Prince Albert

The Victoria Hospital Foundation launched an ambitious fundraiser to advance the hospital's Neonatal Unit.
The Victoria Hospital Foundation launched an ambitious fundraiser to advance the hospital's Neonatal Unit. submitted photo/Victoria Hospital Foundation

Neonatal unit to benefit from ambitious fundraiser

By Teena Monteleone
September 18, 2018 - 9:00am

It is a bold but critical goal. The Victoria Hospital Foundation (VHF) is embarking on a multi-year campaign with an end goal of raising $2.2 million to expand and upgrade the hospital’s Level 2 Neonatal Unit for the sickest babies.

Spokespeople from the provincial government say speed enforcement by camera is here to stay and communities will be part of a new committee on if and where such devices can be located.
Spokespeople from the provincial government say speed enforcement by camera is here to stay and communities will be part of a new committee on if and where such devices can be located. submitted photo/SGI

Photo speed enforcement to stay

By Glenn Hicks
September 17, 2018 - 5:00pm

The move to make photo speed enforcement (PSE) permanent on our roads is not a cash grab but a way to invest more in traffic safety measures, according to the provincial government. And the mayor of Prince Albert says the way fine revenues will be distributed will help improve traffic safety.

Sherry Buckler was awarded the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designation.
Sherry Buckler was awarded the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designation. submitted photo/Victoria Hospital Foundation

Special designation for local fundraiser

By paNOW Staff
September 17, 2018 - 1:30pm

It is a step she didn’t have to take, but its another testament of her commitment to the community. The executive director of the Victoria Hospital Foundation, Sherry Buckler, has been named a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE).

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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