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‘A full circle since the crash’: Families reflect on anniversary of Humboldt Broncos tragedy

Saturday, April 6th, 2019
Humboldt crash site

Today marks the first anniversary of the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash. Families and the public will gather together for a memorial at the hockey arena in Humboldt, Sask., hoping to move forward.

My son was a Humboldt Bronco. I honour his memory by trying to make my community better

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019
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On April 6, 2018, our lives changed forever. Our son Adam was the youngest player killed in the Humboldt bus crash. He died just six days before his 17th birthday.

‘Just another day at the office’: Sask-born boxer gloves up for world title

Sunday, March 17th, 2019
Kandi wyatt boxing

Kandi Wyatt will fight for a world junior championship title in Athens, Greece, on March 23

Last Humboldt Bronco in hospital released after 333 days

Monday, March 4th, 2019
Morgan Gobeil

Morgan Gobeil suffered a serious head injury in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash on April 6, 2018. He's been released from hospital after 333 days. Gobeil was one of 13 hockey players injured in the crash.

More than beers and brooms: Saskatchewan curlers are all business

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
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When curlers yell "hurry hard" it's actually a pretty good description of their lives these days.

Truck driver Jaskirat Singh Sidhu’s final days before fatal crash with Humboldt Broncos

Thursday, January 31st, 2019
jaskirat singh sidhu

Proceedings this week revealed that Sidhu had committed 70 provincial and federal logbook violations in the 11 days leading up to the crash.

Craig Dickenson to be Saskatchewan Roughriders’ new head coach: league source

Friday, January 25th, 2019
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Jeremy O'Day didn't have to look far to find a new head coach for the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

Roughriders name Jeremy O’Day as new general manager

Friday, January 18th, 2019
Jeremy O'Day

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have announced Jeremy O'Day is the team's new general manager.

Roughriders coach/GM Chris Jones leaving to take NFL job in Cleveland

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Saskatchewan Roughriders coach/GM Chris Jones is leaving the CFL team to take a coaching job with the NFL's Cleveland Browns.

Point-Counterpoint: Is curling the best winter sport? Or a poor excuse for athletics?

Friday, January 4th, 2019

Of all the winter sports, curling seems to be the one that is most equally beloved and mocked. We asked two Saskatchewan residents to settle the debate.