SASKATOON, Saskatchewan (AP) _ Nutrien Ltd. (NTR) on Monday reported third-quarter net income of $141 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan (AP) _ Cameco Corp. (CCJ) on Friday reported a third-quarter loss of $9.8 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Scientists studying a widely used pesticide say even small doses of the chemical can have crippling health effects on migrating birds, and it might be contributing to...
GRASSY BUTTE, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Highway Patrol says a motorcyclist traveling with a group of riders was killed when he swerved to avoid a vehicle that had crossed over the center line...
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan (AP) _ Nutrien Ltd. (NTR) on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $858 million.
On a per-share basis, the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan-based company said it had profit...
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan (AP) _ Cameco Corp. (CCJ) on Thursday reported a loss of $17.2 million in its second quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan-based company said it...
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — After prayers and songs filled the Saskatchewan hockey arena, Carol Brons spoke as a grieving mother.
Her daughter was one of 16 people who died when the...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tom Straschnitzki was wrangling his fussy youngest child when his iPhone buzzed. His hands full, Tom put the phone on speaker and heard the terrifying sound of his oldest son...
MELFORT, Saskatchewan (AP) — The driver whose transport truck crashed into a hockey team bus in Canada, killing 16 people, has been sentenced to eight years in prison.
REGINA, Saskatchewan (AP) — Craig Dickenson joined younger brother Dave as a Canadian Football League head coach Friday, taking over the top spot with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
The 47-year-old Dickenson was promoted from special teams coordinator to replace Chris Jones, who resigned as head coach/GM/defensive coordinator and vice president of football operations Jan. 15 to join the NFL's Cleveland Browns as an assistant.
MELFORT, Saskatchewan (AP) — The driver whose transport truck crashed into a hockey team bus in Canada, killing 16 people, pleaded guilty Tuesday to all charges against him.
Thirteen others were injured when Jaskirat Singh Sidhu's truck loaded with peat moss collided with the Humboldt Broncos hockey team bus in rural Saskatchewan in April.
The 30-year-old Sidhu pleaded guilty to 16 counts of dangerous driving causing death and 13 charges of dangerous driving causing bodily harm.
MELFORT, Saskatchewan (AP) — The truck driver involved in the deadly crash with a junior hockey team's bus last April has pleaded guilty to all charges.
Sixteen people died and 13 players were injured when Jaskirat Singh Sidhu's semi loaded with peat moss collided with the Humboldt Broncos' bus in rural Saskatchewan.
Sidhu was charged with 16 counts of dangerous driving causing death and 13 charges of dangerous driving causing bodily harm.
MONTREAL (AP) — Johnny Manziel threw the first two touchdown passes of his Canadian Football League career Sunday in the Montreal Alouettes' 34-29 loss to the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
"If we would have come out here and gotten a win, and there were zero touchdown passes on the board, I would be sitting here happier than I am right now," Manziel said. "But I got the monkey off my back."
Manziel completed 9 of 16 passes for 138 yards and ran for 45 yards. He was sacked five times.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Canadian negotiators are traveling to brief Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in person on the state of negotiations with the United States on a deal that would allow Canada to remain in a North American trade bloc.
Canada's envoy — Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland — left a meeting with U.S. Trade Rep. Robert Lighthizer Tuesday night. She said the talks were at a point where discussing them face-to-face with the prime minister "is absolutely essential."
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — A small Saskatchewan city devastated by a fatal bus crash involving its junior hockey team welcomed a trophy on Friday that fans no doubt hoped would one day be hoisted by one of their boys.
Washington Capitals forward Chandler Stephenson brought the Stanley Cup to Humboldt to recognize the community's strength and resilience after the April crash that killed 16 people — 10 of them players.
Chandler Stephenson was mid-celebration on the ice after winning the Stanley Cup when someone yelled his name.
Stephenson looked up into the stands and saw Brayden Camrud, a friend from back home who played for the Humboldt Broncos junior team. Camrud and Kaleb Dahlgren, another friend of Stephenson's, survived the April bus crash on the prairie of Saskatchewan that killed 16 people, including 11 of their teammates.
TORONTO (AP) — 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.
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — The new coach and general manager of the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team says he's excited to get started but will never forget the tragic circumstances that brought him to the role.
The team announced Tuesday that former NHL defenseman Nathan Oystrick will fill the vacancy left by Darcy Haugan, who was among 16 killed when the team's bus and a semi-truck collided at a rural intersection in April. Thirteen others were injured in the crash.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Sage grouse have a vast network of mating grounds in the U.S. West akin to interconnected regional airport hubs that the imperiled species is using to maintain genetic diversity across its entire range, a DNA study has revealed.
MEADOW LAKE, Saskatchewan (AP) — A young man who killed four people and injured seven others in shootings at a school and a home in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison, with no chance at parole for 10 years.
The shooter, who was weeks away from his 18th birthday when he killed two teenage brothers, a teacher and a teacher's aide in La Loche, Saskatchewan, was sentenced as an adult.
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan (AP) — 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 love of sports. They said she was very proud to be part of the Humboldt Broncos team.
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — A Canadian trucking company that owns the semi-trailer that collided with a youth hockey bus, killing 15 people, has been ordered to keep its vehicles off the road.
A spokesman with Alberta Transportation said Tuesday that Calgary, Alberta-based Adesh Deol Trucking Ltd. started operating last fall.
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — 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 appearance in the playoffs and because all the young men had similar builds.
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan — In an April 8 story about the bus crash involving a Canadian hockey team, The Associated Press, quoting family members, said Xavier Labelle had been killed. Saskatchewan's Ministry of Justice said Monday the body of Parker Tobin was mistaken for that of Labelle. It said Labelle is injured but alive, and Tobin is among the deceased.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A Canadian trucker has been sentenced for careless driving in the death of a Saskatchewan man in Montana last year.
