Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Saskatoon’ Category

Baby, It’s Cold Outside singalong at Sask. Rush game fails to score with all fans

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
Saskatchewan Rush beat Vancouver Stealth Jan 28 2017

A promotion by the Saskatchewan Rush meant to get fans involved in a singalong of what has become a controversial Christmas favourite is being called silly and tasteless in some postings to social media.

Team Canada faces illness, injuries going into rematch against USA

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018
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Team Canada's coach says the team is showing symptoms of a flu-like illness as they prepare to face off against the U.S. Wednesday evening.

Riders sign QB Drew Tate out of retirement for playoff push

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018
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The Saskatchewan Roughriders have signed veteran CFL quarterback Drew Tate out of retirement. The 34-year-old Tate joins the Green and White in time for the playoffs and as questions linger about starting QB Zach Collaros's availability.

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