Monday October 20, 2014




  • Community Safety Officers become permanent

    The Community Safety Officers program for the city of North Battleford will continue on past its initial six month trial period.
    At City Hall Tuesday, council voted to give approval to “the implementation of this program as a permanent program.” That

  • Members kick off year with ‘mantracker’

    The Reigning Riders have had three meetings already this year and have doubled in size.
    The 4-H Club has had four guys join the club as well as three "horsey" girls. the club has gained momentum and members are super excited about the fun year ahead.

Top Headlines

Planning to fail: how mistakes can help your business

Every entrepreneur feels it at some point: the fear of failure. Only half of new businesses make it ...

New skating surface coming to CUplex

Be ready to lace up the skates for outdoor skating in the summer months, not just the winter....

Best Business Marketplace and Expo ready for launch

The Battlefords Chamber of Commerce is all set to host the Best Business Marketplace and Expo Oct....

North Battleford-born artist up for NAMMY award

Four Saskatchewan artists, including one born in North Battleford, have been nominated for the...

Yarnbomb installation targeted for damage: knitters undeterred

A few weeks ago, a group of public art fans yarnbombed Central Park in North Battleford, dressing...

Veterans Voices of Canada in town for more stories from veterans

More stories from area veterans who served Canada in the military have been captured on video for...

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,...

More RM Results

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


Recent News

New equestrian group for the Battlefords

The Sunshine Vaulters is an exciting new group of equestrian vaulters involved in a relatively new...


Senior Vikings enter playoffs on winning note

Dylan Schaefer was the focal point of the Vikings offence in North Battleford Comprehensive’s 36-15 ...


Breach of no-contact order lands NB man with CSO

A man convicted of child porn possession in 2010 and again in 2012 has breached his conditions...


Theft of gasoline from station on Territorial Drive North

The North Battleford RCMP received approximately 36 calls for service between 6 a.m. Thursday, Oct. ...


Fall bloom in the garden

Who would have thought that after a killing frost in early September we would have been blessed...


Why the mental health of girls needs national attention

The recent Maclean's cover story entitled Revenge of the Teenage Girl was too tempting not to read. ...



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