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Another 15 cases of COVID-19 reported Sunday

The province reported another 15 cases of COVID-19 on Sunday.There are eight new cases in the Central East,...

Record day for COVID-19 testing on Friday in province

Yesterday, 2,984 COVID-19 tests were performed in Saskatchewan.  That was the highest daily number of tests performed to date.  The previous highest...

Council approves funding, management services and detailed design agreements for new rec centre

Prince Albert city council has approved the funding and management services agreements for the proposed aquatic and arenas complex to be built...

Request to build two new fire halls on Monday executive committee agenda

Members of the Prince Albert Fire Fighters Association are asking city council to build two fire halls on opposite sides of the...

KidSport grateful for support as fundraiser surpasses $10,000 mark

Thursday night might have been a little uncomfortable for Dwight Bergstrom as he camped on top of a scissor lift swaying in...

Don Wood going in with open mind as he seeks Ward 5 council seat

A two-decade resident of the city and former student of public policy is hoping to serve Ward 5 as its councillor.

Tony Head enters Ward 3 race

Tony Head has been representing Prince Albert workers for years.Now, he wants to use that same experience and...

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Project pandemic: mapping the outbreak

By Daily Herald / May 8, 2020 / 0 Comments
In an effort to track COVID-19 and its impact on different populations, especially the most vulnerable, journalists and journalism students at news organizations and universities from across Canada have come together to compile data from government health authorities and self-reported...

Friday COVID-19 update: Canada at 157 cases, travel not advised, Tony Cote games and other events cancelled

By Peter Lozinski / March 13, 2020 / 0 Comments
Cancellations continued to pile up Friday, as both the E.A. Rawlinson Centre and Spark Theatre announced cancellations. Spark Theatre cancelled its planned upcoming pair of shows, Gin and the Real Inspector Hound. Friday's Terry Barber performance at the E.A. Rawlinson...

‘The general public does not need to be concerned’ — First presumptive case of COVID-19 confirmed in Sask.

By Peter Lozinski / March 11, 2020 / 0 Comments
Saskatchewan's first presumptive case of COVID-19 was confirmed by the province Thursday. According to a press release from the Ministry of Health, the first case is a Saskatoon resident who is in their 60s who recently travelled to Egypt. After...

Potential COVID-19 exposure at several P.A. businesses after 3 new cases reported in city

By Daily Herald / September 25, 2020 / 0 Comments
The Saskatchewan Health Authority is alerting the public of potential exposure to COVID-19 at several Prince Albert businesses––On Friday, the government reported three new cases in the city. People who have tested positive for the virus visited the following while...

Possible COVID-19 exposure at Prince Albert business

By Michael Oleksyn / September 24, 2020 / 0 Comments
On Thursday, the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) warned residents of potential COVID-19 exposure at the Value Village on 15th Street in Prince Albert. According to the alert, an individual who was at the business has tested positive for COVID-19.  The...

Police seeking information about alleged attempted murder

By Daily Herald / September 25, 2020 / 0 Comments
The Prince Albert Police Service is seeking the public's help in an ongoing investigation. At about 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, police responded to a home on the 400 block of 12th Street East for a report of an injured man....

Request to build two new fire halls on Monday executive committee agenda

By Jason Kerr / September 25, 2020 / 0 Comments
Members of the Prince Albert Fire Fighters Association are asking city council to build two fire halls on opposite sides of the city to provide better response time. The association says the move would not require additional equipment, as the...

Sask Polytech enters partnership with Microsoft

By Michael Oleksyn / September 22, 2020 / 0 Comments
Microsoft and Saskatchewan Polytechnic announced this week that they have entered into a partnership that will provide learners throughout Saskatchewan with the digital skills they need to help the province recover economically in the post-pandemic reality. The COVID-19 pandemic has...

SHA warns of possible exposure to COVID-19 in Prince Albert and Saskatoon

By Michael Oleksyn / September 27, 2020 / 0 Comments
On Sunday afternoon the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) warned residents of potential COVID-19 exposure at various locations in Prince Albert and Saskatoon. The locations in Prince Albert include: The Real Canadian Superstore, 591-15 St. E. on Sept. 10 from 4:30...

Recent announcements give Prince Albert French community hope for new school

By Michael Oleksyn / September 25, 2020 / 0 Comments
A recent announcement by the Minister of Education regarding a new francophone school in Regina has the Société canadienne-française de Prince Albert (SCFPA) and the École Valois Parents’ Council hoping for a follow through for a new French language institution...

Misinformation exists during return to school

By Michael Oleksyn / September 24, 2020 / 0 Comments
Since the beginning of the new school year on September 8 there has been some misinformation that occurred on social media about who is contacted when a student shows symptoms of COVID-19. The mistaken belief was that the schools in...

Another 15 cases of COVID-19 reported Sunday

By Michael Oleksyn / September 27, 2020 / 0 Comments
The province reported another 15 cases of COVID-19 on Sunday. There are eight new cases in the Central East, four in Regina and single cases in the North Central and Saskatoon zones. There is one case with a pending location....

Martin Ring enters race for Ward 6

By Peter Lozinski / September 22, 2020 / 0 Comments
Martin Ring is eyeing a return to municipal politics. On Tuesday, Ring became just the second candidate to officially file nomination papers for the upcoming city election. Ring is running in Ward 6 against incumbent Blake Edwards. Should he win,...