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Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
Saturday, December 16, 2017
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An airplane carrying 22 passengers and three crew members has crashed near Fond du Lac. The RCMP sent out a press release at 8 p.m. The crash occurred at about 6:15 p.m. A fixed-wing plane had crashed shortly after takeoff. RCMP...

The price is wrong

A tight budget year just got tighter for the City of Prince Albert. On Monday, Prince Albert City Council agreed to cover more than $350,000 in cost overruns from two upgrade projects after contractors discovered unexpected problems. The decision left some...
On Sept. 17, 1994, Robin Keays and some friends left one party north of Prince Albert and began driving south to join a second. They never arrived. Shortly after leaving, an impaired driver slammed into them so hard the force pushed...
It’s a group that contains coaches, educators and volunteers, and on Saturday they were on stage receiving recognition for their efforts. More than 50 people were honoured for their community service on Saturday, as residents from across the federal riding...
For the second year in a row, activists from across Prince Albert are putting pen to paper as part of a worldwide movement to end human rights abuses. Dubbed “Write for Rights,” the annual Amnesty International campaign encourages residents to...
Patricia Leson still remembers where she was on Dec. 6, 1989. The retired teacher and former vice-principal was in school, dealing with the fallout that erupted in a different classroom on the other side of the country. On that day, a...

Setting up shop

Kathy Deaton is happy to be back in familiar territory. For the next two weeks, the former Prince Albert resident has set up shop on Central Avenue, selling an assortment of quilting material and supplies, just like she regularly does...
Donors, volunteers wanted for annual Community Christmas Dinner Organizers are getting ready for the annual Community Christmas Dinner, and they need help. The dinner feeds between 2,000 and 2,500 people every year, and this year is expected to be no different....
A show from an award-winning, decade-old Canadian world music group is coming to the Rawlinson, just in time for Christmas. The Sultans of String are on the road performing their Christmas Caravan tour, and they’re stopping by on Dec. 22.The...
A new pizza place opened in Prince Albert last week, and so far, the community is embracing the city’s newest pizza parlour. Pizza 73 opened up at 3300 Second Avenue West last week. It’s the chain’s first franchise in Prince...

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