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RCMP believe Garry Roy Westhaver, 63, could be in Saskatoon. He was last seen in Flin Flon, Man. on March 20, 2017.

RCMP call for help locating missing Manitoba man

By 650 CKOM March 21, 2017 - 7:50pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 7:50pm

RCMP in Flin Flon, Manitoba are asking for help to find Garry Roy Westhaver.

The 63-year-old man was last seen at his home in Flin Flon around 9 a.m. Monday.


More than a dozen marked and unmarked police cruisers block 33rd Street from Avenue C to Idylwyld Drive on March 21, 2017.

Officer hit trying to stop stolen vehicle released from hospital

By 650 CKOM March 21, 2017 - 5:33pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 10:31am

Saskatoon police have a 23-year-old man in custody after an officer was injured while investing a stolen vehicle downtown.

Police got a call around 3:55 p.m. Tuesday of...

Saskatoon police say a man exposed himself to two girls from a van on Avenue W on March 18, 2017.

Saskatoon police seek man wanted for indecent exposure to minors

By 650 CKOM March 21, 2017 - 3:59pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 3:59pm

Saskatoon police are asking for help locating a man who allegedly exposed himself to two girls Saturday night.   According to police the girls were near a business on the 500...

Const. Linday Lavallee speaks at the Saskatoon Police Service's Diversity Breakfast at TCU Place on March 21, 2017.

Openly gay officer shares experience with Saskatoon police

By 650 CKOM March 21, 2017 - 3:20pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 3:20pm

Hundreds of people packed TCU place Tuesday morning for the Saskatoon Police Service's Diversity Breakfast.

Around 200 people attended the event to mark International...

A 25-year-old man faces several charges after fleeing police in a stolen truck on March 21, 2017.

Police dog catches suspect after chase through Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM March 21, 2017 - 2:57pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 2:57pm

A Saskatoon police canine "got his man" in the early hours of Tuesday morning after a driver attempted to evade officers.

Police said they tried to stop a stolen truck...

Carlton University economist Ian Lee says decades of research from across the developed world shows consumption taxes are less harmful to economies than income taxes.

Economist praises consumption taxes ahead of Sask. budget

By 650 CKOM March 21, 2017 - 12:51pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 12:51pm

No one wants to pay taxes. But if you have to fork over your cash to the government, it's probably best to do so in the form of consumption taxes.

That was the message...

Saskatoon Mayor Charlie Clark spoke to 650 CKOM's Brent Loucks ahead of the provincial and federal budgets set

Saskatoon mayor stays upbeat ahead of provincial, federal budgets

By 650 CKOM March 21, 2017 - 9:36am Updated: March 21, 2017 - 9:38am

Saskatoon mayor Charlie Clark stopped in for his weekly chat with 650 CKOM's Brent Loucks Tuesday morning — and like many conversations around the province, a lot of the talk...

Saskatoon police chief Clive Weighill is urging people to help prevent thefts by not leaving keys in their vehicles.

Drivers told to lock-up after rash of vehicle thefts

By 650 CKOM March 21, 2017 - 7:18am Updated: March 21, 2017 - 7:18am

Saskatoon Police are out with another warning for drivers to shut off their vehicles, lock their doors and take the keys inside.   The message comes after seven vehicles were...

Members of Borden Fire Rescue joined a procession of tow trucks, ambulances and fire engines on Highway 16 March 20, 2017 to remind drivers to slow down when passing emergency vehicles.

Emergency crews light up the night to remind drivers to slow down

By 650 CKOM March 20, 2017 - 9:46pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 9:03am

A rally on Highway 16 at the Langham weigh scales Monday night brought out more than 50 emergency vehicles and tow trucks.

According to the Langham Fire Department, it...

Bob Dylan will play SaskTel Centre on July 14 and Moose Jaw's Mosaic Place on July 15.

Bob Dylan announces Saskatchewan concert dates

By 650 CKOM March 20, 2017 - 12:37pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 7:16am

Music legend Bob Dylan is returning to Saskatchewan this summer.   The folk rock artist is giving fans two chances to see him in concert: Saskatoon's SaskTel Centre July 14 and...

Sarah Gerrard, a Saskatchewan teacher who helped found the first Gay Straigth Alliance group in the province, spoke Saturday at a workshop at the Unviersity of Saskatchewan.

Sask. teacher calls for legislation protecting Gay-Straight Alliance groups

By 650 CKOM March 20, 2017 - 11:08am Updated: March 20, 2017 - 11:09am

Breaking the Silence held it's 20th annual conference on LGBTQ issues Saturday at the University of Saskatchewan.   Many workshops were focused on Gay Straight Alliances (GSAs...

Bird, 14,  was found March 28, 2017.

Police locate missing 14-year-old boy in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM March 20, 2017 - 10:11am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 5:56pm

Saskatoon Police have located a missing 14 year-old boy.

James Bird was found at an apartment building on Avenue X South, where police believe he was staying.