Prince Albert

paNOW photo by Stephanie Froese
paNOW photo by Stephanie Froese

Casting the ballot

By paNOW Staff
May 2, 2011 - 3:58pm

Time is running out to vote

Those who have not made it to the polling station yet, need to make sure to bring ID.

Officials expect the largest crowds after 4 p.m. and said they believe the number of voters will be up from the 2008 federal election.

Carmen Youngwirth points to how close the fire came to the RRRR club property. paNOW photo by Brent Bosker
Carmen Youngwirth points to how close the fire came to the RRRR club property. paNOW photo by Brent Bosker

Fire burns close to riding and roping club

By Brent Bosker
May 2, 2011 - 11:35am

A pile of hay and manure continues to smolder after a dangerous looking brush fire broke out Sunday night in Nesbit Forest behind the Red River Roping and Riding Club, north of Prince Albert.

“A lot of flames, you could see them from the highway,” said Carmen Youngwirth, club manager.

paNOW photo by Kellah Lavoie
paNOW photo by Kellah Lavoie

Sliding into spring

By paNOW Staff
May 2, 2011 - 10:27am

Maya Soles, 5, left and her sister Madalyn, 7, took advantage of some sunny weather on Sunday, when spring decided to make an appearance.

They spend the afternoon playing at Kinsmen Park.

It was the last day of Easter break, kids head back to school today.

paNOW photo by Brent Bosker
paNOW photo by Brent Bosker

Let the voting begin

By paNOW Staff
May 2, 2011 - 6:20am Updated: May 2, 2011 - 10:25am

It is a big day across Canada.

Today, voters head to the polls and choose who they want to represent them in the federal government.

The polls are open from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., said Leanne Nyirfa, Elections Canada spokeswoman.

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