The Heart and Stroke Foundation is campaigning to promote healthy living by hosting National Health and Fitness Day on Saturday, June 4 and staff at the CUplex in North Battleford plan to take part as well.
Last October, four Battlefords North Stars players went to Vancouver's Downtown Eastside for a weekend to see the effects of drug and alcohol abuse first-hand, an experience which they then spoke to local children about. This week, local RCMP officers recognized the players' contributions.
Deficit: From a forecasted surplus of $106 million there is now a deficit of $434 million. That number will grow even further when the Crown numbers are included which won't happen until later this month or into July.