Thursday, April 25th, 2013 17:59
University Council met again today for the second time this year. On top of the motions passed at today’s meeting (which I will get to later), two important issues were...
Monday, April 22nd, 2013 12:25
Photos by Arthur Ward.
Sunday, April 21st, 2013 21:10
All the Juno festivities are wrapping up now. We’ve been at the Brandt Centre all day asking the dreaded “Who are you wearing?”, taking selfies with the artists, and...
Sunday, April 21st, 2013 12:19
Friday and Saturday were the most important parts of all the Juno shenanigans–actual live music. Junofest showcased a wide array of great musical acts from all over Canada, with a...
Saturday, April 20th, 2013 15:58
JUNO CUP 2013 in Moose Jaw!
Thursday, March 28th, 2013 07:35
University must slash millions from 2013-14 budget
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 20:35
Four Saskatchewan youths are enjoying a bit of recognition for some of their exceptional accomplishments.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 19:31
A school in Duck Lake is celebrating a rare accomplishment — everyone who started their Grade 12 school year is graduating.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 19:24
The RCMP should amend its code of conduct to explicitly define and prohibit harassment, a Senate committee is recommending in a newly tabled report.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 19:24
The Sheepdogs, Rah Rah, Donny Parenteau are among the nominees announced Tuesday for The Western Canadian Music Awards nominations.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 19:18
Police in Saskatoon are looking for help to find a missing 91-year-old woman.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 15:30
Regina Water Watch, the group pushing for a referendum on the city's new wastewater treatment plant may have enough signatures to require a referendum, although they are still collecting names.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 19:26
The Saskatchewan government has denied a request from Regina’s city hall that, if granted, would have forced opponents of a partly privately financed wastewater plant to dig deeper for support they need to put the plan to a …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 16:32
A 23-year-old Regina man has died and another injured from a two-vehicle traffic accident on Tuesday morning on Highway 1, just east of Balgonie. White Butte RCMP say both vehicles – a gravel and pickup truck – were traveling …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 16:31
Saskatchewan Businesses are being asked to show their Rider pride by decorating – if they haven’t already – their stores with green and white for the Grey Cup. The 101st Grey Cup Festival committee is selling …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 13:58
Help is on the way to alleviate increasingly congested traffic in Regina’s east end as the city grows rapidly, though it will come with a hefty price tag. A bypass around traffic on east Victoria Avenue and other heavily-travelled …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 11:07
A multi-venue festival in Regina is bringing together local talent and bands on route to Calgary’s larger Sled Island festival for a one-night event. Emily Ritenburg, an independent music promoter and the co-ordinator of …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 22:53
Premier Brad Wall says Saskatchewan and other provinces should act more like the collective energy “superpower” that Canada is, and find ways to improve the transfer and transmission of oil and hydro-electricity. At a meeting of …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 20:05
Saskatoon may soon have another tool to inform residents about emergency situations. The city’s planning and operations committee voted Monday to recommend city council approve spending roughly $36,000 on a new emergency mass …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 19:57
Spray painted onto garages, buildings and fences, gang graffiti can be easily found in Saskatoon’s west side and with the arrival of warm weather police say the territorial markings are becoming more prevalent. Detective Constable, …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 13:56
The Bridge City is becoming a conference hotspot and Tourism Saskatoon says it’s no coincidence. Todd Brandt, president and CEO of Tourism Saskatoon said although it’s hard to track how many conferences are coming to the city …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 17:37
Jeff Yausie, head coach of the Saskatoon Valkyries, will lead Team Canada at the upcoming International Federation of American Football (IFAF) Women’s World Championship — and he’s taking many Saskatchewan players with …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 15:20
A 35-year-old man charged with the death of 23-year-old conservation officer, Justin Knackstedt, is remorseful said his lawyer. Blaine Thomas Taypotat who allegedly hit Knackstedt while fleeing police on Highway 11 on May 31, made a brief …
Sunday, June 16th, 2013 16:47
Saskatoon’s first annual Walk Now for Autism Speaks is being heralded a success with roughly 600 people coming out to Kiwanis Park Sunday morning to show support. “I’m just feeling a lot of hope and I am very happy as …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 11:59
Rah Rah, The Sheepdogs among top contenders for WCMAs The nominees for the 2013 Western Canadian Music Awards have been announced, with many Saskatchewan artists among those nominated. The 2013 Western Canadian Music Award Winners are set …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 09:00
MoSo-goers light up Twitter throughout the weekend with festival picks Yesterday, Ominocity published our Top 12 Moments of MoSoFest. But that experience was just a drop in the bucket – the beauty of a multi-venue festival is …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 18:35
