident happened between the communities of Port Alberni and... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 3 hours ago
WILDWOOD, N.J. - Multiple levels of decking attached to a building collapsed Saturday evening at the Jersey Shore, trapping people and injuring several, including children, officials and witnesses said. The collapse happened around 6 p.m. Saturday in Wildwood, New Jersey, during the annual New... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 3 hours ago
OTTAWA - The federal food safety watchdog says a batch of powdered baby formula has been recalled due to rancidity. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says there have been reported illnesses associated with the consumption of the product, which it notes was also off-colour. Abbot Laboratories says... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 3 hours ago
CALGARY - Ultramarathoner Dave Proctor is planning another assault on the cross-Canada speed record. The 38-year-old from Okotoks, Alta., attempted to run across the country in record time in 2018. Proctor stopped after completing a third of his journey because of a back injury. Proctor... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 3 hours ago
WILDWOOD, N.J. - Officials say several people were injured when decks collapsed on one another at a three-story residence on the Jersey Shore. Authorities say the collapse happened around 6 p.m. Saturday in Wildwood, New Jersey. It occurred during the New Jersey Firemen’s Convention. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 3 hours ago
LONDON - Model Naomi Campbell took centre stage at London Fashion Week on Saturday night with a gala charity benefit at the impressive setting of the world famous British Museum. The gala capped a warm day filled with shows and presentations, including runway offerings by Alexa Chung and House... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 3 hours ago
CALGARY - A little bit of insight from Mark Killam helped Tre Roberson make a clutch play for the Calgary Stampeders on Saturday afternoon. Roberson blocked a 42-yard field goal attempt by Lirim Hajrullahu with 32 seconds left in the game to preserve a 19-18 win for the Stampeders over the Hamilton... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 4 hours ago
Regina’s Heritage neighbourhood held its 10th annual Harvest Moon Festival, celebrating the cultural diversity of the community. Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 4 hours ago
You don’t see many fundraisers that involve air horns and sixteen-wheelers, but raising funds is just what dozens of truck drivers were up to today. Connor O’Donovan reports on the convoy, and the Special Olympic cause behind it. Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
DETROIT - A top United Auto Workers official said the union and General Motors are far apart on major issues, increasing the likelihood of a strike as early as Sunday night. The union, in letters to members and GM Saturday, said it will let its four-year contract with the company expire just... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
WILDWOOD, N.J. - Fire officials say multiple people have been injured in a deck collapse at a home on the Jersey Shore. Authorities told television station WPVI that the collapse happened around 6 p.m. in Wildwood. Emergency crews are on the scene. The Associated Press

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
Two University of Victoria students died and more than a dozen other people were injured after a bus on its way to a marine research centre rolled over on a narrow gravel road on Vancouver Island. The incident happened between the communities of Port Alberni and Bamfield, said... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
An RCMP intelligence official charged with breaching Canada’s secrets law seemed to be an “exemplar of discretion,” a professor who once worked with him said Saturday. Paul Evans, a political science professor at the University of British Columbia, said he had trouble... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
VANCOUVER - After two decades at the helm of Major League Soccer, commissioner Don Garber knows there’s one subject everyone who loves the sport loves to complain about - officiating. He’s never had a conversation with a fan, coach, general manager, owner or player that didn’t... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 5 hours ago
TORONTO - Veteran outfielder Brett Gardner knocked in five runs with two homers and a double to help Canadian lefty James Paxton win his ninth start in a row as the New York Yankees blew out the Toronto Blue Jays 13-3 on Saturday. Gardner reached base six times in the Yankees’... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 5 hours ago
CALGARY - Tre Roberson blocked a 42-yard field goal attempt by Lirim Hajrullahu with 32 seconds left in the game to preserve a 19-18 win for the Calgary Stampeders over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Saturday afternoon. Eric Rogers caught a touchdown pass from quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell for the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 5 hours ago
DETROIT - The United Auto Workers union is letting its contract with General Motors expirejust before midnight Saturday, increasing the likelihood of a strike as early asSunday night. Citing significant differences with the company on wages, health care and other issues, union Vice-President Terry... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 5 hours ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched drone attacks on the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oil field Saturday, sparking huge fires and halting about half of the supplies from the world’s largest exporter of oil. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 5 hours ago
DETROIT - The United Auto Workers union is letting its contract with General Motors expire at 11:59 p.m., increasing the likelihood of a strike as early as Sunday night. Citing significant differences with the company on wages, health care and other issues, union Vice-President Terry Dittes (DIT-ez... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 5 hours ago
EDMONTON - Kadin Chung scored in the 28th minute as Victoria’s Pacific FC beat FC Edmonton 1-0 on Saturday in Canadian Premier League action. Ben Fisk and Zachary Verhoven each had three shots, one on target, for Pacific FC (4-5-3). Tomi Ameobi had three shots, one on target, for FC... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON - The White House announced Saturday that Hamza bin Laden , the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in the terrorist organization, was killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region. A statement issued in... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 6 hours ago
TORONTO - El Tormenta, a 44/1 longshot, held off favourite Got Stormy to capture the Grade 1 $1-million Ricoh Woodbine Mile on Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack. El Tormenta, owned and bred by Sam-Son Farm with Woodbine regular Eurico Rosa da Silva aboard, withstood a strong challenge from the 3/... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 6 hours ago
Mark Simms, who works with vulnerable youth in Regina and Toronto, and Elizabeth Gagné, whose worked to honour residential school survivors, were among the recipients of honours from Canada's Governor General this week.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 6 hours ago
PARADISE, N.L. - It’s a hockey fan’s paradise this weekend as the Toronto Maple Leafs hold their annual training camp in Paradise, N.L. Fans lined up around the block in the early hours of Friday and Saturday to snag free tickets to practices and scrimmages at the Paradise... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 6 hours ago
A professor who once worked with an RCMP intelligence official charged with breaching Canada’s secrets law says the man seemed to be an “exemplar of discretion.” Paul Evans, a political science professor at the University of British Columbia, says he served on Cameron... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 6 hours ago
TORONTO - El Tormenta wins Woodbine Mile. El Tormenta was neck-and-neck with early favourite Got Stormy before winning the third jewel in the Canadian Triple Crown. More coming. The Canadian Press

