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Rescue technicians from Warman on scene after a pickup truck fell through the ice at the Clarkboro ferry crossing on March 26, 2017.

Thin ice: Sask. drivers warned after truck falls into river

By 650 CKOM March 27, 2017 - 12:13pm Updated: March 27, 2017 - 4:18pm

People are being warned about driving over ice after a truck fell through at a popular crossing north of Saskatoon.  

Warman Fire Rescue got a call around 7:30 a.m....

Members of the Saskatoon Fire Department hazmat team respond to a suspicious package call at 211 4th Avenue South on March 27, 2017.

2 suspicious package calls in Saskatoon deemed non-hazardous

By 650 CKOM March 27, 2017 - 11:29am Updated: March 29, 2017 - 2:17pm

Emergency crews responded to back-to-back suspicious package calls in Saskatoon Monday.

Police, fire and hazmat teams were first called a downtown office building at 211...

Emergency crews responded after white powder was delivered to Buena Vista School on Thursday.

White powder delivered to Saskatoon school

By 650 CKOM March 23, 2017 - 2:25pm Updated: March 23, 2017 - 2:30pm

Emergency crews responded Thursday after mysterious white powder was delivered to a Saskatoon elementary school.

Parents told 650 CKOM that they got messages informing...

RCMP find body in wake of house fire in Hudson Bay

By 650 CKOM March 17, 2017 - 11:29am Updated: March 17, 2017 - 11:30am

Saskatchewan RCMP say a man has died in a mobile home fire in the community of Hudson Bay.

Police went to the scene around 3:30 a.m., alongside the Hudson Bay Fire...

A screenshot from a video posted to Facebook of the Syncrude fire on March 14, 2017.

Syncrude responding to fire at upgrader at oilsands site in northern Alta.

By The Canadian Press March 14, 2017 - 4:30pm Updated: March 14, 2017 - 10:20pm

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. — One worker was injured in an explosion and fire at a Syncrude Canada oilsands site in northern Alberta on Tuesday.

By the evening, Syncrude had...

Saskatoon firefighters responded to a blaze at 201 Avenue J North Sunday evening.

Crews handle fire at Westmount home

By 650 CKOM March 13, 2017 - 7:35am Updated: March 13, 2017 - 7:45am

Saskatoon firefighters were called out to a blaze at a home in the Westmount neighbourhood.

Crews arrived at 201 Avenue J North shortly after 6:15 p.m. to find smoke...

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Crews battle stubborn fire in Regina's Travellers Building

By Jessika Guse March 8, 2017 - 2:23am Updated: March 8, 2017 - 7:25am

A blaze broke out in the Travellers Building on Broad Street around 9:55 p.m. Tuesday night.

Regina Fire and Protective Services responded with at least five fire trucks...

Members of the Loon Lake RCMP detachment saved two people from a burning home on the Makwa Sahgaie

RCMP save two from house fire on N. Sask. First Nation

By paNOW staff March 3, 2017 - 8:25am Updated: March 3, 2017 - 8:30am

Loon Lake RCMP risked their lives to save those of two others; including one man who had to be rescued twice. 

Police responded to a potential assault call at a...

Saskatoon firefighters put out a garage fire around 1:40 a.m. Friday.

Crews called out to early morning garage fire in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM February 24, 2017 - 7:35am Updated: February 24, 2017 - 7:45am

The Saskatoon Fire Department responded to a garage fire early Friday morning.

Firefighters were dispatched to 133 Rossmo Road around 1:40 a.m. They arrived to  find...

2nd Saskatoon restaurant shuts down in wake of Bonanza fire

By 650 CKOM February 23, 2017 - 2:45pm Updated: February 23, 2017 - 3:00pm

Another Saskatoon restaurant is reeling after a fire destroyed the Bonanza Steakhouse on 8th Street earlier this week.

H&M Dumpling House is located in the same...

The Bonanza Steakhouse on 8th Street in Saskatoon on Feb. 22, 2017 after fire ripped through the business the night before.

Bonanza owner hopes to rebuild after fire guts Saskatoon restaurant

By 650 CKOM February 22, 2017 - 2:12pm Updated: February 22, 2017 - 5:24pm

A restaurant that’s stood on 8th Street for 45 years is now a shell of its former self.   Fire inspectors and insurance personnel sifted through the charred remains of Bonanza...

Firefighters working on a blaze at Bonanza on 8th Street in Saskatoon.

Fire at Bonanza in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM February 21, 2017 - 11:28pm Updated: February 21, 2017 - 11:30pm

Fire crews were on scene late Tuesday night after a blaze broke out in a Saskatoon Restaurant.

It happened at the Bonanza on 8th Street, smoke could be seen billowing...