Saskatchewan News

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 8 hours ago
MONTREAL — Quebec's premier says he wants to find new powers to boost his province's autonomy within Canada, but experts are keeping their expectations in check. Facing disappointing polls and a simmering conflict with the federal government over immigration, Quebec Premier François Legault last... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 9 hours ago
Tasnim Jaisee, a Bangladeshi immigrant woman, was born with osteogenesis imperfecta, also known as brittle bone disease, which she calls "a very difficult condition." But she's determined to help those like her get equal access to education and career opportunities.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 13 hours ago
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Republican Sam Brown overcame a crowded field of primary opponents to win Nevada’s GOP U.S. Senate primary on Tuesday, setting up a fierce general election battle against incumbent Democratic Sen. Jacky Rosen that could decide which party controls the U.S. Senate. In... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 13 hours ago
EDMONTON — Alberta's energy “war room” – the oft-ridiculed agency famous for its feud with a children’s Bigfoot cartoon – is being retooled and brought in-house directly under Premier Danielle Smith's office. “The Canadian Energy Centre is an important advocate for Canada and Alberta’s long-term... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 14 hours ago
Pulling up in a U-Haul — not a cybertruck — two employees loaded up the fraying carbon fibre pieces from a SpaceX spacecraft that fell from the sky. The two declined to answer the media’s questions on Tuesday. “We are with SpaceX, and I’m afraid that we aren’t... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 14 hours ago
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Kelly Armstrong won Tuesday's Republican primary for governor of North Dakota, where voters were also deciding a rambunctious GOP race for the House seat he will vacate. Each winner will be in a commanding position for the November general election in the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 15 hours ago
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Republican state lawmaker Austin Theriault, endorsed by former President Donald Trump, has won the chance to try to unseat one of the most conservative... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 15 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican state Sen. Michael Rulli won a special election Tuesday in eastern Ohio for the U.S. House seat formerly held by the GOP’s Bill Johnson. Rulli, 55, defeated Democrat Michael Kripchak to fill the remainder of Johnson’s unexpired term. The two face off... Read more

CTV Regina - 1 day 15 hours ago
Space junk that landed near Ituna, Sask. earlier this year was collected by SpaceX on Tuesday morning.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 15 hours ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Nancy Mace has won the Republican nomination after a tumultuous second term in South Carolina that saw her go from an enemy to ally of former President... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 15 hours ago
Regina's Globe Theatre is celebrating the return of its theatre to the round stage on Scarth Street with four brand-new shows.

CTV Regina - 1 day 16 hours ago
As the Stanley Cup final heads into Game 3 on Thursday, there’s one Oilers fan here in Saskatchewan who is most likely the smallest, and sickest — but he’s sending positive winning vibes.

CTV Regina - 1 day 16 hours ago
June 5th, 2024 was another historic day for the Regina Rifles, as a statue dedicated to the regiment that stormed the beaches of Normandy on D-Day 80 years ago was officially unveiled at Place des Canadiens in Bretteville-l'Orgueilleuse, France.

CTV Regina - 1 day 16 hours ago
Regina's Josie Brooks and Nelson Frank will compete at the 2024 National Bowling Championships later this month in Winnipeg, Man.

Global Regina - 1 day 17 hours ago
The University of Saskatchewan has raised over $428 million for its giving campaign.

Global Regina - 1 day 17 hours ago
Wild Spirit Education's future is in jeopardy after allegations of missing wages surface. Head of School, Christa Nelson, takes action.

CTV Regina - 1 day 17 hours ago
Union representatives from CUPE 5430 gathered at Yorkton Regional Health Centre on Tuesday to raise awareness about the impact the cost of living has had on health care workers.

Global Regina - 1 day 17 hours ago
Two men who work for SpaceX travelled to a farm in Ituna, Sask., to retrieve space junk from a local farmer.

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 1 day 17 hours ago
Caitlin Erickson described how her former private Christian school director hit her with a wooden paddle, leaving white welts and bruising that lasted for weeks.... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 17 hours ago
Barry Sawchuk made headlines earlier this year when he said a giant piece of space debris had slammed into his field. This week, SpaceX came to his farm near Ituna, northeast of Regina, to collect the space junk.  

