Saskatchewan News

Humboldt Broncos crash report could be used in semi driver's criminal case, says lawyer

CBC Saskatchewan - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:29
A report on the Humboldt Broncos crash released this week will be carefully examined by both sides involved in the criminal court case of the semi driver involved, says a Saskatoon lawyer.
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On the trapline: Saskatchewan’s fur trade

Global Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:27
It’s an industry that’s hundreds of years old, and an integral part of Canada’s story. But the fur trade looks a lot different today, and while it’s faced its share of challenges over the years, it’s still standing stron

Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Global Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:25
Each year, the Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in the town of Battleford attracts thousands of people. The museum showcases just how the sport shaped Saskatchewan, back from the 1800s to the present. Rebekah Lesko has more.

Photos: Editorial Cartoons: Dec. 8-14

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:16
Here’s a compilation of the StarPhoenix’s editorial cartoons from the past week.

Facebook says bug may have exposed photos on 7M users

CTV Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:03
Facebook said Friday that a software bug affecting nearly 7 million users may have exposed a broader set of photos to app developers than what those users intended.

Campbell choir in awe of RSO, their backing band in Saturday's concert

Regina Leader-Post - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:00
Olivia Epp didn’t trust her ears — or her teachers — when she learned that the Campbell Collegiate chamber choir would be joining the Regina Symphony Orchestra in a Christmas concert. “Words can’t describe how talented they are and it’s jus

'This is not a small problem': TSB wants changes following Fond du Lac plane crash

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:55
Major and urgent changes are required to eliminate nation-wide, systemic problems that played a role in a fatal plane crash in Fond du Lac one year ago, says the Transportation Safety Board of Canada.

Christmas Cheer Fund: Coffee Day is here again

Regina Leader-Post - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:52
The idea of Coffee Day began to percolate in 2002. Regina Leader-Post legend Bob Hughes had an informal chat with Nicky Makris — founder of Nicky’s Cafe and Catering — and great minds came up with a way to assist our Christmas Cheer F

Regina Boxing Club closing for good this weekend

CTV Regina - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:50
The Regina Boxing Club is closing for good after nearly seven decades in the Queen City.

Montreal turns to coyote hazing after 19 people are bitten

Metro - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:47
The hazing policy teaches coyotes to fear humans again and will train residents on how to adapt their own behaviour and prevent coyotes from approaching.
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Regina resident robbed while trying to sell item

Regina Leader-Post - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:47
Regina police are searching for two suspects after a resident was robbed by two males while trying to sell an item. According to a Regina Police Service (RPS) news release, the robbery happened on Dec. 11 on the 200 block of Trudelle Cresce

Texas mom sentenced in deaths of toddlers inside hot car

News Talk 650 CKOM - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:43
KERRVILLE, Texas - A 20-year-old Texas mother whose two toddlers died after she left them inside a hot vehicle overnight has been sentenced to 40 years in prison. The Kerrville Daily Times reports that Amanda Hawkins was sentenced Wednesday