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Shane Pattison leaves Saskatoon Court of Queen's Bench on Aug. 17, 2012.

Sask. man pleads guilty to over 40 child porn charges

By CKOM News June 9, 2017 - 11:23am Updated: June 9, 2017 - 2:04pm

A man from Marshall has pleaded guilty to over 40 child pornography charges.   Shane Dale Pattison, 27, entered guilty pleas at Saskatoon Court of Queen’s Bench on Friday....

Elizabeth Wettlaufer pleaded guilty Thursday to murdering eight seniors over a seven year period beginning in 2007.

'I think I dated a serial killer:' P.A. woman

By Taylor Macpherson June 2, 2017 - 6:44am Updated: June 2, 2017 - 10:54am

When Beth came through the arrival gate at Saskatoon’s Diefenbaker International Airport, she ran over and gave Sheila Andrews a big hug.

Andrews, a 50-year-old kitchen...

Justin Cox (centre), formerly a defensive back with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, has been barred from returning to any CFL team after being acquitted on a domestic violence charge in Regina.

Former Rider Justin Cox won't be allowed back in CFL

By The Canadian Press May 30, 2017 - 12:53pm Updated: May 30, 2017 - 12:57pm

REGINA - The commissioner of the Canadian Football League says a former Saskatchewan Roughrider still can't play in the CFL even though he was found not guilty of assault...

Brandy Richardson's wedding party was allegedly defrauded by a Kindersley travel agency, losing a combined $40,000.

Bride recounts wedding horror amid travel agent fraud claims

By 650 CKOM May 30, 2017 - 8:14am Updated: May 30, 2017 - 10:37am

A Kindersley bride forced to completely re-book her destination wedding is hoping for justice.   Brandy Richardson used Kindersley-based T&T Travel to book her wedding in...

Mario Isaac Ahenakew, 18, was sentenced to three years in prison for dangerous driving causing death over a Sept. 7, 2016 crash on Circle Drive that left a 70-year-old man dead.

Man sentenced as an adult for fatal Circle Drive crash

By Bryn Levy April 10, 2017 - 5:36pm Updated: April 10, 2017 - 5:36pm

A young man charged in the wake of a fatal collision on Circle Drive was sentenced in Saskatoon Provincial Court on Monday.   Mario Isaac Ahenakew, 18, pleaded guilty to...

Amanda May Totchek, also known as Alexa Emerson, is facing charges in connection to several suspicious packages delivered to Saskatoon businesses and institutions since November 2016.

Woman accused of white powder deliveries in police custody

By 650 CKOM April 10, 2017 - 11:00am Updated: April 10, 2017 - 2:53pm

A woman accused of nearly a dozen white powder scares in Saskatoon has been arrested.   Amanda Totchek, who now goes by the name Alexa Emerson, was taken into custody Monday...

Gerald Stanley, 55, was committed for trial Thursday on a charge of second-degree murder in the August 2016 death of Colten Boushie.

Judge rules Gerald Stanley to stand trial on murder charge

By 650 CKOM April 6, 2017 - 8:12am Updated: April 6, 2017 - 3:27pm

A judge has determined there is enough evidence to send Gerald Stanley to trial on a charge of second-degree murder in the death of Colten Boushie.

The ruling came down...

Members of Colten Boushie's family hold signs outside the North Battleford provincial courthouse on Tuesday.  Boushie, 22, was shot and killed Aug. 9, 2016 on a farm near Biggar, Sask.  Gerald Stanley, 55, faces a charge of second-degree murder in Boushie's death.

Security takes focus at Gerald Stanley preliminary hearing

By 650 CKOM April 5, 2017 - 7:59am Updated: April 5, 2017 - 7:59am

Following a second day of emotional testimony at the Gerald Stanley preliminary hearing, the focus shifted to the heavy security at the provincial courthouse in North...

Gerald Stanley, 54, faces a second-degree murder charge in the August 2016 death of 22-year-old Colten Boushie.

RCMP presence remains on Day 2 of Stanley preliminary hearing

By Chris Vandenbreekel April 4, 2017 - 8:58am Updated: April 5, 2017 - 7:51am

A heightened security presence was in place again at North Battleford's provincial courthouse for day two of the preliminary hearing for Gerald Stanley.

At least eight...

Leslie Black faces being labelled a dangerous offender for a 2014 attack that left a woman with damaged eyesight and amputated legs. The designation, reserved for violent criminals deemed a high risk to re-offend, carries the possiblity of an indefinite prison term.

'I still can’t forgive myself:' Man who viciously attacked homeless woman apologizes

By Taylor Macpherson March 21, 2017 - 1:39pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 5:05pm

The evidence phase of Leslie Ivan Black’s dangerous offender hearing concluded Tuesday with Black speaking in his own defence.

Black pleaded guilty to a charge of...

Leslie Black pleaded guilty in April 2015 to the attempted murder of Marlene Bird.

Dangerous offender hearing set to begin for Marlene Bird attacker

By 650 CKOM March 13, 2017 - 9:02am Updated: March 13, 2017 - 9:04am

A dangerous offender hearing is due to start Monday for a man who viciously attacked a woman in Prince Albert, Sask.   Leslie Black lit Marlene Bird on fire during the attack...

Steven Lewis, 32, was charged on Feb. 3  and charged with the murder of Stacey Lewis, his estranged wife.

Accused in Hudson Bay murder appears in Melfort court

By Taylor Macpherson February 8, 2017 - 7:16am Updated: February 8, 2017 - 7:28am

A Hudson Bay, Sask. man accused of murdering his estranged wife made his first appearance Tuesday in Melfort Provincial Court.

Steven Lee Lewis, 32, was arrested by RCMP...