Saskatoon News

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 16 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lankan officials failed to heed warnings from intelligence agencies about the threat of an attack by a domestic radical Muslim group that officials blame for Easter Sunday bombings that killed more than 200 people, the country’s health minister said Monday. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 17 hours ago
Three stories in the news for Monday, April 22 --- FLOOD WATERS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE RISING IN QUEBEC, N.B. More than 600 Canadian soldiers have fanned out across Quebec, filling and stacking sandbags as officials warn that flood waters are likely to keep rising... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 18 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lankan officials failed to heed warnings from intelligence agencies about the threat of an attack by a domestic radical Muslim group that officials blame for Easter Sunday bombings that killed more than 200 people, the country’s health minister said Monday. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 18 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lankan officials failed to heed warnings from intelligence agencies about the threat of an attack by a domestic radical Muslim group that officials blame for Easter Sunday bombings that killed more than 200 people, the country’s health minister said Monday. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 18 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lankan officials failed to heed warnings from intelligence agencies about the threat of an attack by a domestic radical Muslim group that officials blame for Easter Sunday bombings that killed more than 200 people, the country’s health minister said Monday. The... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 18 hours ago
TALLASSEE, Ala. - A former Alabama police officer has admitted to slamming a compliant handcuffed man into the ground and then slamming the man’s head into his patrol car. News outlets report 27-year-old Michael Brandon Smirnoff pleaded guilty Friday to federal excessive force charges. He... Read more

CTV Saskatoon - 1 day 19 hours ago
When Elizabeth May walks down the aisle, she'll be dressed for her wedding along with Earth Day.

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 19 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - The co-ordinated Easter Sunday bombings that ripped through Sri Lankan churches and luxury hotels, killing more than 200 people, were carried out by seven suicide bombers from a domestic militant group named National Thowfeek Jamaath, a government official said Monday. All... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
TALLASSEE, Ala. - A former Alabama police officer has admitted to slamming a compliant handcuffed man into the ground and then slamming the man’s head into his patrol car. News outlets report 27-year-old Michael Brandon Smirnoff pleaded guilty Friday to federal excessive force charges. He... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
Three stories in the news for Monday, April 22 --- FLOOD WATERS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE RISING IN QUEBEC, N.B. More than 600 Canadian soldiers have fanned out across Quebec, filling and stacking sandbags as officials warn that flood waters are likely to keep rising this... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
OTTAWA - The chief of a First Nation in northwestern Ontario long-plagued by the debilitating impacts of mercury contamination says he is worried about the fate of a federally promised treatment facility as the calendar speeds towards this fall’s election without any signs... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
MONTREAL - More than 600 Canadian soldiers have fanned out across Quebec, filling and stacking sandbags as officials warn that flood waters are likely to keep rising this week due to warming temperatures that contribute to snowmelt and ice movement. Urgence Quebec said yesterday that five... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
VICTORIA - When Elizabeth May walks down the aisle, she’ll be dressed for her wedding along with Earth Day. The Green party leader and British Columbia entrepreneur John Kidder will exchange wedding vows Monday afternoon at Christ Church Cathedral in Victoria, and May will... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
MONTREAL - More than 600 Canadian soldiers have fanned out across Quebec, filling and stacking sandbags as officials warn that flood waters are likely to keep rising this week due to warming temperatures that contribute to snowmelt and ice movement. Urgence Quebec said yesterday that five... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 20 hours ago
LAKE LOUISE, Alta. - Parks Canada says a person who was airlifted to hospital in Calgary following an avalanche in Yoho National Park has died. The agency says a male who was among a party of three was involved in an avalanche Saturday afternoon on Des Poilus Glacier, which is on the... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 22 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - The co-ordinated Easter Sunday bombings that ripped through Sri Lankan churches and luxury hotels were carried out by seven suicide bombers, a government investigator said Monday. An analysis of the attackers’ body parts made clear that they were suicide bombers,... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 1 day 23 hours ago
LAS VEGAS - After winning Game 5 at home to avoid elimination, Tomas Hertl vowed the San Jose Sharks would return to SAP Center for a seventh and decisive game in their opening round series with the Vegas Golden Knights. One day later, he clarified it wasn’t necessarily a guarantee, but... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 days 26 min ago
Sunday’s Games Stanley Cup Playoffs First Round Boston 4 Toronto 2 (Series tied 3-3) San Jose 2 Vegas 1 (2OT) (Series tied 3-3) — AHL Playoffs First Round (best of five) Toronto 3 Rochester 2 (OT) (Marlies lead series 2-0) Iowa 7 Milwaukee 0 (Wild lead series 1-0)... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 days 27 min ago
Sunday’s Games Stanley Cup Playoffs First Round Boston 4 Toronto 2 (Series tied 3-3) San Jose 2 Vegas 1 (2OT) (Series tied 3-3) — AHL Playoffs First Round (best of five) Toronto 3 Rochester 2 (OT) (Marlies lead series 2-0) Iowa 7 Milwaukee 0 (Wild lead series 1-0)... Read more

News Talk 650 CKOM - 2 days 45 min ago
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A former Alaska high school baseball star has died after being struck by a car in California. The Anchorage Daily News reported Sunday that 19-year-old Sladen Mohl of Girdwood, Alaska, died Thursday night in Torrance, California. Torrance police say Mohl was standing on an... Read more

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