Topic: humboldt broncos crash




Humboldt Broncos crash survivor Kaleb Dahlgren finds a future after disaster

Three years after the Humboldt Broncos bus crash, Kaleb Dahlgren will never play competitive hockey again. But he’s found a new future and his own ways to keep the memory of the 16 people killed in the crash alive, which he talks about in a new book.



Truck driver in Humboldt Broncos crash sentenced to 8 years in prison

Jaskirat Singh Sidhu, the man responsible for the bus crash that killed 16 people, has been sentenced to 8 years in prison.

Deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash chosen by Canadian media as News Story of the Year

A deadly bus crash that united a hockey-mad country in grief and spurred people to leave sticks on porches from coast to coast has been selected as Canada's News Story of the Year.

Broncos numbers whiz Brody Hinz leaves his mark on Humboldt

Whenever she would visit her family in Humboldt, Sask., Sharon Strueby would see her nephew, Brody Hinz, at the front door, wearing a big smile and greeting her with, “Hi aunty.” It’s hard to accept she won’t hear those words again after the 18-year-old Broncos statistician lost his life in last week's crash involving the junior hockey team's bus.

Saskatoon broadcasting college creates scholarship in memory of Humboldt Broncos announcer

A Saskatoon broadcasting college is creating a scholarship in memory of Tyler Bieber, a play-by-play announcer who was killed in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash on April 6.

Brother of injured Humboldt Broncos player organizing charity hockey tournament in Swift Current, Sask.

Ryan Gobeil is so grateful for the help and support his family received in the aftermath of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash that he’s organizing a charity hockey tournament in Swift Current, Sask., as a way to give back.

'There's no one size fits all': How to talk to kids about tragedy

A psychologist offers advice on talking to kids about tragedies after the recent Humboldt bus crash and Toronto van attack.

Humboldt Broncos player Graysen Cameron returns to Olds for start of lacrosse season

It was an emotional start to the lacrosse season for members of the Olds Mavericks on Friday.

'The healing starts right now': Man from Alaska travels to see Humboldt Broncos memorial before it is removed

A ring of flowers laid in tribute to the Humboldt Broncos will be removed Friday as the ice surface at Elgar Petersen Arena is removed.

'You have to go on': Saskatoon volunteers paint mural at arena in honour of Humboldt Broncos

A Saskatoon company is volunteering its time as a way to give back after the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

'This world needs more people like Mark': Humboldt Broncos assistant coach remembered at funeral

Mark Cross was a ferocious competitor when he played hockey, but those who knew him say the assistant coach for the Humboldt Broncos had a calming presence on his players, teammates and friends.

Humboldt Broncos player transferred to Calgary hospital for rehabilitation

One of the Humboldt Broncos hockey players injured in a bus crash in Saskatchewan earlier this month has been transferred to Foothills Hospital in Calgary.

Lots of support for Humboldt Broncos first responders, but risk of PTSD can be long-term, experts say

Paramedics, firefighters and police officers who responded to the horrific crash in rural Saskatchewan are in the midst of debriefings to help them talk about what happened, but agencies emphasize that post-traumatic stress symptoms can take weeks, months, or years to appear.

'We're a part of their family': Winnipeg service, firework display honours Humboldt Broncos

Fireworks shot into the sky in Winnipeg Monday night following a prayer service in honour of the those who died in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

'Something's gotta be there': Sask. man installs 16 crosses at Broncos crash site

After the tragedy of April 6, some took to the rink or church. Rocky Salisbury went to his shop.

Hockey night in Nipawin brings comfort and companionship 1 week after Humboldt Broncos bus crash

Nipawin's Centennial Arena was packed Saturday night for the first Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League game since the deadly crash that claimed the lives of 16 Humboldt Broncos team members.

'The Legend of Humboldt': Elgar Petersen, namesake of Broncos' home arena, was a fixture in sports community

The home of the Humboldt Broncos was not named after an elite NHL player or a wealthy benefactor. It was named after Elgar Petersen, someone who is described as a tireless volunteer who became a fixture in the city's sports community.

Broncos player who donated organs remembered as hero

Family and friends of Logan Boulet called him as a hero and later gave him a standing ovation in a southern Alberta arena after a few chants of "Logan" and "Boulet."

Stanley Cup visit to hospital lifts injured Broncos' spirits

The Stanley Cup has visited the hospital bedsides of Humboldt Broncos who survived a deadly bus crash.

Visitation for Humboldt Bronco Logan Boulet draws dozens in Lethbridge, Alta.

Lineups extended into a Lethbridge funeral home's parking lot as mourners attended the visitation of Humboldt Broncos bus crash victim Logan Boulet.

More than 1,000 people fill Airdrie hockey rink in support of injured Humboldt Broncos player

The hockey rink in Airdrie, Alta., where Ryan Straschnitzki used to practice was packed with hundreds of people clad in jerseys on Friday night for a candle light vigil in support of the Humboldt Broncos player who was injured in last week's crash.

2 Muskeg Lake students raise funds for Humboldt Broncos

2 eight-year-olds on the Muskeg Lake First Nation have raised around $1,500 for the Broncos.

Car dealership boosts Humboldt crash donation after hundreds of people leave hockey sticks

A Calgary car dealership set out to donate to the Humboldt Broncos crash fundraiser, pledging $250 for every hockey stick left in tribute up to a maximum of 40. But when hundreds of people dropped by with sticks, the plan changed.

Canadian Blood Services says donations spiked after Humboldt Broncos bus crash

Several cities in Western Canada have seen blood donation increases of about 25 per cent above their averages, according to Canadian Blood Services.

People all over Sask. sport jerseys in support of Humboldt Broncos

From coast to coast, people are wearing jerseys in support of the Humboldt Broncos.