Vigil News

More than 1,000 people gather in Saskatoon's City Hall Square for a solidarity vigil on Jan. 31, 2017.

Solidarity vigil in Saskatoon draws more than 1,000 people

By Chris Vandenbreekel January 31, 2017 - 8:30pm Updated: February 2, 2017 - 2:48pm

People in Saskatoon packed City Hall Square Tuesday evening to honour the victims of Sunday night's Quebec City mosque shooting, and to support those affected by President...

About 200 people attended an inter-faith prayer service honouring those killed in Sunday's attack on a Quebec City mosque.

Multi-faith prayer service held in Saskatoon for mosque shooting victims

By 650 CKOM January 31, 2017 - 7:52am Updated: January 31, 2017 - 7:55am

People from multiple faiths prayed together Monday night in Saskatoon in the wake of Sunday's deadly shooting at a Quebec City mosque.

Shabir Mia was among about 200...

People brought signs to a vigil on Jan. 30, 2017 held for the victims of a deadly shooting at a mosque in Quebec.

'The more hatred we see, the more love we have to respond with:' Regina vigil held for Quebec Mosque shooting victims

By Britton Gray January 30, 2017 - 9:16pm Updated: January 30, 2017 - 9:54pm

A couple hundred people gathered in Victoria Park Monday night to stand in solidarity with those affected by a deadly shooting in Quebec.

The shooting took place Sunday...

People met at the Wintershines Festival grounds Jan. 30, 2017 to remember the victims of the Quebec City mosque shooting.

Memorials in Saskatoon to remember the Quebec City mosque shooting victims

By 650 CKOM January 30, 2017 - 8:33pm Updated: January 30, 2017 - 8:33pm

Around a dozen people gathered around the fire pit on the Wintershines Festival grounds Monday night to remember the six men killed in the Quebec City mosque shooting.


Pictures of Nadine Machiskinic at a vigil on the two year anniversary of her death.

Vigil held for woman who died after falling 10 storeys at Regina hotel

By Jessika Guse January 10, 2017 - 9:53pm Updated: January 11, 2017 - 12:34am

Family and friends gathered in Regina's Coronation Park neighbourhood to remember the woman who died after plunging down a 10 storey laundry chute in the Delta hotel.


Colten's brother, William, helps a child with his candle at a vigil in North Battleford Sept. 1, 2016.

Family, friends share message of forgiveness at vigil for man fatally shot on Sask. farm

By 650 CKOM September 2, 2016 - 7:19am Updated: September 2, 2016 - 8:42am

It was an emotional night in North Battleford Thursday as family, friends and strangers held a candlelight vigil to honour a Cree man who was shot to death three weeks ago....

Colten Boushie, 22, died after a shooting on a farm near Bigger, Sask. on Aug. 9, 2016.

Vigil to be held for First Nations man shot dead on Sask. farm

By 650 CKOM September 1, 2016 - 2:23pm Updated: September 1, 2016 - 2:23pm

Family, friends and strangers are set to gather for a candlelight vigil to honour 22-year-old Colten Boushie nearly a month after he was fatally shot on a Saskatchewan farm....

The family of Nikosis Jace held a candlelight vigil at their home on Waterloo Crescent July 5, 2016.

Family holds candlelight vigil in memory of infant son

By JT Marshall, Daniella Ponticelli July 5, 2016 - 10:37pm Updated: July 5, 2016 - 11:02pm

A picture of a smiling baby boy in his mother’s arms stood out among the posters of support lined up outside the family home of Nikosis Jace.

The six-week-old infant...

Crowded candlelight vigil at Regina's Q Nightclub for victims of Orlando nightclub mass shooting.

Candlelight vigil at Regina's Q Nightclub for victims of Orlando shooting

By Lisa Schick June 13, 2016 - 6:20am Updated: June 13, 2016 - 6:30am

Hands clutched candles and flowers while tears spilled from eyes and hugs were freely given at the Q Nightclub and Lounge in Regina on Sunday night.   A candlelight vigil was...

Supporters line up to sign a book of condolences at St. John's Anglican Cathedral on Feb. 2, 2016.

'I pray for the people back home': St. John's hosts interfaith vigil for La Loche

By Kurtis Doering February 3, 2016 - 6:32am Updated: February 3, 2016 - 10:50am

Roughly 120 people of different colours and creeds gathered at St. John's Anglican Cathedral Tuesday night to pray for the people of La Loche.

The interfaith vigil came...

Two dozen people gathered for a vigil for the La Loche shooting victims at Victoria Park.

Saskatoon vigil mirrors La Loche funeral for Marie Janvier

By Lasia Kretzel January 30, 2016 - 4:22pm Updated: January 30, 2016 - 6:31pm

As the community of La Loche laid Marie Janvier to rest, a group of people gathered in Saskatoon's Victoria Park for a vigil Saturday.

Two dozen people, with candles in...

Around 80 teachers and members of the public gathered for a La Loche victims candle lit vigil outside the Saskatchewan Teachers Federation building Sunday.

Saskatoon teachers host vigil for La Loche victims

By Lasia Kretzel January 24, 2016 - 3:10pm Updated: January 25, 2016 - 4:27pm

Huddled with blankets and candles, around 80 Saskatoon educators came together Sunday to mourn the loss of two teachers in La Loche.

On Friday the town was shaken after...