Saskatchewan News

Canada’s prospective world junior team members await final roster decisions

News Talk 650 CKOM - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 18:23
COLWOOD, B.C. - The prospective members of Canada’s world junior team are awaiting the final roster decisions after completing a three-game pre-tournament series against a team of Canadian university hockey players. The older and larg

Minute at the Movies: Dec 14

Global Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 18:22
In the latest edition of Minute at the Movies, Todd James reviews “Spider-man into the spider verse” and “Mortal Engines.”

Four charged, five vehicles, firearm and ammo seized in Regina drug bust

Global Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 18:07
Four people are facing a variety of drug charges after Regina Police conducted a drug bust involving six addresses.

Apple strikes deal to produce new ‘Peanuts’ content

News Talk 650 CKOM - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 18:00
LOS ANGELES - Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the “Peanuts” crew will have a new home on Apple’s streaming service. Apple has struck a deal with DHX Media to produce new “Peanuts” content. The global children’s

TSB makes recommendations after Fond du Lac plane crash

Global Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 18:00
Canada’s transportation safety board releases recommendations after a plane crash last year near a remote northern Saskatchewan community. Meaghan Craig reports.

GM says it has 2,700 jobs for workers slated to be laid off

News Talk 650 CKOM - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:59
DETROIT - General Motors’ plans to lay off 14,000 salaried and blue-collar workers might not be as bad as originally projected. The company said Friday that 2,700 out of the 3,300 U.S. factory jobs slated for elimination will now be s

Suspect in Saskatchewan, Alberta bank robberies to get mental assessment

CBC Saskatchewan - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:55
A Queen's Bench justice in Medicine Hat, Alta., granted a defence application for the mental review.
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Former TV journalist accused of Saskatchewan, Alberta bank robberies to get mental assessment

Metro - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:54
The 55-year-old from Winnipeg is facing a number of charges following holdups in Saskatoon, Regina and Medicine Hat between July and October of last year.
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CN Rail reaches tentative agreement with 2,100 Canadian mechanics, electricians

News Talk 650 CKOM - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:42
MONTREAL - Canadian National Railway and the union that represents its 2,100 mechanics, electricians and apprentices in Canada say they have reached a tentative collective agreement. No details of the deal are being released until it is pre

Fight brewing over craft beer labels

CTV Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:40
Trouble is brewing over the labels on some craft beers.

Regina Boxing Club closing after 69 years

Global Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:33
After 69 years of operation, days are numbers for the Regina Box Club, they are closing their doors on Sunday. Sarah Komadina has more.

Man sentenced for role in series of beatings that ended near graveyard

CBC Saskatchewan - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:32
A man was sentenced Friday for his role in a 2016 series of vicious beatings that only came to an end after the kidnappers' van got stuck in the mud near a graveyard.
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Salt Lake City gets go-ahead to bid for Winter Olympics

News Talk 650 CKOM - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:32
Salt Lake City got the green light to bid for an upcoming Winter Olympics - most likely for 2030 - in an attempt to bring the Games back to the city that hosted in 2002 and provided the backdrop for the U.S. winter team’s ascendance into an

Logan Pyett signs in Finland after cancer comeback

Global Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:24
Former Regina Pats captain Logan Pyett has signed a contract in Finland in his return to pro hockey after a battle with cancer. Cami Kepke reports.