Saskatoon News

Over 5000 people marched in Saskatoon's Pride parade on June. 24, 2017.

Record setting year for Saskatoon Pride parade

By JT Marshall June 24, 2017 - 5:27pm Updated: June 24, 2017 - 5:30pm

Thousands marched in the Saskatoon Pride Parade Saturday and broke records in the process.

Over 10,000 people lined the downtown streets to watch the more than 5,000...

Fans sang along as Amanda Marshall performed at the Bessborough Gardens June 23, 2017, to kick off Jazz Fest.

Amanda Marshall rocks Saskatoon for first time in 20 years

By JT Marshall June 24, 2017 - 10:55am Updated: June 24, 2017 - 11:00am

Canadian pop-rock singer Amanda Marshall sang her heart out to kick off opening night of the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival.

The sold out show of 3,500 people could...

The 2017 Saskatoon Pride Parade is scheduled to run from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. June 24, 2017.

Traffic restrictions in place for Pride Parade

By 650 CKOM June 24, 2017 - 7:07am Updated: June 24, 2017 - 7:15am

With thousands of people expected to line the streets of downtown Saskatoon Saturday for the Pride Parade parking and traffic restrictions will be in effect.

From 12 p.m...

Optimist Hill at Diefenbaker Park is set to be expanded 30 feet to allow it to become an affordable ski hill for Saskatoon families.

Co-op donates $150K towards Diefenbaker Park ski hill

By 650 CKOM June 20, 2017 - 7:13pm Updated: June 20, 2017 - 7:15pm

While most of the city is enjoying the start of summer, the Saskatoon Optimist Club is already thinking about winter after a big donation towards it ski hill project.  ...

Regan Wilson is the ninth student from Saskatoon, and first from her school, to receive the Schulich Leaders scholarship.

Saskatoon student lands competitive $100K scholarship

By Chris Vandenbreekel June 20, 2017 - 12:10pm Updated: June 20, 2017 - 12:15pm

A soon-to-be high school graduate in Saskatoon is still trying to find the words after receiving a prestigious national scholarship towards her post-secondary education.

Legendary NHL coach William “Scotty” Bowman accepted the Order of Hockey in Canada in Saskatoon on June 19, 2017.

NHL coach 'Scotty' Bowman among Order of Hockey recipients

By 650 CKOM June 19, 2017 - 3:34pm Updated: June 19, 2017 - 3:34pm

Outstanding contributors to hockey in Canada were honoured in Saskatoon Monday.

The city is hosting the 14th annual Hockey Canada Gala and Golf event running June 19-20...

Nearly 100 students gathered around the locker of 16-year-old Lauren Spence on June 13, 2017 to protest attempts to remove the crash victims memorial.

Students rally to preserve crash victim's locker memorial

By Chris Vandenbreekel June 13, 2017 - 7:38pm Updated: June 13, 2017 - 7:45pm

A locker memorial for a Saskatoon teen killed in an Alberta car crash will stay up until Friday according to Saskatoon Public Schools.   Students at Marion M. Graham Collegiate...

RCMP say a 16-year-old girl died after a crash west of Drumheller, Alta.

Sask. teen killed in Alberta crash

By 650 CKOM June 11, 2017 - 4:54pm Updated: June 11, 2017 - 5:00pm

A teenager from Saskatoon was killed in a crash northeast of Calgary, Alta. on Friday.

Alberta RCMP say two vehicles collided on a stretch of Highway 21, about 50-...

Camp Dundurn was the Snowbirds first stop on the airshow circuit after two weeks of intensive training.

Snowbirds fly again at Canada Remembers Armed Forces Day

By JT Marshall June 11, 2017 - 11:33am Updated: June 11, 2017 - 12:00pm

The Snowbirds didn't miss a beat Saturday during the Canada Remembers Armed Forces Day at Camp Dundurn.

It was the first show back for the team based at 15 Wing Moose...

Saskatoon police have a 31-year-old man in custody after a traffic stop and incident on 8th Street East June 10, 2017.

Police use taser in Saskatoon arrest

By 650 CKOM June 11, 2017 - 10:35am Updated: June 11, 2017 - 10:45am

A traffic stop on the 2300 block of 8th Street East Saturday night ended with an officer assaulted and a 31-year-old man tased.

According to police, after a vehicle was...

Shane Pattison leaves Saskatoon Court of Queen's Bench on Aug. 17, 2012.

Sask. man pleads guilty to over 40 child porn charges

By CKOM News June 9, 2017 - 11:26am Updated: June 9, 2017 - 12:02pm

A man from Marshall has pleaded guilty to over 40 child pornography charges.   Shane Dale Pattison, 27, entered guilty pleas at Saskatoon Court of Queen’s Bench on Friday....

Blacklegged ticks, or deer ticks, are the main carriers of Borrelia bacteria, which causes Lyme disease.

Saskatoon man shares terrifying ordeal with Lyme disease

By Chris Carr June 7, 2017 - 4:49pm Updated: June 7, 2017 - 5:00pm

Triant Stuart believes he contracted Lyme disease after being bitten by a tick at a Saskatoon golf course.

The first symptoms started appearing in 2015, but it would be...