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Floyd Favel brings his novel, Ashes and Embers, to the Battlefords

Floyd Favel brings his novel, Ashes and Embers, to the Battlefords

“Dedicated to all Delmas Indian Residential School students. May your stories live forever,” reads the acknowledgments at the beginning of the book.
Kinsmen Band hosts Christmas concert Dec. 10

Kinsmen Band hosts Christmas concert Dec. 10

Featuring music from Home Alone 2, ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas and your favourite holiday classics.
The Chapel Gallery showcases over a dozen Saskatchewan artists

The Chapel Gallery showcases over a dozen Saskatchewan artists

Make sure to see Holly Hildebrand, Linda Hauk, Chris Hodge, Pam Beaver, and more Saskatchewan artists at the Chapel Gallery before the Chapel Gallery Member Exhibition ends on Jan. 7, 2023.
‘Reason for the Season’ released by local artist

‘Reason for the Season’ released by local artist

Keegan Isaac hosts a Christmas concert Dec. 14.
Join the Dekker Centre as they welcome the Christmas spirit

Join the Dekker Centre as they welcome the Christmas spirit

What are you doing for Christmas this year?
Chris Hodge's newest body of work, HANDS, on display at the Chapel Gallery

Chris Hodge's newest body of work, HANDS, on display at the Chapel Gallery

You can view Hands until Dec. 4, in the windows area of the Chapel Gallery.
Twin Flames, award-winning Indigenous singers coming to the Dekker Centre

Twin Flames, award-winning Indigenous singers coming to the Dekker Centre

Critics have called Twin Flames' style Indie rock, synth roc and folk-pop, but according to Twin Flames' website, those labels serve only the needs of those who choose to employ them.
Bob Leslie, preacher and comedian, wins CGMA comedian of the decade award

Bob Leslie, preacher and comedian, wins CGMA comedian of the decade award

The Country Gospel Music Association awards artists with the comedian of the decade award, according to who has received the most awards within 10 years.
Helen Row Toews, author, columist, willing to give anything a go

Helen Row Toews, author, columist, willing to give anything a go

Do sentences like these inspire further reading? 'A storm was brewing, but it was no mere tempest. Edged in purple, the boiling black cloud swirled ominously.' Helen Row Toews is more than an author, columnist, and humourist.
Wilkie homeschooled author proud of his accomplishments

Wilkie homeschooled author proud of his accomplishments

Miguel Fenrich, new reporter for the Battlefords News Optimist, is also a published author.
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