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Festival Fanfare: Vocal classes begin Monday, April 22

Festival Fanfare: Vocal classes begin Monday, April 22

Battlefords Kiwanis Music Festival on until April 27.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Statistics Canada will release its latest inflation reading on Tuesday morning.
Opinion: Four steps that ensure you become part of the clique

Opinion: Four steps that ensure you become part of the clique

Tips for overcoming feelings of outsider status and becoming part of the clique.
Opinion: Use of GLP-1 drugs is surging among Canadians

Opinion: Use of GLP-1 drugs is surging among Canadians

Canadians’ use is reshaping the food industry.
Shelly Palmer - Building your first synthetic employee

Shelly Palmer - Building your first synthetic employee

Let’s outline some of the things that must come together to create “Synthia,” your company’s first synthetic employee.
Opinion: Signs that your business may be slowly dying

Opinion: Signs that your business may be slowly dying

Often, the hardest thing for business owners to do in this situation is to decide to move on.
Opinion: Two universal truths that lead to a successful job search

Opinion: Two universal truths that lead to a successful job search

How to make a memorable impression on potential employers.
Battlefords and Regina school employees fired after losses

Battlefords and Regina school employees fired after losses

Regina Roman Catholic School Division lost $9,600 after 12 laptops were stolen.
Poundmaker woman handed 8 years in death of Ministikwan woman

Poundmaker woman handed 8 years in death of Ministikwan woman

In June 2023 North Battleford RCMP responded to a report of an injured woman outside a home on the 1400 block of 114th Street. The woman died at the scene.
Garden Chat: Tips for care and training of grapes

Garden Chat: Tips for care and training of grapes

Growing Grapes Part II.