Saskatoon News

Global Saskatoon - 8 hours 22 min ago
Cold front crushes the spring heat streak and brings a risk of precipitation back into Saskatoon’s weather forecast. Peter Quinlan has more. Read more

CTV Saskatoon - 8 hours 25 min ago
A suspect was arrested Thursday night after allegedly shooting at a Battlefords RCMP officer.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 8 hours 28 min ago
ARLINGTON, Va. - Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby said Friday he will not join his teammates next week for a White House celebration of their Stanley Cup championship. Holtby is the second player on the Capitals’ active roster to decline, joining fellow Canadian Brett Connolly.... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 8 hours 31 min ago
A Saskatoon physician is facing two charges for what city police are describing as an attempt to buy sex from a minor. Dr. Ramkumar Natarajan appeared Friday in Saskatoon provincial court. He was released on $500 recognizance and placed under multiple conditions, including that he not use mobile... Read more

Global Saskatoon - 8 hours 33 min ago
Police say evidence revealed 22 additional victims after a Saskatoon man was charged with voyeurism in March.

CTV Saskatoon - 8 hours 36 min ago
Saskatoon police say they expect to lay 98 additional charges against a man charged this week in connection with reports of suspicious activity around Cumberland Avenue and College Drive.

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 8 hours 46 min ago
MELFORT — Calling the mistakes made by Jaskirat Singh Sidhu “baffling and incomprehensible,” a Saskatchewan judge sentenced the semi driver responsible for the Humboldt Broncos bus tragedy to eight years in prison. Sidhu, 30, pleaded guilty in January to... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 8 hours 46 min ago
DAMASCUS, Syria - From Syria to Turkey and beyond, President Donald Trump’s abrupt declaration that Washington will recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights drew strong condemnation on Friday. The Syrian government called it “irresponsible... Read more

Global Saskatoon - 8 hours 48 min ago
Thomas Healey, the Crown prosecutor in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash, spoke to reporters on Friday about the Melfort provincial court’s “difficult” decision to sentence semi truck driver Jaskirat Singh Sidhu to eight years in prison for a case with no precedent in Canada. Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 8 hours 52 min ago
BOGOTA - When the Trump administration paved the way for Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido to name a new board to run the U.S. affiliate of Venezuela’s state oil company, it was a rare glimmer of hope for the American families of six oil executives jailed for over a year without a... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 8 hours 58 min ago
The driver of a transport truck who caused the deadly collision last April involving the Humboldt Broncos hockey team bus was sentenced Friday to eight years in prison. Jaskirat Singh Sidhu had pleaded guilty earlier this year to dangerous driving. Judge Inez Cardinal began... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 3 min ago
LANSING, Mich. - Faith-based adoption agencies that are paid by the state of Michigan will no longer be able to turn away LGBT couples or individuals because of religious objections under a legal settlement announced Friday. The agreement was reached between Democratic Attorney General Dana Nessel... Read more

Global Saskatoon - 9 hours 3 min ago
Toby Boulet, father of Broncos player Logan Boulet who died in hospital a day after the Humboldt Broncos bus crash spoke to reporters on Friday about the judge’s decision to sentence truck driver Jaskirat Singh Sidhu to 8 years in prison. Read more

Global Saskatoon - 9 hours 9 min ago
Saskatchewan’s Court of Appeal overturns Skipp Anderson’s sexual assault conviction, says trials judge failed to properly instruct jury.

Global Saskatoon - 9 hours 12 min ago
Cold front crushes the spring heat streak and brings a risk of precipitation back into Saskatoon's weather forecast.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 15 min ago
OTTAWA - Embattled Senators owner Eugene Melnyk has once again incurred the wrath of some his team’s fans after making contentious comments on an Ottawa radio show Friday morning. Speaking on CFRA 580, Melnyk accused Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson of “mouthing off,” implied... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 19 min ago
MELFORT, Sask. - A truck driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos crash has been sentenced to eight years in prison. Jaskirat Singh Sidhu of Calgary had pleaded guilty earlier this year to 29 counts of dangerous driving. He stood quietly and looked ahead at the judge as... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 20 min ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. - The Poor People’s Campaign is launching a national bus tour of poverty-stricken areas to bring attention to what they call the “real crises” or “interlocking injustices” afflicting the country including systematic racism, poverty, voter... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 24 min ago
SILKEBORG, Denmark - Canada has missed the playoffs for the first time in 20 years at the world women’s curling championship. Chelsea Carey’s Calgary-based rink (5-6) was officially eliminated in the penultimate round-robin draw on Friday when Japan beat China and Germany lost to... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 36 min ago
DAMASCUS, Syria - From Syria to Turkey and beyond, President Donald Trump’s abrupt declaration that Washington will recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights drew strong condemnation on Friday. The Syrian government called it “irresponsible... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 41 min ago
LANSING, Mich. - Faith-based adoption agencies that are paid by the state of Michigan will no longer be able to turn away LGBT couples or individuals because of religious objection under a legal settlement announced Friday. The agreement was reached between Democratic Attorney General Dana Nessel... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 42 min ago
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Friday that he will nominate Stephen Moore, a conservative economic analyst, to fill a vacancy on the Federal Reserve’s seven-member board. Moore served as an economic adviser to Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign, helping to draft Trump... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 42 min ago
MELFORT, Sask. - A truck driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos crash has been sentenced to eight years in prison. Jaskirat Singh Sidhu of Calgary had pleaded guilty earlier this year to 29 counts of dangerous driving. Judge Inez Cardinal told court in Melfort, Sask.,... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 46 min ago
DAMASCUS, Syria - From Syria to Turkey and beyond, President Donald Trump’s abrupt declaration that Washington will recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights drew strong condemnation on Friday. The Syrian government called it “irresponsible... Read more

