Housing

The property at 925 Central Ave. has come before city council recently, with Mayor Dionne calling for its demolition.
The property at 925 Central Ave. has come before city council recently, with Mayor Dionne calling for its demolition. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Evicting tenants can effectively reduce crime: Police Chief

By Taylor MacPherson
October 16, 2017 - 5:00pm

Prince Albert’s police chief sided with Mayor Greg Dionne when he said evicting the tenants from nuisance properties can be an effective way to reduce crime and clean up neighbourhoods.

Animal control accounts for roughly 40 per cent of the calls fielded by Prince Albert's bylaw officers.
Animal control accounts for roughly 40 per cent of the calls fielded by Prince Albert's bylaw officers. File photo/paNOW Staff

Bylaw unit’s animal control policies up for review

By Taylor MacPherson
October 16, 2017 - 12:00pm

The city’s bylaw unit will be reviewing their procedures around animal control over the next month and conducting a broader strategic review over the winter in an effort to save resources without reducing service.

Stanley Mission RCMP are asking for the public's assistance in a suspicious fire investigation that sent one man to hospital.
Stanley Mission RCMP are asking for the public's assistance in a suspicious fire investigation that sent one man to hospital. file photo/paNOW staff

Stanley Mission RCMP seek information on suspicious fire that sent one man to hospital

By paNOW Staff
October 15, 2017 - 11:11am Updated: October 15, 2017 - 3:12pm

Police in Stanley Mission is asking the public for any information they may have in regards to a suspicious fire in the community that sent one man to hospital.

Downtown businesses aren't necessarily in support of demolishing 925 Central Ave. but want action to deal with the crime and problems associated with the Gospel Centre apartments.
Downtown businesses aren't necessarily in support of demolishing 925 Central Ave. but want action to deal with the crime and problems associated with the Gospel Centre apartments. Bryan Eneas/paNOW staff

Downtown businesses want action on 'problem' apartments

By Glenn Hicks
October 12, 2017 - 5:00pm

Downtown businesses aren't sure demolishing a problem residential building is the answer, but they want urgent action to address the problems the apartments are associated with.

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