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A young lady is seen participating in the powwow at St. Michael Community School Thursday morning.
A young lady is seen participating in the powwow at St. Michael Community School Thursday morning. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Powwow offers shared learning experience

By Tyler Marr
May 26, 2017 - 2:00pm

Students dressed in traditonal regalia took to centre stage yesterday and danced in unison to showcase culture and community.

The event was part of Prince Albert Catholic Community School's third annual powwow at St. Michael Community School Thursday morning.

Wearing a helmet can reduce your risk of brain injury by 88 per cent.
Wearing a helmet can reduce your risk of brain injury by 88 per cent. file photo/paNOW staff

Brain injury association pushes for provincial helmet legislation

By Tyler Marr
May 22, 2017 - 7:14pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 8:23am

One cyclist dies almost every day and of those, 90 per cent were not wearing a helmet.

This is according to Glenda James, executive director of the Saskatchewan Brain Injury Association and why she works to raise awareness around the simple act of wearing a helmet.

A course offered through Saskatchewan Polytechnic will help prepare nurses new to emergency rooms in the Prince Albert Parkland Health Region (PAPHR).
A course offered through Saskatchewan Polytechnic will help prepare nurses new to emergency rooms in the Prince Albert Parkland Health Region (PAPHR). Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Sask. Polytechnic training will further prepare nurses for ER

By Tyler Marr
May 22, 2017 - 1:40pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 6:13pm

A course offered through Saskatchewan Polytechnic will help prepare nurses new to emergency rooms in the Prince Albert Parkland Health Region (PAPHR).

New Democratic Party Member of Parliament for Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River Georgina Jolibois  spoke to the proposed changes to education board structures and northen school boundaries in her Member Statement last week.
New Democratic Party Member of Parliament for Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River Georgina Jolibois spoke to the proposed changes to education board structures and northen school boundaries in her Member Statement last week. Screen Shot/Facebook

MP expresses northern education concerns in Ottawa

By Tyler Marr
May 21, 2017 - 4:05pm Updated: May 22, 2017 - 8:09am

Frustration over the apparent lack of communication between the provincial government and northern school divisions has made its way to Ottawa.

Three people were taken to hospital with non-critical following a two-vehicle collision.
Three people were taken to hospital with non-critical following a two-vehicle collision. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Three injured in two vehicle collision

By Tyler Marr
May 21, 2017 - 1:49pm

Just after 1 p.m. paramedics and Prince Albert Police Services were called to a report of a motor vehicle collision at the corner of 1 Avenue West and 22 Street West.

Upon arrival, it was deemed a vehicle travelling north disobeyed a stop sign and collided with a westbound vehicle.

SaskEnergy and fire crews are seen responding to an above ground natural gas leak at a home on 8 St. East and 10 Avenue East.
SaskEnergy and fire crews are seen responding to an above ground natural gas leak at a home on 8 St. East and 10 Avenue East. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Saturday gas leak capped, repaired

By Tyler Marr
May 20, 2017 - 2:32pm Updated: May 21, 2017 - 2:08pm

UPDATE; The gas leaking from the pipe has been turned off and repair work has been completed.

SaskEnergy, police and fire crews responded Saturday afternoon to an above ground natural gas leak at a home on 8 St. East and 10 Avenue East. 

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