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Saskatoon Mayor Charlie Clark says the cut of the province’s grant in lieu program came “out of the blue” on March 22, 2017.

Saskatoon mayor says loss of grant in lieu program 'a real challenge'

By Lauren Golosky March 22, 2017 - 9:01pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 9:01pm

It was a victory for the province’s cities that no changes were made to municipal revenue sharing in the 2017-18 budget.

But it was a short-lived victory, as another...

The view from Saskatoon man Brian Bentley's room in London, UK on March 22, 2017.

Saskatoon man thankful after narrowly missing chaos in London

By Chris Carr March 22, 2017 - 2:45pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 5:40pm

A Saskatoon man came frighteningly close to being in the area of a violent attack in London, UK.

Bad weather was all that kept Brian Bentley from touring the British...

Wray Morrison: Extended winning

By Wray Morrison March 22, 2017 - 12:48pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 12:48pm

Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons is in line for a contract extension.

Perhaps we shouldn't be surprised, based on the fact this team has made back-to-back playoff...

An image taken from a video showing a Saskatoon police constable hit by a car Tuesday as he crossed 33rd Street in pursuit of a suspect. Police reported the officer suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries and was released from hospital Tuesday night.

Suspect charged in stolen vehicle call that left Saskatoon cop injured

By 650 CKOM March 22, 2017 - 12:20pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 12:20pm

A 23-year-old man has been charged in the wake of an incident that left a Saskatoon police officer injured Tuesday.

Police got a call reporting a stolen vehicle just...

 First Response: Paramedics, a TV show about MD Ambulance paramedics in Saskatoon, is getting five more episodes set to air in Nov. 2017 on City TV

TV show featuring Saskatoon paramedics going national

By 650 CKOM March 22, 2017 - 7:01am Updated: March 22, 2017 - 7:09am

A new TV show featuring MD Ambulance paramedics in Saskatoon is getting more episodes and a wider audience.   First Response: Paramedics aired its pilot on City TV...

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...

Once the weather warms, city crews in Saskatoon will begin to use a "hot mix" to permanently repair potholes.

Potholes keep Sask. tire shops, city crews busy

By Chris Vandenbreekel March 21, 2017 - 4:41pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 4:41pm

Spring in Saskatchewan means bent wheels, separated tires and air bulges for many drivers across the province.

The annual thaw brings with it potholes – a nemesis for...

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...

Saskatoon Blades defenceman Libor Hájek inked a three-year entry-level deal with the NHL's Tampa Bay Lightning.

Blades' Hájek signs with Tampa Bay Lightning

By Ryan Brandt March 21, 2017 - 1:42pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 1:42pm

Saskatoon Blades defenceman Libor Hájek is taking his next step to the pros by signing a three-year entry-level contract with the NHL's Tampa Bay Lightning.