Saskatchewan News

News Talk 650 CKOM - 22 hours 17 min ago
SALT LAKE CITY - Donovan Mitchell scored 19 of his 31 points in the fourth quarter to rally the Utah Jazz to a 107-91 victory over the Houston Rockets in Game 4 of their Western Conference series on Monday night. Jae Crowder added 23 points. Ricky Rubio chipped in 18 points and 11 assists and... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 22 hours 41 min ago
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - Myanmar’s Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the final appeal of two Reuters journalists and upheld seven-year prison sentences for their reporting on the military’s brutal crackdown on Rohingya Muslims. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo earlier this month shared with... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 22 hours 46 min ago
PORAC, Philippines - Rescuers found more bodies overnight in the rubble of a supermarket that crashed down in a powerful earthquake that also damaged other buildings and an airport in the northern Philippines, raising the death toll to 11, officials said Tuesday. The bodies of four victims... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 23 hours 27 sec ago
Chicago’s top prosecutor drew heavy criticism after she recused herself from the case against Jussie Smollett and then complained in text messages to a subordinate that her office had overcharged the “Empire” actor. But anyone who has followed Kim Foxx’s work recognized... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 23 hours 15 min ago
DETROIT - Giannis Antetokounmpo drove to the basket and drew yet another foul, this one a hard hack on the arm by Blake Griffin. Griffin fouled out and headed to the bench, and the home crowd gave him a standing ovation. Then many fans headed toward the exits. Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 23 hours 25 min ago
DALLAS - John Klingberg scored from the left circle 17:02 into overtime and the Dallas Stars beat the Nashville Predators 2-1 to wrap up their first-round Western Conference playoff series in six games. Klingberg’s first goal of the playoffs came on a cross-ice pass from Alexander... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 23 hours 32 min ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - As a state of emergency took effect Tuesday giving the Sri Lankan military war-time powers, police arrested 40 suspects, including the driver of a van allegedly used by suicide bombers involved in deadly Easter bombings and the owner of a house where some of them lived,... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 23 hours 38 min ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - As a state of emergency took effect Tuesday giving the Sri Lankan military war-time powers, police arrested 40 suspects, including the driver of a van allegedly used by the suicide bombers and the owner of a house where some of them lived. Sri Lanka’s president gave... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 23 hours 50 min ago
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - Myanmar’s Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the final appeal of two Reuters journalists and upheld seven-year prison sentences for their reporting on the military’s brutal crackdown on Rohingya Muslims. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo earlier this month shared with... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 1 min ago
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - Myanmar’s Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the final appeal of two Reuters journalists and upheld seven-year prison sentences for their reporting on the military’s brutal crackdown on Rohingya Muslims. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo earlier this month shared with their... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 25 min ago
KERRVILLE, Texas - A man regularly volunteered to fly sick people in remote parts of the country to hospitals in Houston and Dallas was at the controls of a twin-engine airplane that crashed Monday in the Hill Country of central Texas, killing all six aboard. Jeffrey C. Weiss, 65, was a senior... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 27 min ago
DETROIT - Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 41 points, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat Detroit 127-104 on Monday night, completing a four-game sweep of the Pistons and advancing to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2001. Milwaukee closed the third quarter with a 17-3 run,... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 32 min ago
For those who have never played bridge. No partner needed. 8 Friday nights at 6:30 p.m., beginning May 3

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 35 min ago
RALEIGH, N.C. - Justin Williams earned another chance to live up to his nickname. The rest of the Carolina Hurricanes aren’t yet ready to end their first playoff appearance in a decade. Jordan Staal scored the go-ahead goal and added an assist in the third period, and the Hurricanes beat... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 1 hour ago
PORAC, Philippines - Officials say rescuers have found more bodies overnight in the rubble of a supermarket that crashed down in a powerful earthquake that damaged buildings and an airport in the northern Philippines. The death toll is now 11, and 24 people are missing. Mayor Condralito dela... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 1 hour ago
DALLAS - A man regularly volunteered to fly sick people in remote parts of the country to hospitals in Houston and Dallas was at the controls of a twin-engine airplane that crashed Monday in the Hill Country of Central Texas, killing all six aboard. Jeffrey C. Weiss, 65, was a senior vice-... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 1 hour ago
REGINA - An assault charge has been withdrawn against a University of Regina Rams football player that stemmed from an alleged fight outside a campus bar last fall. Takudzwa Timothy Brandon Gandire - a defensive back with the team - was charged with assault causing bodily harm and... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 1 hour ago
RALEIGH, N.C. - Jordan Staal scored the go-ahead goal and added an assist in the third period, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Monday night to force Game 7 in their first-round playoff series. Justin Williams scored an insurance goal seconds after the Capitals... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 1 day 2 hours ago
The RCMP says a grass fire southwest of the Town of Biggar is burning “out of control” and it is directing its main efforts in the area towards assisting with evacuating the area. According the RCMP, the fire is burning in the area between Highways 4 and 51, and Tower and Duperow Roads... Read more

CTV Regina - 1 day 2 hours ago
A former champion curler from Saskatchewan is running experiments aimed at developing an optimal technique for sweeping, which he says the sport is currently lacking.

