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The view from Saskatoon man Brian Bentley's room in London, UK on March 22, 2017.

Saskatoon man thankful after narrowly missing chaos in London

By Chris Carr March 22, 2017 - 2:45pm Updated: March 22, 2017 - 5:40pm

A Saskatoon man came frighteningly close to being in the area of a violent attack in London, UK.

Bad weather was all that kept Brian Bentley from touring the British...

Kay Braget's body was found March 18, 2017 by Saskatoon police after a group of quad riders spotted her vehicle northeast of Saskatoon. She was 89 years old.

Saskatoon tragedy sparks conversation on senior safety

By Chris Carr March 21, 2017 - 4:12pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 4:15pm

A Saskatoon missing person's case that ended in heartbreak over the weekend has family members talking about ways future tragedies can be prevented.

On Thursday, 89-year...

Delegates at the 2017 Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities convention in Saskatoon heard a presentation from RCMP Thursday on rural crime watch.

RCMP encourage old and new methods to fight rural crime

By Chris Carr March 17, 2017 - 2:10pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 2:15pm

Mounties are urging people to consider using new technology to help with both preventing and solving crimes in rural Saskatchewan.

A recent spike in thefts made the...

Cory Baker, production manager at Daraganfly Innovations Inc., advised drone enthusiasts to check in regularly on Transport Canada's webpage for the latest regulations.

Saskatoon airport welcomes new regulations after close calls involving drones

By Chris Carr March 17, 2017 - 9:04am Updated: March 17, 2017 - 9:15am

New federal regulations for recreational drones are being welcomed by the organization in charge of Saskatoon's airport. 

A spokesperson for Skyxe, formerly the...

Saskatoon Bridge City Chickens wants to convince city council to move ahead with an 18-month pilot project involving 30 households.

Local group hatches plan for backyard chickens in Saskatoon

By Chris Carr March 14, 2017 - 1:09pm Updated: March 14, 2017 - 1:15pm

Efforts to allow Saskatoon residents to keep chickens in their backyard are being revived once again at city hall.

A group called Saskatoon Bridge City Chickens will...

North Battlefords' Andrew Albers is one of the pitchers suiting up for Team Canada in this year's World Baseball Classic.

'I've been very blessed': North Battleford's Andrew Albers suits up for Team Canada at WBC

By Chris Carr March 10, 2017 - 11:42am Updated: March 10, 2017 - 11:45am

A pitcher from Saskatchewan continues to live his dream.   Andrew Albers, a native of North Battleford, is one of the pitchers playing for Team Canada in this year's World...

Alexander Repetski says cannabis oil treatments for epilepsy have dramatically improved his daughter's quality of life.

U of S study to look at cannabis treatment for childhood epilepsy

By Chris Carr March 8, 2017 - 4:35pm Updated: March 8, 2017 - 4:45pm

Alexander Repetski hopes a new pilot study at the University of Saskatchewan will help legitimize cannabis treatment for childhood epilepsy.

He's a firm believer in the...

A promotional poster for the Dr. Pepper tuition give-away contest at The University of Saskatchewan.

U of S professor says Dr. Pepper contest promotes unhealthy habits

By Chris Carr March 3, 2017 - 3:55pm Updated: March 3, 2017 - 4:00pm

A tuition give-away contest might seem like a sweet deal to some, but at least one professor at the University of Saskatchewan wants it banned from campus.

Dr. Pepper is...

Ryan Meili (left) and interim NDP leader Trent Wotherspoon celebrate victory in the Saskatoon-Meewasin by-election.

Sask. NDP picks up important seat in Saskatoon byelection

By Chris Carr March 2, 2017 - 9:40pm Updated: March 6, 2017 - 2:37pm

Voters in the Saskatoon-Meewasin riding are voting for change just 11 months after sending a Sask. Party MLA to the legislature.

Ryan Meili came out on top in the...

Premier Brad Wall said the provincial government still has yet to determine the exact figure on the provincial deficit. It's also trying to determine to best way to get back to balance. Feb.28, 2017

Wall hints at more time to plug $1.2B deficit

By Chris Carr February 28, 2017 - 7:19pm Updated: March 1, 2017 - 7:34am

Saskatchewan's deficit is projected at $1.2 billion, but could grow before the province's spring budget comes down.

Premier Brad Wall said this is because final numbers...

Mild Sask. weather has some already looking ahead to camping season

By Chris Carr February 17, 2017 - 8:14am Updated: February 17, 2017 - 8:15am

Weather records are falling as temperatures rise in Saskatchewan. 

Spring fever is setting in for many, especially those attending the annual RV and Leisure show at...

Estevan police have suggested taking away vehicles permanently from repeat drunk drivers, but a Saskatoon lawyer warns the punishment could be uneven.

Saskatoon defence lawyer warns of 'unfair' punishment over Estevan drunk driving vehicle seizures idea

By Chris Carr February 15, 2017 - 4:51pm Updated: February 15, 2017 - 5:00pm

A suggestion by Estevan police that repeat drunk drivers should have their vehicles permanently seized has people talking about the consequences of getting behind the wheel...

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