Global Saskatoon - 9 hours 45 min ago
U.W.A.C. – Olha Kobylianska Branch presents its annual EASTER TEA & BAKE SALE.  Easter pre-orders for paska, babka, varenyky and cabbage rolls MUST be in by Sunday, April 7th.   Door Prize & Raffle Draws @2:00pm.  Something for everyone.  While quantities last. Admission $5.00.... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 9 hours 48 min ago
MELFORT, Sask. - A judge sentencing the truck driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos crash has read aloud each victim’s name and says the impact statements from families were staggering. Inez Cardinal told a courtroom in Melfort, Sask., that the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 10 hours 2 min ago
MELFORT, Sask. - A judge sentencing the truck driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos crash has read aloud each victim’s name and says the impact statements from families were staggering. Inez Cardinal told a courtroom in Melfort, Sask., that the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 10 hours 5 min ago
ORION TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a factory north of Detroit. The company says it will spend $300 million at its plant... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 10 hours 14 min ago
MONTREAL - Quebec public transit corporations had to pull more than 600 buses off the road today after the manufacturer detected a technical problem. Nova Bus of St-Eustache, Que., ordered immediate inspections after finding a fault with the power steering in hybrid... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 10 hours 29 min ago
Celina Danis doesn’t think she’ll ever be ready to read about the last moments of her partner’s life. But... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 10 hours 33 min ago
A 30-year-old man is now facing more than 100 charges in connection with a series of suspected voyeurism incidents near the University of Saskatchewan. The man was taken into custody earlier this week by members of the Saskatoon police targeted enforcement section and the high risk offenders unit,... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 10 hours 38 min ago
SILKEBORG, Denmark - Canada has missed the playoffs for the first time in 20 years at the world women’s curling championship. Chelsea Carey’s Calgary-based rink (5-6) was officially eliminated in the penultimate round-robin draw on Friday when Japan beat China and Germany lost to... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 10 hours 38 min ago
HALIFAX - The father of seven children killed in a ferocious fire remains in a coma, a month after flames engulfed their Halifax home. Muslim community leaders say Ebraheim Barho has undergone multiple surgeries and remains in the intensive care unit of a Halifax hospital with his wife Kawthar... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 10 hours 41 min ago
OTTAWA - Jody Wilson-Raybould plans to reveal more - in writing - about her accusation that she faced improper pressure to prevent the criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin. The former attorney general has written to the House of Commons justice committee to advise that she... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 10 hours 44 min ago
MONTREAL - A Catholic priest was stabbed in front of dozens of stunned worshippers as he was celebrating mass Friday morning at Montreal’s St. Joseph’s Oratory. Montreal police said a 911 call was placed at around 8:40 a.m. When officers arrived at the landmark church, a... Read more

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 10 hours 48 min ago
Spending millions on downtown bike lanes would be nice — if all the basics and existing infrastructure could be covered without annual city... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 10 hours 50 min ago
OTTAWA - Jody Wilson-Raybould plans to reveal more - in writing - about her accusation that she faced improper pressure to prevent the criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin. The former attorney general has written to the House of Commons justice committee to advise that she... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 10 hours 52 min ago
MADISON, Wis. - Republican lawmakers are asking an appeals court to halt a judge’s order that temporarily blocks GOP-backed laws limiting the powers of Democratic Gov. Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul. Dane County Circuit Judge Richard Niess issued an injunction Thursday blocking the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 10 hours 51 min ago
ORION TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a factory north of Detroit. The company says it will spend $300 million at its plant... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 11 hours 3 min ago
OTTAWA - Jody Wilson-Raybould plans to reveal more - in writing - about her accusation that she faced improper pressure to prevent the criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin. The former attorney general has written to the House of Commons justice committee to advise that she... Read more

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