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Investigators determine where Yorkton apartment fire started

REGINA – Investigators have turned up an important clue as to the cause of a fire that tore through an apartment block in a Saskatchewan community last week. 86 more words


One dead in two-vehicle Yorkton, Sask. crash

YORKTON, Sask. – One person is dead and two others were injured after two vehicles collided Monday afternoon in Yorkton, Sask. The crash happened at the intersection of Highway 16 and York Road. 152 more words


UPDATED: Yorkton, Sask. apartment block ravaged by fire

YORKTON, Sask. – A fire has ravaged an apartment block that was once used as a hospital in Yorkton, Sask.

Flames and thick smoke could be seen from several areas of the city’s downtown when the fire broke out Tuesday night. 276 more words


Lloydminster company fined after worker falls off ladder

LLOYDMINSTER, Sask. – A Lloydminster, Sask. company has been fined after a worker was seriously injured in a workplace accident last year.

Frontier Glass & Door was charged with failing to ensure a portable ladder was secured against accidental movement after the accident on Oct. 114 more words


Man charged in 2011 Yorkton, Sask. attack, confinement case

YORKTON, Sask. – A man has been charged in a Yorkton, Sask. cold case.

On March 30, 2011, a woman walking along Laurier Avenue said she was approached by a man in a truck asking for directions. 72 more words


No timeline for Saskatchewan canola plant's reopening

YORKTON, Sask. – There’s been no word as to when a canola-crushing plant in southeastern Saskatchewan will reopen after an explosion.

There was one minor injury in the blast at the Louis Dreyfus Commodities plant in Yorkton on Friday. 37 more words


Police, fire crews respond to explosion at Yorkton canola-crushing plant

YORKTON, Sask. – Police and fire crews are at a southeastern Saskatchewan canola-crushing plant where witnesses say an explosion occurred.

A release from the city of Yorkton says all employees at the Louis Dreyfus Commodities plant on Highway 16 are accounted for. 127 more words