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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: March 27, 2017 - 4:10pm

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...

The Bonanza Steakhouse on 8th Street in Saskatoon on Feb. 22, 2017 after fire ripped through the business the night before.

Bonanza owner hopes to rebuild after fire guts Saskatoon restaurant

By 650 CKOM February 22, 2017 - 2:12pm Updated: February 23, 2017 - 10:30am

A restaurant that’s stood on 8th Street for 45 years is now a shell of its former self.   Fire inspectors and insurance personnel sifted through the charred remains of Bonanza...

Firefighters work to douse flames at Bonanza on 8th Street in Saskatoon on Feb. 21, 2017.

Crews battle fire at Bonanza in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM February 21, 2017 - 11:28pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 4:14pm

Saskatoon firefighters had to work through the night to put out a fire at a well-known restaurant.

Crews were called to the Bonanza Steakhouse on 8th Street East at...