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Man charged with shooting in OLCN home sentenced to 2 years

Man charged with shooting in OLCN home sentenced to 2 years

Gerome Okemow pleaded guilty to his part in a home invasion on Onion Lake Cree Nation last year
North Battleford reacts to topping the Crime Severity Index

North Battleford reacts to topping the Crime Severity Index

City points to reduction in Violent Crime Severity as a positive.
Meota News: Concession reopens with new operators

Meota News: Concession reopens with new operators

Meota’s Got Talent draws 16 exhibitors.
Borden and District News: Radisson Fair draws 1,200 exhibits

Borden and District News: Radisson Fair draws 1,200 exhibits

Fair parade took a full hour to complete its circuit.
Fred Light Museum Day a hit

Fred Light Museum Day a hit

Locals from the Battlefords come out to take in history and an afternoon full of activities.
'Love is in the Air' raises more than $17,000

'Love is in the Air' raises more than $17,000

The theme “Love is in the Air” was chosen as a way to bring together family and communities.
Missing 22 year old found deceased on Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation

Missing 22 year old found deceased on Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation

Isaiah Arcand was reported missing on June 29.
Column: Peppers range from sweet to explosive heat

Column: Peppers range from sweet to explosive heat

Hanbidge on Horitculture: Growing Peppers – Part II
Protesters could be lured into violence warns counter-terrorism expert

Protesters could be lured into violence warns counter-terrorism expert

The government is looking for excuses to go after the freedom convoy, says Canada's former top counter-terrorism expert who helped the trucker convoy in Ottawa
Update: Missing FSIN exec and son found safe in Oregon

Update: Missing FSIN exec and son found safe in Oregon

Dawn Walker and her son Vincent Jensen are safe and well say Saskatoon police.