Friday September 19, 2014




  • Community Grants approvals

    The North Battleford Parks and Recreation, Culture and Heritage Committee approved three more community grants at their monthly meeting Monday.
    Approved was $1,499 to Saskatchewan Hospital, who were requesting assistance with the cost of a swim program.

  • ARC to set off sparks Saturday

    The recently established ARC Creative Studios will be holding an opening night and fundraiser at 1106-101st St.,North Battleford Saturday, Sept. 20.
    The theme for the evening is Spark the ARC, an event to celebrate and kick start the ARC.
    ARC stands

Top Headlines

Crop Report for the period Sept. 9 to 15

Improved weather has allowed many producers to return to the field but harvest is progressing...

Spray foam roof plan hits snag, new direction to be sought

Faced with a list of maintenance issues across the division that will take years to address at...

Horticultural society holds final awards ceremony

The Battlefords Horticultural Society held its last awards night this week. Due to declining...

Gold Eagle Lodge finalist for ABEX Award

A local business is once again up for honours at the ABEX Awards to be held Nov. 1 at the Delta...

Living Sky students win general proficiency awards

The Saskatchewan Ministry of Education has awarded the 2014 General Proficiency Awards to 14...

Chamber considering downtown project

The Battlefords Chamber of Commerce is considering playing an active role in bringing back the...

Long-time Hafford resident reaches milestone

Aug. 2, at the Hafford Gospel Fellowship hall, a come and go tea was held to honour Mary Sendecki a ...

Two new doctors welcomed

The Maidstone Hospital Auxiliary hosted a meet and greet afternoon Sept. 7 for two new physicians...

Ag. Society hosts 5th summer show

The fifth Annual Turtleford Ag Society Summer Cattle Show was held Aug. 9 at the Turtleford Ag....

Bench commemorates Halfway School

Volunteers of Halfway Campground recently donated a bench for placement at the RM of Eldon office...

A Filipino sports day – friendly competition, good food, fun and laughter

Sharing food, fun and games for all ages, cheering and good-natured jeering and plenty of laughter...

Break out the ol’ rod and reel

Summer is on the wane and few things can beat the pleasure and relaxation of a day with the old rod ...


Recent News

Stars drop first home exhibition game

The Saskatoon Blazers scored four straight goals en route to a 5-3 win over the...


Unity man competes at World Triathlon event

Normally a private person, Jeff Bridgeman is more interested in his training than his public...


Accident with injuries Monday afternoon

There were two motor vehicle accidents in North Battleford Monday – one of which resulted in...


Man arrested for fighting in the library park

The North Battleford RCMP received approximately 35 calls for service between 6 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. ...


Where did the CWB suits find all that cash?

I have spent the whole week last week holding my breath that I would not wake up to snow or heavy...


September is too late for any yard sale success

Ed, my neighbour next door, has been getting cranked up for harvesting and bubbling over with...



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