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100 pizzas were given out at the Lighthouse and Friendship Inn on Jan. 14, 2017.

Non-profit gives out pizza as part of 'Feed the Homeless' campaign

By JT Marshall January 14, 2017 - 9:06pm Updated: January 14, 2017 - 9:06pm

There was a pizza party for the homeless Saturday afternoon at the Lighthouse and Friendship Inn in Saskatoon.

"The comments were overwhelming," said Co-ordinator for...

Driver facing charges after crash on a front lawn in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM January 14, 2017 - 5:06pm Updated: January 14, 2017 - 5:06pm

A mother and her two-year-old baby are doing okay after a crash in Saskatoon Saturday afternoon.

Police responded to a single vehicle crash at Kingsmere Blvd and...

Crystal Kishayinew (left) and other relatives are hugged by people honouring the life of Rudy Kishayinew on Jan. 13, 2017.

'I want peace:' Sister of woman found dead calls for police to re-open investigation

By Chris Vandenbreekel January 13, 2017 - 8:55pm Updated: January 16, 2017 - 1:02pm

The family of Rudy Kishayinew want police to take her death "more seriously."

The 22-year-old indigenous woman's younger sister spoke at a candlelight vigil in...

Daniel Forest, 27, has been identified as a person of interest by Saskatoon police.

Police name person of interest in Saskatoon murder

By 650 CKOM January 13, 2017 - 4:33pm Updated: January 13, 2017 - 4:33pm

Saskatoon police have identified a person of interest in the city’s first murder of 2017.

Officers said 27-year-old Daniel Forest needs to be located and questioned....

Hundreds of students attend a pep rally at Bedford Road Collegiate welcoming teams to BRIT on Jan. 13, 2017.

Bedford school spirit takes centre stage at BRIT

By JT Marshall January 13, 2017 - 4:26pm Updated: January 13, 2017 - 4:26pm

The entire student body at Bedford Road Collegiate came out to cheer on their RedHawks at a pep rally Friday morning.

Hundreds of students packed the bleachers yelling...

Const. Trenton Dament was given a one-year driving ban and a $1,000 fine on Jan. 11, 2017 after pleading guilty to drunk driving.

Saskatoon cop pleads guilty to drunk driving

By 650 CKOM January 13, 2017 - 12:59pm Updated: January 13, 2017 - 12:59pm

A Saskatoon police officer has pleaded guilty to drunk driving.   Const. Trenton Dament was sentenced Jan. 11 after entering his plea earlier this month.

He was...

St. Joseph High School wins 67-45 over Séminaire Saint-Joseph from Three Rivers, Que. on Jan. 12, 2017.

2017 BRIT scoreboard

By 650 CKOM January 13, 2017 - 10:35am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 11:15pm

The 2017 Bedford Road Invitational Tournament is underway in Saskatoon.

The three-day event runs Jan.12-14 and features basketball teams from Saskatchewan, Alberta,...

After an autopsy in 2015, Saskatoon police concluded the death was not criminal in nature.

Murder charges laid in 2015 death first ruled not suspicious

By 650 CKOM January 13, 2017 - 9:44am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 9:58am

Murder charges have been laid in a 2015 death police first ruled as not suspicious.

Bradley Buffalo, 30, was found dead at a home in the 100 block of 107th Street West...

Bedford Road Collegiate student Renae Brooman is among a group of photography students building up their chops at this year's BRIT

Photography students capture BRIT moments

By JT Marshall January 13, 2017 - 8:10am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 9:57am

For students in the Bedford Road Collegiate photography club, the school's annual basketball showcase means one thing: photos, photos and more photos.

The Bedford Road...

Photos from video surveillance tapes showing thieves stealing an ATM from a soccer centre in Saskatoon on Christmas eve.

Police appeal for help solving Christmas Eve ATM theft

By 650 CKOM January 13, 2017 - 6:07am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 6:08am

Saskatoon police are turning to the public to help find a pair of Christmas Eve thieves.   Video surveillance shows two people breaking into the Henk Ruys Soccer Centre around...

Rudy Kishayinew's body was found Jan. 1, 2017 hours after friends say she was forced out of St. Paul's Hospital.

Friends question circumstances around New Year's death

By Chris Vandenbreekel January 12, 2017 - 7:10pm Updated: January 13, 2017 - 10:23am

Questions are still swirling around the death of a 22-year-old indigenous woman that was deemed unsuspicious by Saskatoon police.

Friends say Rudy Lynn Kishayinew was...

In 2016, Saskatoon police investigated 2,800 missing people cases of which many were children who ran away from home.

New program to tackle problem of runaways in Saskatoon

By Brent Bosker January 12, 2017 - 2:35pm Updated: January 12, 2017 - 2:35pm

Saskatoon police are taking a new approach to address the problem of runaways in the city.

Last year, police investigated 2,800 missing person cases of which many were...