Prince Albert News

paNOW - 1 hour 4 min ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. - Mikael Backlund scored with 11:03 left, Cam Talbot made 29 saves and the Calgary Flames rallied for a 2-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday night. Backlund got a pass from Matthew Tkachuk on a 2-on-1 rush after a neutral zone turnover and beat goaltender John Gibson with a... Read more

paNOW - 1 hour 4 min ago
EDMONTON - James Neal may be leading the NHL in scoring, but it’s Ethan Bear that impressed Edmonton Oilers coach Dave Tippett on Friday night. Neal and Bear both scored as the Oilers moved back into sole possession of first place overall in the NHL with a 2-1 victory over the Detroit... Read more

paNOW - 1 hour 58 min ago
NASHVILLE - Bestselling country duo of all time Brooks & Dunn, comedian and singer Ray Stevens and record executive Jerry Bradley joined the Country Music Hall of Fame in a star-filled ceremony on Sunday evening that was full of tributes to their hit songs and their lasting legacies in country... Read more

paNOW - 2 hours 9 min ago
NEW YORK - James Paxton was filled with nerves, and so were New York Yankees fans, worried the season was slipping away. Tension only surged when the top of the first featured a little grounder that got away, a passed ball and a run-scoring wild pitch. No worries. Boom! DJ LeMahieu drove Justin... Read more

paNOW - 2 hours 15 min ago
NEW YORK - James Paxton was filled with nerves, and so were New York Yankees fans, worried the season was slipping away. Tension only surged when the top of the first featured a little grounder that got away, a passed ball and a run-scoring wild pitch. No worries. Boom! DJ LeMahieu drove Justin... Read more

paNOW - 2 hours 37 min ago
WINNIPEG - Kyle Connor and Patrik Laine scored in the shootout as the Winnipeg Jets ended a three-game losing skid with a 1-0 victory over the Edmonton Oilers Sunday. Connor Hellebuyck made 28 saves for his first shutout of the season. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Connor McDavid were stopped in the... Read more

paNOW - 2 hours 42 min ago
MONTREAL - As far as Montreal quarterback Vernon Adams Jr., is concerned, the Alouettes are already on the road to the Grey Cup. “We don’t want to take any game lightly,” said Adams. “We want to go 6-0 for these next six weeks. We took care of one goal tonight, going 1-0,... Read more

paNOW - 4 hours 38 min ago
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - At least 12 white supremacists have been arrested on allegations of plotting, threatening or carrying out anti-Semitic attacks in the U.S. since the massacre at a Pittsburgh synagogue nearly one year ago, a Jewish civil rights group reported Sunday. The Anti-Defamation League... Read more

paNOW - 4 hours 43 min ago
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Zach Parise scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period and the Minnesota Wild won their second game of the season, beating the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 on Sunday. Jason Zucker, Marcus Foligno and Brad Hunt also scored for Minnesota, which matched its highest goal total... Read more

paNOW - 4 hours 46 min ago
FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg continued her tour of Alberta’s oilsands region on Saturday, an Indigenous group says, conducting interviews that the group says will be part of an upcoming BBC documentary. The Mikisew Cree First Nation says in a news release... Read more

paNOW - 5 hours 28 min ago
CALGARY - The Calgary Stampeders expect the Winnipeg Blue Bombers to put the ball in the hands of running back Andrew Harris a lot Saturday. The Bombers’ ground game is the bread and butter of their offence. Harris is the main man in it with a league-leading 1,261 yards. Calgary... Read more

paNOW - 5 hours 47 min ago
Six Saskatchewan Crown corporations have reached a tentative agreement with Unifor to end a 17-day strike, the Crown Investments Corporation (CIC) announced Sunday afternoon. The Crown corporations - SaskEnergy, SaskPower, SaskTel, Directwest, SecurTek and SaskWater - signed memoranda of agreement... Read more

paNOW - 6 hours 15 min ago
OTTAWA - A running list of specific promises announced by the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and Green party since the official start of the federal election campaign on Sept. 11. Liberals Oct. 17: Apply a “disability lens” to government decisions to... Read more

