Tyler Marr

As of Aug. 31, 2018, 37 people have died on the job in Saskatchewan.
As of Aug. 31, 2018, 37 people have died on the job in Saskatchewan. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Uptick in Saskatchewan workplace fatalities in 2018 'shocking and disturbing'

By Tyler Marr
October 12, 2018 - 5:00pm

In the first eight months of 2018, 37 people died on the job in Saskatchewan, a steep increase over the number of workplace fatalities in 2017 and a count already on par with the 15-year average.

(left to right) Dr. George Gilmour's son Euan, wife Margaret, grandson Nicholas, daughter Susan, and grandson Jack pose beside the plaque that now hangs in Victoria Hospital in his name.
(left to right) Dr. George Gilmour's son Euan, wife Margaret, grandson Nicholas, daughter Susan, and grandson Jack pose beside the plaque that now hangs in Victoria Hospital in his name. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Longtime ophthalmologist commemorated with plaque, room naming at Victoria Hospital

By Tyler Marr
September 30, 2018 - 1:50pm

A caring man with a commitment like none other to patient and family centred care decades ahead of his time.

Bonnie, a student in clay work, was demoing a pottery wheel at the Urban Art Tour at the Gateway Mall Saturday as part of Culture Days activities in Prince Albert.
Bonnie, a student in clay work, was demoing a pottery wheel at the Urban Art Tour at the Gateway Mall Saturday as part of Culture Days activities in Prince Albert. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

‘Art is for everyone’: Urban Art Tour draws artisans and observers

By Tyler Marr
September 30, 2018 - 9:02am

Cheryl Ring sat attentively and adjusted her blue cat eye glasses as she watched one of her students meticulously run her hands along the sides of a small clay bowl. 

She gave a gesture of approval and the student returned to spinning the clay slowly on a pottery wheel.

Around 20 people turned out Sunday, Sept. 16, to partake in the 2018 Prince Albert Terry Fox Run.
Around 20 people turned out Sunday, Sept. 16, to partake in the 2018 Prince Albert Terry Fox Run. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Dozens brave weather for Prince Albert Terry Fox Run

By Tyler Marr
September 16, 2018 - 3:10pm

Tenille Wright hopes to one day make her way to Thunder Bay and complete the marathon her hero Terry Fox embarked upon 38 years ago.

The 11-year-old was one of about 20 who braved unseasonably cold temperatures and light mist to partake in Prince Albert’s Terry Fox Run Sunday. 

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