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Parents and children wept openly as Nia Eastman's mother read a poem at the little girl's memorial Nov. 17, 2017.

Hundreds of mourners wear bright colours to Nia Eastman memorial

By 650 CKOM November 17, 2016 - 1:54pm Updated: November 17, 2016 - 1:56pm

Hundreds of mourners gathered Thursday morning in Choiceland to remember the life of a girl killed in the small town last week.

Seven-year-old Nia Eastman was the...

As Amber Alert was issued Nov. 10 for seven-year-old Nia Eastman. She was found dead in a Choiceland home later that day.

'It affects the whole community:' Sask. town mourns death of 7-year-old girl

By 650 CKOM November 14, 2016 - 1:59pm Updated: November 14, 2016 - 2:21pm

A community continues to grieve after the frantic search for seven-year-old Nia Eastman ended in tragedy when she was found dead in a Choiceland home last Thursday.

“It...

Crime scene investigators at the house in Choiceland where 7- year-old Nia Eastman's body was found. Nov. 10, 2016.

Update: Missing 7-year-old girl found dead in Choiceland home

By 980 CJME November 10, 2016 - 4:53am Updated: November 10, 2016 - 8:11pm

RCMP have confirmed that they have found the body of seven-year-old Nia Eastman, who was the subject of Thursday's Amber Alert. 

Police said she was picked up from...

Photo of 18-year-old Jarrod Charles, charged with abduction.

RCMP lay charges in Sask. Amber Alert

By 980 CJME September 29, 2016 - 3:05pm Updated: September 29, 2016 - 6:55pm

A La Ronge man has been charged after an early morning Amber Alert in Saskatchewan.

Jarrod Charles, 18, is facing two counts of abduction of person under 14 and two...

RCMP locate two missing boys after Amber Alert

By 980 CJME September 29, 2016 - 12:43am Updated: September 29, 2016 - 7:49am

RCMP have located two boys after an Amber Alert was called.

Around 12:55 a.m. Thursday, Wakaw RCMP located the suspect vehicle at a residence in St. Louis, Sask.

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Zach Miller and his family

Reflecting back on Saskatchewan's first Amber Alert 10 years ago

By Sarah Mills July 29, 2016 - 6:28am Updated: July 29, 2016 - 10:09am

A decade ago the province had only just recovered from the shooting deaths of two Mounties in Spiritwood.

Weeks later, Saskatchewan was rocked by another tragedy – one...

Calgary police have issued an Amber Alert out for five-year-old Taliyah Leigh Marsman.

Calgary police have man in custody in connection with Amber Alert

By 980 CJME, Canadian Press July 14, 2016 - 6:34am Updated: July 14, 2016 - 6:34am

Police have one man in custody and are searching a rural area for evidence in connection with the Amber Alert for five-year-old Taliyah Leigh Marsman.

Calgary police...

Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette and her father, Terry Blanchette

Suspect in death of Alberta girl, father out of hospital, back in jail

By The Canadian Press September 29, 2015 - 6:21am Updated: September 29, 2015 - 6:30am

The man charged in the slaying of a two-year-old toddler and her father in southern Alberta has been released from hospital and returned to custody.

Derek Saretzky is...

Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette with her dad Terry Blanchette on Aug. 22, 2014.

Photos of Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette show father's love for his little girl

By 980 CJME September 16, 2015 - 10:54am Updated: September 16, 2015 - 10:55am

Most of the photos Terry Blanchette posted to Facebook were of his daughter -- in his arms or playing outside -- and his family and friends urged others to share images in hope...

Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette.

Alberta Amber Alert extended into Saskatchewan

By News Talk Radio Staff September 14, 2015 - 4:18pm Updated: September 14, 2015 - 5:51pm

RCMP have extended Amber Alert into Saskatchewan for a missing two-year-old girl in southwestern Alberta.

Police say Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette was abducted early Monday...