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Missing 15-year-old Summer Starchief.
Missing 15-year-old Summer Starchief. Submitted photo/RCMP

Battleford RCMP searching for missing 15-year-old

By battlefordsNOW Staff
April 3, 2016 - 9:04am Updated: April 4, 2016 - 4:17pm

UPDATE: Summer has been located.

The Battleford RCMP is asking for the public's assistance in finding a missing teen.

15 year-old Summer Starchief was reported missing from the Red Pheasant First Nation on Saturday. She is still believed to be in the Battlefords.

RCMP Inspector Jennifer Ebert with major crimes addresses media at F Division.
RCMP Inspector Jennifer Ebert with major crimes addresses media at F Division. KEVIN MARTEL/CJME NEWS

UPDATE: Ahtahkakoop manhunt ends with suspect's death

By CKOM News
March 29, 2016 - 9:33pm Updated: March 30, 2016 - 12:39pm

The suspect in the shooting death of a man on the Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation has died in hospital,ending a day-long police manhunt which confined residents to their homes.

The suspect is being identified as Elgin Sasakamoose, the son of aboriginal hockey player Fred Sasakamoose.

Leslie Lonesinger’s face after a brutal assault, March 15.
Leslie Lonesinger’s face after a brutal assault, March 15.

Stabbing victim’s family looking for answers from RCMP

By Greg Higgins
March 24, 2016 - 12:28pm

It’s been over a week since a man was stabbed by the North Battleford Library and some neighbors are still unaware the incident even happened.

Leslie Carl Lonesinger was jumped and beaten outside of his sister Rita Lonesinger’s apartment building March 15 at roughly 6:30 p.m.

NDP leader Cam Broten and Sask. Party leader Brad Wall at the leaders' debate.
NDP leader Cam Broten and Sask. Party leader Brad Wall at the leaders' debate. Adrianna Christianson/ CJME News

Leaders' debate gets heated over film tax, healthcare, seniors and P3s

By CJME News
March 23, 2016 - 9:41pm

The Saskatchewan leaders’ debate delved into everything from the cancelation of the film tax credit to healthcare to P3s and renewable resources with Cam Broten and Brad Wall often talking over each other.

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