Happy birthday to Saskatoon Morning and cbc.ca/saskatoon. This week marks the one-year anniversary of our local morning radio show and website.

We thought we'd look back over the past 12 months to see what stories resonated with our audience here in Saskatoon, across the country and around the world.  

Here are the 10 most read CBC Saskatoon stories since the site launched a year ago. 

What do you remember about these stories? Which stories stuck with you? Which stories should we follow-up on? Share your thoughts in the comments section at the bottom of the page. 

1. Snowmobilers threatened with gun catch incident on video

Jeff Smerechanski and his friend were snowmobiling last month south of Saskatoon when they were confronted by a man with a gun.

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2. Joni Mitchell wants no part of Saskatoon tribute

Joni Mitchell says she doesn't want anything to do with a museum or tribute in her hometown of Saskatoon.


3. Saskatchewan teen Todd Loik takes life after being bullied, mother says

A North Battleford, Sask., mother says her teenage son took his life after years of being tormented by bullies. 

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4. Bridal shop refuses to let transgender shopper try on gowns

A Saskatoon woman who identifies herself as transgender says a bridal shop in the city refused to let her try on dresses as she planned her wedding.


5. Breastfeeding mother defies court order

Tamara Bolan is breastfeeding her infant son, but she could be forced to stop on weekends because of a court decision.


6. Teen hockey refs quitting over verbal abuse

The puck can't drop on thousands of minor hockey games in Saskatchewan without the help of referees.

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7. Breanna Pegg feared she'd die after car plunged into river

Breanna Pegg doesn’t remember exactly how her silver Acura launched like a missile off the Circle Drive North Bridge into the South Saskatchewan River in Saskatoon.

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8. Saskatoon man spots his stolen car, chases by taxi

A Saskatoon man who spotted his stolen car while riding to work by taxi succeeded in helping police get it back Sunday. 

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9. Transgender shopper to file complaint against bridal shop

A transgender bride who was not allowed to try on wedding gowns at a shop in Saskatoon says she will be filing a formal human rights complaint


10. WHL star Tim Bozon critically ill with meningitis, family says

Tim Bozon, a forward with the Kootenay Ice of the Western Hockey League, is in critical condition in hospital in Saskatoon with meningitis, according to the league and his family.

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