Wednesday November 26, 2014




  • Holodomor monument unveiled in North Battleford

    A long effort by the Ukrainian community in the Battlefords to commemorate the memory of those who perished in the Holodomor genocide of 1932-33 in Ukraine came to fruition Saturday.
    The day marked the unveiling of the Holodomor monument at the Flag and

  • Mixed results for North Stars in southern trip

    It was a mixed bag for the Battlefords North Stars on their weekend southern road trip.
    The trip saw the team lose in overtime in Estevan and then lose a close contest in regulation time in Weyburn, before pulling off a 1-0 win in Notre Dame.
    The

Top Headlines

Empty Stocking Fund campaign kicks off

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Energy performance contract to come up for approval

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STARS funding request to go to budget

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Battleford third to the good

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AutoCanada purchasing major interest in Bridges Chev

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Major expansion slated for June completion

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New rule for PNHR facilities effective Dec. 1

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Scholarship recipients named

North West Regional College held scholarship ceremonies in Meadow Lake Nov. 7 and in North...

Turtleford Co-op not merging with Battlefords

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Over 150 attend Remembrance Day service

The Hafford Communiplex was the site for the 63rd Remembrance Day service with over 150 people in...

Five years of monitoring by SSPCA imposed after horses starved

After horses were found deceased in a field near Scott last winter and a Saskatchewan Society for...

Beef club has eight members

The Mervin 4-H Beef Club held their annual organizational meeting Oct. 20. The club has eight...


Recent News

Stars split weekend in Swift Current

The Battlefords Stars probably deserved better than a split after all the shots they...


Hockey Canada Century Tour coming to North Battleford

Hockey fans of all ages will not want to miss a major cross-Canada tour in North Battleford next...


Batteries stolen in Baldwinton area

In the Baldwinton jurisdiction sometime between Nov. 5 and Nov. 21, unknown ...


Money, jobs and a flood of young adults moving to the New West

If you're young or have very little education, where's the best place in the country for you to...


Memories of War

I have never worn a military uniform nor marched with a rifle over my shoulder, but I know...



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