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Battlefords News Optimist

A rumbling, rolling tribute

The Sarge is a history lesson, a salute to veterans and a family tribute rumbling down the highway on two wheels. Tim Noble's 1987 Suzuki Intruder 1400 had a facelift this winter and is garnering attention wherever he goes.

Orcas make big splash at Regina swim meet

The local swim club sent just seven swimmers to the Lawson Aquatic Centre in Regina May 14 to 16, but those seven produced 33 top 10 finishes. The busiest swimmer representing the Orcas at the meet was Katie Serhienko. Katie swam in 14 races.
The flight of Stephen Strasburg

The flight of Stephen Strasburg

Long statistical oriented articles are for geeks like me, so buckle up for the long term forecast of Washington National rookie demigod Stephen Strasburg.

Cash, jewelry stolen from rural home

Jewelry and cash were stolen from a Greenstreet residence sometime June 6, according to Lloydminster Rural . RCMP would like to remind rural residents to keep an eye out for suspicious or unknown vehicles or people in the area at unusual hours.

Baseball in the Millard's blood

The Millard Family of Canwood will be inducted into the Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum along with one team and 13 individuals Saturday, Aug. 21. Nature-nurture, heredity-environment, or it's in their blood.
Fitness Matters

Fitness Matters

Testosterone is a man's fountain of youth. Unfortunately it decreases with age. These decreases can cause many negative side effects ranging from obesity, brittle bones, muscle loss and even impotence.

Tourism this Week

SYPE (Saskatchewan Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs) 2010 Golf Tournament is happening June 19 at Rustic Nine Golf Course starting at 10:30 a.m. Lunch is at Porta Bella Restaurant at 12:30 p.
Tourism volunteer honoured for dedication

Tourism volunteer honoured for dedication

Battlefords Tourism and Convention Bureau saluted worthy volunteers at its luncheon Friday to cap off Tourism Awareness Week in the community. This year, a local woman, Donna Fuhr, was honored as Tourism Volunteer of the Year.

Tenders for theatre competitive: Hamilton

Tenders for the theatre component of the CU Plex are now in and are being evaluated, Mayor Ian Hamilton said Thursday, June10.

Local musicians release first single

North Battleford locals Del Bannerman, Richard Lalonde and their band, Eldebrock, just back from Nashville, Tenn., released their debut single June 15.