Taylor MacPherson

An online investigation by Saskatchewan's ICE Unit led to the rescue of nine children overseas.
An online investigation by Saskatchewan's ICE Unit led to the rescue of nine children overseas. Taylor MacPherson/paNOW Staff

Sask. ICE investigation leads to rescue of abused children overseas

By Taylor MacPherson
November 15, 2017 - 5:00pm

Officers with the Saskatchewan RCMP and Prince Albert Police Service were recently involved in an online investigation that led to the rescue of nine child abuse victims in Philippines.

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.

Vern Temple, pastor of Full Gospel Outreach Centre, said two women cut his neck with a knife after an unsuccessful robbery.
Vern Temple, pastor of Full Gospel Outreach Centre, said two women cut his neck with a knife after an unsuccessful robbery. Taylor MacPherson/paNOW Staff

'She tried to cut my throat': pastor describes violent attempted robbery

By Taylor MacPherson
October 25, 2017 - 8:00am

A Prince Albert pastor says two women cut his neck with a pocket knife and slashed his truck tire Saturday night after he refused their demands for cash.

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.

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