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Cooperation and communication is key in school COVID-19 cases

Since schools returned on September 8, the Prince Albert Catholic School Division had three cases of COVID-19 reported in their division. These...

Positive COVID-19 case identified at Meath Park Public School

On Monday evening the Saskatchewan Rivers School Division notified the public that the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) identified a positive COVID-19 case...

Search For The Stars looking for 2021 cast members

Registration is open for Prince Albert's youth talent competition, Search For The Stars. The annual competition presents young performers with the opportunity...

Gustafson’s experience on Saskatchewan Rivers board is an asset as candidate

Grant Gustafson brings a history dating back to before the existence of the Saskatchewan Rivers School Division as a candidate for trustee...

Another 58 cases of COVID-19 reported Tuesday

The province reported another 58 cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday.There were six new cases reported in the North...

SMEDCO, Prince Albert consulting firm partner to offer consulting and funding to Métis community...

A Prince Albert business consultancy firm is partnering with SaskMétis Economic Development Corporation (SMEDCO) to offer consulting services and relief funding to...

Anonymous supporters post get well messages outside of police station

Messages of support and well-wishes were hung up on a tree outside the main police station on Saturday afternoon.




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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...

Three Sask. schools move to virtual learning

By Michael Oleksyn / October 22, 2020 / 0 Comments
The Muskoday First Nation Community School (MFNCS) at Muskoday, Bernard Constant Community School at James Smith and Charlebois Community School in Cumberland House are all taking various measures and closing facilities due to COVID-19. Muskoday announced in a letter that...

SHA warns of possible exposures to COVID-19 in Prince Albert

By Michael Oleksyn / October 26, 2020 / 0 Comments
On Monday morning the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) warned residents of potential COVID-19 exposure at various locations in Prince Albert and around the province. The locations in Prince Albert include: Co-op Cornerstone, 777 15 Street East, no times available on...

6 positive cases of COVID-19 in Prince Albert Police Service

By Daily Herald / October 23, 2020 / 0 Comments
The Prince Albert police service is reporting six positive cases of COVID-19 to date within the force, according to a press release sent Friday. Officers who have tested positive are isolating according to public health guidelines and won't return to...

WHL players added to Junior A rosters

By Daily Herald / October 23, 2020 / 0 Comments
With the Western Hockey League campaign not starting until Jan. 8, 2021, players in the league are now keeping busy by playing for Junior A teams. The Everett Silvertips announced on Friday that five of their players have been loaned...

Hickie defends police board plan after criticism from Dionne

By Jason Kerr / October 23, 2020 / 0 Comments
Mayoral candidate Darryl Hickie defended his plan to step in as chair of the Prince Albert Board of Police Commissioners should he be elected on Nov. 9. Incumbent mayor Greg Dionne called Hickie’s proposal “a dangerous road to go down”...

Dionne says province needs to chip in to help reduce crime

By Jason Kerr / October 22, 2020 / 0 Comments
Incumbent Mayor Greg Dionne said the City of Prince Albert needs to look to the provincial government for help lowering crime rates instead of paying for more police officers. He also defended the current Board of Police Commissioners model, saying...

Sask. Party leading or elected in all P.A. ridings on election night

By Daily Herald / October 26, 2020 / 0 Comments
The name of the provincial representatives in Prince Albert won’t be known for another few days — though one of them is likely to be Joe Hargrave. This year’s election saw a record number of mail-in votes, with 935 mail-in...

Brown takes a second run at Ward 1 council seat

By Jason Kerr / October 23, 2020 / 0 Comments
After running unsuccessfully for city council in 2016, Daniel Brown is taking another crack at it in 2020. Brown finished second behind longtime Ward 1 Coun. Charlene Miller in the last municipal election. He said little has been done to...

Mahussier enters race for Catholic School board trustee

By Michael Oleksyn / October 22, 2020 / 0 Comments
Longtime Prince Albert resident and active volunteer board member Gloria Mahussier has entered the race for trustee in the Prince Albert Catholic School Division. She explained that her goal as a candidate is to ensure that resources are used in the...

RCMP seize over 100 pounds of cannabis and nearly one kg of cocaine near Kindersley

By Daily Herald / October 22, 2020 / 0 Comments
Two men are facing charges after two separate traffic stops on Highway 7 west of Kindersley turned up over 100 pounds of cannabis and nearly 1 kg of cocaine, according to a media release sent Thursday. An RCMP officer stopped...