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Former Buffalo Sabres head coach Ted Nolan has dedicated his time to connecting First Nations youth with hockey since his NHL debut in 1981.

Former NHL coach Ted Nolan speaks in Saskatoon

By Ryan Brandt April 24, 2017 - 5:45pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 5:45pm

A former NHL coach spent a day in Saskatoon connecting with and inspiring young athletes.

Ted Nolan, who won NHL Coach of the Year with the Buffalo Sabres in 1997, was...

Wray Morrison: Class act

By Wray Morrison April 24, 2017 - 1:32pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 1:32pm

Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz gave everyone in his profession – and, for that matter, every hockey fan – a lesson in how to act after Sunday night's series-clinching...

Saskatoon police say a stolen car hit a power pole at the intersection of 22nd Street and Avenue T after fleeing from officers in the early morning hours on April 24, 2017.

Police chase ends with crash on 22nd Street

By 650 CKOM April 24, 2017 - 11:11am Updated: April 24, 2017 - 11:11am

Saskatoon police are looking for a pair of suspected car thieves after a high-speed chase early Monday morning.

Police reported that a patrol car with two officers...

Neighbours are upset about the removal of three large city-owned trees at 928 Saskatchewan Crescent East.

Neighbours angry after city trees cut down

By JT Marshall April 24, 2017 - 7:24am Updated: April 24, 2017 - 11:36am

Norm Zepp has seen trees being chopped down on Saskatchewan Crescent since he started living at his home in 1996.

But the 67-year-old said he still got upset when three...

Saskatoon Mayor Charlie Clark was one of more than 700 people who visited the mosque at Copland Crescent on Apr. 22, 2017.

Mosque welcomes hundreds of people for Saskatoon open house

By JT Marshall April 23, 2017 - 12:54pm Updated: April 23, 2017 - 12:54pm

Hundreds of people showed up at a mosque open house in Saskatoon Saturday to learn more about Islam.

The Islamic Association of Saskatchewan welcomed more than 700...

A crash on Circle Drive East at the Preston Avenue overpass left one person dead April 23, 2017.

1 person dead in Circle Dr. crash

By 650 CKOM April 23, 2017 - 8:18am Updated: April 24, 2017 - 6:32am

One person has died after a single vehicle crash early Sunday morning.

Saskatoon police were called around 3:30 a.m. to Circle Drive East at the Preston Avenue overpass...

With 122 victories, Saskatchewan Rush head coach Derek Keenan has the most wins in NLL history.

Milestone win for Keenan as Rush lock down division

By Ryan Brandt April 23, 2017 - 12:09am Updated: April 23, 2017 - 12:15am

On a night with more twists and turns than a player takes with his lacrosse stick every shift, the Saskatchewan Rush got the job done.

A record-setting night for their...

Around 100 people came out to show their support for scientists on Apr. 22, 2017.

Saskatoon joins worldwide march for Science

By JT Marshall April 22, 2017 - 4:18pm Updated: April 22, 2017 - 4:19pm

Joining over 500 cities around the world, Saskatoon marched in support of science Saturday afternoon in Victoria Park.   "Science matters," medical science professor, Claire...

Steven Schmidt (LEFT), 26, and Spencer Nikkel (Right), 24, launched a new designated driver service in Saskatoon April 17, 2017 .

New DD company hopes to curb high Sask. impaired rates

By JT Marshall April 22, 2017 - 1:32pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 10:47am

When entrepreneurs Steven Schmidt and Spencer Nikkel met at Bethany College six years ago, they never thought they'd go into business together.

Now Schmidt, 26, and...

Two 19-year-olds face a robbery charge after an incident April 21, 2017 on the 600 block of Spadina Cres.

2 people charged in Saskatoon robbery

By 650 CKOM April 22, 2017 - 8:47am Updated: April 22, 2017 - 8:47am

A robbery near Bessborough Gardens has a man, 19 and woman, 19 facing robbery charges.

According to police, the pair approached a man on the 600 block of Spadina...

Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale told reporters on April 21, 2017 law enforcement has redeployed resources to the border to control flow of illegal crossings.

'Hideous crime:' Goodale reacts to Sask. human smuggling case

By Chris Vandenbreekel April 21, 2017 - 7:09pm Updated: April 21, 2017 - 7:09pm

Federal Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale is commending law enforcement along the border after a woman was arrested for human smuggling this week.   Speaking to reporters in...

Susan Mason of Saskatoon won one of 40 Honda Civics available as prizes in Tim Horton's Roll Up the Rim to Win contest.  She was handed the keys at a media event at the University of Saskatchewan on Friday.

Saskatoon woman Rolls Up the Rim for new car

By 650 CKOM April 21, 2017 - 11:32am Updated: April 21, 2017 - 12:27pm

A Saskatoon woman's cup of coffee has turned into a new car.   Susan Mason was handed the keys to a 2017 Honda Civic Friday after winning the grand prize in Tim Horton's Roll...