‘I need answers’: Mother of Highway 97 crash victim urges witnesses to come forward

Charlotte Goulden received the worst phone call of her life early Saturday morning. Her son, Simon-Pierre Houde, had been killed in a head-on collision while driving home from work along Highway 97 near Peachland the night before. Goulden, who lives in Nova Scotia, said she woke up around 4:00 a.m.

73-year-old busted for driving 180 km/h in northwest Saskatchewan

A 73-year-old man driving 180 km/h on the highway just west of North Battleford, Sask., has lost his license, had his vehicle impounded and faces a hefty fine. Saturday afternoon, North Battleford RCMP received reports of a vehicle travelling east along Highway 16 at “a high rate of speed,” police