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 1 day 2 hours ago
After finishing in second place at last year’s Esso Cup, the Saskatoon Stars are in Sudbury, Ont. to take another shot at claiming the top spot. Saskatoon had a good start to the tournament on Sunday as Grace Shirley recorded a hat trick to help the Stars defeat the Stoney Creek Sabres 6-4.... Read more

CTV Regina - 1 day 2 hours ago
A Saltcoats man said that he can’t afford his SaskPower bill and that it’s incorrect.

CTV Regina - 1 day 3 hours ago
RCMP are advising people to avoid the Biggar area, as a grass fire is burning “out of control.”

Global Regina - 1 day 3 hours ago
Biggar RCMP said they’re assisting with evacuating an area as an "out-of-control" grass fire burns southwest of the Saskatchewan town.

Global Regina - 1 day 3 hours ago
Tips to prepare for garden season.

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 3 hours ago
Members of two public-sector unions voted last week to ratify a tentative agreement with provincial health agencies, but a third union local looks set to go back to the bargaining table after members rejected the same deal. “The rejection of the tentative agreement gives us a clear direction and... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 3 hours ago
Glencairn residents raise concerns after a shooting outside of a Regina school sent two teens to hospital early Sunday morning.

Global Regina - 1 day 3 hours ago
Fire crews are still attending to fire cleanup in the RM of Corman Park following a large grass fire this past weekend. Brittney Matejka reports.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
NEW YORK - A Major League Baseball panel has issued a new sealed decision in the long-running dispute between the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles over television rights fees. Stephen R. Neuwirth, a lawyer for the Nationals, filed a motion in New York Supreme Court in Manhattan on April... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 4 hours ago
A Sunday morning shooting has shaken Regina’s east end. Residents react to the recent crime in their neighbourhood. Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 4 hours ago
Fire crews are still attending to fire cleanup in the RM of Corman Park following a large grass fire this past weekend.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
RIO DE JANEIRO - Avianca Brasil cancelled more than 1,045 domestic flights this week because it has to return 18 aircraft to leasing agencies. Brazil’s National Aviation Agency said the planes needed to be returned Monday to avoid affecting Holy Week holiday passengers. Customers can either... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
DALLAS - A man who was part-owner of a plane that crashed Monday in Texas, killing all six people aboard, said he and his friend who owned the plane regularly volunteered to fly sick people in remote parts of the country to hospitals in Houston and Dallas. Officials have not yet released the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
CALGARY - The shock was fading, but the sting wasn’t for the Calgary Flames. The top seed in the NHL’s Western Conference was still coming to grips Monday with exiting the first round of playoffs in five games at the hands of the eighth-seeded Colorado Avalanche. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka’s president gave the military sweeping police powers starting Tuesday in the wake of the Easter bombings that killed nearly 300 people, while officials disclosed that intelligence agencies had warned weeks ago of the possibility of an attack by the radical... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
WINNIPEG - General manager Kevin Cheveldayoff says an upcoming summer of “tough decisions” means changes are on the way for the Winnipeg Jets. Young stars such as Patrik Laine and Kyle Connor are due hefty raises now that their entry-level contracts are coming to an end, but the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 4 hours ago
The treacherous recovery of three world-class climbers in Alberta’s Banff National Park involved a helicopter, a search dog and 28 people, Parks Canada said Monday as it released details of its rescue efforts. American Jess Roskelley and Austrians David Lama and Hansjorg Auer... Read more

CTV Regina - 1 day 4 hours ago
Regina fire is on scene of a fire that broke out around 3:30 p.m. Monday.

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 5 hours ago
A former member of the University of Regina Rams is no longer facing an assault charge related to an on-campus incident from October. Brandon Gandire was a first-year defensive back for the team when he was charged with assault causing bodily harm and failing to comply with an undertaking. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 5 hours ago
NEW YORK - A Major League Baseball panel has issued a new sealed decision in the long-running dispute between the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles over television rights fees. Stephen R. Neuwirth, a lawyer for the Nationals, filed a motion in New York Supreme Court in Manhattan on April... Read more

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