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Beginning today, anyone interested in securing a seasonal site in one of the 19 Saskatchewan provincial parks like Cochin (pictured here) can submit a lottery application online. Applications will be accepted until Feb. 1 and the lottery takes place Feb. 5.
Beginning today, anyone interested in securing a seasonal site in one of the 19 Saskatchewan provincial parks like Cochin (pictured here) can submit a lottery application online. Applications will be accepted until Feb. 1 and the lottery takes place Feb. 5. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Provincial parks lottery registration begins today

By Roger White
January 3, 2018 - 2:00pm

The countdown is on for those who enjoy camping in our province and after last week’s cold snap; it can’t come soon enough.

North Battleford's Robyn Silvernagle looks to capture her first provincial curling title at the Viterra Tournament of Hearts opens tomorrow in Melfort.
North Battleford's Robyn Silvernagle looks to capture her first provincial curling title at the Viterra Tournament of Hearts opens tomorrow in Melfort. submitted photo/Brian Morris

'We're ready' : Silvernagle confident heading into provincials

By Roger White
January 1, 2018 - 9:13am Updated: January 2, 2018 - 11:53am

With just two words North Battleford’s Robyn Silvernagle summed up her emotions as she and her team get set to make another long run at the Viterra Scotties Tournament of Hearts Provincial Curling Championships.

Conservative candidate Rosemarie Falk heading into the polling station to cast her ballot hours before winning the federal by-election on Dec.11.
Conservative candidate Rosemarie Falk heading into the polling station to cast her ballot hours before winning the federal by-election on Dec.11. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

2017 Year In Review-December

By Roger White
December 30, 2017 - 2:00pm Updated: December 31, 2017 - 1:42pm

As we prepare to say goodbye to 2017, battlefordsNOW is taking a look at some of the top news items that made headlines and newsmakers over the past 12 months.

Maclean's published an article labeling North Battleford the most dangerous city in the country. Though it looks bad the surface, mayor Ryan Bater said it highlighted the initiatives the city is doing to reduce crime and hopes it will push higher levels of government to help as well.
Maclean's published an article labeling North Battleford the most dangerous city in the country. Though it looks bad the surface, mayor Ryan Bater said it highlighted the initiatives the city is doing to reduce crime and hopes it will push higher levels of government to help as well. file photo/battlefordsNOW

2017 Year In Review-November

By Roger White
December 30, 2017 - 10:00am Updated: December 30, 2017 - 2:06pm

As we prepare to say goodbye to 2017, battlefordsNOW is taking a look at some of the top news headlines and newsmakers over the past 12 months.

On Oct. 21 Battleford RCMP shot and killed 22-year-old Brydon Bryce Whitstone following an incident at the intersection of 15th Ave. and 105 St.
On Oct. 21 Battleford RCMP shot and killed 22-year-old Brydon Bryce Whitstone following an incident at the intersection of 15th Ave. and 105 St. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

2017 Year In Review - October

By Roger White
December 29, 2017 - 2:00pm

As we prepare to say goodbye to 2017, battlefordsNOW is taking a look at some of the top news items that made headlines and newsmakers over the past 12 months.

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Saturday's SJHL game between the Kindersley Klippers and Battlefords North Stars has been cancelled due to the extreme cold weather.
Saturday's SJHL game between the Kindersley Klippers and Battlefords North Stars has been cancelled due to the extreme cold weather. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Saturday's Stars-Klippers game cancelled due to extreme cold

By Roger White
December 29, 2017 - 1:50pm Updated: December 30, 2017 - 12:17pm

The extreme cold weather has now forced the cancellation of two SJHL games between the Battlefords North Stars and Kindersley Klippers.

RCMP searching JPII following a bomb threat on Sept. 21 which forced the evacuation of the school. No suspicious materials were found.
RCMP searching JPII following a bomb threat on Sept. 21 which forced the evacuation of the school. No suspicious materials were found. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

2017 Year In Review - September

By Roger White
December 29, 2017 - 10:00am

As we prepare to say goodbye to 2017, battlefordsNOW is taking a look at some of the top news items that made headlines and newsmakers over the past 12 months.

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