There's a gaping hole in the side of a west Saskatoon business after a vehicle crashed through it Tuesday evening.
Saskatoon police say that at around 11:30 p.m. a 56-year-old woman may have meant to tap the brake as she pulled in front of the business in the 3300 Block of Fairlight Drive.
But instead- she pushed the gas pedal and smashed into the building. The vehicle and the business suffered extensive damage. No one was injured.
A Saskatoon man says he was scammed after realizing $900 went missing from his Affinity Credit Union account over the weekend.
"I'm sure they got hundreds of people that could have lost a minimum of $500. That could be up to 50 grand up to half a million dollars," said Darryl Cherry, who believes he was the victim of a debit card scam targeting Affinity Credit Union customers in Saskatoon.
Cherry wasn't able to contact his branch manager because it was a Sunday, so he called police.
A Saskatoon woman sobbed uncontrollably as the verdict of manslaughter was read aloud Friday at Court of Queen's Bench for the teen who shot and killed her 19-year-old daughter Charlotte Jolly in 2009.
The charge was originally second degree murder, but Justice Grant Curry stated there was not enough evidence to prove that charge.
For more than a week, court heard various witness accounts of the night the teen and Jolly met in a Westview area alley off Avenue W in September 2009.
Saskatoon RCMP are investigating may be the remains of a person in the RM of Corman Park east of Saskatoon.
It appears a rash of pin pad debit and credit card frauds in Saskatoon is continuing.
But police say it's getting harder for criminals to get your bank information, because local businesses are finally starting to be vigilant about the scam.
Police spokesperson Alyson Edwards sasy in two recent cases, potential scammers were caught in the act by employees.
"The acts were interrupted and the suspects fled. It is good to know that employees and businesses are being vigilant and they know a little bit more, perhaps, now about what to watch for."
RCMP are investigating the deaths of two seven-month-old twin boys on a reserve west of Meadow Lake, Sask.
Officers went to a home on the Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation on Monday morning after getting a call saying the boys weren't breathing.
The infants were taken to hospital but were pronounced dead shortly after arriving.
The city did everything they could to keep the Sid Buckwold Bridge safe over the weekend.
But as the mercury dipped below –30 degrees, even the city’s best techniques couldn’t prevent a 16 car pileup late Friday night.
“When the conditions are as extreme as they were on Friday, sand is not as effective during a normal winter road conditions,” Pat Hyde, director of public works said Monday.
“Bridge decks are sanded every four hours but due to the extreme cold temperatures that existed Friday and surface conditions, all bridge decks were sanded every two hours.”
With his head down and his family looking on, Bradley Raymond Chanin learned his fate.
A Saskatoon provincial court judge sentenced Chanin, 50, to four years in federal prison Monday with credit for the 110 days he spent in remand.
Chanin pleaded guilty to charges of sexual interference, making child pornography, and possession of child pornography back on Nov. 27. His crimes are thought to have occurred between March 2006 and March 2009 when he was living in Doha, Qatar.
One person and their guinea pigs are doing fine after a serious carbon monoxide concern in Saskatoon.
The Saskatoon Fire Department went to a home on Cooper Crescent in Saskatoon's Fairhaven neighbourhood around 11:16 a.m. Monday morning.
Firefighters arrived on scene to find the home's occupant outside, but that person informed them pet guinea pigs were still inside.
Firefighters donned protective gear and retrieved the pets.