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Students lined the Pride Parade route, showing their support for LGBTQ and two-sprit individuals during the 2018 Pride Festival at the Beardy's and Okemasis Cree Nation on June 15, 2018.
Students lined the Pride Parade route, showing their support for LGBTQ and two-sprit individuals during the 2018 Pride Festival at the Beardy's and Okemasis Cree Nation on June 15, 2018. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Beardy's and Okemasis Cree Nation celebrates Pride

By Bryan Eneas
June 16, 2018 - 4:29pm

Pride flags flapped in an early summer breeze outside the Beardy's and Okemasis Cree Nation's band office as people milled about in the parking lot in anticipation of the day's events.

St. Joseph School will be partially demolished and renovated this summer.
St. Joseph School will be partially demolished and renovated this summer. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

St. Joseph building to undergo partial demolition, renovation

By paNOW Staff
June 16, 2018 - 4:25pm

An old school in Prince Albert will undergo some changes this summer.

St Joseph School, located on 22nd St. E., will undergo a renovation and partial removal over the coming months. The building was first constructed in 1952, and an addition was built 20 years later.

A potato a day and being a kid when playing with her grandchildren were among the secrets of Nellie Wendel's longevity, according to family members.
A potato a day and being a kid when playing with her grandchildren were among the secrets of Nellie Wendel's longevity, according to family members. Submitted photo

A potato a day among 105-year-old Shellbrook woman's secrets for long life

By Glenn Hicks
June 16, 2018 - 8:00am

The First World War had not yet begun, Robert Borden was Prime Minister and the first Calgary Stampede had just been held in 1912 when Nellie Wendel (nee Watkinson) was born.

A new structure has been installed at the Great Blue Heron Provincial Park, which creates a new opportunity for people who may not have access to camping equipment.
A new structure has been installed at the Great Blue Heron Provincial Park, which creates a new opportunity for people who may not have access to camping equipment. Submitted photo/Saskatchewan Ministry of Sport, Culture, and Recreation

Yurt provides new camping experience at Great Blue Heron Park

By paNOW Staff
June 15, 2018 - 10:00am

There’s a new feature at the Great Blue Heron Provincial Park north of Prince Albert.

A Mongolian Yurt was installed in the park, giving campers an opportunity to try a new outdoor experience and making camping more accessible to people who may not have experience or equipment.

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