Nigel Maxwell

Reporter agriculture news and the northeast region. I’ve lived in Prince Albert for just over eight years and love telling the stories of the people from this area.

Prince Albert Provincial Court
Prince Albert Provincial Court File photo/paNOW Staff

Floral shop thief to undergo psych assessment

By Nigel Maxwell
February 22, 2018 - 12:00pm Updated: February 22, 2018 - 1:33pm

Sentencing has been delayed for a man who threatened a Prince Albert floral shop clerk with a meat cleaver two years ago.

Austin Fiddler's case was heard Thursday morning at Prince Albert Provincial Court.  The 21-year-old appeared via video from the Prince Albert Correctional Centre.

Chelsie Young has travelled all the way from Edmonton to perform at this year's Voices of the North show in Prince Albert.
Chelsie Young has travelled all the way from Edmonton to perform at this year's Voices of the North show in Prince Albert. Facebook/Chelsie Young

Young woman plans emotional tribute at Voices of the North

By Nigel Maxwell
February 21, 2018 - 5:00pm Updated: February 22, 2018 - 2:16pm

One of the featured performers at this year's Voices of the North show almost didn't make it this year due to her sister's sudden, tragic death.

Construction of a new G3 terminal west of Saskatoon should be complete by the fall.
Construction of a new G3 terminal west of Saskatoon should be complete by the fall. Twitter/ G3

Winnipeg-based grain handler seeks to speed up grain transport

By Nigel Maxwell
February 15, 2018 - 12:00pm Updated: February 16, 2018 - 10:49am

A spokesperson for G3 Canada Ltd. said he anticipates construction of a new high-throughput export terminal in North Vancouver, will be a real “game-changer” for grain transportation in Western Canada.

Shirley and Harold Dickson share a kiss while displaying their 1950 wedding photo.
Shirley and Harold Dickson share a kiss while displaying their 1950 wedding photo. Nigel Maxwell/ paNOW Staff

P.A. love story lasts six decades

By Nigel Maxwell
February 14, 2018 - 12:00pm

When it comes to advice on love, Harold and Shirley Dickson have a few pointers. The couple has been married for 67 years.

"You have to find an understanding wife and a forgiving wife, for one thing," Harold joked when asked about the secret to their long-lasting relationship.

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