Friday October 31, 2014




  • Late North Stars comeback falls short against Klippers

    The Battlefords North Stars’ third period comeback attempt fell short as they were edged 4-3 by the Kindersley Klippers Thursday night at the Civic Centre.
    Trailing 4-1, the North Stars scored two goals within 16 seconds late in the third period, but

  • Most EAL learners are Canadian

    Most of Living Sky School Division’s English as an Additional Language learners are actually from Canada.
    The fact was related to the school division’s board of education last week during a report on EAL education.
    Ninety-six of the division’s 216 EAL

Top Headlines

Throne Speech delivered in somber atmosphere

The new legislative session is off to a busy start for Battlefords MLA Herb Cox and everyone else...

Storage space for materials needed

Habitat for Humanity is working steadily toward the goal of building a home for two families in our ...

Planning Committee chair to be filled by deputy mayor

It has been decided the chairmanship of the newly-formed Planning Committee at City Hall will be...

No council meeting Nov. 10

There will be no council meeting in North Battleford Nov. 10. The meeting, which would have...

Sobey’s-Co-op intersection still a concern

The traffic at the Territorial Drive intersection between Sobeys and the Territorial Place Mall...

Leisure Services committee mandate gets go-ahead

The draft mandate for the soon-to-be formed Leisure Services Advisory Committee has been approved...

U of R degrees earned

Northwest students were among those who celebrated convocation at the University of Regina Oct. 17...

Pink Night supports Breast Cancer Centre

St. James CWL held its 14th annual Pink Night Oct. 15, in support of the Breast Health Centre in...

Membership up to about 23 members

Another 4-H year for the members of the Eagle Hills 4-H Club is in full swing. The club has...

Baking up memories in Bresaylor

The leaves have turned and mostly fallen, the air crisp in the morning frost, autumn is officially...

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...


Recent News

Junior Vikings win KFL Bantam title

The North Battleford Comprehensive Junior Vikings made their first appearance in the...


Barons take three points in two weekend games against Beardy’s

The Battlefords Midget AA Barons extended their unbeaten streak to three games after a...


Complaint of kids egging a school Wednesday night

The North Battleford RCMP responded to more than 55 calls between 6 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29 and 6...


15-month sentence drug possession

A 48-year-old man from Spiritwood has been sentenced to 15 months in jail after pleading guilty to...


The NDP's child care gamble

Child care services often cost more than university at the very moment many parents are trying to...


Estate sale causing tears from the sky?

I am really enjoying this weather. Sunshine every day. It is beautiful. In the back of my mind I...



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