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New piece of equipment on WPD ambulances

New piece of equipment on WPD ambulances

The Battlefords WPD ambulance unveiled a new piece of equipment that is likely to see regular use in the future.
LaBelle talks trade at Rotary

LaBelle talks trade at Rotary

Saskatchewan's efforts in promoting international trade was top of the minds of Rotary members at their luncheon Monday.
Expanded transit coming Monday

Expanded transit coming Monday

After a number of months of preparation the first stage of expanded transit service is ready to launch in North Battleford.

Arson at Gov't House investigated

Battlefords RCMP are looking into an incidence of arson at the Government House site south of Battleford. Two vehicles were observed leaving the area at the time of the March 24 fire. Police are still looking for a car and a truck.

District 4-H council meets

The spring meeting of the District No. 35 4-H Council was held March 15 in Neilburg. Congratulations to the Maidstone Gully Multiple 4-H Club junior curling team. They represented District No. 35 at the regional competition in Biggar.

Early childhood intervention week

The week of April 30 to May 5 has been declared Early Childhood Intervention Week in the province of Saskatchewan. The week has provided ECIP with an opportunity to promote what its role is in the province.
Two Blaine Lake TOPS earn KOPS designation

Two Blaine Lake TOPS earn KOPS designation

Blaine Lake TOPS No. 5167 held its Keep Off Pounds (KOPS) graduation April 10 in celebration of having two of its members achieve their goal weight.
Missing person

Missing person

Battlefords RCMP are turning to the public for help in locating Vincent Spyglass, 42. He was last seen hitchhiking in North Battleford April 14. He was picked up in North Battleford and dropped off outside Battleford, towards Lloydminster.
RBC Cup readiness

RBC Cup readiness

Daaaa-dum...... Daaaaa dum....Those famous two notes from Jaws may be echoing in the minds of many as the RBC Cup tournament - and with it, hundreds of visitors - comes closer and closer.
Regional Optimist "Best Overall"

Regional Optimist "Best Overall"

Battlefords Publishing, who own both the Battlefords News-Optimist and the Regional Optimist, had reason to celebrate last weekend as both papers took home numerous honours at the Saskatchewan Weekly Newspaper Awards.