January 5, 2018 - 12:00pmUpdated: January 5, 2018 - 12:39pm
A 25-year-old Meadow Lake man was sentenced to five years in jail for charges that include child luring, sexual interference and making child pornography during his appearance at Court of Queen’s Bench in Battleford, Thursday.
A local specialist doesn’t expect there will any significant local impact as a result of the new mortgage stress test rules that came into effect Jan. 1. There is the potential that home prices could possibly decrease in the future, however, if there is an impact on sales.file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff
Battlefords home buyers may need to plan ahead to ensure they meet the stiffer requirements for purchasing the home they have their eye on as a result of Canada’s new mortgage stress test that went into effect on Jan.
Battlefords pet owners should think twice before leaving their animals outdoors in the current extreme cold, with current temperatures dropping to below -30 C most days, according to the local shelter staff.