Prince Albert

Fight puts Sask Pen in lock down

From paNOW
October 12, 2010 - 12:59am Updated: November 17, 2016 - 2:36pm

An inmate in a Prince Albert-area jail is dead following a fight involveing close to 30 prisoners.

RCMP say the brawl happened in the gym of the Saskatchewan Penitentiary.... just west of the city.

The inmate who died as a result of his injusrries was Courtney Dallas Cook.

Jenni Willems whips up seasonal delights at the New Ground Cafe in Birch Hills. Photo by Angela Hill
Jenni Willems whips up seasonal delights at the New Ground Cafe in Birch Hills. Photo by Angela Hill

Local food gaining followers

From paNOW
October 12, 2010 - 12:33am Updated: November 17, 2016 - 2:36pm

Politicians are taking notice as more people begin eating locally.

A recently introduced parliamentary bill wants to declare the Friday prior to Thanksgiving, national local food day.

This is an idea that Debbie Honch, executive director of Prince Albert tourism, said she loves.

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