South Saskatchewan River

Search Continuing for Missing Woman, and her Son

Jul 27, 2022 | 8:38am

Last night, south of Saskatoon,  a candlelight vigil was held for missing Federation of Sovereign Indian Nations CEO Dawn Dumont, also known as Dawn Dumont Walker, and her seven year old son Vincent. They have been missing for five days. Dumont was last seen at a business in Saskatoon, last Friday. It’s been reported by […]

Riverhurst Ferry still unable to cross South Sask River

May 28, 2022 | 8:09am

The Riverhurst Ferry that takes vehicles from one side of the South Saskatchewan River to the other has been grounded due to the profile of the shore. Sandy sediment collected on the shoreline has been a problem keeping the ferry active. The ferry would normally carry about 30,000 vehicles per year. A spokesman with the […]

Body found in South Saskatchewan River

Feb 27, 2021 | 3:51pm

Saskatoon Police are reporting the discovery of a body in the South Saskatchewan River. On Friday just before midnight, police say they received a call regarding a possible body in the river near the train bridge. The Saskatoon Fire Department was called in to assist and were able to retrieve the body from the river. […]

Saskatoon police pull body from South Saskatchewan River

Apr 18, 2020 | 8:55am

Saskatoon Police are investigating after the Saskatoon Fire Department pulled a deceased male body out of the South Saskatchewan River around the area of Spadina Crescent East near 25th Street East Friday. Two water rescue crews and a fire engine were sent out on the call that came in around 12:45 p.m. from a witness […]

Emergency crews rescue woman from South Sask. River

Jul 20, 2019 | 7:28am

A 42-year-old woman is being treated for minor injuries at Royal University Hospital after what police say were two attempts to commit self-harm. Friday night at 10:35 p.m., Saskatoon Police and other emergency personnel were dispatched to the South Saskatchewan River near the University Bridge for a boat rescue. Patrol officers, along with members from […]