Tuesday September 02, 2014




  • Celebrating food is part of every culture, says Debbie Bonsan, executive director of Midwest Food Resources, which has been helping families eat well and cost-effectively since its inception in 1997.

  • 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

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Pageant participant with an environmental cause

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Chance meeting turns into hotel business

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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

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Lamoureux new Liberal leader in Saskatchewan

After a long and winding road, the provincial Liberals finally have a leader. He is Darrin...

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...

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

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Summer ends with a cow horse clinic

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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

BNS rookies use power play to down Klippers

It was a strong showing by the Battlefords North Stars' rookies Monday afternoon in...


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...


Semi-truck knocks over traffic sign on Railway Avenue

The North Battleford RCMP detachment was busy over the Labour Day weekend. They...


Simon guilty on child porn charges

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


Swathing, fixing, swathing and fixing: wheat almost done

Another week of good harvest weather. This is the time of year my hoar frost calendar doesnít work...


Late blight has arrived in Saskatchewan, again!

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



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