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Battlefords News Optimist

A new brand of justice

John Doe, a previous offender, breaks into a house to steal some stuff. He is caught by police and given time in jail.
EPM students attend Grade 8 leadership camp

EPM students attend Grade 8 leadership camp

This year, l'Association Jeunesse fransaskoise (AJF) organized a leadership camp, which was held at Redberry Camp Sept. 14 to 17.
Boys win Glaslyn soccer title

Boys win Glaslyn soccer title

Oct. 4, the H. Hardcastle School Grade 5 and 6 class travelled to Glaslyn to take part in the annual elementary soccer tournament. The boys' team went through the tourney undefeated and once again returned home with the championship.
Forbes talks housing in Battlefords

Forbes talks housing in Battlefords

Issues surrounding the affordability and availability of housing in the province were on the mind of David Forbes as he visited the Battlefords Oct. 7.

John Paul II October garage sale

John Paul II Collegiate will be hosting a garage sale in the gymnasium Oct. 30, starting at 10 a.m. and closing around 3 p.m.

Council session goes to the dogs

The City of North Battleford is hoping to clear up confusion for those concerned about door-to-door enforcement of pet licensing.
Credit Union CU Plex FAQ

Credit Union CU Plex FAQ

The City of North Battleford has provided the following information to answer frequently asked questions about the Credit Union CUPlex. What is the Credit Union CU Plex? The Credit Union CU Plex will be a new complex of public buildings.

Small business drives economy

We are all consumers. We all have to eat, have a place to live and clothes to keep us from offending our fellow humans. Consumers come in all shapes and sizes.
Train now for better golf in 2011

Train now for better golf in 2011

It is a sad time of year for many people ... the end of golf season. If you're anything like me, you can't help but ask, "What happened this year?" One great round followed by one horrible round followed by a mediocre round.

Highway turkeys

The turkey has been eaten, thanks has been given and the drunk drivers have been arrested.