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Over 3,500 people came out for the Walk off the Earth show on June. 27, 2017.

Walk off the Earth plays to sellout at Sask. Jazz Fest

By JT Marshall June 28, 2017 - 8:58am Updated: June 28, 2017 - 9:15am

Walk off the Earth packed in 3,500 people to the Bessborough Gardens Tuesday night.

It was the Saskatchewan Jazz Festival's second main stage sell out, the first coming...

Canadian country music star Brett Kissel performed at the Saskatchewan Jazz Festival on June. 25, 2017.

Successful opening weekend for Sask. Jazz Festival

By JT Marshall June 26, 2017 - 6:41am Updated: June 26, 2017 - 6:45am

The SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival got a taste of country Sunday night.   Canadian country music star Brett Kissel hit the stage, singing hits like Airwaves and I Didn't...

Global Calgary's Jordan Witzel got confused on the meaning of the word "swinging" in a segment that aired Tuesday.

Calgary news team falls apart over 'swinging' mix-up

By 650 CKOM June 21, 2017 - 7:50am Updated: June 21, 2017 - 8:00am

The team at Global Calgary had trouble getting through one of their newscasts Tuesday.

It started innocently enough, with meteorologist Jordan Witzel called upon to cue...

Men sporting the RompHim line of men's rompers by Illinois-based ACED design.

Get ready to romp: Designers aim to revolutionize menswear

By 650 CKOM May 17, 2017 - 6:44am Updated: May 17, 2017 - 6:52am

A quartet of American business students has taken to the Kickstarter crowdfunding platform to promote a new summer line of menswear.   Dubbed the RompHim, the one-piece shirt-...

Labour Day Show N Shine 2012

Labour Day Show N Shine postponed

By 980 CJME September 5, 2016 - 9:40am Updated: September 5, 2016 - 9:40am

The annual Labour Day Show N Shine has been pushed back thanks to the less-than-shining weather. 

The cool, rainy weather on Sunday morning prompted the group running...

Pumpkin Hollow near Lumsden not opening in 2016

By 980 CJME August 28, 2016 - 12:08pm Updated: August 28, 2016 - 12:08pm

Some people are going to have to miss out on a fall tradition this year, the Pumpkin Hollow Corn Maze will not be opening.

The attraction near Lumsden usually opens...

Dick Assman, when he spoke to News Talk Radio in March 2015

Regina Letterman sensation Dick Assman passes away

By 980 CJME August 19, 2016 - 8:18am Updated: August 19, 2016 - 11:02am

A Regina man who got his 15-minutes of fame thanks to an unusual name, Dick Assman, has died.

The Late Show with David Letterman first heard of Assman in 1995 during a...

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts one and two

Hundreds head to Regina store for Harry Potter midnight-release

By Lisa Schick July 31, 2016 - 5:47pm Updated: August 2, 2016 - 8:37am

It's been almost a decade since Harry Potter fans got to dress up and head to a book store at midnight, but on Saturday they did just that.   The Chapters book store in Regina...

Chris Olson's truck and trailer stuck in the mud at the Craven Country Jamboree. Jul 13 2016

Mud and puddles meet Craven-goers on Wednesday

By Lisa Schick July 13, 2016 - 5:56pm Updated: July 13, 2016 - 5:56pm

By the time the gates to the camping area opened on Wednesday afternoon, there were already trucks and campers lined up in both directions on Highway 20.

The gates were...

Regina band Desert Island Classic

Local bands headlining at Regina's Summer Invasion

By Lisa Schick July 9, 2016 - 11:23am Updated: July 9, 2016 - 11:23am

Wascana Park in front of the legislative building will be packed with people, skateboards, and local music on Saturday for Summer Invasion.

The annual festival is...

Reserve 107 Director Brad Leitch (right) and his wife and co-producer Adrienne stand outside the Roxy Theatre before the premiere of their documentary.

Sask. documentary brings hope to First Nations land disputes

By Lasia Kretzel March 13, 2016 - 2:40pm Updated: March 13, 2016 - 2:45pm

First Nations land claim disputes don't often have a happy ending, but a new documentary has shown what's possible when communities come together to find reconciliation.

Visionaires sculpture sits in pieces after it was knocked over Monday night

PHOTOS: Downtown Saskatoon sculpture knocked over, left in pieces

By 650 CKOM February 23, 2016 - 10:56am Updated: February 23, 2016 - 1:02pm

A public art display that's been a fixture in downtown Saskatoon for over 20 years lies in ruins Tuesday.

The three-piece Tyndall stone sculpture, named Visionaries, was...