Charlene Tebbutt

The union representing corrections officers at Saskatchewan Penitentiary is raising concerns about the length of time it has taken to repair jail cells damaged in a riot nearly two years ago.
The union representing corrections officers at Saskatchewan Penitentiary is raising concerns about the length of time it has taken to repair jail cells damaged in a riot nearly two years ago. submitted photo/Office of the Correctional Investigator

Union concerned about slow repairs following 2016 riot at Sask Pen

By Charlene Tebbutt
September 13, 2018 - 8:00am

Members of the union representing corrections officers at the Saskatchewan Penitentiary are raising concerns about a lack of available cell space following a riot at the institution nearly two years ago.

Donovan Fraser was recognized Monday as the recipient of the 36th Terry Fox Award. Fraser attended the event with his mom, Kelly.
Donovan Fraser was recognized Monday as the recipient of the 36th Terry Fox Award. Fraser attended the event with his mom, Kelly. Charlene Tebbutt/paNOW Staff

Local youth receives Terry Fox Award

By Charlene Tebbutt
September 11, 2018 - 1:25pm Updated: September 11, 2018 - 2:03pm

A 19-year-old survivor of leukemia has received this year’s Terry Fox Award for his involvement in the community and his efforts to raise money and awareness for cancer research.

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