Glenn Hicks

The province's dealers' association says with the PST only on the difference between the sale and trade-in price, and along with the trade-in allowance the price of used cars will not increase.
The province's dealers' association says with the PST only on the difference between the sale and trade-in price, and along with the trade-in allowance the price of used cars will not increase. Britton Gray/980 CJME

Some break for consumers on new PST rules on trade-ins: SADA

By Glenn Hicks
April 14, 2018 - 10:53am

The Saskatchewan Automobile Dealers' Association (SADA) is clarifying what the PST on used cars means for dealers and the public, and said: “it’s going to be a benefit all the way around.”

Hundreds of people flock to the annual Big River Fish Derby in the hope of snagging the big one or just to hang out for a good cause.
Hundreds of people flock to the annual Big River Fish Derby in the hope of snagging the big one or just to hang out for a good cause. Submitted photo/Maisie Krienke

$10,000 prize offered in Big River Fish Derby

By Glenn Hicks
March 23, 2018 - 10:00am

One of the biggest events on the Big River calendar kicks off tomorrow. It's the 18th annual Fish Derby on Cowan Lake.

Organizer Maisie Krienke said the $10,000 prize for biggest fish is the major attraction for the hundreds of anglers who show up each year.

A storm Friday is expected to bring around 5 cm of snow and blowing winds. With the temperature hovering around zero, it's going to be a real "sloppy mess."
A storm Friday is expected to bring around 5 cm of snow and blowing winds. With the temperature hovering around zero, it's going to be a real "sloppy mess." File photo/paNOW Staff

Late winter blast coming Friday: Environment Canada

By Glenn Hicks
March 22, 2018 - 12:00pm

A combination of snow and wind brewing to the west is expected to bring challenging conditions Friday. Weather forecasters have recommended the public change travel plans if they can, and keep an eye on the Highway Hotline.

The Forestry Centre building in downtown Prince Albert has been sold to the University of Saskatchewan for their new multi-program campus. After renovations it's expected to open in late 2020.
The Forestry Centre building in downtown Prince Albert has been sold to the University of Saskatchewan for their new multi-program campus. After renovations it's expected to open in late 2020. Glenn Hicks/paNOW Staff

University of Saskatchewan to create new campus in P.A.

By Glenn Hicks
March 8, 2018 - 2:00pm Updated: March 8, 2018 - 3:18pm

In what is being called a major boost for Prince Albert, the North and the University of Saskatchewan (U of S), a new multi-program campus is coming to the city.

A human rights legal group based in Vancouver is calling on the Saskatchewan government to appeal the Gerald Stanley acquittal and conduct a formal inquiry.
A human rights legal group based in Vancouver is calling on the Saskatchewan government to appeal the Gerald Stanley acquittal and conduct a formal inquiry. The Canadian Press

Human rights lawyers call for appeal and inquiry in Stanley case

By Glenn Hicks
March 2, 2018 - 5:00pm

After one of the most controversial trials in Saskatchewan's recent history, a committee of human rights lawyers in B.C. is calling for an appeal and inquiry.

There were 3,700 seatbelt offences in this province in 2017 with some motorists still finding excuses not to buckle up.
There were 3,700 seatbelt offences in this province in 2017 with some motorists still finding excuses not to buckle up. submitted photo/SGI

SGI frustrated with lack of seatbelt use

By Glenn Hicks
February 1, 2018 - 10:00am

If you think wearing a seatbelt is uncomfortable, try flying through a windshield.

That’s the brutally frank statement from an SGI spokesman ahead of their Traffic Safety Spotlight for February, which will focus on occupant safety including seatbelt and appropriate child seat use.

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