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Mario Isaac Ahenakew, 18, was sentenced to three years in prison for dangerous driving causing death over a Sept. 7, 2016 crash on Circle Drive that left a 70-year-old man dead.

Man sentenced as an adult for fatal Circle Drive crash

By Bryn Levy April 10, 2017 - 5:36pm Updated: April 10, 2017 - 5:45pm

A young man charged in the wake of a fatal collision on Circle Drive was sentenced in Saskatoon Provincial Court on Monday.   Mario Isaac Ahenakew, 18, pleaded guilty to...

Amanda May Totchek, also known as Alexa Emerson, is facing charges in connection to several suspicious packages delivered to Saskatoon businesses and institutions since November 2016.

Woman accused of white powder deliveries in police custody

By 650 CKOM April 10, 2017 - 11:03am Updated: April 10, 2017 - 3:10pm

A woman accused of nearly a dozen white powder scares in Saskatoon has been arrested.   Amanda Totchek, who now goes by the name Alexa Emerson, was taken into custody Monday...

Gerald Stanley, 55, was committed for trial Thursday on a charge of second-degree murder in the August 2016 death of Colten Boushie.

Judge rules Gerald Stanley to stand trial on murder charge

By 650 CKOM April 6, 2017 - 8:12am Updated: April 6, 2017 - 3:29pm

A judge has determined there is enough evidence to send Gerald Stanley to trial on a charge of second-degree murder in the death of Colten Boushie.

The ruling came down...

Members of Colten Boushie's family hold signs outside the North Battleford provincial courthouse on Tuesday.  Boushie, 22, was shot and killed Aug. 9, 2016 on a farm near Biggar, Sask.  Gerald Stanley, 55, faces a charge of second-degree murder in Boushie's death.

Security takes focus at Gerald Stanley preliminary hearing

By 650 CKOM April 5, 2017 - 7:59am Updated: April 5, 2017 - 8:00am

Following a second day of emotional testimony at the Gerald Stanley preliminary hearing, the focus shifted to the heavy security at the provincial courthouse in North...

Cousins of slain Colten Boushie hold up signs behind an RCMP barricade prior to the second day of Gerald Stanley’s preliminary hearing in North Battleford on April 4, 2017.

RCMP presence remains on Day 2 of Stanley preliminary hearing

By Chris Vandenbreekel April 4, 2017 - 8:58am Updated: April 4, 2017 - 3:58pm

A heightened security presence was in place again at North Battleford's provincial courthouse for day two of the preliminary hearing for Gerald Stanley.

At least eight...

Leslie Black faces being labelled a dangerous offender for a 2014 attack that left a woman with damaged eyesight and amputated legs. The designation, reserved for violent criminals deemed a high risk to re-offend, carries the possiblity of an indefinite prison term.

'I still can’t forgive myself:' Man who viciously attacked homeless woman apologizes

By Taylor Macpherson March 21, 2017 - 1:39pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 1:45pm

The evidence phase of Leslie Ivan Black’s dangerous offender hearing concluded Tuesday with Black speaking in his own defence.

Black pleaded guilty to a charge of...

Leslie Black pleaded guilty in April 2015 to the attempted murder of Marlene Bird.

Dangerous offender hearing set to begin for Marlene Bird attacker

By 650 CKOM March 13, 2017 - 9:04am Updated: March 13, 2017 - 9:15am

A dangerous offender hearing is due to start Monday for a man who viciously attacked a woman in Prince Albert, Sask.   Leslie Black lit Marlene Bird on fire during the attack...

Steven Lewis, 32, was charged on Feb. 3  and charged with the murder of Stacey Lewis, his estranged wife.

Family of Hudson Bay murder victim 'devastated', accused appears in Melfort court

By Taylor Macpherson February 8, 2017 - 7:28am Updated: February 8, 2017 - 2:15pm

A Hudson Bay, Sask. man accused of murdering his estranged wife made his first appearance Tuesday in Melfort Provincial Court.

Steven Lee Lewis, 32, was arrested by RCMP...

Dustin Boulet died at 29 back in March 2014 after being stabbed while breaking up a fight outside a Saskatoon bar.

Guilty plea in stabbing death of man who tried to break up fight outside Saskatoon bar

By 650 CKOM January 26, 2017 - 11:25am Updated: January 26, 2017 - 11:30am

Emotions ran high in a Saskatoon court room as a man charged in the 2014 death of Dustin Boulet entered guilty pleas.

Boulet died in hospital on Mar. 1, 2014, after...

Const. Trenton Dament was given a one-year driving ban and a $1,000 fine on Jan. 11, 2017 after pleading guilty to drunk driving.

Saskatoon cop pleads guilty to drunk driving

By 650 CKOM January 13, 2017 - 12:59pm Updated: January 13, 2017 - 1:00pm

A Saskatoon police officer has pleaded guilty to drunk driving.   Const. Trenton Dament was sentenced Jan. 11 after entering his plea earlier this month.

He was...

Saskatoon teacher Rhett Lundgren is now suspended without pay from his teaching job pending the outcome of child pornography charges.

Pay suspended for Saskatoon teacher facing child pornography charges

By 650 CKOM December 20, 2016 - 6:27am Updated: December 20, 2016 - 6:30am

A Saskatoon teacher facing child pornography charges is now suspended without pay while his case makes its way through the courts.

Rhett Lundgren, 39, was arrested just...

Rob Allen is facing a cocaine trafficking charge stemming from Jan. 2015 police raids against the Hells Angels and Fallen Saints motorcycle clubs.  Facebook.

Drug trial continues for Hells Angel charged in Project Forseti raids

By Bryn Levy December 6, 2016 - 4:50pm Updated: December 6, 2016 - 5:00pm

The trial of a member of the Saskatoon Hells Angels continued Tuesday in Saskatoon Court of Queen's Bench.   Rob Allen was charged with cocaine trafficking in the wake of...