Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Saskatoon’ Category

U of Sask. adopts new policy for transgender athletes

Friday, September 28th, 2018
Harrison Browne

The University of Saskatchewan has confirmed Huskies sports teams will abide by a new, inclusive policy for transgender student athletes created by U Sports, the overseer of Canadian university-level sports.

85-year-old Sask. man smashes decathlon world record

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
Ted Rowan

An 85-year-old Saskatchewan man has broken his age group's world record in track and field's toughest event - the decathlon.

Washington Capitals forward Chandler Stephenson taking Stanley Cup to Humboldt

Friday, August 24th, 2018
Stanley Cup Humboldt Hockey

Saskatoon-born Washington Capitals player Chandler Stephenson is set to take the Stanley Cup to Humboldt, Sask., on Friday.

$50K interim payments approved to survivors and families of Humboldt Broncos bus crash victims

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
Sask Bus Crash GoFundMe 20180814

An interim payment of $50,000 will be paid out to each of the survivors and families of the 29 people affected by the Humboldt Broncos bus collision, or about $1.45 million in total, has been approved by a Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench judge.

Accused in deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash released on bail

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
Jaskirat Singh Sidhu

The driver of a semi-trailer in a crash involving the Humboldt Broncos hockey team bus has been released on bail following his first court appearance Tuesday in Melfort, Sask.

Humboldt Broncos to make announcement about head coach position this morning

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
Coach Darcy Haugan memorial site

The home arena of the Humboldt Broncos in Saskatchewan is hosting a special announcement on Tuesday morning regarding the head coach position.

‘A little closer every day’: Humboldt Broncos player Layne Matechuk out of coma, still in hospital

Friday, June 29th, 2018
layne matechuk

The family of Humboldt Broncos defenceman Layne Matechuk says he's making steady progress but remains in hospital with a brain injury.

Injured Humboldt Broncos player says he’s going to live big ‘for the guys who didn’t make it’

Monday, May 7th, 2018
Kaleb Dahlgren

Recovering from a long list of injuries he received in the tragic Humboldt Broncos bus crash, Kaleb Dahlgren says he plans to take his second chance and 'live big … for the guys who didn't make it.'

Saskatoon to host 4 Nations Cup women’s hockey tournament

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Some of the world's top women's hockey players will be competing in Saskatchewan this winter.

Brother of injured Humboldt Broncos player organizing charity hockey tournament

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
Mallory Horn Ryan Gobeil

Ryan Gobeil is so grateful for the help and support his family received in the aftermath of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash that he’s organizing a charity hockey tournament in Swift Current, Sask., as a way to give back.