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U.S. late-night host Jimmy Kimmel shared photos Monday of his son William before (left) and after (right) life-saving heart surgery.

Emotional Kimmel shares story of newborn son's surgery

By 650 CKOM May 2, 2017 - 9:33am Updated: May 2, 2017 - 10:42am

Jimmy Kimmel shared an emotional moment with his audience Monday night.   The late-night host spoke for the first time about the health challenges of his son, William, who was...

The 2017 Saskatchewan Jazz Festival runs June 23 to July 2 in Saskatoon.

Jazzfest announces free shows, Pride collaboration

By 650 CKOM April 27, 2017 - 8:42am Updated: April 27, 2017 - 8:45am

The buildup has begun for Saskatoon's unofficial kickoff to summer: The Saskatchewan Jazz Festival.

Jazzfest made its first lineup announcements back in March,...

Bob Dylan will play SaskTel Centre on July 14 and Moose Jaw's Mosaic Place on July 15.

Bob Dylan announces Saskatchewan concert dates

By 650 CKOM March 20, 2017 - 12:37pm Updated: March 21, 2017 - 7:16am

Music legend Bob Dylan is returning to Saskatchewan this summer.   The folk rock artist is giving fans two chances to see him in concert: Saskatoon's SaskTel Centre July 14 and...

The 2017 SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival runs June 23 to July 2 at the Delta Bessborough gardens, the Broadway Theatre and the Bassment Club.

Sask. Jazz Fest releases 2017 lineup

By 650 CKOM March 17, 2017 - 12:25pm Updated: March 17, 2017 - 12:30pm

The SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival unveiled its lineup Friday.

Feist, Amanda Marshall and Walk off the Earth are among some of the acts who will play this year's...

Fans are being cautioned about buying tickets from scammers ahead of Ed Sheeran’s concert at SaskTel Centre on July 23, 2017.

Ed Sheeran seats a hot ticket for scalpers: province

By 650 CKOM March 16, 2017 - 12:52pm Updated: March 16, 2017 - 1:00pm

Scammers and scalpers are banking on making a quick buck off Ed Sheeran fans.

Saskatchewan’s Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority has flagged the musician’s upcoming...

Ed Sheeran will perform Jul. 23 at SaskTel Centre.

Ed Sheeran coming to Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM March 8, 2017 - 7:02am Updated: March 8, 2017 - 7:15am

Ed Sheeran is coming to Saskatoon.   The English singer-songwriter will play SaskTel Centre on July 23.

Sheeran is touring in support of his new album, Divide, released...

According to Jax Rosebush, 5, of Louisville, Ky. he and his best friend Reddy look exactly alike after getting matching haircuts.

Little boy's innocent haircut request sends powerful message

By 650 CKOM March 3, 2017 - 10:57am Updated: March 3, 2017 - 11:00am

A story about a little boy's haircut has blown up across the Internet this week.

It started with a Facebook post by Lydia Rosebush. The Louisville, Ky. mom wrote that...

Saskatoon paramedic Kimberly Cairns will be taking a crack at winning Masterchef Canada. This season premieres Mar. 2, 2017 on CTV.

Saskatoon woman makes debut on Masterchef Canada

By 650 CKOM March 2, 2017 - 2:04pm Updated: March 2, 2017 - 2:15pm

A local paramedic is trading her uniform for an apron on this year's season of Masterchef Canada.   Saskatoon's Kimberly Cairns is one of 24 contestants vying to be crowned...

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Tiny goalie dances way to viral video fame

By 650 CKOM March 1, 2017 - 1:41pm Updated: March 1, 2017 - 1:45pm

An eight-year-old Ontario boy has taken the Internet by storm.

A video of Noah Young dancing while playing goalie for the Novice AAA Brampton 45's has been viewed over 3...

According to  TMZ.com. country music superstar Garth Brooks gave vehicles to a pair of Edmonton fans who were the 5 millionth to buy tickets for his current world tour.

Garth Brooks reportedly gives 5 millionth fans SUV, truck in Edmonton

By 650 CKOM February 27, 2017 - 10:28am Updated: February 27, 2017 - 10:30am

Garth Brooks reportedly went full Oprah on a pair of fans ahead of a sold-out show in Edmonton.

Brooks played a 9-show run in Edmonton's Rodgers Centre from Feb. 17-25...

A photo of Saskatoon's Ryan Schultz (right) was used in a bit on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Friday.

Saskatoon man featured in joke on the Tonight Show

By 650 CKOM February 21, 2017 - 5:57am Updated: February 21, 2017 - 10:13am

A Saskatoon band is angling for a spot on U.S. late-night television thanks to a stroke of luck on Friday.   Rylan Schultz, singer and guitar player for the Pistolwhips, was...

Bella Arcand-Lafond, 11, threw the ceremonial first pitch before the Blue Jays played the Tampa Bay Rays in Toronto Aug. 9, 2016.

Muskeg Cree Nation girl throws first pitch for Blue Jays

By Bryan Eneas August 9, 2016 - 7:28pm Updated: August 10, 2016 - 6:33am

An 11-year-old girl from Muskeg Cree Nation threw the ceremonial first pitch before the Toronto Blue Jays took the field against the Tampa Bay Rays Tuesday night.