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Lyle Gartner taught at Wakaw School and coached the senior women's volleyball team during the time students alleged he grabbed and slapped their buttocks.

Former Sask. teacher accused of touching, grabbing students

By 650 CKOM March 24, 2017 - 3:25pm Updated: March 24, 2017 - 3:25pm

A former teacher and volleyball coach in Wakaw, Sask. is facing a formal hearing over several professional misconduct complaints.

Lyle Gartner is accused of slapping and...

Brandt announced on March 24, 2017 it was purchasing the Mitsubishi-Hitachi plant in Saskatoon, with plans to restart green technology production.

Brandt bringing new life to Saskatoon's shuttered Mitsubishi-Hitachi plant

By 650 CKOM March 24, 2017 - 1:26pm Updated: March 24, 2017 - 1:34pm

A tentative deal has been reached that could save the former Mitsubishi-Hitachi facility in Saskatoon from being sold off.   The Brandt Group of Companies announced a deal...

An emergency session of Saskatoon City Council will be held at noon on Sunday March 26, 2017 at city hall.

Saskatoon city council calls emergency meeting on provincial budget

By 650 CKOM March 24, 2017 - 11:35am Updated: March 24, 2017 - 11:35am

Saskatoon city council will meet Sunday to address an $11.4 million hole left in the city's finances in the wake of the provincial budget.   The Sask. Party government...

A 15-year-old was charged with first degree murder and assault on March 23, 2017 after Dylan Phillips was killed in an Avenue G home in Oct. 2016.

Murder charges laid in 10th homicide of 2016

By 650 CKOM March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm Updated: March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm

An arrest has been made in Saskatoon's 10th homicide of 2016.   A 15-year-old boy is facing several charges related to the death of 26-year-old Dylan Phillips on Oct. 14, 2016...

Emergency crews responded after white powder was delivered to Buena Vista School on Thursday.

Buena Vista students unharmed after white powder envelope deemed 'non-hazardous'

By 650 CKOM March 23, 2017 - 2:24pm Updated: March 24, 2017 - 7:14am

Emergency crews responded Thursday after white powder was delivered to a Saskatoon elementary school.

Saskatoon Public Schools Superintendent Brent Hills said an...

Starting April 1, 2017, milk containers will be added to the provincial recycling program, allowing people to return them for a paid deposit.

SARCAN to accept milk containers, boost deposit payouts

By 650 CKOM March 23, 2017 - 11:03am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 11:03am

People will soon be able to milk SARCAN for a little more cash.

Starting April 1, milk containers will be added to the provincial recycling program, allowing people to...

The Mosaic potash mine in Colonsay is located about 77 kilometres southeast of Saskatoon.

Mosaic fined over injury at Colonsay mine

By 650 CKOM March 23, 2017 - 10:47am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 10:47am

A workplace injury has resulted in fines for Mosaic's Colonsay potash operation.

Mosaic Potash Colonsay was charged under provincial mining regulations after a worker's...

The 2017 provincial budget delivered the largest single funding cut in the University of Saskatchewan's 110-year history.

Sask. universities left to make up for budget cuts

By 650 CKOM March 23, 2017 - 10:38am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 10:38am

The provincial budget came with bad news for Saskatchewan's universities.   All post-secondary institutions were handed a five per cent funding cut.   The University of...

An image taken from a video showing a Saskatoon police constable hit by a car Tuesday as he crossed 33rd Street in pursuit of a suspect. Police reported the officer suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries and was released from hospital Tuesday night.

Suspect charged in stolen vehicle call that left Saskatoon cop injured

By 650 CKOM March 22, 2017 - 12:20pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 12:20pm

A 23-year-old man has been charged in the wake of an incident that left a Saskatoon police officer injured Tuesday.

Police got a call reporting a stolen vehicle just...

Many drivers in Saskatoon came out to iced-over windows on their vehicles by mid-morning Wednesday amid freezing rain warnings for areas around Saskatoon.

Conditions icy in Saskatoon amid freezing rain warnings

By 650 CKOM March 22, 2017 - 10:40am Updated: March 22, 2017 - 11:43am

Only two days into spring and already winter weather is reappearing across the province.

In Saskatoon, the forecast called for flurries with a chance of ice pellets. By...

STC will continue to accept freight for delivery until May 19. All passenger services will cease May 31.

Province eliminates STC bus service

By 650 CKOM March 22, 2017 - 9:26am Updated: March 23, 2017 - 3:49pm

After seven decades in operation, Saskatchewan Transportation Company (STC) will no longer be in service by the end of May.

As part of its 2017-18 budget, the province...

 First Response: Paramedics, a TV show about MD Ambulance paramedics in Saskatoon, is getting five more episodes set to air in Nov. 2017 on City TV

TV show featuring Saskatoon paramedics going national

By 650 CKOM March 22, 2017 - 7:01am Updated: March 22, 2017 - 7:09am

A new TV show featuring MD Ambulance paramedics in Saskatoon is getting more episodes and a wider audience.   First Response: Paramedics aired its pilot on City TV...