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A fan meets Joyce Souka, better known as Grandma Rush, at SaskTel Centre on June 5, 2016.

Team to honour 'Grandma Rush' at 2017 home opener

By JT Marshall January 19, 2017 - 3:26pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 3:30pm

She’s always telling the Saskatchewan Rush to kick ass – now players want her to do the same.

Arguably the team’s most beloved fan, 85-year-old Joyce Souka is better...

Saskatoon travel agent Kelly Klassen says she hasn't had any cancellations for Cancun vacations after a recent shooting in the area.

Travel agent says Mexican tourist spots safe despite recent shootings

By JT Marshall January 18, 2017 - 1:29pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 3:31pm

After two shootings in as many days, the Cancun area hasn't scared away Saskatoon tourists.

Travel agent Kelly Klassen was in Playa Del Carmen at the time of a deadly...

Jaden and Kessandra Werner test out the 'Toon Town' exhibit at North Park Wilson School on Jan. 13, 2017.

Kids testing out new museum exhibits in Saskatoon

By JT Marshall January 15, 2017 - 12:37pm Updated: January 15, 2017 - 12:45pm

The new PotashCorp children's museum is coming to Saskatoon by 2018.

It will be moving to the Mendel building when the art gallery moves to the Remai Modern.


St. Francis Xavier out of Edmonton Alta. won the BRIT Classic on Jan. 14, 2017.

St. Francis Xavier 49th annual BRIT champs

By JT Marshall January 15, 2017 - 12:36am Updated: January 15, 2017 - 12:45am

For the 2nd straight year a team from Edmonton Alta. has won the 49th annual BRIT invitational basketball tournament.

St. Francis Xavier defeated Campbell Collegiate out...

100 pizzas were given out at the Lighthouse and Friendship Inn on Jan. 14, 2017.

Non-profit gives out pizza as part of 'Feed the Homeless' campaign

By JT Marshall January 14, 2017 - 9:06pm Updated: January 14, 2017 - 9:15pm

There was a pizza party for the homeless Saturday afternoon at the Lighthouse and Friendship Inn in Saskatoon.

"The comments were overwhelming," said Co-ordinator for...

Hundreds of students attend a pep rally at Bedford Road Collegiate welcoming teams to BRIT on Jan. 13, 2017.

Bedford school spirit takes centre stage at BRIT

By JT Marshall January 13, 2017 - 4:26pm Updated: January 13, 2017 - 4:30pm

The entire student body at Bedford Road Collegiate came out to cheer on their RedHawks at a pep rally Friday morning.

Hundreds of students packed the bleachers yelling...

Bedford Road Collegiate student Isha Noor is among a group of photography students building up their chops at this year's BRIT

Photography students capture BRIT moments

By JT Marshall January 13, 2017 - 8:10am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 8:15am

For students in the Bedford Road Collegiate photography club, the school's annual basketball showcase means one thing: photos, photos and more photos.

The Bedford Road...

Basketball isn't the only thing featured at BRIT, murals are part of the tradition to welcome teams to the school.

BRIT tradition continues with team mural project

By JT Marshall January 12, 2017 - 8:02am Updated: January 12, 2017 - 8:15am

Bedford Road Collegiate High School's Invitational Basketball Tournament (BRIT) isn't just about the sport.

The entire student body gets involved, including art students...

Fitness trainer Brandon Wicks drags a sled at his boot camp on Jan. 8, 2017.

Saskatoon trainer encourages New Year's resolutioners to stick to their goals

By JT Marshall January 9, 2017 - 8:12am Updated: January 9, 2017 - 8:15am

The New-Year's resolutioners have once again descended on the city's gyms.   "I found a lot of people have been emailing us," said Brandon Wicks with Rise Strength Lab. "They...

Spadina Freehouse closed its doors on Jan. 1, 2017 after a New Year’s Eve party, it will be Cathedral Social Hall in spring 2017.

Cathedral Social Hall to replace Spadina Freehouse in spring

By JT Marshall January 8, 2017 - 3:26pm Updated: January 8, 2017 - 3:30pm

Saskatoon is getting a craft beer market in the spring.

It's called the Cathedral Social Hall and it will replace the old Spadina Freehouse across from the Delta...

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Chris Thomson kneels down to help a little girl with a burn on her hand in Mar. 2016.

Several Doctors from Saskatoon headed to Haiti

By JT Marshall January 8, 2017 - 2:09pm Updated: January 8, 2017 - 2:15pm

One trip wasn't enough to Haiti to help them recover from the devastating 2010 earthquake.

That's why over 28 health care professionals from Saskatoon are headed Jan. 10...

Father Taras Makowsky with the Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral of the Holy Trinity Church in Saskatoon says Ukrianian Christmas is focused on family time.

Merry Ukrainian Christmas

By JT Marshall January 7, 2017 - 12:48pm Updated: January 7, 2017 - 1:00pm

Khrystos Rodyvsya.

Which translates to Merry Christmas in Ukrainian as Jan. 7 marks the occasion.

"It's much different than the Dec. 25 celebrations," said Father...