Saskatchewan

Hauk and Hanson Bahnuik show off their long hair during a visit to Power 99.
Hauk and Hanson Bahnuik show off their long hair during a visit to Power 99. Britney Kuchirka

Canwood twins to cut hair for rink repair

By Sarah Wallace
January 15, 2017 - 12:00pm

Twins Hauk and Hanson Bahnuik are doing something great for their community.

The 10-year-old twins from Canwood, Sask. are not only growing out their hair for cancer. They are also raising money to help support the Canwood Skating Rink where they play for the Canwood Canucks.

Kevin Tank and Kelly Klus, centre, surrounded by family at a cheque presentation for their $1-million lottery win on Jan. 13, 2017.
Kevin Tank and Kelly Klus, centre, surrounded by family at a cheque presentation for their $1-million lottery win on Jan. 13, 2017. Sarah Mills/CJME News Staff

Melville couple win $1M on scratch ticket

By CKOM News Staff
January 13, 2017 - 4:14pm

The New Year took a quick turn for the better for one Melville couple.

Kelly Klus was settling in for the evening on Jan.1 and started playing a Western Millions Scratch N’ Win ticket while her partner, Kevin Tank, chose a movie.

In December, the provincial government announced a six-member panel will consult the public on the Dan Perrins' K-12 governance options report.
In December, the provincial government announced a six-member panel will consult the public on the Dan Perrins' K-12 governance options report. Canadian Press

Concern over potential changes to how Sask. schools are governed

By Chris Carr/CKOM News Staff
January 13, 2017 - 10:50am

The provincial government has asked for feedback on how schools should be governed in Saskatchewan – and it's getting an earful.

Michelle Gustafson is the chair of the student community council at College Park School in Lloydminster.

Rudy Kishayinew's body was found Jan. 1, hours after friends say she was forced out of St. Paul's Hospital.
Rudy Kishayinew's body was found Jan. 1, hours after friends say she was forced out of St. Paul's Hospital. Rudy Kishayinew/Facebook

Friends question circumstances around New Year's death

By Chris Vandenbreekel/CKOM News Staff
January 13, 2017 - 7:17am

Questions are still swirling around the death of a 22-year-old Indigenous woman that was deemed unsuspicious by Saskatoon police.

Friends say Rudy Lynn Kishayinew was seeking shelter from the cold at St. Paul's hospital in the early hours of New Year's Day with a friend.

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