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SaskTel Centre Executive Director Scott Ford said 40 security staff work sold-out events at SaskTel Centre, monitoring crowds as they enter and leave the building.

SaskTel Centre on alert after Manchester bombing

By 650 CKOM May 23, 2017 - 3:53pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 3:53pm

In the wake of the deadly suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena in the UK, SaskTel Centre is outlining their security policies to reassure customers.


A public hearing will be held following a city council meeting on May 23, 2017 to consider two potential road closures near the water treatment plant.

Spadina Crescent West closure up for debate at city hall

By 650 CKOM May 23, 2017 - 1:35pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 2:08pm

The decision to permanently close a portion of Spadina Crescent West will be up for debate Tuesday night.

A public hearing will be held following a city council meeting...

Alexa Emerson has had to hire a fourth lawyer, Patrick Mcdougall, after three previous barristers withdrew from her case.

New lawyer found for Alexa Emerson

By 650 CKOM May 23, 2017 - 11:28am Updated: May 23, 2017 - 11:58am

The woman facing more than 80 charges related to white powder scares and bomb threats in Saskatoon has a new lawyer.

Alexa Emerson is now being represented by Patrick...

People in Saskatoon lined up at garden stores over the 2017 Victoria Day long weekend.

Victoria Day means changes to Saskatoon city services

By 650 CKOM May 22, 2017 - 8:35am Updated: May 22, 2017 - 8:35am

If you're looking for things to do in Saskatoon Victoria Day, keep in mind it's not business as usual for some city-run services.

City Hall and all public libraries are...

A fire at an apartment building May 21, 2017 caused an estimated $330,000 in damage.

Apartments damaged in long weekend fire

By 650 CKOM May 22, 2017 - 6:27am Updated: May 22, 2017 - 6:27am

With bright flames and heavy smoke billowing from two apartment balconies, Saskatoon Fire got several 911 calls Sunday evening.

Around 6:50 p.m. multiple crews arrived...

Naomi Dornn, 18, was reported missing May 20, 2017 after she didn't return from a bike ride in the Sliverspring area.

Police locate missing disabled Saskatoon woman

By 650 CKOM May 21, 2017 - 5:41am Updated: May 21, 2017 - 8:08am

Saskatoon police have found a missing mentally disabled woman.

Naomi Dornn, 18, was reported missing after leaving her Sliverspring area home around 8:30 p.m. Saturday...

A benefit for Zachary (left) and Cole Veit (right) is planned in Saskatoon May 20, 2017. It's after the boys mother was found dead in March 2017.

Fundraiser for children of slain woman planned at O'Brians

By 650 CKOM May 20, 2017 - 11:02am Updated: May 20, 2017 - 11:02am

A benefit concert for the children of Heidi Veit is set for Saturday at O'Brians Event Centre in Saskatoon.

Veit's body was discovered about five kilometres northeast of...

The first week of the La Loche shooter sentencing wrapped up Friday, but it will be affecting the community for much longer.

As sentencing hearing continues, La Loche still coping

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 8:26pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 8:36pm

More supports are being sent to La Loche to help them deal with the gruesome details coming out in the sentencing hearing for the shooter convicted of last January's massacre...

According to the MVA, a new partnership with the R.M. of Corman Park and public support led to the decision to maintain the boat launches.

MVA reverses decision to shutter boat launches

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 2:19pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 2:19pm

The Meewasin Valley Authority is reversing course on a decision to close three boat launches along the South Saskatchewan River.

Fred Heal, Poplar Bluffs and Paradise...

Larry Hayter, 69, was found guilty of filing two false claims and returning to work while in receipt of benefits.

Worker's $137K compensation fraud largest in Sask. history

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 1:09pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 1:09pm

A Hudson Bay man is going to jail for defrauding the Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board in the largest fraud case in history against the board.

Larry Hayter was...

A boy riding a bike was struck by a vehicle on 4th Avenue South around 11 a.m. on May 19, 2017.

Boy riding bike struck by car in downtown Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 12:42pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 12:42pm

Police are investigating after a child was hit by a car while riding a bicycle in downtown Saskatoon Friday morning.

The boy was riding a BMX-style bike when he was...

Saskatchewan Rush goaltender Aaron Bold signs autographs for young fans during the second annual Rush rally in downtown Saskatoon on May 19, 2017.

Rush rally kicks off lacrosse playoff fever in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 10:40am Updated: May 19, 2017 - 12:33pm

Rush fever is taking off in Saskatoon as the Saskatchewan Rush continue their quest for a third straight National Lacrosse League title on Saturday.

To get fans excited...