MONDAY, JUNE 17 - The Karpinka Brothers, Hi-Static, Young Benjamins, Bass Invaders, Nodding Donkey at Lydia’s TUESDAY, JUNE 18 - Riff Raff at Louis’ - Pick a Piper and Body Lvl at Vangelis WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19 - The Besnard …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 09:00
MoSoFest 2013 is an unequivocal success. Again It may have been a rainy, drizzly mess all weekend, but the dreary weather didn’t seem to deter anyone from attending this year’s MoSoFest. Many of the shows, including the …
Friday, June 14th, 2013 09:15
If you are a band you might not want to Tweet “Come see us tonight is you want to see us at all” Editor’s Note – The following is part six of many previews on Ominocity’s upcoming sponsored MoSoFest showcase. …
Thursday, June 13th, 2013 10:42
he 2013 Polaris Prize short list to be announced on July 16 The Polaris Prize unveiled their 2013 Long List, and among the 40 artists was Regina’s Rah Rah for their album The Poet’s Dead. Kudos, congrats and lets all have a …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 13:34
While high school graduation is a proud moment for most young people, for students at Swift Current's Maverick High School, it's a chance to reflect on all that they have overcome to achieve that milestone. This year's graduation was held …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 09:05
Saskatchewan is moving forward in efforts to monitor its upland game bird population. The seven species to be monitored in the review are the gray partridge, ring-necked pheasant, ruffed grouse, spruce grouse, willow ptarmigan, rock …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 15:27
Community Futures Beautification returns this summer for 13 communities in Southwest Saskatchewan. Based on the overwhelming support in past years with the selected communities, Community Futures Southwest is implementing the Community …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 12:34
Here are some facts you should know about this year's Frontier Days: General Admission: Adults/Students: $5.00, Children 10 & under: FREE for everything Pancake Breakfast : Thursday, June 27, 7:00a.m.-10:30a.m. at Market Square …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 11:13
Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart and Environment Minister Ken Cheveldayoff have jointly proclaimed June 16-22, Saskatchewan's 15th Annual Native Prairie Appreciation Week. Native Prairie Appreciation Week is supported by the Saskatchewan …
Friday, June 14th, 2013 12:51
There are many activities to look forward to at the historic Doc’s Town in Swift Current this summer, including a number of new social activities on Fridays. The heritage village at Kinetic Exhibition Park provides a glimpse into …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 18:49
When they first viewed a century-old house in Prince Albert they had no intention on moving to Prince Albert, but after they saw it there was no other option.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 18:20
Some hot deals are available for the next few days as a giant province-wide online auction continues. The event, sponsored by the Prince Albert Daily Herald, Rural Roots and the other seven papers in Transcontinental’s Saskatchewan …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 18:01
TORONTO - Alice Munro has won this year's Trillium Book Award in English-language for "Dear Life: Stories," a collection of tales set in the countryside and towns around Lake Huron. The Trillium Book Award in French-language went to Paul …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 17:48
Congregants at Calvary United Church brought their pets along for Sunday worship this week as the church held its annual Blessing of the Beasts ceremony.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 17:35
MAPLE, Ont. - The Great One firmly believes the NHL will return to Quebec City. The Quebec capital has been without an NHL franchise since the Nordiques left in 1995. But hockey legend Wayne Gretzky said Tuesday his gut feeling is that …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 17:20
Delving into a hornet’s nest of debate surrounding the naming of city streets, the city’s elected officials are putting a policy on ice for the time being.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 17:47
paNOW Staff Starting Wednesday, the City of Prince Albert rolls out its dust suppression program across the city. The city will be using a new product this year to control the dust on its un-paved streets in the West Flat neighborhood. …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 16:53
paNOW Staff For the remainder of 2013 the City of Prince Albert plans to name all new streets after veterans. Under the new guidelines, the city would use the names on the veterans list in alphabetical order. The existing pre-approved list …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 12:17
By Thia James paNOW Staff The City of Prince Albert is extending the payment deadline to the fall for commercial property owners who saw their taxes increase. City council made the decision just before the regular executive committee …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 06:47
By Thia James paNOW Staff The City of Prince Albert will not be using information gleaned from global positioning system-enabled devices to track its employees, according to the city manager. As a new policy governing city …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 06:33
paNOW Staff Starting Tuesday morning, there will be some restrictions on a high-traffic road in Prince Albert. Sixth Avenue East from 15th to 20th Street East will be undergoing necessary service repairs, and traffic will be reduced to one …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 20:17
paNOW Staff Asphalt repairs will reduce traffic on the Diefenbaker Bridge down to one northbound lane Tuesday morning. The lane restrictions will begin at 9 a.m. and the work is expected to be completed by the end of the day. Drivers are …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 18:18
