Taylor MacPherson

Correctional Investigator Ivan Zinger said something needs to be done to improve conditions at the Saskatchewan Penitentiary.
Correctional Investigator Ivan Zinger said something needs to be done to improve conditions at the Saskatchewan Penitentiary. file photo/paNOW Staff

Sask. Penitentiary ‘not conducive to rehabilitation’: Investigator

By Taylor MacPherson
November 7, 2017 - 2:10pm

anada’s corrections watchdog said significant work needs to be done to bring conditions at the Saskatchewan Penitentiary up to modern standards.

Representatives from RBC, the Jim Pattison Children's Hospital Foundation, the University of Saskatchewan and the Saskatchewan Government announced a big donation this morning which will improve remote access to mental healthcare.
Representatives from RBC, the Jim Pattison Children's Hospital Foundation, the University of Saskatchewan and the Saskatchewan Government announced a big donation this morning which will improve remote access to mental healthcare. Taylor MacPherson/paNOW Staff

Remote robotic technology "a game-changer” for youth mental health

By Taylor MacPherson
October 10, 2017 - 2:48pm

Young people suffering from mental health issues in remote Saskatchewan First Nations communities will soon have close-to-home treatment options through robotics technology, thanks to a big donation announced this morning.

Police Chief Troy Cooper (right) and Inspector Jason Stonechild held a press conference this morning at police headquarters.
Police Chief Troy Cooper (right) and Inspector Jason Stonechild held a press conference this morning at police headquarters. Rebbeca Marroquin/paNOW Staff

Abandoned Amber Alert victim walked to rural property: Police

By Taylor MacPherson
July 12, 2017 - 12:00pm

Prince Albert’s police chief said the first Amber Alert activated by Prince Albert Police was a success thanks to the caring citizens of Saskatchewan who shared a missing girl's photo with nearly two million people.

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