Provincial News

Jamie Nye: We'll keep cheering for the Andersons

By Jamie Nye May 26, 2017 - 6:36am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 6:36am

Take a bow, Ottawa Senators.

Despite the doubters – myself included - and despite the boring moniker, you earned your spot in game 7 double overtime against the...

Regina-Qu’Appelle MP Andrew Scheer is one of the people vying to win leadership of the Conservative Party when members vote on May 27, 2017.

Regina's Andrew Scheer ready for Tory leadership vote

By Lauren Golosky May 26, 2017 - 6:35am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 6:36am

The Conservative Party of Canada will have a new leader Saturday and Regina’s Andrew Scheer hopes it’ll be him.

Scheer is one of 13 hopefuls vying for the position of...

Foul play is not suspected after the death of an inmate at Saskatchewan Penitentiary on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

No foul play suspected in Sask. Pen inmate death

By paNOW staff May 25, 2017 - 6:30pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 6:30pm

A 30-year old inmate at the Saskatchewan Penitentiary has died while in custody.

Correctional Service Canada said Curtis Robert Cozart was pronounced dead at roughly 11...

 An 18-year-old man was charged on May 25, 2017 with accessory to murder in the death of 64-year-old Simon Grant (above).

4th person charged in death of La Ronge restaurant owner

By 650 CKOM May 25, 2017 - 6:15pm Updated: May 26, 2017 - 8:46am

Another man has been arrested in connection with the death of a prominent restaurant owner in La Ronge, Sask.    Police say they have charged 18-year-old Matthew Nagy-Charles...

Sabrina Roy, 36, was reported missing on May 16, 2017.

Saskatoon police ask for help in finding missing woman

By 650 CKOM May 25, 2017 - 5:32pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 5:45pm

Saskatoon police are asking the public for help finding a missing woman.

Sabrina Roy, 36, was last seen on May 13 along Avenue J South between 11th Street and 12th...

A 12-year-old boy was reported missing from the Prairie Oasis playground in Warman, Sask. shortly after he was found wandering a range road on May 23, 2017.

12-year-old Warman boy safe after possible abduction: RCMP

By 650 CKOM May 25, 2017 - 5:22pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 5:30pm

Warman RCMP are asking for the public's help in figuring out what happened to a 12-year-old boy Tuesday night.

A release Thursday said the boy was found wandering a...

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall saw his party's support drop to second in a Mainstreet poll released May 25, 2017.

'Honeymoon' over for Sask. Party: political analyst

By Chris Vandenbreekel May 25, 2017 - 5:07pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 5:15pm

A Saskatoon-based political expert says the latest Mainstreet poll showing a fall in Saskatchewan Party support is sending a message.  

University of Saskatchewan...

The province's weekly crop report says farmers have 60 per cent of crop in the ground, behind five-year average of 65 per cent on May 25, 2017.

Dry weather helps farmers with seeding: crop report

By 980 CJME May 25, 2017 - 2:58pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 2:58pm

While warm, dry weather helped farmers continue seeding, they remain behind the five-year average for this time.

The province released its weekly crop report Thursday...

Wray Morrison: Penmanship

By Wray Morrison May 25, 2017 - 1:48pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 2:00pm

The Pittsburgh Penguins appear to be back in Stanley Cup form after teetering on the brink of collapse earlier in this Eastern Conference final against Ottawa.   Even though...

Deanna Wolf was driving through Lumsden when a tree blew over and struck her vehicle on May 24, 2017.

Sask. woman recovering after wind blows tree onto car

By 980 CJME May 25, 2017 - 12:38pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 12:38pm

As cleanup begins after Wednesday's strong winds, one woman is lucky to be alive.

Deanna Wolf was driving through Lumsden, a community 33 kilometres north of Regina,...

Environment Canada issued a funnel cloud advisory for Regina and parts of central Saskatchewan on May 25, 2017.

Conditions could lead to funnel clouds in Sask.

By 650 CKOM May 25, 2017 - 12:14pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 2:05pm

Environment Canada has issued an advisory about a heightened risk of funnel clouds for the Saskatoon and Regina areas, as well as much of central Saskatchewan.


Saskatoon police were called around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday  with reports of an altercation in a restaurant drive-thru on 22nd Street West.

Woman charged with trying to run down two men after stabbing

By 650 CKOM May 25, 2017 - 8:43am Updated: May 25, 2017 - 8:45am

A woman is facing charges after a melee at a Saskatoon drive-thru.   Police said they were called to a restaurant on the 2200 block of 22nd Street West around 7:30 p.m....