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — Junior hockey players and others were en route to a crucial playoff game on Friday when a tractor-trailer slammed into their chartered bus, killing 15 and sending shock waves through a small Canadian town.
The dead include the son of a former NHL player, the team's captain, head and assistant coaches, and a radio announcer.
Police have not yet confirmed their names, but family members and others have identified the following victims:
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NIPAWIN, Saskatchewan (AP) — The Latest on a bus crash in Canada that left 15 people dead (all times local):
Canadian police say the death toll in a crash between a truck and a bus carrying a hockey team has risen to 15.
Police say there were 29 people on the bus, which was carrying the Humboldt Broncos, a team in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League.
The rest of the passengers were taken to hospital with injuries, some critical.
TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock stood at the podium and fought back tears, the grief resonating across Canada and the NHL.
A bus crash in his home province of Saskatchewan left 14 dead and 15 injured, three critically. A junior hockey team, the Humboldt Broncos, was headed to a playoff game Friday afternoon when a truck collided with its bus. Among the dead were the team's coach and captain.
NIPAWIN, Saskatchewan (AP) — A crash between a transport truck and a bus carrying a junior hockey team in Western Canada left multiple people dead and others seriously injured, Canadian police said late Friday.
The bus was carrying the Humboldt Broncos of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League to the town of Nipawin for a playoff game. It collided with a transport truck.
MINOT, N.D. (AP) — Highway officials in North Dakota and the Canadian province of Saskatchewan say a super two-lane highway might be the best way to facilitate traffic from Regina to Jamestown.
REGINA, Saskatchewan (AP) — Trent Richardson, the third overall pick of the 2012 NFL draft, has signed with the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League .
Richardson played two seasons with the Cleveland Browns before he was traded to the Indianapolis Colts for a 2014 first-round draft pick. He played two seasons in Indianapolis before he was cut by the Colts.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Weather experts are blaming wildfires in Canada and Montana for the hazy skies over much of eastern Iowa.
National Weather Service meteorologist Dave Cousins said Thursday the fires in the Canadian provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan likely were supplying the majority of the smoky haze.
He says the haze had cut visibility at the Davenport Municipal Airport to 2½ miles (4 kilometers).
REGINA, Saskatchewan (AP) — A woman has been charged with human smuggling after Canadian police last week intercepted a vehicle carrying nine refugee claimants who authorities believe crossed the border from the United States, officials said Wednesday.
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CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — A pilot who passed out in a cockpit before a scheduled flight in Canada pleaded guilty Tuesday to being impaired while in control of an aircraft.
Miroslav Gronych was employed by Sunwing Airlines on a work visa from Slovakia. His flight was to leave Calgary, Alberta, on Dec. 31 with stops in Regina, Saskatchewan, and Winnipeg, Manitoba, before continuing to Cancun, Mexico.
Gronych, 37, was found slumped over in his seat and escorted off the plane.
REGINA, Saskatchewan (AP) — Vince Young has signed with the Canadian Football League's Saskatchewan Roughriders.
The 33-year-old former Texas and NFL quarterback agreed Thursday to a two-year deal — one year, plus an option. He last played in an NFL regular-season game in 2011 with Philadelphia and retired in 2014 after being released by Cleveland.
REGINA, Saskatchewan (AP) — Vince Young appears set to return to football in Canada.
Young's agent, Leigh Steinberg, tweeted Wednesday that he was on his way to Regina to finalize a deal with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. The Canadian Press, citing an unidentified source, said Young also was making the trip and that the Riders planned to introduce him at a news conference Thursday.
Young is on Saskatchewan's negotiation list, giving the team CFL exclusivity to the former University of Texas star.
Former NFL quarterback Vince Young's agent says he's talking to the Saskatchewan Roughriders about his client playing in the Canadian Football League.
"We have opened discussions with Saskatchewan Roughriders," agent Leigh Steinberg tweeted.
Young is on Saskatchewan's negotiation list, giving it CFL exclusivity to the former University of Texas star.
MEADOW LAKE, Saskatchewan (AP) — A teenager pleaded guilty Friday to the murder of two people and wounding seven others in a mass shooting at a high school in a remote aboriginal community in western Canada earlier this year.
The 18-year-old, whose name was not released under Canada's Youth Criminal Justice Act, also admitted to killing two brothers in a nearby home in northern Saskatchewan.
BOSTON (AP) — Environmentalists are again taking aim at the company that proposed the Keystone XL pipeline — this time for another of its projects they fear would send hundreds of supertankers laden with crude oil down the Atlantic coast to refineries in Texas and Louisiana.
TransCanada is behind the Energy East Pipeline project, a 4,600-kilometer pipeline, or nearly 3,000 miles, that would carry crude oil from tar sands in Western Canada to the East Coast, where it...
PRINCE ALBERT, Saskatchewan (AP) — Officials in Saskatchewan are preparing a city of more than 35,000 people to deal with the disruption of its water supply as oil from a pipeline leak makes it way along a major river in the province.
Sam Ferris with Saskatchewan's water security agency says Prince Albert gets most of its water from the North Saskatchewan River, and staff there are getting ready to shut down the intakes as oil from the leak flows past the...
MAIDSTONE, Saskatchewan (AP) — Canadian energy company Husky Energy says between 52,834 gallons (200,000 liters) and 66,043 gallons (250,000 liters) of crude oil and other material has leaked into the North Saskatchewan River in west-central Canada.
Husky Energy said Friday that booms are being used in an effort to contain the spill, which leaked Thursday morning near Maidstone, Saskatchewan.
Saskatchewan Mayor Ian Hamilton says in the event any oil makes it...