Business & Economy

The Prince Albert Downtown Business Improvement District has had its funding shortfalls backfilled and the levy it charges on downtown businesses bumped up to help pad coffers.
The Prince Albert Downtown Business Improvement District has had its funding shortfalls backfilled and the levy it charges on downtown businesses bumped up to help pad coffers. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

PADBID sees funding deficit backfilled, levy increased

By Tyler Marr
May 21, 2018 - 12:30pm Updated: May 22, 2018 - 11:44am

The Prince Albert Downtown Business Improvement District (PADBID) has erased some red ink from the books, as city council approved two proposals to help balance funding shortfalls.

Inspection teams like this one can detect invasive species but the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation is calling on all boaters to help keep zebra mussels out of the province by cleaning and drying their vessels and equipment before hitting the road.
Inspection teams like this one can detect invasive species but the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation is calling on all boaters to help keep zebra mussels out of the province by cleaning and drying their vessels and equipment before hitting the road. The Canadian Press

The fight to keep zebra mussels out of Saskatchewan

By Glenn Hicks
May 9, 2018 - 2:00pm

Fishing season is upon us but there’s one thing you don't want to be bringing home after a successful expedition: Zebra mussels.

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