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Connor Hobbs scored his 31st goal of the season Saturday night, setting a new team record for scoring by a defenceman.

Connor Hobbs breaks team record, Pats beat Brandon 6-0

By Arielle Zerr March 19, 2017 - 1:11am Updated: March 19, 2017 - 1:15am

The Regina Pats are riding an eight-game winning streak right into the playoffs. 

The number one team in the WHL played its last regular season game Saturday night in...

Over 75 tow trucks drove from Stockholm to Esterhazy in honour of their fallen friend on Mar. 18, 2017.

Dozens of tow trucks form a procession to show respect to fallen driver near Yorkton

By JT Marshall March 18, 2017 - 12:23pm Updated: March 19, 2017 - 1:57pm

Tow trucks lined a southeastern Saskatchewan highway Saturday morning on the way to a funeral for a fellow driver, killed in a collision.

"I'm in the first three tow...

Sam Steel scored his 50th goal of the season in the Pats 7-1 win over the Wheat Kings.

Sam Steel hits 50 goals in Pats' 7-1 routing of the Wheat Kings

By Arielle Zerr March 17, 2017 - 11:14pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 11:15pm

The Pats handed out their player awards before the game Friday night, but the fans were also awarded an exciting and high scoring game against the Brandon Wheat Kings.


A TrueBeam linear accelerator has been installed at the Allan Blair Cancer Centre on March 17, 2017.

State-of-the-art cancer technology arrives in Regina

By 980 CJME March 17, 2017 - 6:15pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 6:30pm

The latest radiation therapy technology has been installed in the Queen City.

A TrueBeam linear accelerator (linac) was installed at the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency's...

Tow-truck driver Courtney Schaefer was killed in a four-vehicle crash on a southeastern Saskatchewan highway on March 7, 2017.

Sea of tow trucks hitting Sask. highway in honour of fallen driver

By JT Marshall March 17, 2017 - 5:51pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 5:51pm

Red amber lights from hundreds of tow-trucks will be flashing along a southwestern Saskatchewan highway Saturday morning.

It's to honour their friend Courtney Schaefer,...

Jen Anderson-Flegel, 31, was killed in a crash near Pense, Sask., on March 7, 2017.

GoFundMe campaign created for husband, 2-year-old son of woman killed near Pense

By Britton Gray March 17, 2017 - 4:52pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 5:00pm

“She loved being a Mommy and was looking forward to their growing family.”

That's how a GoFundMe page described Jen Anderson-Flegel, the woman killed in a 10 vehicle...

SGI files lawsuit against teen who caused deadly Regina crash

By Brant Hilton March 17, 2017 - 3:52pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 4:00pm

SGI has filed a lawsuit against an 18-year-old man who caused a deadly crash on Regina's Ring Road.

The defendant was 16 at the time of the incident and cannot be named...

Delegates at the 2017 Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities convention in Saskatoon heard a presentation from RCMP Thursday on rural crime watch.

RCMP encourage old and new methods to fight rural crime

By Chris Carr March 17, 2017 - 2:01pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 2:10pm

Mounties are urging people to consider using new technology to help with both preventing and solving crimes in rural Saskatchewan.

A recent spike in thefts made the...

RCMP have charged Derek Murray, 26, after an armed robbery at a convenience store in Humboldt on March 16, 2017.

Armed robbery leads to impaired driving charges for Humboldt man

By 980 CJME March 17, 2017 - 1:49pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 2:00pm

RCMP believe they have caught the man behind an armed robbery in Humboldt.

RCMP confirm officers responded to the robbery around 1:50 a.m. Thursday. It happened at a...

Bars across Saskatchewan are encouraging customers to use shuttles and designated driver services on St. Patrick's Day.

Shuttles, designated driver services helping St. Paddy's revellers get home safe

By Chris Vandenbreekel March 17, 2017 - 12:47pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 12:47pm

St. Patrick's Day revellers across Saskatchewan are gearing up for a day of green beer and fun times.   With drinking and driving rates a concern in the province, at least one...

RCMP find body in wake of house fire in Hudson Bay

By 650 CKOM March 17, 2017 - 11:29am Updated: March 17, 2017 - 11:29am

Saskatchewan RCMP say a man has died in a mobile home fire in the community of Hudson Bay.

Police went to the scene around 3:30 a.m., alongside the Hudson Bay Fire...

Jamie Nye: Are March Madness fans un-Canadian?

By Jamie Nye March 17, 2017 - 9:14am Updated: March 17, 2017 - 9:15am

It's that time of year again when the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament takes over your television and an office bracket pool.

And it's also that time of year when fans...