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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.

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.

With the combination of the heat warning and the poor air quality due to smoke, it is imperative to make sure animals stay safe as well as humans.
With the combination of the heat warning and the poor air quality due to smoke, it is imperative to make sure animals stay safe as well as humans. Brady Lang/battlefordsNOW Staff

Keep your pets safe during heat warnings: Humane Society

By Brady Lang
August 8, 2018 - 2:00pm

With multiple heat warnings and air quality statements issued across Saskatchewan in the last 24 hours, it’s important to look after every member of the family, including pets.

The City of Prince Albert has implemented updated smoking rules after a 5-2 vote.
The City of Prince Albert has implemented updated smoking rules after a 5-2 vote. File photo/paNOW Staff

Council chooses 9-metre buffer over full public ban in new smoking bylaw

By Tyler Marr
August 8, 2018 - 8:00am Updated: August 8, 2018 - 11:01pm

After hearing passionate pleas from both sides, Prince Albert's lawmakers opted to adopt a lighter form of smoking restrictions, citing the new rules as a good first step to modernizing the city’s public smoking legislation.

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