Live music is back, but Saskatchewan crowds not yet at pre-pandemic levels: Gord Bamford
Organizers and musicians in Saskatchewan are happy to be up and running again but say they aren’t yet seeing attendance rates jump back to pre-pandemic levels.
Country Thunder attendees looking to beat the heat in Craven, Sask.
Country fans in Craven, Sask. are looking to have fun and beat the heat at the Country Thunder music festival during one of the hottest weekends of the summer.
Craven and Regina businesses ready to welcome Country Thunder music festival
The Country Thunder Saskatchewan music festival kicks off Thursday in Craven, Sask. and local businesses are excited for the money-making opportunities the event brings.
Countdown commences for Country Thunder music festival in Craven, Sask.
The stages are being erected and they might not look like much now but in a matter of days they will be home to some of the biggest artists country music has to offer.
Cleanup, traffic detours continue after CP freight train derails near Craven, Sask.
Emergency crews rushed to the scene in extreme cold weather conditions to find railcars crushed on top of one another, and have continued to through abysmally frigid temperatures.
Dec 29, 2021
Country Thunder postpones Craven, Sask., event due to coronavirus concerns
Organizers said it has become clear that Country Thunder in Craven, Sask., cannot be held safely due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Jun 2, 2020
Craven ready for campers, RCMP to police like any Sask. town
While the gates opened Wednesday, Craven Country Jamboree starts to get into full swing on Saturday.
Jul 9, 2015
Craven campers feeling pinched by more reserved plots
Saskatchewan's biggest party has kicked off, but many campers at Craven Country Jamboree are having trouble finding a spot to park their trailers or pitch a tent.
Jul 10, 2014
Extreme weather in Craven, Sask., cancels Country Thunder headliner Tim McGraw
Tim McGraw's Saturday set at Country Thunder was canceled due to the severe thunderstorms damaging his equipment on stage.
Jul 14, 2019
RCMP say no impaired driving charges laid at Craven
The RCMP say no impaired driving charges were laid at the site of this year's Country Thunder music festival in Craven, Saskatchewan.
Jul 17, 2017
Stolen plush banana, possession of cocaine just some of the RCMP reports from Country Thunder
Some of the more serious calls were one person in possession of cocaine, two separate charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine and four reports of assault.
Country Thunder day four brought severe thunderstorms and 10 more arrests: Sask. RCMP
Country Thunder stayed true to its name Saturday, with Craven Sask. seeing severe thunderstorms and heavy winds.
Jul 14, 2019
Fun Friday; Bigfoot sighting in Saskatchewan?
A recently-published video reportedly shot near Craven, Saskatchewan suggests that the legendary Bigfoot has been spotted in southern Saskatchewan.
Jan 24, 2014
Train carrying potash derails near Craven, Sask.
A freight train hauling potash derailed Friday morning near Craven, Sask.
Dec 2, 2016
Craven weekend is officially under way
The 4-day Craven weekend has kicked off! The weather is being monitored 24/7 as rain makes an appearance almost every year.
Jul 11, 2013
Saskatchewan summer events await official decision on COVID-19 crowd restrictions
While many have cancelled or postponed, some summer events scheduled for July and August are planning to go ahead until government and health officials confirm otherwise.
Apr 28, 2020
Sask. Party candidate expresses regret for derogatory actions against women at Craven
Regina Rosemont candidate Alex Nau was involved in creating a drinking game called Wheel of Fun that called on women to show their breasts.
Oct 4, 2020
Your Saskatchewan photo of the day: May 2020
A viewer submitted photo is featured daily in Your Saskatchewan on Global Saskatoon and Global Regina.
May 31, 2020
Film crews take over Regina Beach, Lumsden, and Craven
The famous Blue Bird café in Regina Beach has been taken over by a film crew.
Jun 4, 2015
Craven announces two headliners for 2016 jamboree
The 2015 Craven Country Jamboree is officially in the books and the country music festival has already announced two of the headliners for next year’s event.
Jul 13, 2015
Country Thunder Saskatchewan cancelled for 2nd straight year due to COVID-19
Country Thunder Saskatchewan organizers said they made the decision due to uncertainty around border closures and current restrictions in the province.
Apr 14, 2021