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SUMMARY: This newsletter includes nutritional information from the kitchen, and update from The Pagan Group, advice on starting your own business, and a list of offenses and subsequent punishments from... Read More

SUMMARY: This issue presents statistics on the portion of the Canadian Correctional Service budget allocated to correctional programs and the effectiveness of such programs, as well as prison capacity,... Read More

The Drum

(January 2009) released from Drumheller Institution and Annex

This issue includes library options, nutritional information on regular prison meals, how to monetize a blog, and the importance of effective writing. Coded by Kate Garrett.  Read More

The Drum

(July 2009) released from Drumheller Institution and Annex

This short issue features a brief piece on the issue of ‘solving’ recidivism, early parole opportunity and job options after prison. Keywords: accelerated parole review, statutory release Coded... Read More

SUMMARY: This issue includes nutritional facts, the rising cost of the postal service, an update from the Inmate Welfare Committee, GED program information, an update on the library, and information on... Read More

SUMMARY: The issue features a letter from the new editor who hopes to create a more positive publication, a breakdown of the nutritional value of the food being served to prisoners, quotes highlighting... Read More

SUMMARY: This newsletter contains a letter written to the editors from a single mother, information on the antibiotic resistant germ MRSA, an excerpt from a speech given by a graduate from the prison’s... Read More

SUMMARY: This issue features an update following the Inmate Welfare Committee’s meeting, the lowering of the CSC’s budget for rehabilitative programs, the availability of entry level trades college... Read More

The Drum Issue 24

(February 2010) released from Drumheller Institution and Annex

SUMMARY: The issue includes a call for volunteers for a health services program, sports news, the upcoming agenda for the Inmate Welfare Committee meeting, and excerpts from a speech given by a National... Read More

SUMMARY: This newsletter features a reprinted update on the smoking ban, information on high performance eating, how to achieve optimal liver function, and excerpts from a report on changing prisoner populations. KEYWORDS: Coded... Read More

SUMMARY: This issue includes nutritional facts form the kitchen, issuance of winter clothing, business advice on franchising, a brief piece on penal reform, information on flu season, and statistics from... Read More

SUMMARY: This newsletter features updates from the kitchen, the offering of peer support programs, a list items available to order through a catalogue, news from the library, and information from the finance... Read More

SUMMARY: The newsletter features updates from the kitchen, a reminder of the history and meaning behind Prisoners’ Justice Day, and a recap of a television segment on neuroscience. KEYWORDS: Bill S-4 Coded... Read More

SUMMARY: This issue includes a guide to heart healthy eating, the kinds of changes and requirements needed in order to be granted parole, news from the library, reprinted information on the Stanley Cup,... Read More

SUMMARY: This newsletter includes updates from the kitchen and the GED program, one prisoner’s call for others to write to members of parliament regarding prison conditions, suggested changes to the... Read More