Wednesday October 22, 2014




  • Pocket housing units now open

    Almost a year after the sod was turned to officially begin construction on the project, new pocket housing units at 1322 - 103rd St. are now open.
    The grand opening was held Friday with officials from the City, Province and Canada Mortgage and Housing

  • Realtors help teen girls find empowerment

    "We want strong girls, women that are empowered and self confident feel good about the decisions that they are making," says Nicole Whitton. "That’s why we keep doing what we’re doing."
    Whitton is the executive director of the Battlefords and Area

Top Headlines

Five tips to manage your cash flow

Cash is king—it’s a common saying in the business world. But surprisingly few entrepreneurs take...

How non-financial benefits can be a game-changer for your business

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Students encouraged in grad goals from day one

It’s a happy coincidence that the province’s theme for this year’s Education Week is the same as...

Building plan presented for TG Watch property

A building plan has been presented to council about a new industrial building in southeast North...

Living Sky Schools celebrate Education Week

The Honourable Don Morgan, Minister of Education, has proclaimed Oct. 20 to 26 as Education Week...

Council mulls possible STARS donation

North Battleford council received a request for a donation to the STARS Air Ambulance at an Oct. 14 ...

Members kick off year with ‘mantracker’

The Reigning Riders have had three meetings already this year and have doubled in size. The 4-H...

Benefit raises $20,000

Chad Keens has been the golf pro and clubhouse manager at Meota and District Lakeside Golf Course...

Hollywood-themed fundraiser to support museum

The Clayton McLain Memorial Museum in Cut Knife will be hosting its second annual Ladies’ Gala...

Grade 1 student inspires $3,000 in fundraising

Nate Starycki, Grade 1, recently raised some money for two hospitals. After his family participated ...

North West Regional College names new board members

North West Regional College announces the appointment of three new members to its Board of...

Unity residents meet astronaut Chris Hadfield

The man affectionately known as “Rocket Man” was part of a fundraising event in Lloydminster,...


Recent News

Stars roll over Blazers for seventh-straight win

Brandon Lesko and Layne Young each had a goal and two assists as the Stars beat the Saskatoon...


O’Sullivan’s late goal lifts North Stars over Klippers

Brady O’Sullivan scored with 13 seconds left to give the Battlefords North Stars a 4-3 win over the ...


Possible gun shots on 109th Street believed to be fireworks

The North Battleford RCMP detachment received approximately 30 calls for service between 6 a.m....


10-month sentence for shooting spree

The last of three people charged in a well-publicized April 5 shooting spree in North Battleford...


If there was any question, we have the answer now

In the immediate aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, a directive went out across the country....


Grain is actually moving and the price is improving

This has been another very pleasant week with nice sunny days except for a little overcast and...



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