Un groupe de citoyens de Regina qui souhaite la tenue d'un référendum sur la nouvelle usine de traitement des eaux usées pourrait avoir obtenu suffisamment de signatures pour une telle consultation.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 16:59
LaFédération des communautés francophones et acadienne du Canada (FCFAC) défend l'utilisation defonds destinés à renforcer les communautés de langue officielle minoritaire pour enseigner l'anglais aux …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 16:04
Au lendemain de l’invitation par l'Union nationale métisse Saint-Joseph du Manitoba à une annonce vendredi sur le retour de la cloche de Batoche, les réactions vont bon train.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 15:35
Le budget du conseil scolaire des écoles catholiques de Saskatoon approuvé lundi donne son feu vert à un programme d'immersion française et une nouvelle classe de prématernelle.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 13:20
Le gouvernement de la Saskatchewan a donné mardi son feu vert à la construction d'un nouveau tronçon d'autoroute qui contournera Regina en passant par le sud de la capitale.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 12:29
La Fédération des nations indiennes de la Saskatchewan (FSIN) déplore le manque de moyens accordés aux écoles dans les réserves.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 13:07
Prime Minister Stephen Harper sidestepped a question Tuesday over whether it was appropriate for his taxpayer-funded office to be distributing documents to media about paid speeches Justin Trudeau made before he was elected to Parliament.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 11:12
Los Angeles police say Justin Bieber struck a pedestrian with his car in Hollywood, but there was no crime and the injuries aren't life-threatening.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 11:00
Members of the White Butte RCMP Detachment along with Regina EMS and the Balgonie Fire Department are attending to a two vehicle traffic collision in the westbound lanes of Highway 1 at the turnoff to St Joseph's colony just east of …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 10:14
Motorists who experience the bottleneck traffic congestion on Victoria Avenue East have reason to celebrate.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 09:51
Cast your vote in the Leader-Post's latest readers' poll.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 09:30
KABUL - In a major breakthrough, the Taliban and the U.S. announced Tuesday that they will hold talks on finding a political solution to ending nearly 12 years of war in Afghanistan as the Islamic militant movement opened an office in …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 19:46
Date: June 18, 2013 7:46 PM Release Number: 2013391 Released by: S/Sgt. Dave McKenzie Occurrence Number: 2013-54983 UPDATE- Missing person found. Original Release Number 2013-0390 Ms. Kieu Mac has been …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 13:11
Date: June 18, 2013 1:11 PM Release Number: 2013389 Released by: Kelsie Fraser Occurrence Number: 13-54548 The Saskatoon Police Collision Analyst Unit was called out yesterday evening to investigate a …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 08:32
Date: June 18, 2013 8:32 AM Release Number: 2013388 Released by: Kelsie Fraser Occurrence Number: 13-53221 The subject of a missing person investigation has been located. Paris Bugler, 12, was last seen …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 23:36
Date: June 17, 2013 11:36 PM Release Number: 2013387 Released by: S/Sgt. Dave McKenzie Occurrence Number: 2013-54506 Saskatoon Police are requesting public assistance in locating a missing 23-year-old man. …
Monday, June 17th, 2013 11:24
Date: June 17, 2013 11:24 AM Release Number: 2013384 Released by: Alyson Edwards An 18 year old Onion Lake man is facing approximately nine charges following a report of a stolen vehicle, a criminal pursuit and an …
Sunday, June 16th, 2013 13:16
Date: June 16, 2013 1:16 PM Release Number: 2013383 Released by: S/Sgt. Dave McKenzie Occurrence Number: 2013-53795 UPDATE- Media release 2013-0381. The subject of a missing persons investigation has been …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 15:33
The Sheepdogs were among the Saskatchewan artists recognized when nominations for the 2013 Western Canadian Music Awards were announced.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 15:14
LOUGH ERNE, Northern Ireland — Prime Minister Stephen Harper got a private audience with U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday on the sidelines of the G8 summit, where he raised the sticky issue of the Keystone XL oilsands pipeline. …
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 14:08
The Transportation Safety Board will not conduct a formal investigation into a fatal plane crash at Cameron McIntosh Airport in North Battleford.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 11:42
Check out some pictures of the headliners performing on the TD Main Stage at Bessborough Gardens in Saskatoon during the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, June 21-30.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 07:37
Sal Sunseri is a former all-American linebacker and ex-NFL draft pick who has assembled a long and impressive resume as a defensive coach in the NCAA.
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 07:35
An increase in provincial funding will allow Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools to hire more than 52 new staff, buy new computers, and catch up with some delayed maintenance work.
Tuesday, June 11th, 2013 14:00
Blood: It’s in you to give unless you’re gay
Tuesday, June 11th, 2013 10:00
Fast & Furious 6 shows no signs of slowing down
Monday, June 10th, 2013 19:00
Athletes can’t hide behind a jersey
Monday, June 10th, 2013 17:00
King crazy: Atchison versus Ford
Monday, June 10th, 2013 14:52
Daft Punk breathes life into electronica
Sunday, June 9th, 2013 15:44
Erica Gavel puts Erica Gavel puts new spin on her dreamsnew spin on her dreams