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Bridgefest donor pays the toll

Bridgefest donor pays the toll

Bridgefest 2010 is a little closer to its budget goal with the announcement of a generous donation.
Improvements set tone for next 100 years

Improvements set tone for next 100 years

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held in Meota July 9 to celebrate the completion of the new RM office, as well as two water projects.
Lehman Creek fisheries project reclaims the shoreline

Lehman Creek fisheries project reclaims the shoreline

A project to reclaim the shoreline on Lehman creek near Cochin has now been completed. It was a fisheries enhancement shoreline restoration project, said Kevin Jones, vice-president of the Lost Horse Creek Wildlife Federation.

Ritz, Bjornerud announce aid for farmers

Last week's meeting of agricultural ministers in Saskatoon wrapped up with the announcement of aid for farmers hit by the recent flood damage across Saskatchewan.

Break in to business on 20th Avenue

North Battleford continues to be hit by break and enters. This time, Battlefords RCMP were called to a 20th Avenue business hit with an early-morning break and enter July 4.
NDP tour Northwest health care facilities

NDP tour Northwest health care facilities

Long-term care and issues surrounding doctor shortages and health-care personnel were on the radar of the provincial NDP last week as they toured the Northwest.
Fort Pitt's place in history secured

Fort Pitt's place in history secured

Throughout the west, history buffs and visitors are commemorating the125th anniversary of the events of the North West Resistance of 1885.
In with the new, out with the old

In with the new, out with the old

The Rotary Club's president's wind-up in June ushered in the third female president in the history of the Battlefords chapter, which was established in 1920.

Suspect dismissed from seniors lodge

Prairie North Health Region is revamping their policies after a River Heights Lodge employee allegedly stole around $14,000.
HDHF still needs donations

HDHF still needs donations

Although it may be getting close, the Humboldt District Hospital Foundation (HDHF) has not met their $1.8 million goal.