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Kimberlee and Tony Berg sit at the booth inside The Cave restaurant in Saskatoon where they got engaged. They’ve marked every anniversary by having the same meal at the same table since 1999.

The Love Seat: Saskatoon restaurant sees hundreds of proposals over 43 years

By Daniella Ponticelli February 14, 2017 - 6:54am Updated: February 14, 2017 - 10:46am

A dining booth with a long, hot history is carved out in the curved walls of The Cave Restaurant in Saskatoon.

“We call it the ‘Fire Cave,’” explained manager George ...

Heather Gray came out to her back lane on Feb. 3, 2017 to discover a large pile of garbage in the back lane on her property.

Saskatoon woman forced to pay after garbage illegally dumped in back alley

By Chris Vandenbreekel February 13, 2017 - 4:51pm Updated: February 14, 2017 - 11:09am

What do a boat, two couches and 90 needles have in common?

They've all been illegally dumped at the back of Heather Gray's Avenue L south property in Saskatoon.


Wray Morrison: Bye and bye

By Wray Morrison February 13, 2017 - 10:09am Updated: February 13, 2017 - 10:10am

I've heard a lot of discussion about the NHL's bye weeks.

This is the first season teams get at least one five-day break with no practices or games during the season....

First Nations historian and activist Tyrone Tootoosis dies

By 650 CKOM February 12, 2017 - 5:42pm Updated: February 13, 2017 - 8:00am

Well-known First Nations advocate Tyrone Tootoosis has died.

His death was confirmed in a post on his Facebook page saying he passed away Sunday morning.


A high speed chase started early Feb. 12, 2017 after a police officer spotted a stolen SUV near 18th Street West and Avenue R. Eventually a man, 40, was arrested and charged in connection.

Police chase leads to charges for 40-year-old Saskatoon man

By 650 CKOM February 12, 2017 - 5:53am Updated: February 12, 2017 - 5:53am

Spotting a stolen SUV early Sunday morning near 18th Street West and Avenue R set off a high-speed police chase.

Around 2:40 a.m. a K9 unit officer attempted to stop the...

Jesse Shynkaruk scored twice to lift the Saskatoon Blades to a 3-2 win over Brandon.

Shynkaruk leads Blades past Brandon, extend playoff hold

By Ryan Brandt February 11, 2017 - 10:56pm Updated: February 11, 2017 - 10:56pm

Jesse Shynkaruk was the hero as the injury-plagued Saskatoon Blades pulled off a 3-2 overtime win over the Brandon Wheat Kings.

The Blades' overage forward scored the...

Rush pound Knighthawks in Rochester

By Ryan Brandt February 11, 2017 - 10:39pm Updated: February 11, 2017 - 10:39pm

Two double-digit scorers guided the Saskatchewan Rush to a 21-12 win over the Rochester Knighthawks.

Robert Church had four goals and seven assists while Mark Matthews...

At least 70 people attended New Hope Dog Rescue's adoption event at Market Mall Feb. 11, 2017 Annie was one of the 15 dogs looking for a new home.

New Hope plays matchmaker with dogs

By JT Marshall February 11, 2017 - 3:33pm Updated: February 12, 2017 - 9:37am

Dozens of people at Market Mall Saturday afternoon were trying to meet their match ahead of Valentine's Day but it had nothing to do with dating.

It was a New Hope Dog...

Snowfall Feb.10-11, 2017 caused slippery roads and poor visibilty in Sask. Saturday morning

Winter blast leaves Saskatoon with fresh snow, rest of Sask. with icy roads

By 650 CKOM February 11, 2017 - 9:46am Updated: February 11, 2017 - 11:17am

People in the Saskatoon area woke up Saturday morning to a bit more snow than expected.

According to Environment Canada between four and five centimetres, around two...

According to police an altercation in the Parkridge neighbourhood Feb. 10, 2017 sent one man, 26, to St. Paul's Hospital with a stab wound.

Saskatoon man stabbed in altercation

By 650 CKOM February 11, 2017 - 8:20am Updated: February 11, 2017 - 11:40am

An altercation in the Parkridge neighbourhood Friday night sent one man to hospital with a stab wound.

Police were called to St. Paul's Hospital around 10:30 p.m. after...

Kirby Dach scored a pair as the Saskatoon Blades beat Moose Jaw 4-2 on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017.

McCarty returns, Dach leads Blades past Moose Jaw

By Ryan Brandt February 10, 2017 - 11:08pm Updated: February 10, 2017 - 11:08pm

Just barely 16-years-old, Kirby Dach scored twice to lead the Saskatoon Blades to a massive 4-2 win over Moose Jaw Friday night.

Josh Paterson (12) opened the scoring...

A fire at Sutherland School Feb. 10, 2017 caused an estimated $10,000 in damage and investigators believe it was set intentionally.

Arson suspected in bin fire at Sutherland School

By 650 CKOM February 10, 2017 - 10:12pm Updated: February 11, 2017 - 11:49am

Arson is the believed cause of a dumpster fire at Sutherland School.

Firefighters were called to the scene just after 6:30 p.m. Friday evening to reports of smoke coming...