Tuesday September 02, 2014




  • Seniorsí centre receives valuable first aid tool

    An automatic external defibrillator presentation was held June 11 at the Blaine Lake Senior Citizensí Centre making the total count of AEDs within the community rise to five.
    Four of the five have been donated by the directors of the Rick Lamontagne

  • Lamoureux new Liberal leader in Saskatchewan

    After a long and winding road, the provincial Liberals finally have a leader.
    He is Darrin Lamoureux, and he was acclaimed as Liberal leader following the close of nominations Aug. 8. The party announced his acclamation in a news release Aug. 21.

Top Headlines

Chance meeting turns into hotel business

A chance meeting has turned into a successful hotel venture for a former North Battleford resident....

Pageant participant with an environmental cause

A Battleford woman has had success spreading an environmental message on the pageant circuit....

BBEX Awards tickets go on sale

Tickets for the 21st annual Battlefords Business Excellence Awards are now on sale. The event,...

RCMP warning of scam emails

North Battleford RCMP are warning the public of a phishing scam circulating on the Internet. The ...

Addictions, mental health issues must be addressed to reduce crime: round table

While last week's round table meeting with MP Wayne Easter, Liberal critic for public safety and...

1200 block of 105th Street closed

The 1200 block of 105th Street will be closed today for a main valve repair. There is no...

Excellence in Ag recipients eligible for $20,000

Alison Khun of Unity is among four students beginning post-secondary education this fall who are...

Fred Gatzke Sr. filed on his homestead in 1914

On the weekend of July 26 and 27, family and friends joined Fred and Marion Gatzke, their son...

Summer ends with a cow horse clinic

Another fun and busy†summer has come and gone for the Reigning Riders Light Horse 4-H Club....

Museum marks 25th anniversary

The Maidstone Museumís 25th anniversary celebration was held Aug. 10. It started at 11:30 a.m....

Vawn teen will cherish pageant experience

Jensen White of Vawn, who attends H. Hardcastle School in Edam, was in Toronto in July to take part ...

New plumbing and pipefitting program

North West Regional College has announced a new Plumbing and Pipefitting program in Meadow Lake....


Recent News

North Stars welcome back Future Stars Hockey Camp

The Battlefords North Stars hit the ice Monday, or at least some of the players and coaching staff...


Trimmer, Fort Battleford closing out first year of disc golf at historic site

Fort Battleford interpretation supervisor David Trimmer walked up to the tee box of the first hole...


Simon guilty on child porn charges

A North Battleford man will get jail time for two child pornography charges....


Potatoes stolen from garden

North Battleford RCMP received more than 25 calls for service between 6 a.m. Thursday...


Late blight has arrived in Saskatchewan, again!

Do you remember when Saskatchewan summers were so dry that growing a vegetable garden was nearly...


Experts and expectations

When the trees drop their yellow leaves this year I will be 87 years old. I will look back on a...



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