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Environment Canada has issued a winter weather warning for the City of Saskatoon.

11/17/2015 12:40:41 AM

Councillors voted 8-2 on Monday to change the name and narrow the scope of the executive committee to avoid duplication of items with council meetings and unwieldily long sittings.

11/17/2015 2:00:08 AM

A 21-year-old man charged with committing 10 armed robberies in Saskatoon will remain in custody. Christopher James Seed made his first court appearance Monday, where the long list of charges was read out to him. He allegedly robbed 10 businesses in the city between Oct. 31 and Nov. 13, all wearing a mask and carrying a BB gun. According […]

11/16/2015 4:14:28 PM

Mayor Atchison has asked that all flags on Saskatoon’s civic facilities be flown at half-staff in the wake of the Paris terrorist attack on Friday that killed at least 129 people and injured over 350.

11/16/2015 4:06:59 PM

An extended dry spell next spring and summer could severely limit crop production in Saskatchewan, according to the Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan (APAS). Norm Hall, president of APAS, explained Friday that soil saturation and high levels of groundwater from previous years accommodated for the lack of rainfall and helped farmers produce crops this year. […]

11/16/2015 10:10:24 AM

The Saskatoon Anti-Poverty Coalition has started a campaign that calls for a living wage in Saskatoon. According to a study done for the group, a living wage for a family of four with two working members is $16.77 an hour.

11/18/2015 6:08:12 PM

Horoscopes by Holiday Maybe it doesn’t feel like you’ve worked hard, but if you’ve worked consistently for hundreds of days, that counts! Steady determination may be the hardest of work of all. Showing up time after time is the kind of work that will pay off under the Capricorn moon. Whatever you’ve done, give yourself […]

11/16/2015 10:08:51 AM

Overcast with a high of 4 C is forecasted for Saskatoon today.

11/16/2015 6:09:38 AM

A forum dedicated to First Nations-led power-generation projects promises to underscore the importance of moving away from traditional power sources and toward renewables, according to its organizers.

11/13/2015 10:10:20 PM

Saskatchewan premier Brad Wall has condemned the recent terror attacks in Paris and called for Canada to continue offering air support in the fight against ISIS.

11/14/2015 1:41:54 PM