Global Regina - 1 day 17 hours ago
The All Nations' Healing Hospital in Fort Qu'Appelle celebrates 20 years of providing care to the community and neighbouring areas.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 17 hours ago
An alleged attempt to get away from police ended up stopping two women in their tracks in Saskatoon. According to the Saskatoon Police Service, late on Monday night, officers tried to stop a vehicle in the 1800 block of Idylwyld Drive North — officers said the vehicle matched the description... Read more

CTV Regina - 1 day 17 hours ago
More former students of a private Christian school in Saskatoon testified about corporal punishment they received at the hands of the school’s director on Tuesday.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 18 hours ago
WINNIPEG — A plan to search a Winnipeg-area landfill for the remains of two slain First Nations women has been given the green light by environmental regulators. Manitoba's NDP government has approved the plan to search the Prairie Green landfill, where the remains of Morgan Harris and Marcedes... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 18 hours ago
VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority says it is "certainly possible" that rules surrounding seaplanes operating in the city's downtown harbour could change in light of an aircraft colliding with a pleasure boat on takeoff over the weekend. Sean Baxter, the authority's acting director of... Read more

CTV Regina - 1 day 19 hours ago
A 51-year-old Regina man is facing numerous drugs and weapons related charged following a months long investigation that ended with a traffic stop and home being searched on Friday night.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 19 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States will send Ukraine another Patriot missile system, two U.S. officials said Tuesday, answering Kyiv's desperate calls for more air defenses as it battles an intense Russian assault on the northeastern Kharkiv region... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 19 hours ago
The provincial government says a policy already in place is sufficient to address recent accusations of bullying and harassment made by the Speaker.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 19 hours ago
MONTREAL — The Quebec government estimates the number of homes located in flood zones could triple in the province when new flood maps are released. The province's environment minister discussed the figures today as he announced a public consultation on a proposal to modernize flood management... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 19 hours ago
VANCOUVER — One of Canada's most prominent museums is reopening after an 18-month upgrade for "cutting-edge" base-isolation retrofitting that would allow it to survive a once-in-2,500-year earthquake. The Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia's campus in Vancouver will reopen... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 19 hours ago
Environment Canada is predicting a warmer-than-usual summer for the entire country, with the provinces east of Manitoba sweltering the most. But meteorologist Jennifer Smith says rain is harder to predict and says there's no clear signal about what to expect in the way of precipitation. The... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 19 hours ago
Cash and crack cocaine was seized by Prince Albert police last week.

CTV Regina - 1 day 19 hours ago
Medavie Health Services West wants people in Saskatoon to stop and check in on people who they believe may need medical help before calling 911.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 19 hours ago
ITUNA, Sask. — Two men with SpaceX have descended on a Saskatchewan farm to retrieve cosmic junk that fell earlier this year from one of its spacecrafts. They pulled up to the farm near Ituna in a moving truck then lugged the debris into the back. The men didn't give their names but confirmed they... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
OTTAWA — Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland says a major federal tax credit to help build carbon capture projects is almost in place and she wants to see quick progress on the project promised by Canada's biggest oilsands firms. The government promised a tax credit for carbon capture and storage in... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
The Sask. Party Government is giving a big “no” to the Sask. NDP’s plan to launch an investigation into allegations made by Speaker Randy Weekes, saying there’s already... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 1 day 20 hours ago
One day into his Saskatoon mayoral campaign, Gord Wyant had to answer for his voting history as a Saskatchewan Party MLA.... Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 20 hours ago
A former director at Legacy Christian Academy, the Saskatoon private school formerly known as Christian Centre Academy is on trial for assault with a weapon. John Olubobokun, 63, has pleaded not guilty.

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 20 hours ago
Globe Theatre has set the stage for a long-awaited homecoming.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
A judge has sided with a British Columbia group that argued the federal environment minister took too long by waiting more than eight months to recommend an emergency protection order for the endangered northern spotted owl. Ottawa Federal Court Justice Yvan Roy found Steven Guilbeault's... Read more

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