Courtney Markewich

Family friend Mary Baron, Rhonda Bali and Paula Bali continue to search for Mekayla Bali.

A family's agonizing search for missing Yorkton girl Mekayla Bali

By Courtney Markewich July 6, 2016 - 6:18am Updated: July 6, 2016 - 10:53am

A Yorkton home that used to be filled with the sounds of a happy family enjoying the music of violins and piano has been silenced by the disappearance of Mekayla Bali.


Prince Edward Earl of Wessex enjoys relaxing barbecue at the Duncan farm outside Regina.

Prince Edward wraps up Regina visit with barbecue on a farm

By Courtney Markewich June 24, 2016 - 2:43pm Updated: June 27, 2016 - 9:40am

Prince Edward had a relaxing final night in Saskatchewan during his visit to Regina this week.

Katelyn Duncan's family hosted the Earl of Wessex at their farm just...

Crews survey the damage where the truck came to rest in two yards on Logan Crescent.

South Regina collision sends semi into garage near Ring Road

By Courtney Markewich June 16, 2016 - 9:18am Updated: June 16, 2016 - 9:18am

Police are looking for the driver of one of three vehicles involved in a collision that destroyed a garage in south Regina Thursday morning. 

Police were called to the...

Dr. Temple Grandin speaks at the Saskatchewan Stock Growers Association's 103rd annual general meeting in Regina

Temple Grandin urges clear standards for cattle at Sask. convention

By Courtney Markewich June 13, 2016 - 6:27pm Updated: June 13, 2016 - 6:28pm

No matter where it is, Dr. Temple Grandin says standards need to be clear when it comes to cattle.

Speaking at the Saskatchewan Stock Growers Association's 103rd annual...

The chamber of the Saskatchewan legislative assembly.

12 commitments from Sask. government's speech from the throne

By Courtney Markewich May 17, 2016 - 6:18am Updated: May 17, 2016 - 2:23pm

The Saskatchewan Party is making good on its campaign promises as the government lays out its legislative agenda in the speech from the throne.

Lt.-Gov. Vaughn Solomon...

A collision on 8th Avenue knocked out power to the warhouse district on May 13, 2016

Driver flees after crash that cut power to Regina's Warehouse District

By Courtney Markewich May 13, 2016 - 7:28am Updated: May 13, 2016 - 12:11pm

Power was knocked out in Regina's warehouse district Friday morning due to a collision.

SaskPower sent out a Tweet at 4:49 a.m. saying a crash had caused an outage for...

Parkland Greenhouse in Yorkton, May 6, 2016.

Fire destroys Parkland Greenhouse north of Yorkton

By Courtney Markewich May 6, 2016 - 9:04am Updated: May 6, 2016 - 2:38pm

No one was seriously hurt as a fire destroyed a building north of Yorkton early Friday morning.

Kevin Young was woken by the sound of his dogs barking shortly after 2 a....

Wildfire burns around Fort McMurray on Wednesday, May 4, 2016.

Displaced & devastated: wildfires continue to burn around Fort McMurray

By Courtney Markewich May 4, 2016 - 11:04am Updated: May 4, 2016 - 11:04am

A steady flow of traffic was still leaving Fort McMurray Wednesday morning after wildfires ripped through the northern Alberta community overnight.

A mandatory...

Sports fan Hans Madsen from Yorkton with his wife in Latvia March 2013.

Just to make people smile: Yorkton sports fan's beard a crowd pleaser

By Courtney Markewich April 18, 2016 - 1:09pm Updated: April 18, 2016 - 1:09pm

It takes up to six hours for Hans Madsen to get ready to go watch a game, and the sports fan from Yorkton does it all just to make people smile.

"Last week we went to a...

Stock photo of rain.

More rain expected as storm system moves through southeast Saskatchewan

By Courtney Markewich April 15, 2016 - 10:58am Updated: April 15, 2016 - 10:58am

A special weather statement remained in effect in southeast Saskatchewan Friday morning even though the area didn't get as much rain as expected.

The statement began on...

Regina Pats goaltender Tyler Brown turns aside a shot March 30.

Tickets still available as Regina Pats host Red Deer in game 4

By Courtney Markewich April 13, 2016 - 12:24pm Updated: April 13, 2016 - 12:46pm

There are still plenty of tickets left for Wednesday night's game at the Brandt Centre as the Regina Pats look to pull out another win in their second-round series against the...

Stock photo of a computer mouse.

2 Meadow Lake child pornography cases coincidental: ICE unit

By Courtney Markewich April 12, 2016 - 12:56pm Updated: April 12, 2016 - 12:56pm

Saskatchewan's Internet Child Exploitation Unit (ICE) says it's entirely coincidental two men in Meadow Lake have been charged in separate cases involving child pornography in...