STARS News

STARS Air Ambulance took one adult to hospital following a crash near Edenwold, north of Regina, on May 19, 2017.

6 taken to hospital after vehicle hits slough near Edenwold

By 980 CJME May 19, 2017 - 11:11am Updated: May 19, 2017 - 11:32am

One woman was airlifted to hospital after a single vehicle crash north of Edenwold Friday morning.

RCMP said the vehicle went into a slough along Highway 640 just four...

STARS celebrated five years of being in Saskatchewan on April 24, 2017.

Patients look back on 5 years of STARS service in Sask.

By Britton Gray April 24, 2017 - 5:31pm Updated: April 25, 2017 - 10:20am

When emergency strikes, every second counts.

STARS Air Ambulance has helped ensure people receive medical attention in remote areas to save their lives within...

With numerous cost-cutting measures throughout the year, the Saskatchewan government has shaved $63.9 million from the health budget.

Regina health regions feels impact of cost cutting due to deficit

By Sarah Mills December 2, 2016 - 6:37am Updated: December 2, 2016 - 6:45am

The Saskatchewan government is finding ways to plug the $1 billion deficit.

With numerous cost-cutting measures throughout the year, it has shaved $63.9 million from the...

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...

Snowmobilers asked to stay safe once the snow falls

By Sarah Mills December 8, 2015 - 3:15pm Updated: December 8, 2015 - 3:30pm

Winter has been a bit tardy this year, but when it does arrive and people get out to enjoy it, they're being reminded to stay safe.

STARS and the Saskatchewan...

Pilot airlifted by STARS after small plane crash near Kelliher

By Andrew Shepherd September 30, 2015 - 4:40pm Updated: September 30, 2015 - 4:45pm

A man was airlifted to hospital by STARS following a small plane crash just a few kilometres southeast of Kelliher, about 45 minutes north of Fort Qu'Appelle.

The pilot...

STARS Air Ambluance.

Viterra partnering with STARS for 2016 calendar

By Andrew Shepherd September 23, 2015 - 2:29pm Updated: September 23, 2015 - 3:33pm

The Regina-based grain handling company Viterra is partnering with STARS to sponsor its 2016 calendar.

The calendar will feature the history of how STARS came to be as...

Saskatoon's new STARS air ambulance takes inaugural flight on Sept. 25, 2014.

Rawlco Radio donates $250,000 to STARS in Saskatchewan

By Ethan Stein September 10, 2015 - 1:38pm Updated: September 10, 2015 - 1:45pm

Rawlco Radio Ltd. has announced a gift of $250,000 to the Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS) to support the non-profit medical transport service.

The donation will...

File photo of Saskatoon's STARS air ambulance.

STARS used to find missing hunter near the Battlefords

By 650 CKOM September 9, 2015 - 6:10am Updated: September 9, 2015 - 6:10am

STARS ambulance was used to find a missing hunter near the Sweetgrass First Nation.

Just before 9 p.m. on Tuesday, the Battlefords RCMP got a complaint that the 89-year-...