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Fire at G & C Asphalt

An early-morning fire at G & C Asphalt has destroyed some heavy equipment at that property. The fire took place around 3:20 a.m. Oct. 20, outside the business located on 10016 Fyfe Ave.

Bicyclist stranded

A B.C. cyclist has been stranded in Saskatchewan after having his bicycle stolen from beside Highway 16 near Maidstone. The cyclist left his bicycle beside the highway when a tire went flat just outside the town.

Maple Creek still cleaning up

Getting water heaters and furnaces into homes of those who need them before winter hits has been keeping officials with the Provincial Disaster Assistance Program hopping.
Too much water

Too much water

Scouts camp threatened by rising water
Group home earns Donner nomination

Group home earns Donner nomination

The Maidstone Group Home Society is once again gaining national attention as a nominee for a prestigious Donner Award.

Youth sentenced in skatepark stabbing

A 17-year old youth was sentenced to 18 months - 12 in closed custody - after entering a guilty plea in connection to a Sept. 3 skatepark stabbing that sent another youth to hospital.

Crime report: RCMP had hands full in September

The Battlefords city detachment of the RCMP had to deal with spikes in property and person offences in September, though break and enters were down for the month.

Another dumpster fire on 106th

North Battleford Fire and Emergency Services were once again busy responding to a dumpster fire Friday evening. The fire broke out in a dumpster in the 1500 block of 106th Street around 5 p.m.
Humboldt, Muenster students taught lessons in farm safety

Humboldt, Muenster students taught lessons in farm safety

"Safety first" was the lesson taught to children at a Farm Safety Day at Muenster School October 6.

Tree maintenance tender awarded

The City of North Battleford has awarded a tender for the supply of tree maintenance services. The tender was awarded to B & B Tree Service of Saskatoon in the amount of $23,097.90. Tenders closed Oct.