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Charlene Bernard hopes people have fun at the event.
Charlene Bernard hopes people have fun at the event. Caitlin Brezinski, paNOW Staff

Annual Jail-N-Bail raises funds for cancer research

By Caitlin Brezinski
October 22, 2014 - 7:16am Updated: October 22, 2014 - 9:40am

On Thursday, Prince Albert’s 25th Annual Jail-N-Bail will aim to help put cancer behind bars. 

Charlene Bernard, manager of the Prince Albert Unit of the Canadian Cancer Society, said the event is a fun and unique way to raise money.

The four large slides at Kinsmen Water Park were closed this year for safety reasons.
The four large slides at Kinsmen Water Park were closed this year for safety reasons. Thia James, paNOW Staff.

Kinsmen Water Park back in national spotlight

By Nigel Maxwell
October 22, 2014 - 6:39am

For the second time this year, the Kinsmen Water Park is part of a national contest.

Aviva Canada, an insurance company, provides money to needy communities each year through a nation-wide contest. Any group or community from across the country, with a good idea, can enter.

Ray Armstrong enjoys record-breaking weather.
Ray Armstrong enjoys record-breaking weather. Photo by Kayla Bruch, paNOW Staff

Heat wave smashes P.A. weather record

By Kayla Bruch
October 20, 2014 - 6:00pm Updated: October 20, 2014 - 6:44pm

Prince Albert wasn’t left hanging as Saskatchewan broke weather records on Monday.

A balmy high of 20 C beat the 19.1 C record from October 20, 1974.

Environment Canada meteorologist Bill McMurtry was happy to deliver a reminder of this departure from the norm.

Operation Christmas Child boxes available at Parkland Ambulance
Operation Christmas Child boxes available at Parkland Ambulance paNOW photo by Kayla Bruch

Operation Christmas Child underway

By Sarah Wallace
October 20, 2014 - 11:46am Updated: October 20, 2014 - 6:45pm

With Christmas around the corner many families are thinking of what they will be getting their loved ones.

It’s also a time to think of others and with that comes the annual Operation Christmas Child campaign in Prince Albert.

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