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The 50/50 winner scored more than $71,000 at the Saskatchewan Rush home opener on Dec. 23, 2017.
The 50/50 winner scored more than $71,000 at the Saskatchewan Rush home opener on Dec. 23, 2017. submitted photo/Saskatchewan Rush

Saskatoon woman wins over $71K in Rush home opener 50/50

By CKOM News Staff
January 2, 2018 - 5:25pm

At least one person in Saskatoon won’t be feeling the pinch after the holiday season.

The Saskatchewan Rush announced Tuesday that Evelyna Brant took home the 50/50 jackpot of $71, 815 from the team’s home opener on Dec. 23, 2017.

More than 100 people gather outside Saskatoon City Hall to honour the memory of attack survivor Marlene Bird on Nov. 28, 2017.
More than 100 people gather outside Saskatoon City Hall to honour the memory of attack survivor Marlene Bird on Nov. 28, 2017. Celine Grimard/CKOM News Staff

‘An inspiration': Round dance honours Marlene Bird

By CKOM News Staff
November 29, 2017 - 2:10pm

More than 100 people gathered in Saskatoon to honour the life of a woman they never knew in person.

People young and old joined hands at a ceremonial round dance for attack survivor Marlene Bird took place just outside of Saskatoon City Hall Tuesday evening.

Riders head coach Chris Jones speaks to media after practice on Sept. 20, 2017.
Riders head coach Chris Jones speaks to media after practice on Sept. 20, 2017. file photo/CJME News Staff

Riders focused on winning next game, not playoffs: Jones

By CKOM News Staff
October 31, 2017 - 5:30pm

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have a playoff spot locked up, but that doesn’t mean they’re slacking for the rest of the regular season.

Riders head coach Chris Jones indicated he plans on having his starters out there for the regular season finale against the Edmonton Eskimos.

Kids at Hudson Bay Community School enjoying the snow on Oct. 25.
Kids at Hudson Bay Community School enjoying the snow on Oct. 25. Hudson Bay Community School/Facebook

First snowfall for parts of Sask. as south still waits for winter

By CKOM News Staff
October 26, 2017 - 8:35am

The first brush with winter came for many parts of Saskatchewan overnight Wednesday.

While Environment Canada had called for snowfall throughout most of the province, areas to the south were mainly spared.

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