Saskatoon News

Saskatoon Mayor Charlie Clark was one of more than 700 people who visited the mosque at Copland Crescent on Apr. 22, 2017.

Mosque welcomes hundreds of people for Saskatoon open house

By JT Marshall April 23, 2017 - 12:54pm Updated: April 23, 2017 - 12:54pm

Hundreds of people showed up at a mosque open house in Saskatoon Saturday to learn more about Islam.

The Islamic Association of Saskatchewan welcomed more than 700...

A crash on Circle Drive East at the Preston Avenue overpass left one person dead April 23, 2017.

1 person dead in Circle Dr. crash

By 650 CKOM April 23, 2017 - 8:18am Updated: April 24, 2017 - 6:32am

One person has died after a single vehicle crash early Sunday morning.

Saskatoon police were called around 3:30 a.m. to Circle Drive East at the Preston Avenue overpass...

Steven Schmidt (LEFT), 26, and Spencer Nikkel (Right), 24, launched a new designated driver service in Saskatoon April 17, 2017 .

New DD company hopes to curb high Sask. impaired rates

By JT Marshall April 22, 2017 - 1:32pm Updated: April 22, 2017 - 3:50pm

When entrepreneurs Steven Schmidt and Spencer Nikkel met at Bethany College six years ago, they never thought they'd go into business together.

Now Schmidt, 26, and...

Two 19-year-olds face a robbery charge after an incident April 21, 2017 on the 600 block of Spadina Cres.

2 people charged in Saskatoon robbery

By 650 CKOM April 22, 2017 - 8:47am Updated: April 22, 2017 - 8:47am

A robbery near Bessborough Gardens has a man, 19 and woman, 19 facing robbery charges.

According to police, the pair approached a man on the 600 block of Spadina...

Saskatoon police are looking for two women and a man after a pair of armed robberies April 18, 2018.

Police look for 3 suspects in a pair of armed robberies

By 650 CKOM April 18, 2017 - 9:57pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 9:57pm

Armed robberies at opposite ends of Saskatoon Tuesday night have police looking for two women and a man.

The first incident was just after 8 p.m. at a business on the...

A man,27, was sprayed with bear mace outside a 22nd Street W business April 18, 2017.

Search for suspects in Saskatoon bear spray attack

By 650 CKOM April 18, 2017 - 8:35pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 8:35pm

Saskatoon police are on the lookout for suspects in an assault Tuesday on the 2400 block of 22nd Street West.

Around 5:30 p.m. police responded to a store in the area...

Evidence against the Fallen Saints motorcycle club displayed by Saskatoon police following a series of raids in early 2015.

Notorious woman-beater in court on Project Forseti charges

By Bryn Levy April 18, 2017 - 7:40pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 7:40pm

Clinton McLaughlin may be familiar to many in Saskatoon.   His name and picture were widely distributed over the May long weekend in 2014, when he abducted and savagely...

The Dress owner Jordan Rothery said the Saskatoon store is changing to an appointment-only model, but those who purchased goods before the silent switch say they’ve been left in the dark.

Bridal shop bust: how to protect against failing business

By 650 CKOM April 18, 2017 - 7:33pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 7:33pm

It’s almost as though history is repeating itself.

Last June, Champagne Bridal in downtown Saskatoon shut its doors and effectively shut out dozens of brides from...

Jordyn Rothery, owner of The Dress, says the gown shop is shifting to an appointment-only business.

'Nothing sketchy:' The Dress owner says business still open

By Chris Vandenbreekel April 18, 2017 - 1:59pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 1:59pm

The owner of The Dress says the Saskatoon gown shop isn't closing.

Jordyn Rothery clarified the situation surrounding the business after customers said they had been...

King, 40, went missing near her farm in Herschel, Sask. in August 2011. Her vehicle and body would later be discovered in separate areas near the Saskatchewan community.

Preliminary hearing starts for accused in Carol King death

By 650 CKOM April 18, 2017 - 10:34am Updated: April 18, 2017 - 10:34am

The man accused of murder in a long-running cold case was in Saskatoon court Tuesday. 

Joseph David Cassie is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Carol King...

Police are looking for two suspects after a home invasion in Sutherland on April 17, 2017

Police seek 2 suspects in Sutherland home invasion

By 650 CKOM April 18, 2017 - 5:51am Updated: April 18, 2017 - 8:33am

Saskatoon police are investigating an alleged home invasion in Sutherland Monday night.

According to police, two men with bandanas over their faces forced their way into...

Customers of The Dress in Saskatoon are trying to work out what happened to their orders with designers after the downtown store closed in March 2017.

Brides, grads scramble after Saskatoon gown shop closes

By Chris Vandenbreekel April 17, 2017 - 5:18pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 12:14pm

Barry Waldbillig doesn't know how to tell his daughter she has to pick a grad dress for the second time.

"She's taken a class trip to France, so I haven't told her yet...