Saturday November 22, 2014




  • Drama group moves into new venture of business partnerships

    The last year and a half has been a game changer for the Battlefords Community Players.
    Having formed partnerships with over 40 community business sponsors, stimulating business investment in the arts, the local drama group looks toward a continual

  • STARS funding request to go to budget

    The offloading of health care costs to municipalities is the basis for the Saskatchewan Urban Municipal Association's not supporting any "recommended" donation level to STARS.
    Both the Town of Battleford and the City of North Battleford have received

Top Headlines

Battleford third to the good

Battleford is on a list of "The Good in North Saskatchewan." It's a list prepared by the...

AutoCanada purchasing major interest in Bridges Chev

A major Edmonton-based auto group is purchasing Bridges Chevrolet in North Battleford....

Major expansion slated for June completion

A 5,000-square-foot expansion of the Gold Eagle Casino is slated for completion by June, according...

Crime stats show another dip in October

Crime numbers continue to be down across the board for the year so far in the city of North...

Toking and tippling a dangerous combination

Dec. 1 to 7 is National Safe Driving Week, and the Canada Safety Council is reminding Canadians...

North Battleford council to support call for inquiry

North Battleford is about to become the latest jurisdiction in Canada to call for an inquiry into...

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

A funny thing happened on the way to amalgamation between the Battlefords and District Co-op and...

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...

Edam Fall Fair introduces peopleís choice awards

The Annual Edam Fall Fair is in the books for another year. This year there were a few changes to...


Recent News

Senior girls head to provincials

After competing at the northern high school regionals held at P.A. Carleton this past weekend,...


North Stars goalie a weekly star

The Battlefords North Stars have earned 11 points in their last six games and goaltending has been...


20-year-old facing impaired driving charges

North Battleford RCMP responded to†more than 20†calls for service between 6 a.m. Wednesday, Nov 19...


Man injured in apartment fire

A 43-year-old man has been transported to Edmonton with what North Battleford RCMP are describing...


Harper’s got nerve. Now it’s time to get out the chequebook

If nothing else, you've got to admit Stephen Harper has developed some serious nerve...


Plenty of challenge in providing what the world needs

Ed, my neighbour next door, is determined that itís now time for the wise ones to head south to...



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