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The North Stars and Ice Wolves lineup for a face-off in Pinehouse for their neutral zone game on Saturday night.
The North Stars and Ice Wolves lineup for a face-off in Pinehouse for their neutral zone game on Saturday night. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars dominate Ice Wolves in 6-0 thumping

By Nathan Kanter
December 10, 2017 - 3:43am

Friday night's contest between the Battlefords North Stars and La Ronge Ice Wolves was a tight game, until the third period when the North Stars started a commanding comeback and took the two points with a 5-2 win.

On Saturday, things were never close, not at any point in the game.

The Battlefords North Stars came back from a 2-1 deficit to defeat the La Ronge Ice Wolves on Friday night.
The Battlefords North Stars came back from a 2-1 deficit to defeat the La Ronge Ice Wolves on Friday night. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars rally in third to top Ice Wolves 5-2

By Nathan Kanter
December 9, 2017 - 1:11am Updated: December 9, 2017 - 10:25am

The Battlefords North Stars avoided a scare on Friday night against the La Ronge Ice Wolves, using four third period goals to come back and win the game 5-2.

The win improved the Stars record to 21-5-1, while La Ronge dropped to 6-21-0-2.

The Battleford Beaver Blues are a perfect 4-0 so far this season, and are once again being led by the trio of Cody Danberg (21), Mike George (68), and Brent Salzl.
The Battleford Beaver Blues are a perfect 4-0 so far this season, and are once again being led by the trio of Cody Danberg (21), Mike George (68), and Brent Salzl. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW staff

Beaver Blues, Combines off to perfect starts in SPHL

By Nathan Kanter
December 7, 2017 - 4:42pm

Things are finally starting to pick up in the Saskatchewan Prairie Hockey League, and although it's still very early on, the Battleford Beaver Blues and Meota Combines are the only undefeated teams that have played at least two games.

Discovery Co-op general manager Mike Nord and Winter Games co-chairs Rob Rongve and David Schell (holding the cheque) pose for a photo with Co-op employees and students from Lawrence School at an sponsorship announcement on Tuesday afternoon.
Discovery Co-op general manager Mike Nord and Winter Games co-chairs Rob Rongve and David Schell (holding the cheque) pose for a photo with Co-op employees and students from Lawrence School at an sponsorship announcement on Tuesday afternoon. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

Discovery Co-op signs on as platinum sponsor for Winter Games

By Nathan Kanter
December 6, 2017 - 10:00am

Discovery Co-op will be a platinum sponsor for the Saskatchewan Winter Games, thanks to their $25,000 commitment to the event.

Troy Gerein is hugged by teammates Matthias Urbanski and Dakota Huebner after scoring the overtime winner on Tuesday.
Troy Gerein is hugged by teammates Matthias Urbanski and Dakota Huebner after scoring the overtime winner on Tuesday. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars edge Broncos in overtime yet again

By Nathan Kanter
December 5, 2017 - 11:59pm

All four games this season between the Battlefords North Stars and Humboldt Broncos have needed extra time.

And all four times, the North Stars have won, after their 3-2 victory in overtime on Tuesday night at the Civic Centre.

Levi Kleiboer goes by the North Stars bench after scoring a goal on Oct. 3. The defenceman will play for the Maine Black Bears next season and forgo his final year of junior.
Levi Kleiboer goes by the North Stars bench after scoring a goal on Oct. 3. The defenceman will play for the Maine Black Bears next season and forgo his final year of junior. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars' Kleiboer commits to University of Maine

By Nathan Kanter
November 30, 2017 - 5:00pm

Over the past couple weeks, several National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division-1 schools have been hounding Battlefords North Stars defenceman Levi Kleiboer, trying to convince him to join their program.

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