paNOW - 7 hours 2 min ago
TORONTO - Calgary’s Trevor Hofbauer and Vancouver’s Dayna Pidhoresky are Tokyo bound. The two qualified for the marathon event at the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics after setting personal-best times at the Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Sunday. Hofbauer finished as the top... Read more

paNOW - 7 hours 34 min ago
NEW YORK - Vancouver captain Bo Horvat wanted to set the tone early after a tough loss the previous day. He got the Canucks started with a needed power-play goal and they bounced back with a big road win. Brock Boeser and Jay Beagle scored late in Vancouver’s three-goal first period and the... Read more

paNOW - 7 hours 48 min ago
Grant Fuhr accomplished just about everything there is to in the game of hockey. He won five Stanley Cups during the Edmonton Oilers dynasty in the 1980s. He was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2003 and still holds five NHL records, including playing 79 out of 82 games in a single season,... Read more

paNOW - 8 hours 52 min ago
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Friday that he will nominate Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s deputy to lead the agency when Perry leaves later this year. Dan Brouillette had been the expected successor of Perry, who says his departure announcement Thursday was long planned and not... Read more

paNOW - 8 hours 57 min ago
LOS ANGELES - A Los Angeles jury recommended the death penalty Friday for a man dubbed “The Boy Next Door Killer” after he was found guilty of two murders and an attempted murder. The victims of Michael Gargiulo, 43, included 22-year-old Ashley Ellerin, who was killed on a night in 2001... Read more

paNOW - 9 hours 11 min ago
VANCOUVER - NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says appealing to young voters and speaking to them where they are has been a key part of his campaign strategy. The New Democrat leader says young voters have told him they often feel ignored by political parties and by government decision-makers. That’s... Read more

paNOW - 9 hours 30 min ago
WASHINGTON - The State Department has completed its internal investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of private email and found violations by 38 people, some of whom may face disciplinary action. The investigation, launched more than three years ago, determined that... Read more

paNOW - 10 hours 8 min ago
ANTWERP, Belgium - Andy Murray has won his first ATP tour final since having hip surgery in January for an injury that left him contemplating retirement at one point. Murray rallied to beat fellow three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the European Open final on Sunday.... Read more

paNOW - 10 hours 8 min ago
MANCHESTER, England - Adam Lallana scored his first goal in more than two years to rescue a 1-1 draw for Liverpool at Manchester United on Sunday, preserving the Premier League leader’s unbeaten start. Although Liverpool dropped points for the first time since last season in March, Jrgen... Read more

paNOW - 10 hours 11 min ago
Hardware was given out at the 2019 Prince Albert Kinsmen/Raiders Sportsperson of the Year Celebrity Fundraiser Awards Banquet Saturday at the Ches Leach Lounge at the Art Hauser Centre. Daulton Sinoski won the Male Athlete of the Year, Kara Thevenot was named the Female Athlete of the Year and... Read more

paNOW - 10 hours 11 min ago
VANCOUVER - Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says he is proud of the campaign his team has run, which he is styling as one of hope. He says his party has spent the last 39 days making the case for a Conservative majority through a positive campaign with positive ideas. The Conservative leader says... Read more

paNOW - 10 hours 45 min ago
SAANICH, B.C. - The federal Greens would restructure Canada’s global trade relations if elected Monday, party leader Elizabeth May said Friday, arguing current agreements favour the rights of corporations at the expense of environmental protections. “It’s time to look at... Read more

paNOW - 10 hours 48 min ago
Some homeowners are opening their doors to support the Prince Albert Historical Society. On Oct. 27 the society will be putting on a historic homes tour. Those who buy tickets will have the chance to visit five homes in the city. Michelle Taylor, the manager and curator for the historical society... Read more

paNOW - 10 hours 53 min ago
Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd, who led two Silicon Valley giants, has died at 62. Oracle confirmed his death Friday, but gave no cause. Hurd was on medical leave, which Oracle announced in September . During his career, Hurd ran both Oracle and computer and printer maker Hewlett-Packard. Hurd joined... Read more

