Prince Albert

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Dana Reynolds/paNOW Staff Larry Fladager, CEO for the Prince Albert Chamber of Commerce says there are mixed feelings among business owners on how well NAFTA works as it is.

Saskatchewan keeping close eye on NAFTA negotiations

From paNOW
August 20, 2017 - 3:21pm

Talks over the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) are underway in Washington, D.C. and businesses in Saskatchewan have a player in the game.

Citing budgetary constraints, the Saskatchewan Rivers Public School Division is opting to not hold a by-election to fill the vacant urban trustee position.
Citing budgetary constraints, the Saskatchewan Rivers Public School Division is opting to not hold a by-election to fill the vacant urban trustee position. file photo/paNOW staff

No by-election to fill vacant SRPSD trustee seat

From paNOW
August 20, 2017 - 11:34am

The Saskatchewan Rivers Public School Division (SRPSD) will operate as a nine-person board for the next three years, opting not to hold a by-election for their vacant urban trustee position.

Council voted to allow administration to develop a contract to hire an external consultant to help develop a framework to build a stronger regional economic development authority (REDA).
Council voted to allow administration to develop a contract to hire an external consultant to help develop a framework to build a stronger regional economic development authority (REDA). file photo/paNOW staff

City looks to build on regional economic partnerships

From paNOW
August 20, 2017 - 8:00am Updated: August 20, 2017 - 8:36am

A previously scrapped provincial program could come back to the Prince Albert area to encourage job growth, investment opportunities and enhance economic ties.

Local Theresa Brassard, 90, was involved in WWII for nearly a year as an ambulance driver. Friday's trip in the B-25 bomber was her first.
Local Theresa Brassard, 90, was involved in WWII for nearly a year as an ambulance driver. Friday's trip in the B-25 bomber was her first. Rebbeca Marroquin/paNOW Staff

Veteran reflects as she takes to sky in WWII era bomber

From paNOW
August 19, 2017 - 8:43am Updated: August 19, 2017 - 12:30pm

It was 1944 when a young Theresa Brassard went to the Prince Albert Armouries to enlist in the army.

At just 18 years old, Brassard worked multiple jobs that barely paid her way when she decided to do something else with her life.

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