Nigel Maxwell

Reporter agriculture news and the northeast region. I’ve lived in Prince Albert for just over eight years and love telling the stories of the people from this area.

Kayleigh Feschuk wanted something permanent in memory of her late boyfriend Jacob Leicht, one of the people killed in the Humboldt Broncos bus tragedy April 6.
Kayleigh Feschuk wanted something permanent in memory of her late boyfriend Jacob Leicht, one of the people killed in the Humboldt Broncos bus tragedy April 6. Kayleigh Feschuk/Facebook

Memory of former Broncos player etched on skin of P.A. girl

By Nigel Maxwell
July 12, 2018 - 10:00am

Prince Albert's Kayleigh Feschuk wanted to do something "permanent" in memory of her former boyfriend Jacob Leicht, who was one of Humboldt Broncos players killed in the team's tragic April 6 bus crash.

Prince Albert Police have been busy this past week with stolen vehicles.
Prince Albert Police have been busy this past week with stolen vehicles. File photo/paNOW Staff

P.A. man 'hoping for the best' after his van was stolen and recovered

By Nigel Maxwell
June 27, 2018 - 12:00pm

The experience of one Prince Albert man may serve as a warning for others in the area to keep a closer eye on their vehicles.

David Abramyk's 2016 Dodge Caravan was among several vehicles stolen over the weekend. The van was left locked and parked right outside his house, he said.

Close to 200 Southend residents have been staying at the Prince Albert Inn for the past week.
Close to 200 Southend residents have been staying at the Prince Albert Inn for the past week. File photo/paNOW Staff

Southend residents given the green light to return home

By Nigel Maxwell
June 26, 2018 - 7:32am

Hundreds of Southend residents, who were forced to leave their homes last week due to the threat of a wildfire, have received the news they've been anxiously waiting for.

The general evacuation order has been lifted.

The U16 Aces proudly lifted the Maclean-Ross Cup at the Girls Prairie League Softball championships in Sherwood Park.
The U16 Aces proudly lifted the Maclean-Ross Cup at the Girls Prairie League Softball championships in Sherwood Park. P.A. Minor Softball/Facebook

Aces and Astros dominate weekend

By Nigel Maxwell
June 25, 2018 - 12:00pm

The U19 Aces successfully defended their title as Summerfest champions in Canwood over the weekend. 

Over the course of the five games they played, the Aces scored 41 runs and only allowed five. In the final game, they faced the Saskatoon Renegades and won easily with a score of 15-0.

The building once home to a public library may not have seen its final chapter just yet.
The building once home to a public library may not have seen its final chapter just yet. Nigel Maxwell/paNOW Staff

University campus creates new hope for owners of historic downtown building

By Nigel Maxwell
June 18, 2018 - 5:00pm Updated: June 19, 2018 - 7:24am

The owners of one of downtown Prince Albert's oldest buildings have high hopes to see it opened to the public again as a tourist attraction, art gallery, or possibly even a dorm for students.

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