Provincial News

Adam Brooks scored his 300th career point in a 5-3 loss to Brandon Feb. 17, 2016.

Regina Pats fall to Brandon 5-3

By Arielle Zerr February 17, 2017 - 10:48pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 11:00pm

Two early goals by the Wheat Kings ended up being too much for the Pats to overcome in Brandon Friday night. 

The Pats play three games in four days this weekend and did...

Saskatoon crews were out filling a utility cut on 8th st and Eastlake ave on Feb. 17, 2017.

Potholes a plenty on Saskatoon, Regina streets

By JT Marshall February 17, 2017 - 7:02pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 7:06pm

Warm temperatures mean lots of unwanted potholes on streets in Saskatoon and Regina.

Big potholes are located on 8th Street and Preston Avenue, the Circle Drive merger...

Maple Creek, Sask. is known as Saskatchewan's hot spot due to warm air carried from the southern U.S.

Tropical paradise: Winter life in Saskatchewan's warmest town

By Britton Gray February 17, 2017 - 4:43pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 4:45pm

Many would think golfing in the winter is impossible in Saskatchewan. But those people have never visited Maple Creek.   A small town located about 130 kilometres west of Swift...

A spokesperson for OpenMedia says regional carriers in Saskatchewan and Manitoba have helped keep prices in those provinces lower than elsewhere in Canada.

Sask. cell bills so low they fuel black market in rest of Canada: advocate

By 650 CKOM February 17, 2017 - 2:52pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 2:52pm

An advocacy group for affordable cell and internet services is warning Saskatchewan customers about the risks of a potential SaskTel Sale.

The caution comes after Bell...

RCMP reported Friday that Rebecca Mikolash had been found. She had been the subject of a Canada-wide arrest warrant after she allegedly failed to deliver her 18-month-old daughter for a scheduled visit with the child's father.

RCMP report Manitoba mom, child found safe in wake of national arrest warrant

By 650 CKOM February 17, 2017 - 1:20pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 1:20pm

A Manitoba mother who was the subject of a Canada-wide arrest warrant has been found.

RCMP issued the warrant after Rebecca Mikolash, 36, allegedly failed to to bring...

Wray Morrison: We've seen this before

By Wray Morrison February 17, 2017 - 12:21pm Updated: February 17, 2017 - 12:22pm

As soon as word broke that Vince Young's representatives were talking with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, the province got very excited.   Can you imagine a third-overall NFL...

Regina police Taser a woman after she put a bladed weapon to her own neck on Feb. 17, 2017.

Regina police Taser woman threatening to harm herself

By 980 CJME February 17, 2017 - 10:23am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 10:30am

Regina police deployed a Taser on a 34-year-old woman after she threatened to harm herself on Friday morning.

Around 2:30 a.m., police were dispatched to a home on the...

The province is advising people to check the thickness of the ice before heading out to participate in its free fishing weekend.

Province warns of ice safety on warm free fishing weekend in Sask.

By 980 CJME February 17, 2017 - 10:03am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 10:15am

It might be the perfect weekend to go ice fishing in Saskatchewan: it’s the Family Day long weekend, the weather is warm and — perhaps the best part — it’s free.


Regina’s Cornwall Centre is preparing for a $5.8 million renovation project to welcome H&M in 2018.

H&M confirms upcoming store in Regina’s Cornwall Centre

By 980 CJME February 17, 2017 - 9:24am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 9:30am

It might be one of the worst-kept secrets in Regina, but it’s now official: the Cornwall Centre is getting an H&M.

In a news release sent out Friday, the fashion...

One of several models of Britax stroller affected by a Canada-wide recall over issues with its mounting system.

Britax baby strollers recalled after children hurt

By 650 CKOM February 17, 2017 - 9:00am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 9:10am

Health Canada has issued an advisory about a recall affecting certain models of Britax baby strollers sold in Canada between May 1, 2011 and Feb. 15, 2017.   All Britax B-...

15 Saskatchewan communities saw temperature records fall on Feb. 16.

Record-breaking Sask. weather has some already looking to camping season

By Chris Carr February 17, 2017 - 8:14am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 9:50am

Weather records are falling as temperatures rise in Saskatchewan. 

Spring fever is setting in for many around the province, especially those attending the annual RV and...

Jamie Nye: Victims in NHL should get more power

By Jamie Nye February 17, 2017 - 8:07am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 8:15am

I saw something quite poignant on Twitter. I know, it's rare to find anything of substance on Twitter most days, but it was regarding Gustav Nyquist's six-game suspension for...