Erin McNutt

Saskatoon drivers faced near white out conditions Jan. 11, 2017 on Circle Drive south during a blowing snow advisory.

Sask. drivers deal with zero visibility during blowing snow advisory

By Erin McNutt January 11, 2017 - 9:47pm Updated: January 12, 2017 - 5:14am

Saskatchewan drivers faced terrible highway conditions due to extreme blowing snow Wednesday evening.

After most of the province had been placed under a blowing snow...

Snow piled up overnight in Frobisher, Sask. about 30 minutes east of Estevan. Photo taken around 7:30 a.m. Monday.

Southeast Sask. hammered with snow

By Erin McNutt December 26, 2016 - 6:46am Updated: December 26, 2016 - 3:07pm

It's more than a white Christmas in southeastern Saskatchewan as blizzard and winter storm warnings plagued the area most of the weekend and into Boxing day.


Snow fell in most of the province Christmas weekend. In Estevan and Carlyle, up to 30 centimetres is expected.

Southeast Sask. buried as snow blankets province

By Erin McNutt December 25, 2016 - 8:10am Updated: December 25, 2016 - 10:49am

It's a white Christmas across the province, but Environment Canada told 650 CKOM Sunday it's probably not a welcome sign in the southeast.

Meteorologist Brian Bukoski...

More than 100 miners surfaced early Tuesday after a fire at the Allan Potash mine trapped them underground.

Fire traps more than 100 miners at Allan potash mine

By Erin McNutt December 19, 2016 - 11:20pm Updated: December 20, 2016 - 8:18am

Fire in a piece of machinery at the Allan PotashCorp mine trapped 114 workers for hours Monday.

PotashCorps Director of Public Relations Randy Burton told 650 CKOM the...

During the meeting Dec.12, 2016 city council approved changes to the panhandling bylaw.

Changes to panhandling bylaw approved in Saskatoon

By Erin McNutt December 12, 2016 - 8:22pm Updated: December 12, 2016 - 8:22pm

After two hours of discussion, Monday Saskatoon City Council decided to move forward with changes to panhandling regulations.

In a 6-5 vote, they passed a recommendation...

An extreme cold warning issued as wind chills expected to reach minus 40 Dec. 9-10, 2016.

Extreme cold warnings issued in major Sask. cool down

By Erin McNutt December 10, 2016 - 8:21am Updated: December 10, 2016 - 10:28am

It's the perfect weekend to get some things done around the house. A ridge of arctic pressure is moving through the province bringing cold temperatures and extreme wind chills...

Curtis Torrens is pictured with his family (from left): two-year-old  Shelby, wife Elizabeth,  seven-year-old Ryley and five-year-old Anna.

Carbon monoxide kills Borden man working in oil patch

By Erin McNutt October 26, 2016 - 4:07pm Updated: October 26, 2016 - 4:07pm

A family in Borden, Sask. is mourning after an oil worker died while at away at work.

According to his cousin, Curtis Torrens finished work on Oct. 14 and went back to...

AccuWeather is forecasting a brutal winter for Saskatchewan for 2016-17, starting with an arctic air mass moving into the province in December.

Winter in Saskatchewan set to be colder, last longer

By Erin McNutt October 19, 2016 - 8:16am Updated: October 19, 2016 - 8:16am

Get ready to bundle up for the long haul this winter.

AccuWeather is forecasting temperatures in Saskatchewan will be colder this winter than the 30-year average.

 Alexander's House has space for five men adjusting to life after rehab.

Saskatoon family opens sober house in son's memory

By Erin McNutt October 17, 2016 - 5:51pm Updated: October 17, 2016 - 5:51pm

After losing their son to an opiate overdose, Al and Laurel Reisinger wanted to do something positive to keep his memory alive.   That's why they decided to open a sober living...

The first heavy snowfall caused a notable uptick in business at Kelvin's Wheel, Tire and Polish in Saskatoon.

Winter tires top of mind as first snowfall hits Saskatoon

By Erin McNutt October 5, 2016 - 6:31am Updated: October 13, 2016 - 2:34pm

Now that Saskatoon had its first blast of winter, people are starting to think about switching tires for the season.   Barry Welsh, CEO of Kelvin's Wheel, Tire and Polish in...

The four joint-use schools in Saskatoon, set to be complete by Sept. 2017, will have several gender-neutral washrooms.

New joint-use schools in Saskatoon to have gender-neutral washrooms

By Erin McNutt September 29, 2016 - 10:57am Updated: September 29, 2016 - 10:57am

The four new joint-use schools being built in Saskatoon will all have several gender-neutral washrooms.

They will be private rooms with a main door from the hall,...

The assault happened early Sept. 15, 2016, everyone involved is a student.

Student sexually assaulted on University of Saskatchewan campus

By Erin McNutt September 17, 2016 - 12:48pm Updated: September 17, 2016 - 3:18pm

The University of Saskatchewan is reporting a sexual assault on its campus this week.

Vice Provost Patti McDougall said it happened between 4:30 and 5 a.m. Thursday...