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Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
Monday, March 19, 2018


A Prince Albert man accused of possessing child pornography was released after a bail hearing Thursday. Warren Nelson Brown, 41, appeared in court by video, with prison issue clothing and severely dishevelled hair. His mother was in the courtroom. The Crown...
Survivors of December’s Fond-du-Lac plane crash have launched a lawsuit against West Wind Aviation and Athabasca Basin Development, the company that holds a 65 per cent share of the airline. The statement of claim filed Wednesday detailed allegations of safety...
NORTEP/NORPAC and the Saskatchewan NDP are pushing for answers from the provincial government, as they say delays on an important decision has left the program’s future shrouded in uncertainty. The program allows students to complete a Bachelor of Education or...
With the city dedicated to belt-tightening as opposed to tax increases to make up $2 million in its municipal budget, several departments, including the police and fire services, were asked to find savings. The city has committed to those savings...
Patricia Leson still remembers where she was on Dec. 6, 1989. The retired teacher and former vice-principal was in school, dealing with the fallout that erupted in a different classroom on the other side of the country. On that day, a...
One person was sent to hospital after a “suspicious fire” in the West Flat Monday. Fire crews responded to a blaze on the 800 Block of 18 Street West at 4:51 a.m. Monday. They found a home at least partially...
Statistics Canada has ranked Prince Albert third out of 305 communities on a list of areas with the most severe crime. The Crime Severity Index combines police-reported crime rates with a weighting system to reflect the relative severity of each...
A man charged for child pornography offences was sentenced to 18 months in jail. Richard Nathan Harris, 30, pleaded guilty to the charges of possessing and transmitting child pornography on Thursday. The offences occurred in Prince Albert between January and...

Hunting for jobs

For recently arrived immigrants, finding a job in their new country can be a daunting challenge. On Wednesday, more than 100 of them were meeting that challenge head on. Job seekers from across the city arrived at the Quality Hotel in...
Prince Albert are investigating what is being called a "serious accident" on Highway 2 just north of the Nisbet Fire Depot. Two-way traffic was diverted onto the southbound lanes as officers investigate the collision. A spokesperson had little detail to...

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