paNOW - 10 hours 55 min ago
Prince Albert played host on Saturday to the Ralph Pilz Championship Games at the Max Clunie Field. Four Northern Football teams faced off to decide who would become 2019 league champions. At noon the Ahtahkakoop Titans defeated the Senator Myles Venne School Huskies 60 - 33. The next game was... Read more

paNOW - 10 hours 58 min ago
KABUL - An explosion rocked a mosque in eastern Afghanistan as dozens of people gathered for Friday prayers, causing the roof to collapse and killing 62 worshippers, provincial officials said. The attack underscored the record-high number of civilians dying in the country’s 18-year war.... Read more

paNOW - 10 hours 59 min ago
VANCOUVER - British Columbia’s solicitor general says the province wants to see as much small-scale production as possible for marijuana edibles to allow for regional economic development. “I don’t want it to be dominated by one or two large-scale variety of producers,”... Read more

paNOW - 11 hours 7 min ago
VANCOUVER - Canadians continue to be stereotypically polite to former Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard. The latest example came Thursday when Leonard made his Canadian homecoming with the Los Angeles Clippers for a pre-season game in Vancouver. But it wasn’t the first time the reigning NBA... Read more

paNOW - 11 hours 13 min ago
VICTORIA - NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has been unequivocal in saying he would not help the Conservatives to form a government in the event that no party wins a majority, but he won’t say if that means he’d be willing to trigger a snap election. Opinion polls suggest many progressive... Read more

paNOW - 11 hours 19 min ago
VAUGHAN, Ont. - Justin Trudeau chose to share a memory of his father, on what would have been his 100th birthday, to motivate a crowd hoping the Liberals can pull off another victory. “My father always used to tell me that when you are paddling across a big lake, and the clouds get... Read more

paNOW - 11 hours 25 min ago
DALLAS - A former senior Boeing test pilot told a co-worker that he unknowingly misled safety regulators about problems with a flight-control system that would later be implicated in two deadly crashes of the company’s 737 Max. The pilot, Mark Forkner, told another Boeing employee in 2016... Read more

paNOW - 11 hours 36 min ago
NEW YORK - The brother of the Honduran president was convicted Friday in a massive drug conspiracy case in New York City after prosecutors said he relied on “state sponsored drug trafficking” enabled by the Central American leader. Juan Antonio “Tony” Hernndez, 41, a former... Read more

paNOW - 11 hours 40 min ago
TORONTO - The MLS playoffs are proving to be just as eventful as an up-and-down regular season for Toronto FC. Toronto conceded a stoppage-time equalizer against D.C. United before picking itself and going on an extra-time scoring spree in a wild 5-1 first-round post-season win Saturday. And TFC... Read more

paNOW - 12 hours 4 min ago
NEWPORT, R.I. - Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence got married over the weekend in Rhode Island during a ceremony and reception studded with Hollywood stars. The “Hunger Games” star tied the knot with New York art dealer Cooke Maroney on Saturday at a Newport, Rhode Island, mansion.... Read more

paNOW - 12 hours 14 min ago
VANCOUVER - Green Leader Elizabeth May says if her party is elected Monday, it will be the last federal government in Canada chosen by the first-past-the-post system. In a release, May says a Green government would launch a citizens’ assembly with a mandate to make recommendations to... Read more

paNOW - 12 hours 23 min ago
STOCKHOLM - Canadian Denis Shapovalov has his first ATP Tour title. The fourth-seeded Shapovalov, of Richmond Hill, Ont., captured the Stockholm Open on Sunday with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Serbian Filip Krajinovic. Not only was it Shapovalov’s first ATP title but he becomes the first... Read more

paNOW - 12 hours 23 min ago
MONTREAL - Tim Raines started wearing the tricolour cap as a teen and proudly sported the Montreal Expos logo for years, all the way on to his Hall of Fame plaque. So no wonder who he’ll cheer for when his old team - albeit now in Washington - plays in its first World Series, a half-century... Read more