Saskatoon

Senior Deported, Faces Stoning

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.20.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - A 65-year-old woman working as a cook in Saskatoon has been deported to her native Pakistan, where her lawyer says her life could be in dang...

Donations Pour In To Give Terminal Cancer Patient Wedding Of Her Dreams

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.18.2014 | Canada Alberta

A Saskatoon woman with late-stage cancer will be getting the wedding of her dreams thanks to the help of an Edmonton start-up and donations from more ...

Could This Top Chef's Saskatoon Restaurant Be Canada's Best?

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 05.26.2014 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

Dale MacKay was the first winner of Top Chef Canada, he had established himself among Daniel Boulud's successful brigade of proteges, and he was living in Vancouver, a city in proximity to many of the exceptional products coveted by cooks. MacKay, though, opted for Saskatoon.

The Walter Scott Centre

Cole Hogan | Posted 04.26.2014 | Canada Alberta
Cole Hogan

Today I am announcing the launch of the Walter Scott Centre, a Saskatchewan focused think tank named after our first premier.

A Bylaw To Bully The Bullies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.13.2014 | Canada Living

SASKATOON - City council in Saskatoon has voted to proceed with a draft bylaw aimed at cracking down on bullies.The vote came at a Monday meeting wher...

Say Goodbye To Some Of Your Favourite British Foods

CBC | Posted 03.24.2014 | Canada Alberta

British food fans in Saskatoon are stocking up on products that are now considered illegal to sell. Brit Foods, a specialty store in the city, said ...

Taxpayers Pay For Holckey League Loss

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada Alberta

REGINA - The Saskatchewan government is taking a hit of about $668,000 on the Memorial Cup junior hockey championship held in Saskatoon last May.The p...

Man Chases His Car's Thieves By Taxi

CBC | Posted 03.15.2014 | Canada Alberta

A Saskatoon man who spotted his stolen car while riding to work by taxi succeeded in helping police get it back Sunday.  It started at 6:40 a.m. CS...

HANES: It Can't Be Underwear AND Hummus

CBC | Posted 02.19.2014 | Canada Alberta

A local hummus maker is facing off against a global clothing giant. Earlier this month, Yohannes Petros got a cease and desist letter from Hanes...

DEEP FREEZE

CBC | Posted 02.07.2014 | Canada

Most of the Prairies continues to be locked in a deep freeze, with a number of communities under wind chill warnings, including, Regina and Winnipeg. ...

Hockey Fans, Here's How We Can Stop Rogers From Robbing Us Blind

David Martin | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Business
David Martin

If most Canadians didn't hate Rogers before, they certainly will now after the telecommunications giant signed its 12-year, $5.2 billion dollar broadcast deal with the NHL. The long-term, multi-billion dollar agreement is effectively a giant thumb in the eye of the Canadian hockey fan.

November Legislature Recap

Cole Hogan | Posted 01.26.2014 | Canada Alberta
Cole Hogan

The Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan resumed sitting late last month, Members making the trek to Regina for the Third Session of the 27th Legislative Assembly.

WATCH: Terrifying Sounds Over Saskatoon

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.13.2013 | Canada Alberta

It resembles the sound of the mothership in Close Encounters of the Third Kind, or the snarl of a long-dead dinosaur crawling back out of the Earth's ...

Driver Dies, Passengers Live After Taxi Sinks

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.06.2013 | Canada Alberta

A Saskatoon taxi driver is dead after his cab hit a large slough and sank. According to CTV Saskatoon, the accident took place near Humblodt, Sask....

Probation For Woman Who Threw Baby In Trash

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2013 | Canada

SASKATOON - A Saskatoon woman has been sentenced to two years' probation after she put her newborn baby in a garbage container in 2010.The woman, who ...

Much Ado Over 'Merry Christmas' Bus Signs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - The Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission says there isn't enough evidence to move forward with a complaint against having "Merry Christmas...

Long Road Ahead for Broten's NDP

Cole Hogan | Posted 11.29.2013 | Canada Alberta
Cole Hogan

The Saskatchewan Party has launched a political advertisement against the new leader of the Saskatchewan NDP and Leader of the Official Opposition, Cam Broten. The advertisement attempts to tether Broten to the previous NDP leader, Dwain Lingenfelter, and to the party's 2011 First Nations resource revenue sharing policy.

Campus Pipe Ceremony Under Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.19.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - A controversy has erupted at the University of Saskatchewan over a traditional aboriginal pipe ceremony for which organizers asked women "...

How Police Used Pail, Stones And Tow Rope To Catch A Horse

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.28.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - A Saskatoon police officer has discovered that a farm background comes in handy on the job, especially when capturing four-legged vagabond...

Landlord Sued After Fire Death

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - A lawsuit has been filed against a Saskatoon landlord who is accused of leaving the batteries out of smoke detectors at one of his propert...

Armless Driver's Seatbelt Ticket Tossed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - A seatbelt ticket given to a Saskatchewan driver with no arms has been tossed out of court.Brent Little, a lawyer representing Steve Simon...

Top 5 Canadian Cities for Entrepreneurs

Getty Images | Posted 07.22.2013 | Canada Living

If you're an entrepreneur who's willing to relocate, go west. Prairie cities offer the most benefits to budding businesses, according to a study by th...

LOOK: Cabin Built Almost Completely From Kijiji Finds

CP | Bre McAdam, CKOM, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

SASKATOON - A log cabin perched beside a lake northeast of Saskatoon may look typical, but its back story makes it anything but ordinary.A bookshelf s...

Teen's Assault Video Posted Online

CBC | Posted 07.29.2013 | Canada Alberta

A Saskatoon woman whose daughter's beating was put on Facebook is expressing frustration about how difficult it can be to get such videos deleted. ...

WATCH: Singer Mangles Anthem At Memorial Cup

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.19.2013 | Canada Alberta

The next time Memorial Cup organizers are looking for an anthem singer, they might want to find one who can remember all the lyrics. Saskatoon sing...