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The City of North Battleford is flying its flags at half mast for 15 days to recognize the 15 individuals who died in the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team bus crash April 6.
The City of North Battleford is flying its flags at half mast for 15 days to recognize the 15 individuals who died in the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team bus crash April 6. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

City of North Battleford recognizes Humboldt Broncos bus crash victims

By Angela Brown
April 11, 2018 - 12:00pm

The City of North Battleford has lowered the flags outside City Hall to half-mast for 15 days to recognize the 15 people who died in the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team bus crash last Friday.

Premier Scott Moe and Finance Minister Donna Harpauer will release the new provincial budget on April 10.
Premier Scott Moe and Finance Minister Donna Harpauer will release the new provincial budget on April 10. Canadian Press

City administrators and chamber members hope for favourable budget

By Angela Brown
April 6, 2018 - 4:43pm Updated: April 6, 2018 - 5:16pm

Some local community leaders are crossing their fingers hoping the provincial budget being released Tuesday will be more favourable than last year’s offering.  

The City of North Battleford's Mayor Ryan Bater said he hopes some of last year's changes will be reversed.

The Town of Battleford has a new waste transfer station that opened on Tuesday.
The Town of Battleford has a new waste transfer station that opened on Tuesday. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Town opens waste transfer facility

By Angela Brown
April 6, 2018 - 12:00pm

Battleford residents will now be able to dispose of their garbage without having to cross the river to do it.

The Town of Battleford announced at its last meeting the new Loraas Environmental Services waste transfer station opened to the public on Tuesday.  

The City of North Battleford and BATC hosted a welcome lunch Monday for the eight individuals participating in the new work placement program.
The City of North Battleford and BATC hosted a welcome lunch Monday for the eight individuals participating in the new work placement program. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

City, BATC launch joint Indigenous employment strategy

By Angela Brown
April 3, 2018 - 10:00am

The City of North Battleford has joined with Battlefords Agency Tribal Chiefs (BATC), becoming the first municipal community/First Nations Tribal Chiefs partnership in Canada to develop a joint Indigenous employment strategy. 

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