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100th birthday honoured at Hillcrestf

A special 100th birthday cake to honour Jessie Kuttai was featured at the Jan. 20 potluck supper at Battleford Hillcrest Centre. Musical entertainment was supplied by Albert Varga and Bob Mallatt and enjoyed by approximately 45 seniors.
Immersive installation explores relationships

Immersive installation explores relationships

What is the relationship between nature and beauty or human and non-human? How does this affect the production and reception of art? These are the ideas explored in an immersive installation created by Terry Billings.
Students square off for spelling bee

Students square off for spelling bee

Things have been extremely slow in the news department in our area. However, I will report what I have got so far. It will be short and sweet. The Handi-Van Committee held the first bingo of the new year Jan. 14 in the seniors' centre at 7:30 p.m.

Border Tones brighten winter evening

Dale and Debbie Kennedy of Lloydminster were here visiting their mom, Theresa Kennedy. Theresa spent some time watching them play in the shuffleboard tournament at the Legion Club Room. We extend sympathy to the Kozoriz family on Bill's passing.
Beautiful noise wards off winter blues

Beautiful noise wards off winter blues

Master violinist Myra Lin joined local pianist Jaya Hoy for an afternoon of "beautiful noise" designed to ward off the winter blahs Sunday at Third Avenue United Church.
80th birthday celebrated

80th birthday celebrated

The family of Stewart Cunningham held a come and go tea Jan. 16 in the Speers Recreation Centre to celebrate Stewart's 80th birthday. Nearly 100 family and friends helped Stewart celebrate. His birthday is actually on Jan.

Fun day showcases rink repairs

Jan. 21 was a "fun day" at Waseca Rink. It was a great opportunity for family skating, a time to see the tremendous work that has been done by volunteers to upgrade the rink building and get the ice ready for skating.

Foot soldiers back up champions of change

Over the last while CBC television ran a program called Champions of Change.

Let's hear those sleigh bells ring

The recent snowfall may have some people singing, "It's lovely weather for a sleigh ride together with you." Feb. 12, they'll be singing "Giddy up, giddy up, giddy up, let's go," as the fourth annual Cutter Rally comes to the Battlefords.

Rec board hosts fundraisers

The Neilburg Recreation Board held a Christmas tree draw with 15 winners of $15.
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