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The Saskatoon SPCA says Chomps the kitten was brought to them after being found on the side of the highway near Dundurn.

Saskatoon SPCA puts out call to help injured kitten

By 650 CKOM November 18, 2016 - 3:00pm Updated: November 18, 2016 - 3:00pm

The Saskatoon SPCA has a new furry face for its annual fundraising drive.

They're calling him Chomps -- he's a tiny kitten who was brought to the SPCA after being found...

Edward Dostaler, or Fast Eddy, meets Regina Police Service members during stop in Regina.

'Fast Eddy' runs across Canada and back for Alzheimer's, breast cancer

By Adriana Christianson August 10, 2016 - 2:11pm Updated: August 10, 2016 - 2:15pm

On a rainy day in Regina, Edward Dostaler got a warm welcome from the Regina Police Service as he runs across Canada and back in support of Alzheimer’s and breast cancer...

Refugees serve up food to fundraise for Fort McMurray evacuees.

Saskatoon Syrian refugees fundraise for Fort McMurray evacuees

By Lasia Kretzel May 16, 2016 - 6:51pm Updated: May 17, 2016 - 6:30am

Mohamad Alhalal knows first hand what it's like to pack up his life in a hurry and flee his home.

When the Syrian refugee heard about those in Fort McMurray who were...

The $1.5M show home in Pilot Butte is one of two home prizes in the 2016 lottery

STARS Lottery Saskatchewan 46% sold as campaign launches from Pilot Butte show home

By Kevin Martel May 12, 2016 - 1:18pm Updated: May 12, 2016 - 1:30pm

A lottery that helps an air ambulance service get off the ground and help save people's lives in rural and remote areas of Saskatchewan has launched.

The 2016 STARS...

Members of Aberdeen raised money for their Christmas Miracle fund by deocrating an Easter tree with sponsored eggs.

Easter Miracle tree grows funds for Aberdeen

By Lasia Kretzel March 27, 2016 - 2:27pm Updated: March 27, 2016 - 2:27pm

Hundreds of bright, metallic Easter eggs now hang from a tree on Main Street in Aberdeen, Sask.

The 'miracle tree' was created as a fundraiser for the Aberdeen Christmas...

Z99 Radiothon total as of 6 p.m. Friday.

Z99 Radiothon breaks another record to help save babies lives

By Adriana Christianson March 18, 2016 - 7:20pm Updated: March 18, 2016 - 7:30pm

The 29th Annual Z99 Radiothon has hit a new record, raising a total of $783,807 for the Hospitals of Regina Foundation in support of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)....

The YMCA of Saskatoon wants to raise $130,000 for its Strong Kids campaign.

YMCA of Saskatoon starts donation drive to help needy families

By Bryn Levy March 4, 2016 - 6:11am Updated: March 4, 2016 - 6:11am

The YMCA of Saskatoon is kicking off an ambitious fundraising drive.   The group is seeking $130,000 in donations for its Strong Kids initiative.   Strong Kids helps families...

Z99's Lorie and Cassidy with representatives of Sherwood Co-op and the Co-op Refinery.

Regina fuels $70,000 donation to Z99 Radiothon

By 980 CJME February 12, 2016 - 12:19pm Updated: February 12, 2016 - 12:30pm

People fueling up their vehicles in Regina Thursday helped make a big donation to the Z99 Radiothon.

For one day only, 20 cents of every litre bought at Sherwood Co-op...

Two Regina restaurants launching AIDS fundraiser

By Sarah Mills November 10, 2015 - 4:27pm Updated: November 10, 2015 - 4:45pm

Two local restaurants in Regina are launching a fundraising initiative in the hopes of helping people with living with AIDS in Saskatchewan.

The event coincides with...

Saskatoon mom walking to bring awareness for young cancer survivors

By Brent Bosker September 12, 2015 - 9:20am Updated: September 12, 2015 - 1:36pm

As families reflect on Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, a Saskatoon mother is helping raise awareness about the harsh realities of children who survive the disease.   Carolyn...

Danny Surine with his daughters Addison and Emma.

Darian Durant to help fundraise for 6-month-old Sask. twins facing genetic disease

By 650 CKOM August 27, 2015 - 6:17am Updated: August 30, 2015 - 4:33pm

When Darian Durant learned of this story he wanted to help.

Addison and Emma are only six months old yet they are already facing an enormous struggle. 

The...

Garth Brooks in Regina on Aug. 26, 2015.

Garth Brooks stops by Regina to raise money for children's hospital

By Lisa Schick August 26, 2015 - 7:24pm Updated: August 27, 2015 - 2:07pm

Garth Brooks, country star and multi-award winning artist, said he felt at home in Saskatchewan as he spoke to media before a fundraiser in Regina Wednesday night.

He...