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Arthur White-Crummey

Arthur White-Crummey
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Arthur White-Crummey is a reporter with the Prince Albert Daily Herald. You can reach him at 306-764-4276 ext. 244, by email at arthur.white@paherald.sk.ca or on Twitter @jjjarthur.

Woman accused in beating pleads guilty to lesser charge

A woman has pleaded guilty to assault causing bodily harm after taking part in beating a handcuffed victim. Destiny Rabbitskin was facing much harsher charges, including aggravated assault and forcible confinement. But her lawyer, Adam Masiowski, negotiated for her to plead guilty to lesser offences...

Updated: Foul play not suspected in inmate death

An inmate was found dead in Saskatchewan Penitentiary May 24. According to Jeff Campbell of Correctional Service Canada, correctional staff found Curtis Robert Cozart in his cell. They called emergency services, who pronounced Cozart dead at 11 p.m. Wednesday.

Councillors up in arms over flood plan

Council’s executive committee rejected a motion to move ahead with planning for a massive flood, potentially setting up a run-in with the province

Mayor Dionne spends a day working in a wheelchair

When Mayor Greg Dionne sat down in his wheelchair Wednesday morning for the Chair Leader challenge, he thought it would be a smooth ride. “When I was first asked to do the challenge, I said ‘sure, this is a neat thing to do, to see...

Métis candidates look forward to historic deals with Ottawa, but past battles loom

With the province’s Métis election now less than a week away, candidates say they want to leave behind years of turmoil and push forward toward new partnerships with the federal government. But beneath the surface, the animosity is still raw. The Métis Nation-Saskatchewan has struggled through...

Brutal stabbing in Weyakwin earns man 10 years in prison

A judge said a man convicted of stabbing his ex-spouse 14 times has shown “genuine” remorse, as he sentenced him to 10 years in prison for attempted murder. Matthew Lavallee was 26 years old when, on February 27, 2016, in the northern hamlet of Weyakwin,...

Kole Marchant denied bail for charges laid while he was out on bail

A Prince Albert man charged with trafficking drugs while out on bail was denied bail Tuesday. Kole Marchant, 28, was initially caught up in Project Kahuna, a five month investigation that seized over a kilogram of cocaine in November 2016. He was let out on...

Walking the walk

Conrad Burns is leading his fifth walk to send a simple message: it’s time to take abuse seriously

Family gets help from inmates to build new home

Inmates at the Willow Cree Healing Lodge will help build a Habitat for Humanity house in Duck Lake

SPCA investigates kitten cruelty

The SPCA is caring for four one-and-a-half week old kittens after a group of kids abused them and lit two on fire. On Saturday, a member of the public came to the Prince Albert SPCA with a disturbing story. A group of kids, seemingly aged...

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