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Twenty-nine-year-old Richard Ryan Whitford, from Edmonton, pleaded guilty to common assault on May 8, 2017.

Alta. man pleads guilty to lesser charge in Moose Jaw assault

By 980 CJME May 12, 2017 - 7:20am Updated: May 12, 2017 - 7:20am

A man who was charged in April with assault with a weapon and forcible confinement pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of common assault in court in Moose Jaw on Monday.


The province has about 11 per cent of crop in the ground on May 11, 2017.

Seeding underway in Sask. despite high moisture in fields

By 980 CJME May 11, 2017 - 10:19pm Updated: May 11, 2017 - 10:19pm

Most of Saskatchewan's farmers have begun seeding for the year, but rain causing high moisture levels are causing some delays.

The province's weekly crop report...

Regina police arrested a 29-year-old man in connection with two assaults that took place on May 3, 2017.

Attempted murder charge laid as victim remains in hospital

By 980 CJME May 11, 2017 - 1:37pm Updated: May 11, 2017 - 1:37pm

A 29-year-old man remains in intensive care after being badly injured in an assault.

Just before 1:30 a.m. on May 3, Regina police were called to an apartment on the 500...

According to the province’s interim report on domestic violence death, 48 of 331 murders between 2005 and 2014 were domestic related.

Decade of abuse: report details domestic violence in Sask.

By 980 CJME May 11, 2017 - 1:06pm Updated: May 11, 2017 - 1:06pm

Over the past nine years, nearly 50 people have been killed by their partners in Saskatchewan, according to new numbers from the Ministry of Justice.

The province’s...

Tyler Blenkin was sixth in line for Pats tickets at the Brandt Centre at 6 a.m. on May 11, 2017.

Fans line up early for tickets for Pats' game 6

By 980 CJME May 11, 2017 - 8:04am Updated: May 11, 2017 - 8:04am

It may not have been the outcome the Pats wanted, but the fans aren’t complaining.

The WHL championship series returns to Regina on Sunday after the Pats lost to the...

Regina police are reminding the public to lock up their garages and vehicles as thieves targeted the west and northwest part of the city on May 8, 2017.

Spike in break-ins prompt Regina police to issue warning

By 980 CJME May 11, 2017 - 6:37am Updated: May 11, 2017 - 6:37am

Regina police are warning people in the west and northwest part of the city to lock up their garages.

The warning comes after seven garages and three vehicles were...

Kamsack RCMP responded to a call about a man with a knife at Chief Gabriel School on the Cote First Nation on May 10, 2017.

Man with knife arrested at Cote First Nation school

By 980 CJME May 10, 2017 - 2:46pm Updated: May 10, 2017 - 2:46pm

A school on the Cote First Nation was in lockdown Wednesday morning as RCMP dealt with a tense situation on the roof of the building.

Kamsack RCMP were called to the...

Regina-born David Hein (second from right) helped create and write popular musical Come From Away, which is up for seven Tony Awards.

Hit musical with Sask. connection up for 7 Tony Awards

By 980 CJME May 10, 2017 - 7:59am Updated: May 10, 2017 - 7:59am

A popular musical nominated for seven Tony Awards has a Saskatchewan connection.

David Hein, one of the writers and creators of Come From Away, was born in Regina and...

The Saskatchewan Science Centre is releasing bats kept over the winter in Wascana Park on May 9, 2017.

Going Batty: science centre releases bats in Wascana Park

By 980 CJME May 9, 2017 - 2:35pm Updated: May 9, 2017 - 2:35pm

While they won't be doing any crime fighting, bats will take to the sky Tuesday night in Regina.

The Saskatchewan Science Centre will be releasing the bats it had kept...

Weyburn RCMP said a Jeep Wrangler was impounded after being caught allegedly speeding at 189 kilometres per hour on Highway 39 on May 5, 2017.

Jeep impounded after going 189 km/h on Highway 39

By 980 CJME May 9, 2017 - 11:43am Updated: May 9, 2017 - 11:43am

A staggeringly high number on a Mountie’s radar got one driver a staggeringly expensive ticket.

Weyburn RCMP said the driver was caught when an officer was conducting...

Thousands of people packed the old Mosaic Stadium for its farewell after the last Rider game there on Oct. 29, 2016.

Old Mosaic Stadium to be demolished in 2017 or 2018

By 980 CJME May 9, 2017 - 10:42am Updated: May 9, 2017 - 10:42am

It’s out with the old Mosaic Stadium and in with the new.

As events ramp up at the new facility – including concerts and a professional soccer game – some attention is...

Kayden Jayvin Aubichon, 15, is shown in a photo Regina Police Service handed out on May 8, 2017.

Missing teen found in Meadow Lake: police

By 980 CJME May 9, 2017 - 7:45am Updated: May 10, 2017 - 4:09pm

Regina police have located a teenage boy who went missing on April 20, 2017.

Police were looking for 15-year-old Kayden Jayvin Aubichon, who was found in Meadow Lake on...