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Mayor to bring forward proposal to aid expanded dentistry program coming to P.A. University...

Mayor Greg Dionne says he plans to bring a request to council for specialized parking access to the new downtown University of...

Indigenous offenders over-represented in federal prisons, report says

Indigenous offenders continue to make up a disproportionate number of federally-sentenced inmates, the latest report from the correctional investigator says.Ivan...

Reports cite high levels of workplace harassment, bullying at CSC facilities

Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) isn’t doing enough to address concerns surrounding bullying, harassment and sexual violence in the workplace, a recent audit found.

Prison food problems persist, correctional investigator says

More than two years since a deadly riot broke out in Saskatchewan Penitentiary amid tensions over food quality, Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) still...

Sturgeon Lake home search results in 3 arrests

The Prince Albert RCMP's Crime Reduction Team has charged three people from Sturgeon Lake First Nation for weapons offences.

Police seize drugs, weapons in separate investigations last week

Prince Albert's Integrated Street Enforcement Team (ISET) arrested five people and seized drugs and weapons in two separate investigations last week.

Free program hopes to improve men’s fitness

A program coming to Prince Albert is betting that the best way to get men involved in living a healthier lifestyle is with a...




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Competition numbers triple at revitalized Beerd Derby

By Jason Kerr / February 17, 2020 / 0 Comments
Shea Holtforster and Graham Pedersen weren’t sure what they were getting into when they walked into the Rock and Iron Sports Bar for their first Prince Albert Winter Festival Beerd Derby. In fact, they didn’t even know about the competition...

Prince Albert introduces new fire truck

By Peter Lozinski / February 14, 2020 / 0 Comments
Prince Albert’s newest fire truck will let the fire department work faster and more efficiently while also improving safety. The Prince Albert Fire Department (PAFD) presented the new truck during a press conference Friday morning. It was purchased two years...

Schneider gets first taste of WHL experience with Blades

By Lucas Punkari / February 14, 2020 / 0 Comments
Prince Albert Mintos defenceman Marek Schneider has had a pretty good idea of what life is like in the Western Hockey League over the last couple of years. In addition to watching his older brother Braden develop on the blueline...

Sunday morning fire under investigation

By Daily Herald / February 16, 2020 / 0 Comments
An investigation is underway to determine the cause of a fire in a residence on the 500 block of 28th Street East. Crews from the Prince Albert Fire Department were called to the scene at around 8:15 a.m. on Sunday,...

Malcolm Jenkins and City funding nearly $1 million in recreation boosts

By Jayda Noyes / February 14, 2020 / 0 Comments
Jenkins chooses to fund recreation as a preventative measure to health care Canadian Tire Owner Malcolm Jenkins and the City of Prince Albert have partnered to give residents more reasons to be active. On Friday morning, Jenkins and City representatives...

Police searching for tips after snowmobile stolen from Prince Albert business

By Daily Herald / February 13, 2020 / 0 Comments
Prince Albert police are asking for assistance in locating a snowmobile stolen from a local business on Feb. 9. Police arrived at the scene at around 1:23 a.m. to discover a section of fence that was cut and rolled back,...

Lakeland and District Fire Department hits the ice for third annual fishing derby

By Jason Kerr / February 13, 2020 / 0 Comments
Members of the Lakeland and District Fire Department have plans for a new fire hall, but they’ll need great ice fishing weather to make it happen. The department hosts its third annual Ice Fishing Derby at Murray Point on Emma...

Police respond to early Thursday aggravated assault

By Daily Herald / February 13, 2020 / 0 Comments
A 21-year-old man is in hospital after a stabbing early on Thursday. Prince Albert police responded to the 1000 block of Branion Drive around 4 a.m. for a report of an aggravated assault. Paramedics transported the victim to the hospital...

Odyssey’s Four Old Broads on the High Seas cast ready to spark some laughter

By Jayda Noyes / February 14, 2020 / 0 Comments
Prince Albert's Odyssey Productions is preparing for its next show: a comical story mixed with a little suspense. Four Old Broads on the High Seas takes place the day after the original play Odyssey performed in 2018. However, as Director...

National Park working on wildfire fuel reduction in Waskesiu townsite

By Jayda Noyes / February 14, 2020 / 0 Comments
The Prince Albert National Park is working on a new fuel reduction area in the Waskesiu townsite. The park's wildfire preparedness dates back to 2001, when it established a 320-hectare community fuel break. It runs from the Kapasiwin area on...