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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.

The song by Derek Maurice (pictured) and Dean Gauthier has been criticized for negatively portraying First Nations people and perpetuating "ignorant stereotypes."
The song by Derek Maurice (pictured) and Dean Gauthier has been criticized for negatively portraying First Nations people and perpetuating "ignorant stereotypes." Derek Maurice/Facebook

Métis song draws ire from FSIN

By paNOW Staff
August 10, 2018 - 5:00pm

The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) says a song being played on northern Saskatchewan's MBC radio is causing racial division.

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.

Woodbridge Ave., which connects Woodbridge Dr. to 28 St. W, has been renamed Bristowe Ave.
Woodbridge Ave., which connects Woodbridge Dr. to 28 St. W, has been renamed Bristowe Ave. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Roadway renamed to honour father and son who were former councillor, veteran

By Tyler Marr
August 10, 2018 - 10:00am

Residents making their way around the West Hill may notice a new street name to honour two prominent past Prince Albert residents.

Woodbridge Ave., which connects Woodbridge Dr. to 28 St. W, has been renamed Bristowe Ave. 

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