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Crops still way behind, but hoping for warmer weather

Farmers in the Northwest are hoping forecasts of warmer temperatures come true for the coming weeks as the entire province remains behind schedule with the harvest.

Battlefords RCMP stats show improvement

The Battlefords city detachment of the RCMP saw some improvement in the month of August in the crime statistics.

Accident involving RCMP car discussed at city hall

A collision involving an RCMP vehicle in early September raised concerns from city councillors at Monday's municipal services committee meeting at City Hall. The incident happened Sept.
Donations received by Boys and Girls Club, NB Comp

Donations received by Boys and Girls Club, NB Comp

Two worthy recipients will be benefiting from generous donations made from the estate of Marianne Magdalene Wilgers, who devoted her life to nursing and public health before she passed away in 2008 at age 93.
Turkey vultures tagged

Turkey vultures tagged

In the middle of July, David and Darlene Goodwillie were sightseeing by their cabin on Sec.
A new day for special program

A new day for special program

The rooms are large and bright, the staff and participants are enjoying the new space and the grand opening was a chance to show everything off to the community and guests from afar.

Lock your doors

Vehicles stolen all over Humboldt area this summer
Sister of murder victim to address anniversary event

Sister of murder victim to address anniversary event

Battlefords Interval House, the shelter for women and children fleeing violence, is celebrating 30 years of operation in the community with a special celebration in October.

Continued strong August building permit numbers

It continues to be an exceptional year for building permits issued in North Battleford, with the permit value showing another strong increase in August.

Giving the gift of warmth

It's that time of year again: the windows are closed more often than open, the house fills with the dusty smell of furnaces that haven't been lit all summer, scarves are making a come-back and winter gear shifts to the front of the closet.