Saskatchewan

  • United States Aug 7, 2019

    Canadian Police Say 2 Bodies Found, Believed to Be Fugitives

    Canadian police said Wednesday they believe two fugitives suspected of killing a North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend as well as another man have been found dead in dense brush in northern Manitoba. Authorities located two male bodies and are confident they are 19-year-old Kam McLeod and 18-year-old Bryer Schmegelsky, said Royal Canadian Mounted Police Assistant Commissioner Jane MacLatchy....

  • United States Jul 25, 2019

    Missing Men Now Suspects in Canada Murders

    Two young men thought missing are now suspects in the murders of an American woman and her Australian boyfriend as well as the death of another man in northern British Columbia, Canadian police said Tuesday. The Royal Mounted Police had said Monday they were searching for 19-year-old Kam McLeod and 18-year-old Bryer Schmegelsky, whose burning car had been discovered south...

  • Microsoft May 21, 2019

    Slack Changes Ticker Symbol to WORK Ahead of New York Stock Exchange Debut

    Slack is gearing up for its stock market debut and has landed on a new ticker symbol: WORK. In an updated prospectus on Monday, the company said it’s received approval from the New York Stock Exchange to list under that ticker after previously applying to list it shares under the symbol SK. It’s a subtle but notable change in the...

  • Canada Oct 10, 2018

    Canada Set to Become Largest Country With Legal Pot Sales

    Mat Beren and his friends used to drive by the vast greenhouses of southern British Columbia and joke about how much weed they could grow there. Years later, it’s no joke. The tomato and pepper plants that once filled some of those greenhouses have been replaced with a new cash crop: marijuana. Beren and other formerly illicit growers are helping...

  • DRIVER Jul 6, 2018

    Truck Driver Charged in Canadian Hockey Bus Crash That Left 16 Dead

    The driver of a semi-trailer that collided with a bus in an April crash that killed 16 people involved with a Canadian youth hockey team was arrested on criminal charges Friday, authorities said. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said Jaskirat Singh Sidhu, 29, was detained at his home in Calgary, Alberta, and would appear in a provincial court in Saskatchewan...

  • PRESIDENT Apr 11, 2018

    Death Toll in Crash of Hockey Team Bus in Canada Rises to 16

    The death toll in a bus crash involving a junior hockey team rose to 16 on Wednesday as a woman who worked as trainer for the team died. The family of Dayna Brons said the 25-year-old died in a Saskatoon hospital from injuries sustained in last week’s accident. Her family said she will be remembered for her smile and her...

  • NBC Apr 9, 2018

    Body Misidentified in Canadian Hockey Team Bus Crash That Killed 15

    Families and friends already stunned by the deaths of 15 players and team personnel for Humboldt’s youth hockey club got a new shock Monday when authorities announced that one of the dead had been misidentified. The Ministry of Justice for Saskatchewan province said the mistake occurred partly because all the Broncos players had dyed their hair blond for the team’s...

  • BOSTON Apr 9, 2018

    ‘Our Hearts Go Out to Them’: Vt. Hockey Coach Reflects on Team Tragedy in Canada

    Norwich University’s coaches regularly recruit young athletes from the league where 10 players and others died in a bus crash this weekend.

  • Canada Apr 7, 2018

    Canada Mourns: 15 Die When Truck, Hockey Team Bus Collide

    A hockey arena became the epicenter of grief for a small Canadian town on Sunday, as friends, relatives and those that housed the young hockey players gathered to mourn 15 people killed after a semi-trailer slammed into a bus carrying a youth hockey team in western Canada. Fourteen were also injured, some critically, in a collision that left a country,...

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