Saskatoon News

Saskatoon food trucks will be allowed to operate next to municipal parks through a 2017 pilot project.

Food trucks expand reach through Saskatoon pilot project

By Chris Vandenbreekel April 26, 2017 - 4:37pm Updated: April 26, 2017 - 4:45pm

Saskatoon food trucks are set to explore new territory this season.

City council approved a pilot project Monday to allow food trucks and trailers to operate next to...

An attempted armed robbery April 25, 2017 has police looking for one woman.

Police seek woman in attempted armed robbery

By 650 CKOM April 25, 2017 - 8:13pm Updated: April 25, 2017 - 8:15pm

An attempted armed robbery at a business on 22nd Street West has police on the lookout for one woman.

According to police, a women went into a business on the 2400 block...

Saskatoon Mayor Charlie Clark was one of more than 700 people who visited the mosque at Copland Crescent on Apr. 22, 2017.

Mosque welcomes hundreds of people for Saskatoon open house

By JT Marshall April 23, 2017 - 12:54pm Updated: April 23, 2017 - 1:00pm

Hundreds of people showed up at a mosque open house in Saskatoon Saturday to learn more about Islam.

The Islamic Association of Saskatchewan welcomed more than 700...

A crash on Circle Drive East at the Preston Avenue overpass left one person dead April 23, 2017.

1 person killed in Circle Drive crash

By 650 CKOM April 23, 2017 - 8:18am Updated: April 23, 2017 - 9:56am

A single vehicle crash early Sunday morning killed one person.

Around 3:30 a.m. Saskatoon police were called to Circle Drive East at the Preston Avenue overpass where a...

Steven Schmidt (LEFT), 26, and Spencer Nikkel (Right), 24, launched a new designated driver service in Saskatoon April 17, 2017 .

New DD company hopes to curb high Sask. impaired rates

By JT Marshall April 22, 2017 - 1:32pm Updated: April 24, 2017 - 11:19am

When entrepreneurs Steven Schmidt and Spencer Nikkel met at Bethany College six years ago, they never thought they'd go into business together.

Now Schmidt, 26, and...

Two 19-year-olds face a robbery charge after an incident April 21, 2017 on the 600 block of Spadina Cres.

2 people charged in Saskatoon robbery

By 650 CKOM April 22, 2017 - 8:47am Updated: April 22, 2017 - 9:00am

A robbery near Bessborough Gardens has a man, 19 and woman, 19 facing robbery charges.

According to police, the pair approached a man on the 600 block of Spadina...

Saskatoon police are looking for two women and a man after a pair of armed robberies April 18, 2018.

Police look for 3 suspects in a pair of armed robberies

By 650 CKOM April 18, 2017 - 9:57pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 10:15pm

Armed robberies at opposite ends of Saskatoon Tuesday night have police looking for two women and a man.

The first incident was just after 8 p.m. at a business on the...

A man,27, was sprayed with bear mace outside a 22nd Street W business April 18, 2017.

Search for suspects in Saskatoon bear spray attack

By 650 CKOM April 18, 2017 - 8:35pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 8:45pm

Saskatoon police are on the lookout for suspects in an assault Tuesday on the 2400 block of 22nd Street West.

Around 5:30 p.m. police responded to a store in the area...

Evidence against the Fallen Saints motorcycle club displayed by Saskatoon police following a series of raids in early 2015.

Notorious woman-beater in court on Project Forseti charges

By Bryn Levy April 18, 2017 - 7:40pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 7:45pm

Clinton McLaughlin may be familiar to many in Saskatoon.   His name and picture were widely distributed over the May long weekend in 2014, when he abducted and savagely...

The Dress owner Jordan Rothery said the Saskatoon store is changing to an appointment-only model, but those who purchased goods before the silent switch say they’ve been left in the dark.

Bridal shop bust: how to protect against failing business

By 650 CKOM April 18, 2017 - 7:33pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 7:45pm

It’s almost as though history is repeating itself.

Last June, Champagne Bridal in downtown Saskatoon shut its doors and effectively shut out dozens of brides from...

Jordyn Rothery, owner of The Dress, says the gown shop is shifting to an appointment-only business.

'Nothing sketchy:' The Dress owner says business still open

By Chris Vandenbreekel April 18, 2017 - 1:59pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 2:00pm

The owner of The Dress says the Saskatoon gown shop isn't closing.

Jordyn Rothery clarified the situation surrounding the business after customers said they had been...

King, 40, went missing near her farm in Herschel, Sask. in August 2011. Her vehicle and body would later be discovered in separate areas near the Saskatchewan community.

Preliminary hearing starts for accused in Carol King death

By 650 CKOM April 18, 2017 - 10:34am Updated: April 18, 2017 - 10:45am

The man accused of murder in a long-running cold case was in Saskatoon court Tuesday. 

Joseph David Cassie is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Carol King...