Saskatchewan News

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 21 hours ago
Canadian auto racer Raphael Lessard has signed a part-time deal with GMS Racing for the 2021 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season. The contract will see the 19-year-old native of Saint-Joseph-de-Beauce, Que., compete in 12 races, with Lessard's team seeking funding for the other 10 events on... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 21 hours ago
SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - K-pop band BTS has earned its first Grammy nomination, a long-awaited feat for the South Korean act that has been reshaping the global pop landscape with record-breaking songs and well-mobilized fans. Critics say the boy band's nomination Tuesday demonstrates its growing... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 21 hours ago
LOS ANGELES - The Weeknd angrily slammed the Grammy Awards, calling them "corrupt" after the pop star walked away with zero nominations despite having multiple hits this year. The three-time Grammy winner criticized the Recording Academy on Tuesday after he was severely snubbed despite having one... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 22 hours ago
The Estevan Bruins have started a new chapter in the club’s history with a new head coach and general manager. Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 22 hours ago
Premier Scott Moe and Chief Medical Health Officer Dr. Saqib Shahab are expected to announce a new round of community restrictions on Wednesday afternoon.

Global Regina - 1 day 22 hours ago
As drug-related deaths continue to reach record levels in Saskatchewan, many say urgent action is needed now.

Global Regina - 1 day 22 hours ago
Here's a list of the current coronavirus outbreaks in Saskatchewan.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 22 hours ago
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy rebounded at a record pace of 33.1% in the July-September quarter, unchanged from the first estimate a month ago. But a resurgence in the coronavirus is expected to slow growth sharply in the current quarter with some economists even raising the spectre of a double-dip... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 22 hours ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - A mine in the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia near Yemen exploded and damaged an oil tanker Wednesday, authorities said, the latest incident targeting the kingdom amid its long war against Yemen's Houthi rebels. The blast happened early Wednesday and struck the... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 23 hours ago
Advocates say more needs to be done to prevent overdose deaths in Saskatchewan.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 23 hours ago
WASHINGTON - The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose last week to 778,000, evidence that the U.S. economy and job market remain under strain as coronavirus cases surge and colder weather heighten the risks. The Labor Department's report Wednesday said jobless claims climbed... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 23 hours ago
NEW YORK - With police brutality continuing to devastate Black families and the coronavirus ravishing Black America disproportionately, the world was driven to the significance of this year's Juneteenth more than ever before. And Beyonc knew she wanted to release a song on that momentous day - so... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 23 hours ago
NEW YORK - Former President Barack Obama, already a million-selling author, is also a prize-winning author. PEN America announced Wednesday that Obama will receive its second annual Voice of Influence Award in recognition of how his writings "have traversed political, social, and ideological bounds... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 23 hours ago
Sarah Nurse's new blue hockey jersey was paid for by a company. She wants to know when she can wear it in a game. Amid a spate of recent sponsorship announcements by the Professional Women's Hockey Players' Association comes the corporate branding of a team. PWHPA players based in Toronto are now... Read more

Global Regina - 1 day 23 hours ago
The public has heard mixed messages from Saskatchewan’s chief medical health officer and the health minister, raising a number of questions. Read more

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 23 hours ago
RCMP say they have made a significant drug and weapons bust in North Battleford after carrying out two search warrants on Saturday.

CBC Saskatchewan - 1 day 23 hours ago
Charlie Clark says he's concerned about new cases of COVID-19 in Saskatoon and is looking to see what the City of Saskatoon can do to slow them down.

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 23 hours ago
Don Beck used his garage as a vehicle to celebrate his beloved Saskatchewan Roughriders.... Read more

Regina Leader-Post - 1 day 23 hours ago
It will be far from a typical Christmas shopping season, but retail owners in Regina are finding ways to adapt to the pandemic, and are hoping residents consider a local store before turning to Amazon.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 23 hours ago
8:30 – The Saskatchewan Government is expected to announce new COVID-19 measures this afternoon, and many are calling for a lockdown and the closure of non-essential businesses in order to curb the spread of the deadly virus. Manitoba has closed all non-essential businesses... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 2 days 19 min ago
Kirby Dach continues to turn heads on the ice.... Read more

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