Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Saskatoon’ Category

Snowboarding star Mark McMorris back on the slopes after serious accident

Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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Craig McMorris says hard work in the gym has paid off for his brother Mark, who is recovering from a serious snowboarding accident this spring.

Mr. Hockey about to be removed from Stanley Cup

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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Gordie Howe is a hockey legend, and one of Saskatoon’s favourite sons, but when playoffs begin for the next NHL season his name will be removed from the Stanley Cup.

Former Olympian Kaylyn Kyle retiring from professional soccer

Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Well-known Saskatoon born soccer player Kaylyn Kyle is leaving the world of professional soccer.

Mark McMorris begins rehab following backcountry crash

Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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After saying he "almost died" when he hit a tree near Whistler, B.C., last month, the snowboarder has begun rehab.

Darian Durant returns to Regina, says Roughriders contract handling was ‘unprofessional’

Friday, March 24th, 2017
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For the first time since his trade to Montreal, Darian Durant has returned to Saskatchewan for CFL Week in Regina.

Accused shooter in Joe McKnight death pleads not guilty

Monday, February 6th, 2017
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The man accused of fatally shooting CFL player Joe McKnight formally pleaded not guilty Monday to a second-degree murder charge.

Signed Gordie Howe jersey stolen from rink fundraiser

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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An autographed Gordie Howe jersey, which was set to be raffled off as part of an annual fundraiser, has been stolen from the rink it was supposed to raise money for.

Theisen-Eaton ‘meant everything to this province’: Sask. Athletics director

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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Olympic bronze medallist and Humboldt, Sask., native Brianne Theisen-Eaton is retiring.

Saskatchewan Rush coach and general manager selects son 1st overall in draft

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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For the first time in the history of the National Lacrosse League the coach and general manager of a team has selected his son first overall in an Entry Draft.

Gordie Howe’s ashes laid to rest in Saskatoon

Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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This morning Gordie Howe’s ashes were laid to rest at the base of his statue at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon in front of friends and family wearing Howe's No. 9 Detroit Red Wings jersey.