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From left, Betty McLeod-Anderson, Dorell Taylor, Carol Crowe and Doreen Kerby at the 90th anniversary celebration Friday.
From left, Betty McLeod-Anderson, Dorell Taylor, Carol Crowe and Doreen Kerby at the 90th anniversary celebration Friday. Charlene Tebbutt/ paNOW Staff

Long-time visitors share memories on anniversary of Prince Albert National Park

By Charlene Tebbutt
August 11, 2018 - 12:45pm Updated: August 12, 2018 - 7:28am

As the Prince Albert National Park marks 90 years, some of those who grew up spending time in the area shared fond memories with family and friends in the early days of the park.

Betty McLeod-Anderson cut the ribbon Friday on a new replica shack tent in Waskesiu as part of anniversary celebrations at the Prince Albert National Park. With her are Derwin Arnstead, chair of the Waskesiu Foundation, Betty Falk, president of the Waskesiu Heritage Museum board, and Chris Arnstead, curator at the museum.
Betty McLeod-Anderson cut the ribbon Friday on a new replica shack tent in Waskesiu as part of anniversary celebrations at the Prince Albert National Park. With her are Derwin Arnstead, chair of the Waskesiu Foundation, Betty Falk, president of the Waskesiu Heritage Museum board, and Chris Arnstead, curator at the museum. Charlene Tebbutt/paNOW Staff

Prince Albert National Park celebrates historic milestone

By Charlene Tebbutt
August 10, 2018 - 5:00pm

Thousands of visitors flock to the Prince Albert National Park each summer to enjoy the picturesque views and great camping and fishing, but for those who spent time at the park before it had modern amenities, stores and shopping, the area also holds wonderful memories of childhood adventures and

Seniors gathered in downtown Prince Albert to look at ways to improve the lives of older adults in Saskatchewan.
Seniors gathered in downtown Prince Albert to look at ways to improve the lives of older adults in Saskatchewan. Charlene Tebbutt/paNOW Staff

Local seniors look at ways to improve quality of life for older adults

By Charlene Tebbutt
August 10, 2018 - 12:00pm

Seniors in Prince Albert gathered this week to talk about ways to improve the lives of older adults as part of ongoing work toward a new senior strategy for Saskatchewan.

Hundreds of classic and exotic cars will be on display Friday night at the Northern Lights Casino.
Hundreds of classic and exotic cars will be on display Friday night at the Northern Lights Casino. File photo/paNOW Staff

Casino car show still firing on all cylinders after 20 years

By Nigel Maxwell
August 10, 2018 - 8:00am Updated: August 10, 2018 - 5:56pm

More than five thousand people are expected to fill the parking lot at the Northern Lights Casino Friday night, according to organizers of the casino's annual car show.

Golfers from across the province and further afield will gather for the 33rd annual Prince Albert Grand Council (PAGC) and Northern Lights Casino Open which tees off Saturday at Cooke Municipal.
Golfers from across the province and further afield will gather for the 33rd annual Prince Albert Grand Council (PAGC) and Northern Lights Casino Open which tees off Saturday at Cooke Municipal. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

PAGC & Northern Lights Casino Open set for tee off

By Glenn Hicks
August 9, 2018 - 2:00pm

One of the biggest golf tournaments in Western Canada tees off at the Cooke Municipal layout Saturday.

It's the 33rd annual Prince Albert Grand Council (PAGC) and Northern Lights Casino Open, with $25,000 in cash prizes.

The Jim Pattison Broadcast Group got into the spirit Thursday, enjoying a DQ Blizzard as part of Miracle Treat Day. Enjoying the frozen treats are back left, Charlene Tebbutt, Taylor MacPherson, Andy Cohen, Brock Lewis and Trevor Redden. In front from left is Tyler Marr, Nigel Maxwell, Glenn Hicks and Ken Landers.
The Jim Pattison Broadcast Group got into the spirit Thursday, enjoying a DQ Blizzard as part of Miracle Treat Day. Enjoying the frozen treats are back left, Charlene Tebbutt, Taylor MacPherson, Andy Cohen, Brock Lewis and Trevor Redden. In front from left is Tyler Marr, Nigel Maxwell, Glenn Hicks and Ken Landers. paNOW Staff

paNOW gets the scoop

By paNOW Staff
August 9, 2018 - 12:00pm

Prince Albert's local news and on-air personalities celebrated Miracle Treat Day Thursday with tasty frozen treats from Dairy Queen.

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