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Saskatchewan NDP leader Ryan Meili addresses the crowd gathered at the Saskatchewan NDP annual convention on Oct. 13, 2018.
Saskatchewan NDP leader Ryan Meili addresses the crowd gathered at the Saskatchewan NDP annual convention on Oct. 13, 2018. Keenan Sorokan/650 CKOM

Dream and deliver: NDP’s Meili unveils new energy program

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October 15, 2018 - 6:08am

“We dream, and we deliver.”

Those were the words that Ryan Meili echoed plenty of times during his nearly 40-minute speech to party members at the Saskatchewan NDP convention in Saskatoon Saturday.

Metis elder Norman Fleury speaks alongside University of Saskatchewan vice president Debra Pozega Osburn and president Peter Stoicheff during a ceremony on Oct. 10, 2018.
Metis elder Norman Fleury speaks alongside University of Saskatchewan vice president Debra Pozega Osburn and president Peter Stoicheff during a ceremony on Oct. 10, 2018. Chris Vandenbreekel/650 CKOM

U of S making ‘Indigenization’ a top priority in 7-year plan

By 650 CKOM
October 11, 2018 - 6:31am

The University of Saskatchewan is aiming to “Indigenize” their campus and operations while also becoming the university the world needs.

Mark Matthews tallied six assists to break the NLL record for most assists in a season with 84 as he powered the Saskatchewan Rush to an 11-10 victory over the Calgary Roughnecks on April 28, 2018.
Mark Matthews tallied six assists to break the NLL record for most assists in a season with 84 as he powered the Saskatchewan Rush to an 11-10 victory over the Calgary Roughnecks on April 28, 2018. Saskatchewan Rush/ Twitter

Matthews breaks record, polishes career year in Rush win

By 650 CKOM
April 29, 2018 - 8:37am

“I guess it’s kind of cool.”

“I could care less.”

Those aren’t typical responses for an athlete that breaks records and wins a scoring race, but for Saskatchewan Rush forward Mark Matthews, those lines will do just fine.

Colin Sutherland, 54, was found dead in a Saskatoon apartment on April 1, 2018.
Colin Sutherland, 54, was found dead in a Saskatoon apartment on April 1, 2018. Submitted Photo

Murder charge laid in Easter Sunday death in Saskatoon

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April 3, 2018 - 6:55am

The death of a 54-year-old man in downtown Saskatoon on Easter Sunday is now a homicide, the city’s third of the year.

Saskatoon police announced late Monday night that a 30-year-old woman has been charged with second degree murder in connection to the death.

Annakah Ratt, 15, was part of Team Saskatchewan's women's box lacrosse team at the 2017 North American Indigenous Games in Toronto. (Annakah Ratt/Facebook)
Annakah Ratt, 15, was part of Team Saskatchewan's women's box lacrosse team at the 2017 North American Indigenous Games in Toronto. (Annakah Ratt/Facebook) Annakah Ratt/Facebook

Women’s lacrosse NAIG inclusion ‘amazing’ for Sask. teen

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July 29, 2017 - 9:04am

Saskatchewan girls made history at the 2017 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) as they were among the first to compete in the new 19 and under women’s Box Lacrosse category.

Police said they looked at the driver's smart phone, which showed texting had occurred at the time of the crash.
Police said they looked at the driver's smart phone, which showed texting had occurred at the time of the crash. File photo/paNOW Staff

18-year-old charged with texting and driving after car flips on roof in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM
December 30, 2016 - 7:01am

An 18-year-old man has been charged with texting while driving after a car hit a concrete barrier and flipped on its roof.

The crash happened westbound on 22nd Street at Fairmont Drive around 4:20 a.m. Thursday.

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