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Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
Friday, March 23, 2018


The waiting game

The Prince Albert Housing Authority’s general manager says they’re making repairs as quickly as they can to the Sherman Towers apartment building, but maintains the problem isn’t as severe as residents think. In an interview on Thursday, Dave Deobald said...

New year, new laws

Stricter impaired driving regulations coming into effect As of 12:01 on Jan. 1, Saskatchewan’s new impaired driving laws will come into effect. The law lowers the provincial blood alcohol limit to 0.04. If you’ve had a few drinks and are driving,...
Small- and medium-sized businesses in Saskatchewan plan to invest about 25 per cent less than in 2016
Prince Albert Chamber of Commerce CEO Larry Fladager wants to see the city focus on what it does best instead of chasing big industries. The issue of attracting big businesses was one of several brought up after Mayor Greg Dionne’s...
Two men thought they could escape police early Tuesday morning, but they couldn’t evade Police Service Dog (PSD) Daxa. Shortly after 4:30 a.m. Tuesday, officers on patrol observed a dark coloured Honda Civic travelling north on the 2800 block of...
Prince Albert city councillors have voted to put a downtown property up for public tender due to the owners still owing $176,046.47 in taxes. The building, located at 1203 Central Avenue, came into the city’s possession on Feb. 10 after...
For 37 years, Marie Mathers has been active in the Royal Canadian Legion, however it wasn’t until a year ago that she noticed a disturbing trend. Every December, Mathers and her son would serve Christmas dinner to a variety of...
Colin Fraser never expected his family-owned store would win any kind of award. The local owner of OK Tire, along with his wife, Lisa, has won the national Ok Tire Store of the Year award, beating out over 300 stores...
Two suspects are in custody after a 34-year-old man died at a home at 347 9 St. E. Police are investigating the incident as a homicide. Parkland Ambulance was called to the house at 1:20 a.m. on Wednesday morning, said...

Winning work

The people have spoken. The Mann Art Gallery named the winner of the people’s choice award for the 2017 Winter Festival juried art show, and a Saskatoon-based painter has earned the honour. Greg Hargarten is the 2017 winner of the Guy...

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