Infrastructure

Flooding of rivers like the North Saskatchewan and Little Red poses a potential risk to nearby properties.
Flooding of rivers like the North Saskatchewan and Little Red poses a potential risk to nearby properties. File photo/ meadowlakeNOW Staff

New flood insurance could bring assurance to property owners

By Glenn Hicks
August 29, 2018 - 5:32pm

It’s news that may offer several Prince Albert and Saskatchewan homeowners some degree of assurance given the reality of climate change, extreme weather and increasing incidents of flooding.

This blue building next to the Meadow Lake Mechanical Pulp Mill, which supplies the facility with natural gas, burned to the ground on Aug. 17. It has since been replaced.
This blue building next to the Meadow Lake Mechanical Pulp Mill, which supplies the facility with natural gas, burned to the ground on Aug. 17. It has since been replaced. Kathy Gallant/meadowlakeNOW Staff

Natural gas service resumes near Meadow Lake mill: SaskEnergy

By Kathy Gallant
August 27, 2018 - 5:00pm

Things are back to normal a week and a half after fire destroyed a SaskEnergy building which supplied natural gas to Meadow Lake Mechanical Pulp Mill.

Gene Makowsky and Meadow Lake MLA Jeremy Harrison visit with Meadow Lake Provincial Park staff members.
Gene Makowsky and Meadow Lake MLA Jeremy Harrison visit with Meadow Lake Provincial Park staff members. Submitted photo/Ministry of Parks, Culture, and Sport

Minister pleased with upgrades at Meadow Lake Provincial Park

By Kathy Gallant
August 10, 2018 - 5:00pm

To get a closer look at the investments made at the Meadow Lake Provincial Park, Gene Makowsky, minister of parks, culture, and sport, visited some of the staff and facilities today.

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