Provincial News

A spokesperson for the Co-op Refinery confirmed that Unifor 594, the union representing Co-op employees, reached out to a provincial mediator on March 28, 2017, in hopes of re-opening talks.

Refinery workers' union asks to resume talks

By 980 CJME March 29, 2017 - 1:26pm Updated: March 29, 2017 - 1:30pm

No one’s calling it a glimmer of hope, but talks could resume between the Co-op Refinery and the union representing its employees.

The two sides were in talks until Co-...

Sources told 650 CKOM the incident involved a student at Lloydminster's Holy Rosary High School and took place in the locker room before football practice on Nov. 17, 2016.

Teachers' board to review incident at Lloydminster school

By JT Marshall March 29, 2017 - 1:17pm Updated: March 29, 2017 - 1:17pm

A potential bullying incident at a Lloydminster high school, in which the RCMP found no wrongdoing, is now being referred to the Saskatchewan Professional Teachers Regulatory...

John Malcolm Ross was reported missing on Aug. 15, 2016. RCMP arrested him and his wife Michelle on Oct. 6, 2016.

Wife of man who tried to fake his own death guilty of mischief

By 980 CJME March 29, 2017 - 12:55pm Updated: March 29, 2017 - 12:55pm

A woman who lied about her husband being missing has pleaded guilty to public mischief and obstruction charges.

Michelle Ross first reported her husband, John Malcolm...

Saskatchewan’s regional libraries lost more than half their funding in the 2017-18 provincial budget.

Sask. regional library faces job cuts after provincial budget

By 980 CJME March 29, 2017 - 10:43am Updated: March 29, 2017 - 10:45am

Moose Jaw’s Palliser Regional Library has laid off six employees after losing 58 per cent of its funding in the provincial budget.

“Libraries are integral to our society...

Wray Morrison: Open your eyes

By Wray Morrison March 29, 2017 - 10:22am Updated: March 29, 2017 - 2:00pm

The Green Zone's Glen Suitor has properly pointed out, on more than one occasion, that CFL officiating can be better. I agree.   That's why I was encouraged to read a Postmedia...

John Strang is charged with first-degree murder in the death of former Sask. Party staffer Lisa Strang, whose body was found in her McLean home on August 1, 2015.

Court to consider if man accused of killing Sask. Party staffer is criminally responsible

By 980 CJME March 29, 2017 - 10:01am Updated: March 29, 2017 - 11:27am

The man accused of killing a long-time Sask. Party staffer made a brief appearance at the Court of Queen's Bench in Regina Wednesday morning.

John Strang appeared as...

Nadine Machiskinic, 29, died after falling down a laundry chute at Regina's Delta Hotel in January 2015.

Regina police took a year to piece together the night Nadine Machiskinic died

By Sarah Mills March 29, 2017 - 9:46am Updated: March 29, 2017 - 10:00am

The inquest into the death of Nadine Machiskinic is entering its third day.

On Tuesday the jury heard more about the police investigation into the 29-year-old's death....

RCMP reported that an 18-year-old man died Tuesday in a collision with a semi truck near Melfort.

Teen killed in collision near Melfort

By 650 CKOM March 29, 2017 - 8:33am Updated: March 29, 2017 - 9:54am

A crash near Melfort has claimed the life of a young man.   Melfort RCMP responded Tuesday afternoon to a collision between a pickup truck and a semi truck at 44 Trail and...

Darrell Davis: No Fun League rules again

By Darrell Davis March 29, 2017 - 7:34am Updated: March 29, 2017 - 7:45am

There are a few new reasons to dislike the National Football League.

Never mind if you're from San Diego, St. Louis or Oakland. Those cities are losing their franchises...

Jamie Nye: McMorris brothers positive attitude is contagious

By Jamie Nye March 29, 2017 - 7:28am Updated: March 29, 2017 - 7:30am

The McMorris brothers continue to amaze.

Despite the fear and panic that would come with a medical evacuation for Mark McMorris in the backcountry of B.C., they're able...

Sam Steel scores three times in the Pats 5-2 win over the Hitmen on March 28, 2017.

Sam Steel scores hat trick in Pats' 5-2 win over Calgary

By Arielle Zerr March 28, 2017 - 10:09pm Updated: March 28, 2017 - 10:15pm

Sam Steel scores a hat trick and Tyler Brown made 41 saves as the Pats blew past the Hitmen 5-2 Tuesday night.

After two successful home stands against Calgary the Pats...

Police responded to a report that a man entered a house on Retallack Street with a gun on March 28, 2017.

Police find gun after North Central standoff, 1 man arrested

By Britton Gray March 28, 2017 - 9:58pm Updated: March 28, 2017 - 11:02pm

One man is in custody after police found a gun when they were called to Regina's North Central neighbourhood.

Around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, police were dispatched to a home...