Small school has big impact

It’s hard for students to fall through the cracks at Rapid View’s Green Acre School. That’s according to principal Al Maier who has been at the Kindergarten to Grade 8 school for close to 14 years. He said, ...

School still in jeopardy

by Derek Cornet The reviews have ended for two area schools, but one is still at-risk of closing. Northwest School Division (NWSD) board members met Jan. 18 for a special meeting to discuss the future of ...

Perseverance makes the grade

Although some may interpret the extension of French immersion in Meadow Lake to Grade 9 as a small step, members of the local Canadian Parents for French chapter feel it was much more than that. Earlier this...

Cattle still grazing

by Phil Ambroziak When dry weather resulted in fewer crops this year, the price of hay went up leaving many ranchers throughout parts of Saskatchewan crunching numbers in an effort to balance their books by ...

The Conversation

Al Maier has built a career teaching in the Northwest. After stints at several area schools, he settled in Rapid View where he has been the principal for more than a decade. Recently, Northern Pride spoke with ...