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Evacuees from the wildfire burning 13 kilometres south of Southend have filled the P.A. Inn. Red Cross officials there say they're expecting roughly 200 people to check in there.
Evacuees from the wildfire burning 13 kilometres south of Southend have filled the P.A. Inn. Red Cross officials there say they're expecting roughly 200 people to check in there. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Southend wildfire evacuees to temporarily call P.A. home

By Bryan Eneas
June 20, 2018 - 12:00pm Updated: June 20, 2018 - 1:05pm

Evacuees from a wildfire near Southend, some 460 kilometres north of Prince Albert, are making the city their temporary home.

Saskatchewan Polytechnic launched a new Indigenous Student Success Strategy on June 19.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic launched a new Indigenous Student Success Strategy on June 19. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Sask. Polytech launches new Indigenous Success Strategy

By paNOW Staff
June 19, 2018 - 5:00pm

To mark National Indigenous History Month, Saskatchewan Polytechnic is launching new strategy aimed at removing barriers to success.

The strategy was unveiled at a special event Tuesday, and included the renewal of relationships with Indigenous communities.

Amanda Davison, Maria Mapendo, Carolyn Hobden, and Ahmed Jrad.
Amanda Davison, Maria Mapendo, Carolyn Hobden, and Ahmed Jrad. Charlene Tebbutt/paNOW Staff

Open house seeks to raise awareness about refugees in Prince Albert

By Charlene Tebbutt
June 18, 2018 - 10:00am

For many newcomers to Canada, learning to live in a new country isn't the hardest thing they've had to do. Many have already faced tougher challenges when they were forced to flee their homes to escape war or political unrest. 

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.

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