Battlefords

The Battlefords Chamber of Commerce will host the national Talk with our Kids About Money event in North Battleford Wedensday and have organized two presentations at local schools.
The Battlefords Chamber of Commerce will host the national Talk with our Kids About Money event in North Battleford Wedensday and have organized two presentations at local schools. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Battlefords Chamber to teach kids about financial literacy

By Greg Higgins
April 17, 2018 - 2:00pm Updated: April 17, 2018 - 4:24pm

Local seventh graders will be educated on financial literacy tomorrow as a nationwide event comes to the Battlefords. 

Talk with our Kids About Money is put on by the Canadian Foundation for Economic Education with the support of Scotia Bank.

Council approved keeping speed limit as is, however city administration will research what signage is available to alert traffic of children in the area, and will return to council with their findings.
Council approved keeping speed limit as is, however city administration will research what signage is available to alert traffic of children in the area, and will return to council with their findings. File photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

City votes against reduced traffic speeds outside daycare

By Angela Brown
April 17, 2018 - 10:00am

North Battleford's city council decided to leave the traffic speed the same outside a local daycare centre at its recent meeting.

Former North Battleford resident Karson Evanovich, who now resides in Nipawin, was among the many who was on hand to comfort the families of the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.
Former North Battleford resident Karson Evanovich, who now resides in Nipawin, was among the many who was on hand to comfort the families of the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Former Battleford resident provided comfort during Humboldt tragedy aftermath

By Roger White
April 16, 2018 - 5:00pm

When Karson, Ryane and baby Jasper Evanovich moved to Nipawin from North Battleford in March to begin their new lives with the Nipawin Apostolic Church, it was both exciting and scary for the young couple.

East coast singer-songwriter Séan McCann will be playing the Dekker Centre May 4.
East coast singer-songwriter Séan McCann will be playing the Dekker Centre May 4. Facebook/Séan McCann

Séan McCann of Great Big Sea fame promises intimate experience at Dekker

By Angela Brown
April 13, 2018 - 5:00pm

Battlefords residents taking in Séan McCann's performance at the Dekker Centre next month will see a softer side of the singer-songwriter who achieved fame with Canadian celtic-rock band Great Big Sea.

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