Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
Nov25

Prince Albert, Saskatchewan

Prince Albert is one of those cities considered an oasis in the middle of nowhere.  Those who live there might not consider that as they would say Saskatoon is just around the corner (hour in a half drive).  However if you travel directly north there really is a whole lot of nothing for a long time (all the way to the North Pole).  Henry Kelsey was the first White Man to travel through the area and that was before the 18th century...

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Yorkton, Saskatchewan City Profile
Jun18

Yorkton, Saskatchewan City Profile

Population: 15,038 Elevation: 1,634ft (498m) Website: Link News: The Yorkton News Review | Yorkton This Week Radio: AM 940 – Harvard Broadcasting, FM 91.7 – CBC Radio 2, FM 94.1 – Harvard Broadcasting, FM 100.5 – Dennis Dyck TV: CBC TV, CTV Back in the late 1880′s (around 1882 to be exact) a group of York County, Ontario settlers came to the edge of a massive glacial lake.  The town was originally...

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Royal Saskatchewan Museum – Regina

The Royal Saskatchewan Museum was created back in 1906 and has since then gone under many renovations.  From 1906-1945 the collection was held in several buildings including the Normal School, Provincial Legislative Building, Regina Trading Company, and others.  It was pretty much destroyed in 1912 due to the June 30th Tornado which was the deadliest tornado in Canadian history.  Since then, the museum has been rebuilt and is a...

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Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan – Regina

One of the most beautiful buildings in Regina (hell pretty much all of Saskatchewan) is this great building in downtown Regina.  Its beautiful landscape is only overshadowed by this majestic landmark on the shores of Wascana Lake.  Its open 362 days out of the 365 calendar year.  Basically this means its open everyday except major holidays (my guess is Easter, Christmas, Boxing Day perhaps).  They do their tours in both English and...

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Saskatoon, Saskatchewan City Profile

Population: City – 234,200 | Metro – 260,600 Elevation: 1,579ft (481.5m) News: Saskatoon StarPhoenix | The Western Producer | Saskatoon Sun | Saskatoon Shopper | Verb | Planet S | The Saskatoon Mirror | The Sheaf | Eagle Feather News | Business Today Radio:  TV:    Things to Do Shopping Midtown Plaza Market Mall The Centre The Mall at Lawson Heights Confederation Mall Preston Crossing College Park Mall Mount Royal...

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