Bryan Eneas

The mock restorative justice council did not involve lawyers, but instead family members and a mediator. The mock council was brought together as part of a play organized by the People's Law School.
The mock restorative justice council did not involve lawyers, but instead family members and a mediator. The mock council was brought together as part of a play organized by the People's Law School. Bryan Eneas/paNOW staff

Restorative, traditional justice displayed at Senator Allen Bird

By Bryan Eneas
April 26, 2017 - 2:11am Updated: April 26, 2017 - 6:40am

A theatre troop highlighted the differences between Traditional Indigenous justice and the court systems of Canada for an audience in Prince Albert.

Solar panels were installed on the community center in the northern village of Green Lake. The facility is expected to be operational in May according to Green Lake's Mayor Ric Richardson.
Solar panels were installed on the community center in the northern village of Green Lake. The facility is expected to be operational in May according to Green Lake's Mayor Ric Richardson. Submitted photo/Northern Village of Green Lake

'We’re trying to break trail:' Green Lake invests in green energy

By Bryan Eneas
April 25, 2017 - 12:00pm

One Saskatchewan village hopes to become a trail blazer in the province by investing in green energy.

The northern village of Green Lake, roughly 210 km north-west of Prince Albert, has built solar panels on the roof of its community centre.

Tracey Halkett, from the Little Red River reserve, part of the Lac La Ronge Indian Band, was elected into office earlier this month. She is the youngest woman to ever hold such a position from Little Red.
Tracey Halkett, from the Little Red River reserve, part of the Lac La Ronge Indian Band, was elected into office earlier this month. She is the youngest woman to ever hold such a position from Little Red. Bryan Eneas / paNOW staff

Youngest female councillor elected to represent Little Red River

By Bryan Eneas
April 22, 2017 - 4:00pm

At the beginning of April, ballots were tallied in the Lac La Ronge Indian Band elections; the community of Little Red River elected a new face to represent on their behalf.

An aerial view of the Gunnar Uranium Mine and Mill pit, which runs over 100 meters deep. The abandoned mine site is poised to enter a productive year in terms of the remediation process according to officials within the Ministry of Economy.
An aerial view of the Gunnar Uranium Mine and Mill pit, which runs over 100 meters deep. The abandoned mine site is poised to enter a productive year in terms of the remediation process according to officials within the Ministry of Economy. submitted photo/Rebecca Gotto, SRC

Gunnar mine clean-up project continues on for another year

By Bryan Eneas
April 21, 2017 - 5:00pm

In the far north, the town of Uranium City is surrounded by numerous mining projects including the Gunnar Uranium Mine and Mill site which was decommissioned in 1963, and closed in 1964.

LLRIB Chief Tammy Cook-Searson said she was thankful for the support she would be receiving from the federal government when it comes to the creation of a holistic wellness centre in La Ronge for residents in the North.
LLRIB Chief Tammy Cook-Searson said she was thankful for the support she would be receiving from the federal government when it comes to the creation of a holistic wellness centre in La Ronge for residents in the North. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Federal government supports LLRIB’s quest for holistic wellness centre

By Bryan Eneas
April 20, 2017 - 12:00pm

A long-term solution to one Indigenous community’s mental wellness plight is in the works.

Federal Health Minister Jane Philpott visited La Ronge on April 19 where she announced an additional $1.2 million in funds for mental wellness to the Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation and the Lac La Ronge Indian Band.
Federal Health Minister Jane Philpott visited La Ronge on April 19 where she announced an additional $1.2 million in funds for mental wellness to the Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation and the Lac La Ronge Indian Band. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Federal government announces new funding for mental wellness in N. Sask.

By Bryan Eneas
April 19, 2017 - 5:00pm

More supports are coming to the communities affected by last year's Northern Saskatchewan suicide crisis.

The back lane grading program is underway in Prince Albert, a process which will take around three or four weeks according to roadways manager Brent Kennedy.
The back lane grading program is underway in Prince Albert, a process which will take around three or four weeks according to roadways manager Brent Kennedy. Taylor MacPherson/paNOW Staff

Back lane grading, road maintenance underway in P.A.

By Bryan Eneas
April 18, 2017 - 12:57pm Updated: April 18, 2017 - 2:13pm

With the spring thaw, the city’s back lanes will be refreshed.

The city’s back lane grading program gets underway on April 18; according to the city's roadways manager Brent Kennedy the back alleys which have received the most complaints will be taken care of first.

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