Saskatoon News

(Top from left) David Prokopchuk, PC; Darrin Lamoureux, Liberal; (Bottom from left) Ryan Meili, NDP; Brent Penner, Sask. Party; Shawn Setyo, Green Party.

Sask. Party, NDP lead tight race for Saskatoon-Meewasin

By 650 CKOM February 25, 2017 - 5:02am Updated: February 25, 2017 - 5:02am

The byelection race for Saskatoon-Meewasin is ramping up in the last lap.

The reigning Sask. Party and opposition New Democrats are now in a dead heat, according to a...

A cryptic social media post from Taco Bell Canada Feb. 22, 2017 indicates a Saskatoon's location will open at 8th Street and Arlington Avenue this spring.

Taco Bell announces Saskatoon location on social media

By 650 CKOM February 22, 2017 - 7:39pm Updated: February 23, 2017 - 12:48pm

Is Saskatoon getting a new Taco Bell?   The popular Mexican food chain hinted at the possibility in a somewhat cryptic social media post Wednesday afternoon.   Taco Bell Canada...

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...

Police are looking for one man after an armed robbery Feb. 20, 2017 at a business near Saskatchewan Polytechnic.

Armed robbery has Saskatoon police looking for suspect

By 650 CKOM February 20, 2017 - 5:59am Updated: February 21, 2017 - 6:31am

Early Monday morning a man showed up at a business on the 100 block of 33rd Street West with his face covered and a handgun.

According to police, it happened at 1:08 a.m...

Midtown Plaza remained closed Feb. 18, 2017 after a vehicle fire in the underground parking lot.

Vehicle fire under Midtown Plaza forces evacuation

By 650 CKOM February 18, 2017 - 6:43pm Updated: February 19, 2017 - 2:52pm

A vehicle fire in the underground parking lot at Midtown Plaza forced the mall to be evacuated around 5:10 p.m. Saturday.

According to Saskatoon Fire when they got to...

A stand off in Saskatoon's Confederation Park area lasted several hours Feb. 17,2017 eventually it ended when a 28-year-old man surrendered to police.

Confederation Park area standoff leads to 28-year-old mans arrest

By 650 CKOM February 18, 2017 - 8:44am Updated: February 18, 2017 - 8:44am

A five-hour standoff in the Confederation Park neighbourhood Friday has led to the arrest of one man.

The Saskatoon Police Guns and Gangs Unit arrived at the home in the...

According to police an altercation in the Parkridge neighbourhood Feb. 10, 2017 sent one man, 26, to St. Paul's Hospital with a stab wound.

Saskatoon man stabbed in altercation

By 650 CKOM February 11, 2017 - 8:20am Updated: February 11, 2017 - 11:40am

An altercation in the Parkridge neighbourhood Friday night sent one man to hospital with a stab wound.

Police were called to St. Paul's Hospital around 10:30 p.m. after...

A fire at Sutherland School Feb. 10, 2017 caused an estimated $10,000 in damage and investigators believe it was set intentionally.

Arson suspected in bin fire at Sutherland School

By 650 CKOM February 10, 2017 - 10:12pm Updated: February 11, 2017 - 11:49am

Arson is the believed cause of a dumpster fire at Sutherland School.

Firefighters were called to the scene just after 6:30 p.m. Friday evening to reports of smoke coming...

The aftermath of a trailer home fire on Grant Street Feb.8, 2017.

Trailer home fire leaves 50-year-old man in serious condition

By 650 CKOM February 8, 2017 - 10:21pm Updated: February 9, 2017 - 8:32am

Heavy smoke and flames greeted Saskatoon Fire Department crews responding to a blaze in the Forest Grove neighbourhood Wednesday afternoon.

They arrived at a trailer...

Ryan Grills, 41, has been found safe after being reported missing on Feb. 6, 2017.

Missing Saskatoon man found safe

By 650 CKOM February 7, 2017 - 7:46pm Updated: February 8, 2017 - 10:15am

Saskatoon police have located a man reported missing Monday.   Ryan Grills, 41, was last seen at the Salvation Army on the corner of 19th Street West and Avenue C.   Police...

Over 60 people marched against racism despite temperatures droping to minus 21 on Feb. 4, 2017.

March against racism hits downtown Saskatoon

By JT Marshall February 4, 2017 - 9:39pm Updated: February 4, 2017 - 9:39pm

In response to the National Day of Action against Islamophobia and White Supremacy, Saskatoon took to the streets.

"It's truly ridiculous that Trump is telling refugees...

A man got away with cash and merchandise in an armed robbery at a Circle Drive East business Feb. 3, 2017.

Armed robbery in north Saskatoon has police looking for one man

By 650 CKOM February 4, 2017 - 8:21am Updated: February 4, 2017 - 2:57pm

Around 10 p.m. Friday night police were called to a business in the 400 block of Circle Drive East while it was being robbed.

Police say a man went into the business...