Teena Monteleone

Social media posts by frustrated parents indicate students around Christopher Lake are spending almost two hours on the bus ride home after school.
Social media posts by frustrated parents indicate students around Christopher Lake are spending almost two hours on the bus ride home after school. file photo/paNOW Staff

School division working out kinks on long bus rides

By Teena Monteleone
September 8, 2017 - 5:00pm

Changes were supposed to yield efficiencies when they were made to school bus routes in the Christopher Lake area, but frustrated parents said the opposite has happened.

Elwood Armstrong of Prince Albert stands by his truck he has adorned with toy figurines.
Elwood Armstrong of Prince Albert stands by his truck he has adorned with toy figurines. Teena Monteleone/paNOW Staff

Toy truck turns heads

By Teena Monteleone
August 31, 2017 - 8:00am

He’s not exactly sure why he did it, but Prince Albert resident Elwood Armstrong turned his Dodge into one giant toy truck.

“People ask me all the time why I did it and I couldn’t figure it out. I just wanted to do it,” he said.

Prince Albert Police Chief Troy Cooper said the PRT is an 'appropriate and effective' way to address crime.
Prince Albert Police Chief Troy Cooper said the PRT is an 'appropriate and effective' way to address crime. File photo/paNOW Staff

Provincial Protection and Response Team adds 4 positions to Prince Albert

By Teena Monteleone
August 23, 2017 - 5:00pm

The new Protection and Response team, or PRT, to reduce crime in rural Saskatchewan will mean the addition of four new positions within the Prince Albert police service.

Adams Celebration by Design on Central Avenue has operated for eight decades but will soon close its doors for good.
Adams Celebration by Design on Central Avenue has operated for eight decades but will soon close its doors for good. Teena Monteleone/paNOW Staff

Historic business to close doors on Central Avenue

By Teena Monteleone
August 15, 2017 - 4:59pm Updated: August 15, 2017 - 8:50pm

For eight decades, the Adams family has run a store on Central Avenue in downtown Prince Albert.

“After 81 years, the time has come for us to move on,” said Lana Adams, co-owner of Adam’s Celebration by Design.

The store will officially close its doors at the end of the month.

Prince Albert Mayor Greg Dionne said he was surprised by Brad Wall's resignation from politics.
Prince Albert Mayor Greg Dionne said he was surprised by Brad Wall's resignation from politics. file photo/paNOW staff

Mixed local reaction to premier's resignation

By Teena Monteleone
August 10, 2017 - 5:00pm

There is mixed local reaction to the resignation of Saskatchewan’s premier. Brad Wall announced his retirement Thursday, after a decade in office.

“It’s time for me and my family to do something else,” the premier said.

A high-tech car wash featuring 14-bays and a dog-wash area will replace this now empty lot at the corner of Second Ave. and 26th St. W.
A high-tech car wash featuring 14-bays and a dog-wash area will replace this now empty lot at the corner of Second Ave. and 26th St. W. Taylor MacPherson/paNOW Staff

Car wash construction changes 2nd Ave. landscape

By Teena Monteleone
June 26, 2017 - 2:00pm

Prince Albert residents may have noticed a significant change to the landscape at the corner of Second Ave. and 26th St. W.

Four homes were removed and the properties rezoned as neighbourhood commercial to make way for a new 14-bay wand wash.

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