Skip to content

Local Sports

Family time with a bow and arrows

Family time with a bow and arrows

Don't try this at home - unless you're in the Landrie family and it's the only way to train for archery shoots in the winter. Stand at one end of the house, shoot through doorways into the kitchen with a bow and arrow nearly at a target metres away.
City takes curling crown

City takes curling crown

Remember when you were a kid playing a game and just before it got too dark to play anymore, someone would yell out, "last point wins." It never mattered the score at that time that simply was the rule.

Double knock out for Peewee AAs

The talk around the rinks all season, was that the Battlefords Peewee AA Barons had the best chance to win a championship.

Ball hockey playoffs underway

There isn't much hockey left in the Battlefords and area, but the Battlefords Ball Hockey League is still rolling. All four series will be playing game two of the best of three series either Wednesday or Thursday at the Agrivilla.
A striking provincial appearance

A striking provincial appearance

Youth Bowling Canada's Saskatchewan provincials were held in Regina March 6. A composite team made up of junior girls from throughout the Northwest earned bronze medals in their age division.
Snowboarders learning on the go

Snowboarders learning on the go

Imagine moments before competing in a national event. The crowd is bigger than expected. The nervous excitement of emotion running through your body, and oh yeah, you've never competed in anything like this before.
Battlefords 50s great hosts

Battlefords 50s great hosts

For the love of the game. That is the motivation for most players who took part in the 31st annual Battlefords 50s oldtimers tournament. The 50s beat the Wilkie X-Outlaws, Edmonton Panthers and Prince Albert Chiefs to earn the B pool championship.
Play ball - 2011 pre-season preview part V: NL Central

Play ball - 2011 pre-season preview part V: NL Central

I read all of the pre-season MLB magazines and follow my peers, their viewpoints and predictions. A few of them might have had a three-martini lunch after picking the Brewers to win this division.

Ball hockey in the Battlefords

For many people in gym class, the floor hockey days were the most anticipated and most exciting. It was often the number one choice of games when given the option.

NSRHL finals are set

The Edam 3-Stars advanced to the North Saskatchewan River Hockey League final after sweeping the second place Wilkie Outlaws and first place Maidstone Jets, now they will play the third place St. Walburg Eagles in the championship.