Saturday August 02, 2014




  • Kamsack man joins Class of 2014

    The Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame has announced the late Stan Green of Kamsack will be inducted as a player Aug. 16
    Born in Kamsack September 4, 1921 to parents Joe and Sarah, Green grew up in a large family of twelve children on a farm near Duck

  • Oak Ridge Boys at Gold Eagle August 4

    Fans in the Battlefords will have their opportunity to hear the Oak Ridge Boys live in concert next week.
    The country and gospel quartet, known for hits like Elvira, American Made, Yíall Come Back Saloon, Fancy Free, Bobbie Sue and others, are slated to

Top Headlines

Making way for new at Home Building Centre

It was announced earlier this year that Home Hardware Building Centre in North Battleford would be...

Ribbon cutting for RCMP office in Cochin

The official grand opening ceremonies are now complete for the new RCMP office in Cochin. The...

Opposition calling for halt to Smart Meters

The recent woes associated with the installation of new Smart Meters in Saskatchewan has become a...

Strong weekend for International Street Performer Festival

The Downtown North Battleford organization says its first International Street Performer Festival...

Ritz touts new firearms regulations

Battlefords-Lloydminster MP Gerry Ritz has voiced his approval of new firearms licensing changes...

Greens nominate candidate in Cut Knife-Turtleford

The Green Party now has a candidate in place in Cut Knife-Turtleford. Tammy Fairley was...

Authors with local rural roots share their story in Regina

Popular Saskatchewan writers, Marion Mutala and Wes Funk, participated in the sidewalk reading...

Self-drive art tour hosted Aug. 2 and 3

Summer is a social and active season! What better way to explore the fullness of summer than to...

A dozen years of hiking from Victoria to Battleford

An intrepid group of walkers from the Langley, B.C. area wrapped up their 2014 Trans Canada Trail...

Cadet learns expedition skills at camp

Army Cadet Joshua Sokulski of Turtleford is in the final week of training in the three-week Basic...

Extensive damage from July 17 storm

Days of smoke-filled skies seemed to disguise the arrival of an intense storm that hit Unity and...

Dealing with abandoned wildlife

The Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment has been receiving numerous calls from the public...


Recent News

Dual titles earned in baseballís turn at provincial championship weekend

Four baseball teams based out of Unity Minor Ball headed to provincial championships over the July...


Former Lashburn Linnet to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Wallace Pruden, formerly of Lashburn and now residing in Trail, B.C., has been selected for...


MVA at 16th and 100th

North Battleford Fire Department reports they responded to a motor vehicle accident at the...


Vehicle strikes three-year-old girl

The Battlefords RCMP Detachment and EMS responded to a collision on the Mosquito First...


Double dumbass on you

In the 1986 movie Star Trek IV, The Voyage Home, Captain Kirk and his crew are...


The crops are so good a person needs to be nervous

So much for my forecast of no rain. I donít care, I like rain! People are laughing at me and coming ...



chamber


SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER!

Get the latest from The Battlefords News-Optimist delivered to your inbox every Friday. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter - it's free and you can unsubscribe at any time!
Email:
First Name:
Last Name:




Not right now.



Quick Vote

Survey results are meant for general information only, and are not based on recognised statistical methods.


Markets





LOG IN



Lost your password?