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A Saskatoon man is raising concerns after Canada Post continued delivering mail to a community mailbox thieves had broken into.

Canada Post continues delivery after thieves break into Saskatoon mailbox

By 650 CKOM December 1, 2016 - 2:47pm Updated: December 1, 2016 - 3:56pm

A Saskatoon man is speaking out against Canada Post for delivering mail to his community mailbox that was broken into.   Riley Day says thieves pried open about a dozen lock...

Sask. ag minister hopes China reconsiders stricter controls on canola exports

By Sarah Mills August 30, 2016 - 8:28pm Updated: August 31, 2016 - 10:54am

Prime Minister Trudeau is in China touting Canada's agricultural safety.

That country wants stricter controls on our canola exports to prevent what it says is blackleg...

Canada's Penny Oleksiak ties for gold in 100 metre freestyle at Rio Olympics

By Canadian Press August 11, 2016 - 9:29pm Updated: August 11, 2016 - 9:29pm

RIO DE JANEIRO — Teen swimming sensation Penny Oleksiak tied for gold in the women's 100-metre freestyle on Thursday at the Rio Olympics.

The 16-year-old Toronto native...

Saskatooners take the Canadian oath at Diefenbaker Park

Diefenbaker Park packed for Canada Day celebrations

By JT Marshall July 1, 2016 - 3:03pm Updated: July 2, 2016 - 12:03pm

Happy Canada Day Saskatoon.

Hundreds of people turned out to celebrations at Diefenbaker Park, throughout the day Friday.

A citizenship ceremony was held earlier...

Jansen Vandoorn goes up for a spike during play against the Portugese

Canada 6-0 in World Volleyball

By JT Marshall June 27, 2016 - 2:45pm Updated: June 27, 2016 - 2:57pm

Team Canada certainly knows how to use a broom, as they swept the weekend in FIVB World Volleyball action at the Sasktel Centre.

Canada beat Portugal 3-1 (Sunday) to go...

Graham Vigrass goes up for a hit as two China players try to block in FIVB World Volleyball action

Another sweep for Team Canada at World Volleyball

By JT Marshall June 26, 2016 - 10:21am Updated: June 26, 2016 - 5:29pm

Saskatoon volleyball star Gavin Schmitt dominated the game against China Saturday afternoon.

Canada swept the Chinese 3-0 in front of 2,436 at SaskTel Centre.


Miguel Gomez, 20, is seen here in a photo distributed by police on April 19, 2016.

Canada-wide warrant issued for suspect in parking lot stabbings

By 650 CKOM April 19, 2016 - 10:53am Updated: May 20, 2016 - 11:38am

A Canada-wide warrant has been issued in connection with Saskatoon’s fourth murder of the year.

Police are looking for 20-year-old Miguel Gomez.

Gomez is wanted...

Some winners, some losers emerge from first federal Liberal budget

By The Canadian Press March 22, 2016 - 2:39pm Updated: March 22, 2016 - 2:40pm

OTTAWA — Budgets giveth and they also taketh away. Here is a look at some of the winners and losers in Finance Minister Bill Morneau's debut budget:

Winner: First...

Regina brewed Ms Knuckle beer is the subject of a trademark dispute with Moosehead Breweries.

Moosehead Breweries launches trademark dispute with District Brewing in Regina

By 980 CJME January 20, 2016 - 5:00pm Updated: January 20, 2016 - 5:15pm

A legal battle is brewing between a beer maker in Regina and one in New Brunswick.

Moosehead Breweries claims Regina-based District Brewing Company's beer Müs Knuckle is...

Syrian refugee father and son at Regina International Airport.

'Happy for a new home'; Syrian refugees land in Regina

By Adriana Christianson January 8, 2016 - 11:44pm Updated: January 8, 2016 - 11:45pm

For 18 Syrian refugee families who landed at Regina International Airport on Friday, the first greeting they heard was ‘welcome’, and the first English words several of them...

Saskatchewan donates an average of $1,665 to charities in 2013.

Manitoba, P.E.I., Saskatchewan top Canada's most charitable provinces

By 650 CKOM December 17, 2015 - 11:45am Updated: December 17, 2015 - 11:45am

On a scale from generous to selfish, Manitoba is Canada’s most charitable province, with Saskatchewan not too far behind.

The Fraser Institute published a report ranking...

Shoes and bloody shirt lay outside the Bataclan concert hall, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015 in Paris.

Canada's role questioned following attacks in Paris

By Courtney Markewich November 16, 2015 - 9:21am Updated: November 16, 2015 - 9:36am

In the days following the attacks in Paris that left 129 people dead, some people are questioning what Canada will and should do.

Speaking to News Talk Monday morning,...