Brent Bosker

Alvin Baptiste, right, stands with Colten Boushie’s mother, Debbie Baptiste, as she receives a blanket during a special ceremony at TCU Place on April 11, 2017.

'I forgive:' Boushie family honoured at Sask. conference

By Brent Bosker April 11, 2017 - 3:29pm Updated: April 11, 2017 - 6:01pm

A member of Colten Boushie's family offered forgiveness to the man accused in the 22-year-old's death on a farmyard last summer.

Colten's uncle, Alvin Baptiste spoke at...

FSIN Chief Bobby Cameron told reporters on March 23, 2017 he's disappointed over cuts to post-secondary education impacting SIIT.

'They are impacted big time': First Nations respond to cuts in provincial budget

By Brent Bosker March 23, 2017 - 2:40pm Updated: March 23, 2017 - 2:40pm

The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations says its communities will feel the impact of cuts in the provincial budget.   The FSIN expressed disappointment over operational...

Online voting for the Kraft Hockeyville contest ends at 10 p.m. Monday.  Ituna is competing for the chance to be the first Saskatchewan community to win the competition.

'Vote, vote, vote:' Ituna makes final push in Kraft Hockeyville contest

By Brent Bosker March 20, 2017 - 1:33pm Updated: March 20, 2017 - 3:54pm

The big push for votes is on in Ituna, Saskatchewan.

The community, located about 140 kilometres northeast of Regina, is one of two finalists for the Kraft Hockeyville...

An artist's rendering of a hydroelectric power project proposed for the Saskatoon weir. A fundraising group wants to add a whitewater park to the project.

Saskatoon group trying to make waves with whitewater park proposal

By Brent Bosker March 14, 2017 - 12:13pm Updated: March 14, 2017 - 12:13pm

The idea of a whitewater park at the Saskatoon weir is resurfacing after it was first floated over a decade ago.   A Saskatoon group made a pitch Monday at City Hall in hopes...

The town of Asquith, Sask. has been flooded with support from across Canada after a Gordie Howe jersey set to be raffled off in the fundraiser was stolen back in January.

'Very touched': Support keeps Asquith arena fundraiser alive after theft

By Brent Bosker March 10, 2017 - 12:56pm Updated: March 10, 2017 - 3:00pm

People in Asquith are getting ready for their big night.   A valuable piece of hockey memorabilia will be raffled off Friday in the community, found about half an hour west of...

Drivers are scrambling to put winter tires back on after cold and snow returned to Saskatoon on March 5, 2017.

Drivers paying extra after pulling plug too soon on winter tires

By Brent Bosker March 6, 2017 - 12:09pm Updated: March 6, 2017 - 12:09pm

Drivers who thought spring was here to stay weren’t happy to see winter return to Saskatoon.

Owner of A-1 Tire & Wheel Anthony Renneberg said they've had a few...

Players from the Saskatoon 60 Plus League pose with Stanley Cup at Schroh Arena on Feb. 28, 2017.

Stanley Cup pays a visit to Saskatoon old timers' hockey league

By Brent Bosker March 1, 2017 - 4:13pm Updated: March 1, 2017 - 4:13pm

Their shifts are shorter, and they may move slower, but on Tuesday a group of senior hockey players in Saskatoon didn't want to leave the ice.

A television crew from...

PCL crews carefully remove and stack ceiling tiles at former Target space in Centre Mall in February 2017.

Materials from vacant Target spaces benefit Saskatoon groups

By Brent Bosker March 1, 2017 - 10:44am Updated: March 1, 2017 - 10:44am

Large retail spaces left vacant after Target closed its doors in 2015 are serving a new purpose for community groups in Saskatoon.

PCL Construction Management and...

Members of the Saskatoon Blades and Regina Pats are being kept from contact with the public following news of a mumps outbreak among other WHL players.

Blades, Pats block players from fans after mumps scare

By Brent Bosker February 27, 2017 - 1:21pm Updated: February 27, 2017 - 1:21pm

A number of players in the Western Hockey League have been benched due to an outbreak of mumps.   The league sent an alert Friday to all 22 teams after several cases involving...

Steven Lee Lewis is charged with first-degree murder after community members say his ex-wife was found dead at a Hudson Bay home last Friday.

Hudson Bay reeling after man charged with killing estranged wife

By Brent Bosker February 6, 2017 - 1:39pm Updated: February 6, 2017 - 9:23pm

People in a small northeast Saskatchewan community are reacting with shock and disbelief following the death of a young mother and the arrest of her ex-husband.   Stacey Lewis...

Refugee Engagement and Community Health physicians celebrate the opening of a new clinic in Saskatoon on Feb. 1, 2017.

Clinic opens to improve health care access for refugees in Saskatoon

By Brent Bosker February 1, 2017 - 1:43pm Updated: February 1, 2017 - 1:43pm

After years of planning, the first clinic dedicated to refugee health care in Saskatoon opened its doors Wednesday.

Refugee Engagement and Community Health (REACH)...

Dakota Dunes Golf Links won't be hosting a PGA Tour Canada event in 2017 after the Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority opted not to renew its sponsorship.

PGA Tour Canada drops Saskatoon date after tournament loses title sponsor

By Brent Bosker January 24, 2017 - 1:12pm Updated: January 24, 2017 - 1:12pm

The PGA Tour Canada will not be stopping in Saskatoon this June after the Dakota Dunes Open lost its title sponsor.   A spokesperson with PGA Tour Canada told 650 CKOM Tuesday...