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Firefighters were called to this garage on Winnipeg Avenue around 10:40 p.m. Sunday.

Saskatoon fire department deals with garage fire in Meadow Green

By 650 CKOM January 9, 2017 - 7:42am Updated: January 9, 2017 - 7:42am

The Saskatoon Fire Department is still working to figure out what caused a garage fire on Sunday night.

Crews were called out to 320 Winnpeg Ave. South around 10:40 p.m...

Three people were forced into the cold when their home in the 100 block of 11th Street East caught fire Wednesday morning.

Crews battle house fire in frigid temperatures

By 650 CKOM January 4, 2017 - 8:03am Updated: January 4, 2017 - 5:07pm

It was a cold start to the day for firefighters dealing with a blaze at a home in the Nutana neighbourhood Wednesday morning.

A three-story home at 107 11th Street East...

Fire officials say an electrical problem led to an attic fire in Saskatoon.

Electrical fire leads to severe damage to multi-unit home in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM January 2, 2017 - 6:24pm Updated: January 2, 2017 - 6:24pm

Damage is pegged at nearly $200,000 after a fire in Saskatoon.

Crews were dispatched around 2:00 p.m. Monday and found a single story complex in the 700 block of Avenue...

Fire investigators say a pot on a stove started a fire in a City Park apartment Sunday evening.

Pot on stove causes apartment fire in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM December 5, 2016 - 7:16am Updated: December 5, 2016 - 7:13pm

Damage is pegged at $16,000 after a kitchen fire in a City Park apartment Sunday evening.   Saskatoon fire crews were called to  733 5th Avenue North just before 7 p.m.   Smoke...

Everyone escaped injury after a home in Arbor Creek caught fire early Thursday morning

Family evacuates safely after Arbor Creek home catches fire

By 650 CKOM December 1, 2016 - 7:31am Updated: December 1, 2016 - 9:38pm

A Saskatoon family received an early wake up call after a house fire in the Arbor Creek neighbourhood Thursday.   Saskatoon fire crews were called to 1015 Overholt Crescent...

A grain elevator in Turtleford went up in flames on Nov. 29, 2016

Flames light up Turtleford as grain elevator burns

By 650 CKOM November 30, 2016 - 6:12am Updated: November 30, 2016 - 11:26am

Fire departments from Turtleford, St. Walburg and Mervin responded to grain elevator fire in Turtleford Tuesday night.

Photos submitted to 650 CKOM show flames and heavy...

Regina police discovered 31-year-old Ryan Sugar in a home on the 1500 block of McTavish Street on Oct. 11, 2016.

Regina police, coroner call fire death a homicide

By 980 CJME November 29, 2016 - 10:33am Updated: November 29, 2016 - 10:45am

A body discovered in a home near the Pasqua Hospital is now being treated as a homicide by Regina police.

The body of 31-year-old Ryan Sugar was found at 1555 McTavish...

Investigators are probing the cause of a deadly home explosion near Maidstone on Nov. 3, 2016

1 dead in home explosion near Maidstone

By CKOM News November 3, 2016 - 11:58am Updated: November 3, 2016 - 12:01pm

A man has died after an explosion at a residence south of Maidstone Wednesday.

Maidstone RCMP and the local fire department responded to an explosion and fire just after...

Saskatoon firefighters use oxygen to revive four dogs trapped in a basement fire in Silverwood Heights Nov. 2, 2016.

Saskatoon fire crews rescue four dogs from blaze

By 650 CKOM November 3, 2016 - 7:01am Updated: November 3, 2016 - 7:01am

The quick work of the Saskatoon Fire Department helped save four dogs trapped in a basement fire.

Around 3:35 p.m. Wednesday, firefighters responded to a residential...

A semi truck burst into flames in the eastbound lanes of Circle Drive North by the Saskatoon Inn during morning rush hour on Oct. 21, 2016.

Semi truck catches fire on Circle Drive

By 650 CKOM October 21, 2016 - 8:59am Updated: October 21, 2016 - 1:20pm

Drivers got quite a sight heading into work Friday morning.

Emergency crews were on the scene of a semi on fire on Circle Drive North near the Saskatoon Inn.


Saskatoon fire crews were called to an early morning garage fire in the Massey Place neighbourhood on Thursday.

Early morning garage fire in Saskatoon deemed accidental

By 650 CKOM October 20, 2016 - 6:28am Updated: October 20, 2016 - 6:28am

Damage is estimated at $10,000 after a garage caught fire early Thursday morning in Saskatoon.

The fire department received a 9-11 call of a garage on fire behind 829...

2712 7th Avenue, where a fire forced people out of their suites. Oct 15, 2016

Woman hurt in Regina apartment fire

By Lisa Schick October 15, 2016 - 11:36am Updated: October 15, 2016 - 11:45am

A woman in Regina tried to put out a fire but ended up nursing some burns instead on Saturday.

Regina Fire and Protective Services said the fire started in the bedroom...