Crime & Courts

The PAGC partnered with other local agencies in the search for missing toddler Sweetgrass Kennedy.
The PAGC partnered with other local agencies in the search for missing toddler Sweetgrass Kennedy. submitted photo/Prince Albert Police Service

New river rescue protocol following toddler's death

By Charlene Tebbutt
January 15, 2019 - 5:34pm Updated: January 15, 2019 - 6:31pm

Six months after the body of a young toddler washed up on a riverbank near Prince Albert, a new agreement is in the works to plan for future emergency situations.  

The reeve for the R.M. of Buckland hopes a new bylaw enforcement officer can curb the number of accidents near the Red Wing entrance.
The reeve for the R.M. of Buckland hopes a new bylaw enforcement officer can curb the number of accidents near the Red Wing entrance. Nigel Maxwell/ paNOW Staff

Local R.M. invests $190K into new bylaw enforcement unit

By Nigel Maxwell
January 15, 2019 - 4:57pm

The Rural Municipality of Buckland (R.M.) has a new weapon in its ongoing struggle with property crime and drivers who run stop signs.

The R.M. council agreed to spend $190,000 to create a new bylaw enforcement unit. Reeve Don Fyrk told paNOW, someone had to carry the ball.

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