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William James Winsley, 54, faces eight charges relating to child pornography and luring after being first arrested at his home in Eatonia, Sask. on May 30, 2017.

New charges for Sask. man accused of uploading child porn

By 650 CKOM June 14, 2017 - 12:38pm Updated: June 14, 2017 - 12:38pm

A Saskatchewan man accused of uploading child pornography to an online could storage service is facing seven new charges. 

William James Winsley, 54, was charged with...

Saskatchewan RCMP issued a warning about fraudulent emails claiming to be from the Canada Revenue Agency.

RCMP warn of fake CRA emails

By 650 CKOM June 14, 2017 - 8:02am Updated: June 14, 2017 - 8:02am

RCMP are seeing a new wrinkle in a long-running scam.   The Humboldt RCMP detachment issued a release  early Wednesday morning warning people about phony emails claiming to be...

Saskatoon police say two women robbed a business on Dawes Avenue late Tuesday night.

Police seek suspects in late night armed robbery

By 650 CKOM June 14, 2017 - 7:25am Updated: June 14, 2017 - 7:25am

Saskatoon police say two women committed an armed robbery at a gas station in the city's southwest.   Officers were called to the Shell station on the 2500 block of Dawes...

The Saskatoon Fire Department was called in after an augur truck hit an underground gas line in the Brighton neighbourhood late Tuesday morning.

Fire department responds to gas leak

By 650 CKOM June 13, 2017 - 1:22pm Updated: June 13, 2017 - 1:22pm

The Saskatoon Fire Department responded to a natural gas leak on Tuesday.

Firefighters were called out around 11:45 a.m. to 526 Underhill Link, in the city's Brighton...

La Ronge EMS reported that two children had to be transported to hospital after being set on fire.

Two children set on fire in La Ronge: paramedics

By 650 CKOM June 13, 2017 - 11:00am Updated: June 15, 2017 - 4:44pm

Two children were doused with gasoline and set on fire in La Ronge on Sunday, according to paramedics.   Saskatchewan RCMP said the two kids were injured following an...

The City of Saskatoon is looking at new ways to bill for residential garbage pickup in an effort to ease pressure on the landfill.

City eyes new billing system for garbage pickup

By 650 CKOM June 13, 2017 - 8:33am Updated: June 13, 2017 - 8:37am

The City of Saskatoon is looking into changing how people pay for garbage collection.   The city's  environment, utilities and corporate services committee reviewed a report on...

Provincial sales tax will be added to insurance premiums in Saskatchewan effective Aug. 1, 2017.

PST on insurance premiums 'doesn't add up': finance expert

By 650 CKOM June 13, 2017 - 6:32am Updated: June 13, 2017 - 6:32am

Provincial sales tax (PST) will be applied to insurance premiums in Saskatchewan come August 1, and at least one financial expert believes it will backfire.   According to the...

Saskatoon police carried out two drug busts on the city's east end on June 11, 2017, seizing 75 fentanyl pills and other drugs.

8 arrested in Saskatoon after weekend fentanyl busts

By 650 CKOM June 12, 2017 - 4:50pm Updated: June 12, 2017 - 4:50pm

More fentanyl has been taken off Saskatoon's streets after a pair of drug busts over the weekend.

Police said in a release Monday they executed search warrants at two...

Lauren Spence, 16,  was killed in a collision on Highway 21 near Calgary, Alta. on June 9, 2017.

Saskatoon teen remembered after fatal crash

By 650 CKOM June 12, 2017 - 11:06am Updated: June 12, 2017 - 11:06am

Tributes have begin pouring out online for a Saskatoon teen killed in a collision in Alberta.   Lauren Spence, 16, was pronounced dead Friday at the scene of a two-vehicle ...

A memorial to victims of the Pulse Nightclub massacre in Orlando, Fla. on June 12, 2017, commemorating one year since gunman Omar Mateen killed 49 people attending a Latin-themed dance night in the club.

Memorials 1 year after Pulse Nightclub shooting

By 650 CKOM June 12, 2017 - 7:52am Updated: June 12, 2017 - 8:00am

People in Orlando, Fla. marked a sombre anniversary on Monday.

The city commemorated one year since the Pulse Nightclub shooting.

Memorials started early Monday...

RCMP say a 16-year-old girl died after a crash west of Drumheller, Alta.

Sask. teen killed in Alberta crash

By 650 CKOM June 11, 2017 - 4:46pm Updated: June 12, 2017 - 5:37am

A teenager from Saskatoon was killed in a crash northeast of Calgary, Alta. on Friday.

RCMP said two vehicles collided on a stretch of Highway 21, about 50 kilometers...

Saskatoon police have a 31-year-old man in custody after a traffic stop and incident on 8th Street East June 10, 2017.

Police use taser in Saskatoon arrest

By 650 CKOM June 11, 2017 - 10:35am Updated: June 11, 2017 - 10:35am

A traffic stop on the 2300 block of 8th Street East Saturday night ended with an officer assaulted and a 31-year-old man tased.

According to police, after a vehicle was...