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Josef Jacobson

Josef Jacobson
Josef Jacobson is a reporter with the Prince Albert Daily Herald. You can reach him at 306-764-4276 ext. 247, by email at or on Twitter @josefjacobson89.

‘Trial by fire’

PA Saskatchewan Rivers Dragons rookies show promise after one season on the pitch The Prince Albert Saskatchewan Rivers Dragons finished off their regular season with a 44-0 loss to the Saskatoon Springboks on Thursday night at Max Clunie Field. The Springboks took control of the match...

Holding court

St. Mary High School to be well represented on volleyball court at 2017 Canada Games The Saskatchewan Volleyball Association is sending its Top 12 under-18 men to Winnipeg in August to compete against the best athletes in the country at the 2017 Canada Games. Three...

Grand season finale

Royals shut out Melfort 7-0 to end regular season, playoffs start Monday The Prince Albert Royals wrapped up their regular season on Wednesday night with 7-0 win over Melfort at Andy Zwack Field. “It was alright,” Royals coach Lance Alexander said of the win. “It was a...

A Hall of Fame career

Former Minto to be inducted posthumously into New Hampshire Hockey Hall of Fame Wayne Pecknold started his hockey career on the west coast and ended it on the east coast, with a stop in Prince Albert along the way. Now the former Minto is being posthumously...

Ultimate performance

St. Mary senior band students take final bow at year-end concert When Kayleigh Skomorowski was in high school, band class was more than just a bunch of students playing music together; it was a community. Now that she’s all grown up, the St. Mary High School...

‘We were rolling’

PA Royals score a win and a draw against Tisdale in home doubleheader The Prince Albert Royals kicked off a busy week of baseball with a pair of matches against Tisdale at Andy Zwack Field on Monday night. The games started early and continued until...

The national team dream

More than 40 Saskatchewan junior softball players attend Team Canada tryouts in PA For the past six months Softball Canada coaches have been scouring the country to assemble a team of young men good enough to take on the world. That search brought junior men’s national...

Defensive crackdown

PA Predators beat Moose Jaw Mustangs 14-8 to sweep two-game season series Ashton Hall scored a hat-trick and three other players had two-goal nights as the Prince Albert Predators defeated the Moose Jaw Mustangs 14-8 at the Kinsmen Arena on Saturday. Ethan Beaulac kicked off scoring...

Back-to-back champ

PA’s Kim Brown shoots 156 to take second-consecutive Ladies’ Northern title It was déjà vu for Kim Brown at the Cooke Municipal Golf Course over the weekend. The local golfer won her second-straight Ladies’ Northern golf tournament, shooting 73 on Saturday and 83 on Sunday to...

Through the eyes of a prison guard

Local artist’s latest exhibit looks back on his time as a correctional officer Pat Bliss never intended to have a career as a prison guard. The local artist had been working as a farmer and rancher until the 1980s, when hard times forced him to sell...

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