Wednesday October 01, 2014




  • Ukrainian dance troupe to perform at Dekker Centre

    One of Canada's top Ukrainian dance companies will be in North Battleford Sunday, Oct. 5 for a performance at the Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts.
    The Edmonton-based dance troupe Volya is celebrating its 25th anniversary with its largest and most

  • Silent Survivors production to kick off week of residential school awareness

    How do you celebrate the bright future possible for our children while remembering the darkest chapters of the past?
    That's the challenge facing Living Sky School Division in partnership with Dance Saskatchewan, Allen Sapp Gallery, Elders and Sunchild

Top Headlines

Fairness Express stops in North Battleford

A big green bus emblazoned with the words “Only Fair is Fair — Income Equality Isn’t” stopped in...

Boil water order issued for Wednesday to residents of 101st, Borden and Laurier Crescents

Residents living on three roads in North Battleford should start boiling their water starting early ...

Reshuffle lands Cox in role as government whip

The recent cabinet changes have given Battlefords MLA Herb Cox some new responsibilities. Cox is ...

Bus drivers in short supply, new strategies in the works

Across the Living Sky School Division, across the province, across the country – there is a serious ...

Graffiti an issue again at City Hall

A familiar issue made its way into city council chambers Monday. It is graffiti, particularly...

Recommendations presented on fire services

North Battleford city council has received a full fire services review report, and with it are a...

More RM Results

Some more results have become known in the rural municipality elections in the province, as a...

Nurse practitioner and physician welcomed

The North Saskatchewan River Municipal Health Holdings has acquired a new nurse practitioner,...

Tim McMillan leaving as minister, Lloydminster MLA

A prominent Northwest-area MLA has resigned for a new role in the petroleum sector. Lloydminster ...

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....


Recent News

Crusaders keep it close but falter in second half

The John Paul II Crusaders fell victim to the big play again as they dropped a 40-24 decision to...


Midget Stars split with Regina

The new-look Battlefords Stars opened their Saskatchewan Midget AAA Hockey League campaign at home...


Members called to assist ambulance with unconscious woman

The North Battleford RCMP detachment received more than 90 calls for service between 6 a.m. Friday, ...


Gunshots really fireworks

What was reported as gunshots at about 5:30 a.m. Saturday in North Battleford, turned out to be...


We had an aircraft carrier, once, but no more

My mom gave me a book the other day, one rescued from the dustbin for which it was destined. A...


Banning fracking in Nova Scotia shuts the door on progress

Instead of prohibiting hydraulic fracturing in Nova Scotia, we should develop and pursue in a...



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