Glenn Hicks

A P.A. retailer ended its policy restricting the sale of hairspray after some social media users claimed the policy was racially motivated. This allegation has been denied.
A P.A. retailer ended its policy restricting the sale of hairspray after some social media users claimed the policy was racially motivated. This allegation has been denied. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Store ends restricted hairspray sales policy

By Glenn Hicks
December 20, 2017 - 12:00pm Updated: December 21, 2017 - 11:28am

Despite good intentions, a Prince Albert retailer has ended its local policy restricting the sale of alcohol-based products such as hairspray and mouthwash.

The Christmas Cheer radiothon on 900 CKBI takes place in the boardroom of the Jim Pattison Broadcast Group. Last year Neil Headrick was among the personalities who played their part with Lieutenant Laura Van Schaick.
The Christmas Cheer radiothon on 900 CKBI takes place in the boardroom of the Jim Pattison Broadcast Group. Last year Neil Headrick was among the personalities who played their part with Lieutenant Laura Van Schaick. File photo/paNOW staff

Christmas Cheer radiothon set for broadcast

By Glenn Hicks
December 14, 2017 - 5:00pm Updated: December 15, 2017 - 7:13am

The 900 CKBI Radiothon for the Salvation Army's Christmas Hamper Campaign hits the airwaves Friday morning.

The video entry by the St. Mary high school band impressed the judges of the CBC Canadian Music Class Challenge. The Canada jersey-clad ensemble made it into the top 10 in their category.
The video entry by the St. Mary high school band impressed the judges of the CBC Canadian Music Class Challenge. The Canada jersey-clad ensemble made it into the top 10 in their category. St. Mary High School/CBC Music

St. Mary school band hits high note in CBC competition

By Glenn Hicks
December 14, 2017 - 12:00pm

Prince Albert’s St.Mary High can toot its own horn.

The school band rose above the pack to make the top 10 in CBC's Canadian Music Class Challenge. Thousands of students from 500 music classes nationwide initially entered the mix

Mayor Greg Dionne admitted the city has perhaps not done enough for the commercial sector and promised to tackle the issue very soon.
Mayor Greg Dionne admitted the city has perhaps not done enough for the commercial sector and promised to tackle the issue very soon. file photo/paNOW Staff

P.A. Chamber calls to protect mom and pop shops following tax report

By Glenn Hicks
December 12, 2017 - 2:00pm

The Prince Albert Chamber of Commerce is urging the city to significantly lower the commercial tax rate to improve local business following a report from the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB).

The council of the Resort Village of Candle Lake has signed a service agreement with the developer of the proposed marina on the west side.
The council of the Resort Village of Candle Lake has signed a service agreement with the developer of the proposed marina on the west side. Resort Village of Candle Lake

Candle Lake marina gets approved; appeal outstanding

By Glenn Hicks
December 7, 2017 - 5:00pm Updated: December 8, 2017 - 8:34am

The controversial new marina for Candle Lake has been approved, although another appeal is outstanding.

In a narrow vote, council recently approved the servicing agreement with the developer for the launch and mooring spots for up to 150 boats on a parcel of land on the west side.

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