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Meeting set to find Habitat families

Meeting set to find Habitat families

They've started raising money, and are going through the process of getting some land. The next thing on the to-do list for the Humboldt chapter of Habitat for Humanity is to find some families to live in the homes they plan to build.
Changes could come to police reports

Changes could come to police reports

Some changes could be coming to the way Battlefords RCMP provides regular updates to council on crime statistics.
Dealer faces sentence in casino cheating

Dealer faces sentence in casino cheating

The prospect of a jail sentence still hangs over the head of a man charged in the Gold Eagle Casino card cheating case.
Property crimes down, drugs and liquor act crimes up in 2011

Property crimes down, drugs and liquor act crimes up in 2011

The final 2011 statistics from Battlefords City Detachment of the RCMP show property crimes and break and enters dropped for the year, but drug offences, liquor acts and motor vehicle collisions rose.

SHR cited

Report notes six contraventions of OHS Act

Calls to RCMP going to the dogs

Saskatchewan RCMP responded to over 239,000 calls for service last year alone across the province. According to Sgt. Paul Dawson, F Division media relations officer, the calls are often diverse in nature.

New centre gets warm reception

For David Dekker, the Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts is a welcome addition to the community and a source of pride. The centre is named in honour of his father, the late Harry G.

Odishaw delivers opening remarks for 2012

The first Battleford town council meeting of the year took place Jan. 9, and Battleford Mayor Chris Odishaw used the opportunity to look back on the past year and speak about the future of the town.
April target for theatre complex completion

April target for theatre complex completion

The theatre component of the CUPlex, the Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts, is slated to be substantially completed in April, though the building itself should be finished by the end of February.

Thefts and firearms offences near Cando

Police are reporting the theft of fuel from a farm located in a rural area near Cando, Saskatchewan. Battlefords Rural RCMP and the police dog service attended the complaint on Jan. 13 around 11pm.