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Town of Battleford already starting budget planning
1 hour ago
By Angela Brown While it's only October, the Town of Battleford is already getting started on its planning work for its 2018 budget. Mayor Ames Leslie said the town will have its first meeting later this month. It will also be working on its strategic planning. ... Read More
Parents should check school rules for Halloween costumes
1 hour ago
By Greg Higgins Before children of the Battlefords head off to school dressed as little witches and ghouls, local school boards say parents should check on what costumes are allowed, and if they are at all. Representatives from both Living...
Rocky Horror Picture Show coming to life in N.B.
4 hours ago
By Angela Brown Battlefords residents with a fondness for the spooky, campy Rocky Horror Picture Show may want to check out this pre-Halloween interactive party this Saturday night. Organized by the City of North Battleford Leisure Services Dept, program manager Candace...
Downtown chamber members 'really upset' with city over construction timeline
6 hours ago
By Greg Higgins After months of construction, barriers to vehicles were removed in downtown North Battleford yesterday, but some of the affected business owners are "really upset" over the length of time it took for the project to be completed....
Small business tax changes highlight Sask. Chamber visit
10 hours ago
By Angela Brown Discussions over changing potential business tax changes and the benefits of chamber membership were front and centre at meet-and-greet in North Battleford last night. The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce visited the local Battlefords Chamber of Commerce Thursday...
Living Sky launches project to help more children graduate
Oct 19, 2017
By Angela Brown A doctor, an artist, a mother, and a firefighter. Those are some of the careers the kindergarten students at McKitrick Community School have in mind for their futures, and the Living Sky School Division hopes with the help of the community each...
Local officials concerned over bear spray incidents
Oct 19, 2017
By Roger White Despite the recent rash of criminal incidents involving the use of bear spray, it appears the numbers may be on the decline. Bear spray (sometimes known as bear mace) is a type of capsaicin that is...