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A fire at an apartment building May 21, 2017 caused an estimated $330,000 in damage.

Apartments damaged in long weekend fire

By 650 CKOM May 22, 2017 - 6:27am Updated: May 22, 2017 - 6:30am

With bright flames and heavy smoke billowing from two apartment balconies, Saskatoon Fire got several 911 calls Sunday evening.

Around 6:50 p.m. multiple crews arrived...

 Prairie Lily management expected 1000 passengers over the May long weekend.

Prairie Lily tour boat sets sail over May long weekend

By JT Marshall May 21, 2017 - 2:15pm Updated: May 21, 2017 - 2:30pm

Docked along the South Saskatchewan river is a Saskatoon staple, which set sail in 20-degree weather on Saturday afternoon.

The Saskatoon tour boat, Prairie Lily had 80...

A man was pronounced dead at the scene of a single-vehicle rollover near Parkbeg, Sask. on May 20, 2017.

Crash on Hwy 1 near Parkbeg, Sask. leaves man dead

By 980 CJME May 21, 2017 - 7:19am Updated: May 23, 2017 - 4:52am

A man has died after a single-vehicle rollover on Highway 1 near Parkbeg, Sask.

As of 8 p.m Saturday night, a release stated that Moose Jaw RCMP are on the scene of the...

Naomi Dornn, 18, was reported missing May 20, 2017 after she didn't return from a bike ride in the Sliverspring area.

Police locate missing disabled Saskatoon woman

By 650 CKOM May 21, 2017 - 5:41am Updated: May 21, 2017 - 8:34am

Saskatoon police have found a missing mentally disabled woman.

Naomi Dornn, 18, was reported missing after leaving her Sliverspring area home around 8:30 p.m. Saturday...

Rookie defenseman Mike Messenger scored the eventual game winner as the Saskatchewan Rush beat Colorado 11-10 to advance to the NLL's Champion's Cup final.

Rush edge Mammoth, advance to NLL championship

By Ryan Brandt May 21, 2017 - 12:36am Updated: May 21, 2017 - 12:45am

For a third straight season, and second in Saskatoon, the Saskatchewan Rush are off to the NLL's Champions Cup final.

The Rush emerged in a tight defensive battle to...

A benefit for Zachary (left) and Cole Veit (right) is planned in Saskatoon May 20, 2017. It's after the boys mother was found dead in March 2017.

Fundraiser for children of slain woman planned at O'Brians

By 650 CKOM May 20, 2017 - 11:02am Updated: May 20, 2017 - 11:15am

A benefit concert for the children of Heidi Veit is set for Saturday at O'Brians Event Centre in Saskatoon.

Veit's body was discovered about five kilometres northeast of...

Police blocked off a stretch of Highway 39 near Weyburn, Sask. for three hours after a serious crash on May 19, 2017.

Serious crash blocks off Hwy 39 for 3 hours Friday night

By 980 CJME May 19, 2017 - 9:49pm Updated: May 20, 2017 - 12:21am

RCMP had part of Highway 39 completely blocked off near Weyburn Friday night.

Police were on scene of a serious two vehicle collision, just 3 kilometres north west of...

The first week of the La Loche shooter sentencing wrapped up Friday, but it will be affecting the community for much longer.

As sentencing hearing continues, La Loche still coping

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 8:26pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 8:30pm

More supports are being sent to La Loche to help them deal with the gruesome details coming out in the sentencing hearing for the shooter convicted of last January's massacre...

According to the MVA, a new partnership with the R.M. of Corman Park and public support led to the decision to maintain the boat launches.

MVA reverses decision to shutter boat launches

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 2:19pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 2:30pm

The Meewasin Valley Authority is reversing course on a decision to close three boat launches along the South Saskatchewan River.

Fred Heal, Poplar Bluffs and Paradise...

Larry Hayter, 69, was found guilty of filing two false claims and returning to work while in receipt of benefits.

Worker's $137K compensation fraud largest in Sask. history

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 1:09pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 1:15pm

A Hudson Bay man is going to jail for defrauding the Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board in the largest fraud case in history against the board.

Larry Hayter was...

A boy riding a bike was struck by a vehicle on 4th Avenue South around 11 a.m. on May 19, 2017.

Boy riding bike struck by car in downtown Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 12:42pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 12:45pm

Police are investigating after a child was hit by a car while riding a bicycle in downtown Saskatoon Friday morning.

The boy was riding a BMX-style bike when he was...

Saskatchewan Rush fans will give their lacrosse team a send off before Saturday's NLL west division final game in Saskatoon

Rush rally kicks off NLL West final festivities

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 10:44am Updated: May 19, 2017 - 10:45am

Rush fever is taking off in Saskatoon as the Saskatchewan Rush continue their quest for a third straight National Lacrosse League title on Saturday.

To get fans excited...