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Chris Knight, Andy Cohen, and Ken Landers of 900 CKBI and Power 99, respectively, walked a mile in red high heel shoes in support of the Prince Albert Safe Shelter for Women.
Chris Knight, Andy Cohen, and Ken Landers of 900 CKBI and Power 99, respectively, walked a mile in red high heel shoes in support of the Prince Albert Safe Shelter for Women. submitted photo/Chris Knight

P.A. men Walk a Mile in red heels

By paNOW Staff
May 25, 2017 - 10:52am Updated: May 26, 2017 - 5:52am

Men from Prince Albert and region walked in high-heeled red pumps to support a local charity and help stop violence against women.

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde was present at the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations spring Assembly on May 18. Following his speech, Bellegarde made calls to rescind the doctrine of discovery, which gave the British Crown and the government of Canada title to Indigenous lands.
Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde was present at the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations spring Assembly on May 18. Following his speech, Bellegarde made calls to rescind the doctrine of discovery, which gave the British Crown and the government of Canada title to Indigenous lands. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

AFN National Chief addresses FSIN

By Bryan Eneas
May 18, 2017 - 5:00pm

An aged doctrine, a lack of communication and a slow-moving bureaucracy are three challenges First Nations are facing according to Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde.

Florence Highway, a volunteer with Diabetes Canada, said the primary goal of the gathering was education.
Florence Highway, a volunteer with Diabetes Canada, said the primary goal of the gathering was education. Jeff Labine/paNOW Staff

Aboriginal Diabetes conference doesn’t ‘sugarcoat’ problem

By Teena Monteleone and Jeff Labine
May 17, 2017 - 5:00pm Updated: May 18, 2017 - 6:21am

There are over 100,000 people living with diabetes in Saskatchewan today, but Diabetes Canada estimates that number climbs to 175,000 when you add the number of people living with pre-diabetes. 

The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations spring legislative assembly will take place in Prince Albert this week.
The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations spring legislative assembly will take place in Prince Albert this week. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Gateway to the North hosts FSIN Spring Assembly

By Bryan Eneas
May 16, 2017 - 9:03am Updated: May 16, 2017 - 10:07am

Representatives of the 74 Indigenous nations in Saskatchewan will be in Prince Albert this week.

The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) Spring Assembly will take place on May 17 and 18 at the Senator Allan Bird Memorial Center.

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