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Battlefords News Optimist

Safe travels the most precious gift of all

Sometimes I feel like my car is my second home and at this time of year we find ourselves criss-crossing the province to attend family dinners and events.

Synergy board must provide more information

Dear Editor At the Synergy Credit Union annual meeting, the board of directors announced they had been approached by Conexus Credit Union and Innovation Credit Union with a proposal to amalgamate.
Give yourself the gift of rest

Give yourself the gift of rest

Sleep. Who has time for it? Right? Have you ever really considered the importance of sleep? At this hectic time of year many people have a hard time keeping things regular.

Winter Games athletes announced

As the 2011 Canadian Winter Games draw near, the rosters for Saskatchewan athletes continues to be unveiled.

Last Council meeting of the year

It was a fairly routine final council meeting of 2010 for members of North Battleford's city council Dec. 13. The main highlight of the night was the City's adoption of the 2011 Water, Sanitary Sewer and Sanitation Budget, calling for a 4.

PNHR ambulance rates going up

The Prairie North Regional Health Authority Board approved an increase in ambulance fees, consistent with the rate hikes announced by the provincial government, at a Dec. 15 meeting in Maidstone.

Physicians on the move

Prairie North Health Region CEO David Fan provided an update on physician recruitment during a regular meeting of the PN Regional Health Authority board of directors Dec. 15 in Maidstone. Dr.
North Stars defend home territory before break

North Stars defend home territory before break

What a way to end the 2010 portion of the schedule.
A hair-razing idea

A hair-razing idea

With Christmas just around the corner, there are many reasons people might have for donating food or money to the food bank.

Stars snap losing skid in Saskatoon

After playing the Saskatoon Contacts tough Dec. 15, the Battlefords Midget Stars were looking for a win to end the 2010 portion of their Saskatchewan Midget AAA Hockey League schedule.