death

Four Saskatchewan family members died in murder-suicide, RCMP say

Four Saskatchewan family members died in murder-suicide, RCMP say

Mar 29, 2024 | 8:11am
RCMP say a man killed three family members and then himself in a rural Saskatchewan home on the weekend. A 67-year-old man and a 58-year-old woman, along with their 30-year-old son, were killed on the property near Neudorf, about 130 kilometres east of Regina, Mounties said in a news release Thursday. The fourth person found […]
Melfort man charged with second-degree murder

Melfort man charged with second-degree murder

Mar 13, 2024 | 9:09am
A 35-year-old from Melfort has been charged with second-degree murder after a report of a disturbance at a business in the community earlier this week. On March 10, at 4:45 a.m., Melfort RCMP received a report of a disturbance at a business. Officers immediately responded, and an investigation determined that an altercation had occurred between […]
CKRM Listeners share memories of Toby Keith

CKRM Listeners share memories of Toby Keith

Feb 6, 2024 | 11:39am
Photo from Toby Keith’s Facebook page Like everyone else this morning, I too woke up shocked and saddened upon learning of the death of Toby Keith. The country superstar had been battling stomach cancer since 2022 and he fought it very bravely while maintaining an incredibly optimistic outlook. His updates seemed to be quite positive, […]
Regina Police investigating homicide on 6th Avenue North

Regina Police investigating homicide on 6th Avenue North

Dec 23, 2023 | 8:48am
The Regina Police Service says that they have begun a homicide investigation after the discovery of a dead man in the 3000 block of 6th Avenue North. On Friday at 10:33 p.m., officers were dispatched to a residence in the 3000 block of 6th Avenue North, where they found the body of a man, who […]
Death Investigation deemed homicide

Death Investigation deemed homicide

Dec 23, 2023 | 8:47am
The Regina Police Service said that the death investigation launched on Thursday is now being investigated as a homicide. It was on Thursday at 4:03 p.m. that officers were dispatched to the area of the 1300 block of Retallack Street. When officers arrived, they found a man who was transported by EMS to the Regina […]
‘The One Where Our Hearts Are Broken’: ‘Friends’ creators, actors, family mourn Matthew Perry.

‘The One Where Our Hearts Are Broken’: ‘Friends’ creators, actors, family mourn Matthew Perry.

Oct 29, 2023 | 6:28pm
Matthew Perry was widely mourned this weekend by friends, co-stars and some very famous fans, including his childhood classmate, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau; his “Friends” mom Morgan Fairchild; and even Adele. Perry, who played Chandler Bing on NBC’s “Friends” for 10 seasons, was found dead at his Los Angeles home on Saturday. He was 54. “This truly […]
Reactions pour in remembering Rider and CFL legend George Reed

Reactions pour in remembering Rider and CFL legend George Reed

Oct 2, 2023 | 7:27am
The Saskatchewan Roughriders have announced the Riders and CFL Legend George Reed has died. In a press release, the team said that Reed passed away Sunday, one day before his 84th birthday. Reed’s daughter, Georgette Reed, said it was her dad’s honour to be part of the Saskatchewan community and to call it home for […]
Rider Nation Mourning the Death of George Reed

Rider Nation Mourning the Death of George Reed

Oct 1, 2023 | 8:06pm
In the history of this storied Canadian Football League franchise, there have been two names that have stood above all of the other giants of the past. They are two names who will forever be intwined in Roughrider lore. One is Ron Lancaster. The other, George Reed. Just a day shy of his 84th birthday, […]
Man pleads guilty in death of Indian Head RCMP officer

Man pleads guilty in death of Indian Head RCMP officer

Sep 27, 2023 | 3:33pm
A Winnipeg man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter and theft of a motor vehicle in the death of Saskatchewan RCMP officer Const. Shelby Patton. Alphonse Traverse entered the plea today in Regina Court of King’s Bench. Patton, who was stationed at the Indian Head detachment, was killed in June 2021 while responding to a call about […]

Fatal house fire deemed accidental

Jul 14, 2023 | 12:07pm

Regina’s fire department says the fire that killed one person earlier this week was ‘accidental.’ The fire happened in a home on Monday in the 1700 block of Quebec Street. City of Regina Fire Marshal Randy Ryba said the fire started while someone was trying to light a cigarette. “We have concluded the fire was […]