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Multiple fire crews were on scene at 103 Salemka Cres. in Argyle Park around 5:30 a.m. on April 5, 2017.

Working smoke detector saves lives in Regina house fire

By 980 CJME April 7, 2017 - 4:35pm Updated: April 7, 2017 - 4:45pm

A working smoke alarm prevented a house fire from becoming fatal this week in Regina.

Regina Fire and Protective Services was called to 103 Salemka Cres. in Argyle Park...

Careless smoking has been blamed for a fire on an apartment balcony at 885 Confederation Drive that caused about $1,000 in damage on April 6, 2017.

Fire department says smoking behind pair of blazes

By 650 CKOM April 7, 2017 - 10:27am Updated: April 7, 2017 - 10:27am

We all know smoking is bad for your health, but the Saskatoon Fire Department is giving people another reason to butt out after having to respond to a pair of blazes Thursday...

Rescue technicians from Warman on scene after a pickup truck fell through the ice at the Clarkboro ferry crossing on March 26, 2017.

Thin ice: Sask. drivers warned after truck falls into river

By 650 CKOM March 27, 2017 - 12:13pm Updated: March 27, 2017 - 4:16pm

People are being warned about driving over ice after a truck fell through at a popular crossing north of Saskatoon.  

Warman Fire Rescue got a call around 7:30 a.m....

Members of the Saskatoon Fire Department hazmat team respond to a suspicious package call at 211 4th Avenue South on March 27, 2017.

2 suspicious package calls in Saskatoon deemed non-hazardous

By 650 CKOM March 27, 2017 - 11:29am Updated: April 11, 2017 - 12:12pm

Emergency crews responded to back-to-back suspicious package calls in Saskatoon Monday.

Police, fire and hazmat teams were first called a downtown office building at 211...

Emergency crews responded after white powder was delivered to Buena Vista School on Thursday.

Buena Vista students unharmed after white powder envelope deemed 'non-hazardous'

By 650 CKOM March 23, 2017 - 2:24pm Updated: March 24, 2017 - 7:14am

Emergency crews responded Thursday after white powder was delivered to a Saskatoon elementary school.

Saskatoon Public Schools Superintendent Brent Hills said an...

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...

A screenshot from a video posted to Facebook of the Syncrude fire on March 14, 2017.

Syncrude responds to fire at oilsands site in northern Alta.

By The Canadian Press March 14, 2017 - 4:30pm Updated: March 15, 2017 - 8:28am

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. — One worker was injured in an explosion and fire at a Syncrude Canada oilsands site in northern Alberta on Tuesday.

By the evening, Syncrude had...

Saskatoon firefighters responded to a blaze at 201 Avenue J North Sunday evening.

Crews handle fire at Westmount home

By 650 CKOM March 13, 2017 - 7:34am Updated: March 13, 2017 - 7:35am

Saskatoon firefighters were called out to a blaze at a home in the Westmount neighbourhood.

Crews arrived at 201 Avenue J North shortly after 6:15 p.m. to find smoke...

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Crews battle stubborn fire in Regina's Travellers Building

By Jessika Guse March 8, 2017 - 2:23am Updated: March 8, 2017 - 2:30am

A blaze broke out in the Travellers Building on Broad Street  around 9:55 p.m. Tuesday night.

Regina Fire and Protective Services responded with at least five fire...

Members of the Loon Lake RCMP detachment saved two people from a burning home on the Makwa Sahgaie

RCMP save 2 from house fire on Sask. First Nation

By paNOW staff March 3, 2017 - 8:20am Updated: March 3, 2017 - 11:22am

Loon Lake RCMP risked their lives to save those of two others; including one man who had to be rescued twice. 

Police responded to a potential assault call at a...

Saskatoon firefighters put out a garage fire around 1:40 a.m. Friday.

Crews called out to early morning garage fire in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM February 24, 2017 - 7:35am Updated: February 24, 2017 - 7:35am

The Saskatoon Fire Department responded to a garage fire early Friday morning.

Firefighters were dispatched to 133 Rossmo Road around 1:40 a.m. They arrived to  find...

Firefighters work to extinguish a fire at H & M Dumpling House, located in the same building as Bonanza Steakhouse, on Feb. 21, 2017.

2nd Saskatoon restaurant shuts down in wake of Bonanza fire

By 650 CKOM February 23, 2017 - 2:45pm Updated: February 23, 2017 - 2:45pm

Another Saskatoon restaurant is reeling after a fire destroyed the Bonanza Steakhouse on 8th Street earlier this week.

H&M Dumpling House is located in the same...