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 6 hours ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched drone attacks on the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oil field Saturday, sparking huge fires at a vulnerable chokepoint for global energy supplies. The drone attacks affected up to half... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 6 hours ago
OTTAWA - A familiar U.S. face finally showed up front and centre Saturday on the federal campaign trail: Donald Trump. NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh promised to go toe-to-toe with the mercurial, unpredictable American president just as Justin Trudeau’s Liberals released a... Read more

CTV Regina - 1 day 6 hours ago
The Regina Police Service and Fire and Protective Services are on scene of a semi-tractor that is emitting smoke on Ring Road.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 7 hours ago
Two University of Victoria students died and more than a dozen other people were injured after a bus on its way to a marine research centre rolled over on a narrow gravel road on Vancouver Island. The incident happened between the communities of Port Alberni and Bamfield, said... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 7 hours ago
A man who allegedly broke into a vehicle and pulled out a gun on a resident Friday night has been arrested, according to Regina police.

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 7 hours ago
Austin Pratt has been named the 79th captain of the Regina Pats.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 7 hours ago
Manchester City’s defence of the English Premier League title is already in trouble. Hapless defensive errors helped Norwich beat City 3-2 on Saturday and leave the defending champion five points behind perfect Liverpool after just five games. City hadn’t lost a league game since... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 7 hours ago
CHICAGO - A posthumous study of Stan Mikita’s brain shows the hockey Hall of Famer suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy at the time of his death a year ago. Dr. Ann McKee, the director of the BU CTE Center, announced the findings during the Concussion Legacy Foundation’s... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 7 hours ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched drone attacks on the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oil field Saturday, sparking huge fires at a vulnerable chokepoint for global energy supplies. According to multiple news reports... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 8 hours ago
Two University of Victoria students died and several people were injured after a bus on its way to a marine research centre rolled over on a narrow gravel road on Vancouver Island. The incident happened between the communities of Port Alberni and Bamfield, said the Joint Rescue... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 8 hours ago
The 20-year-old's visit coincides with the Broncos hosting the Notre Dame Hounds in their season opener Saturday night. The Humboldt team is also celebrating its 50th anniversary and plans to welcome various alumni.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 8 hours ago
PARADISE, N.L. - Mitch Marner and Maple Leafs general manager Kyle Dubas say bringing the team together and not missing any games were top of mind issues as they inked a six-year deal. Marner joined his Maple Leafs teammates today in Paradise, N.L. for the second day of... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 9 hours ago
Loucheiz Purifoy recently welcomed a newborn son to the world and said there is nothing he wouldn't give up for family.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 9 hours ago
WASHINGTON - The White House announced Saturday that Hamza bin Laden , the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in the terrorist organization, was killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region. A statement issued in... Read more

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