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People in Saskatoon lined up at garden stores over the 2017 Victoria Day long weekend.

Victoria Day means changes to Saskatoon city services

By 650 CKOM May 22, 2017 - 8:35am Updated: May 22, 2017 - 8:45am

If you're looking for things to do in Saskatoon Victoria Day, keep in mind it's not business as usual for some city-run services.

City Hall and all public libraries are...

A fire at an apartment building May 21, 2017 caused an estimated $330,000 in damage.

Apartments damaged in long weekend fire

By 650 CKOM May 22, 2017 - 6:27am Updated: May 22, 2017 - 6:30am

With bright flames and heavy smoke billowing from two apartment balconies, Saskatoon Fire got several 911 calls Sunday evening.

Around 6:50 p.m. multiple crews arrived...

Naomi Dornn, 18, was reported missing May 20, 2017 after she didn't return from a bike ride in the Sliverspring area.

Police locate missing disabled Saskatoon woman

By 650 CKOM May 21, 2017 - 5:41am Updated: May 21, 2017 - 8:34am

Saskatoon police have found a missing mentally disabled woman.

Naomi Dornn, 18, was reported missing after leaving her Sliverspring area home around 8:30 p.m. Saturday...

A benefit for Zachary (left) and Cole Veit (right) is planned in Saskatoon May 20, 2017. It's after the boys mother was found dead in March 2017.

Fundraiser for children of slain woman planned at O'Brians

By 650 CKOM May 20, 2017 - 11:02am Updated: May 20, 2017 - 11:15am

A benefit concert for the children of Heidi Veit is set for Saturday at O'Brians Event Centre in Saskatoon.

Veit's body was discovered about five kilometres northeast of...

The first week of the La Loche shooter sentencing wrapped up Friday, but it will be affecting the community for much longer.

As sentencing hearing continues, La Loche still coping

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 8:26pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 8:30pm

More supports are being sent to La Loche to help them deal with the gruesome details coming out in the sentencing hearing for the shooter convicted of last January's massacre...

According to the MVA, a new partnership with the R.M. of Corman Park and public support led to the decision to maintain the boat launches.

MVA reverses decision to shutter boat launches

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 2:19pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 2:30pm

The Meewasin Valley Authority is reversing course on a decision to close three boat launches along the South Saskatchewan River.

Fred Heal, Poplar Bluffs and Paradise...

Larry Hayter, 69, was found guilty of filing two false claims and returning to work while in receipt of benefits.

Worker's $137K compensation fraud largest in Sask. history

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 1:09pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 1:15pm

A Hudson Bay man is going to jail for defrauding the Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board in the largest fraud case in history against the board.

Larry Hayter was...

A boy riding a bike was struck by a vehicle on 4th Avenue South around 11 a.m. on May 19, 2017.

Boy riding bike struck by car in downtown Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 12:42pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 12:45pm

Police are investigating after a child was hit by a car while riding a bicycle in downtown Saskatoon Friday morning.

The boy was riding a BMX-style bike when he was...

Saskatchewan Rush fans will give their lacrosse team a send off before Saturday's NLL west division final game in Saskatoon

Rush rally kicks off NLL West final festivities

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 10:44am Updated: May 19, 2017 - 10:45am

Rush fever is taking off in Saskatoon as the Saskatchewan Rush continue their quest for a third straight National Lacrosse League title on Saturday.

To get fans excited...

Bernie is one of five kittens that were thrown in the air and lit on fire by a group of individuals in Prince Albert last week.

Kittens thrown, 'lit on fire' in Prince Albert: SPCA

By 650 CKOM May 18, 2017 - 4:27pm Updated: May 18, 2017 - 4:30pm

The Prince Albert SPCA is investigating allegations of animal cruelty involving five one-week-old kittens last week.

A post on the organization's Facebook page Thursday...

Saskatoon police say two women aged 26 and 31 face multiple charges after stealing a taxi after threatening a cab driver with a knife on May 18, 2017.

Saskatoon taxi driver carjacked at knife-point

By 650 CKOM May 18, 2017 - 3:55pm Updated: May 18, 2017 - 4:00pm

A Saskatoon taxi driver is unharmed after two women allegedly pulled a knife before stealing the cab Thursday morning.

Police said the women entered the taxi at the...

Donald “Donny” Sayers, a  55-year-old long-haul truck drver from Warman, was last seen near Swan Hills, Alta. on on May 22, 2016.

Alta. RCMP searching for Warman man missing nearly a year

By 650 CKOM May 18, 2017 - 3:15pm Updated: May 18, 2017 - 3:30pm

Alberta RCMP continue to search for a long-haul truck driver nearly a year after the Warman man disappeared.

Donald “Donny” Sayers, 55, was last seen near Swan Hills,...