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Members of CBI Physical Rehabilitation recently held a door-to-door food drive throughout the city and collected over one ton of food. This donation was turned over to the Battlefords District Food and Resource Centre.
Members of CBI Physical Rehabilitation recently held a door-to-door food drive throughout the city and collected over one ton of food. This donation was turned over to the Battlefords District Food and Resource Centre. Roger White/battlefordsNOW Staff

Winner declared in battle of the food banks

By Roger White
June 12, 2018 - 2:06pm

It may have been a friendly competition between three area food banks but the real winners were those the agencies serve as more than $41,000 worth of food was collected during a recent Food Wars challenge.

A transmission structure fire left thousands without power today in areas north of the Battlefords reaching as far as La Loche.
A transmission structure fire left thousands without power today in areas north of the Battlefords reaching as far as La Loche. Submitted photo/SaskPower

Transmission structure fire leaves thousands without power Thursday

By Roger White
May 3, 2018 - 1:42pm

A transmission structure fire is being blamed for a widespread power outage that extends north of the Battlefords to areas such as Meadow Lake, Beauval, Buffalo Narrows and La Loche, leaving thousands without electricity today.

SJHL President Bill Chow speaking at a press conference in Humboldt April 7.
SJHL President Bill Chow speaking at a press conference in Humboldt April 7. Taylor MacPherson/paNOW Staff

SJHL to decide future of playoffs

By Roger White
April 11, 2018 - 10:00am

The Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League has a conference call planned today to determine how they will proceed with the remainder of this year's playoffs. The SJHL playoffs were postponed after the tragic accident involving the Humboldt Broncos Friday.

Skip Robyn Silvernagle, third Stefanie Lawton, second Jessie Hunkin and lead Kara Thevenot will comprise the 2018-19 Team Silvernagle, representing the Twin River Curling Club of North Battleford.
Skip Robyn Silvernagle, third Stefanie Lawton, second Jessie Hunkin and lead Kara Thevenot will comprise the 2018-19 Team Silvernagle, representing the Twin River Curling Club of North Battleford. Submitted photo/Team Silvernagle

New look for Team Silvernagle for 2018-19 season

By Roger White
March 29, 2018 - 8:00am

When Team Silvernagle hits the pebbled ice this curling season, fans will notice significant changes which the North Battleford skip hopes will lead to the provincial curling title that has eluded the team for the past two years.

With melting snow by day and cool temperatures at night SaskEnergy says scenes like this are all to common in the province every winter.
With melting snow by day and cool temperatures at night SaskEnergy says scenes like this are all to common in the province every winter. Submitted photo/SaskEnergy

Temperature fluctuations can damage gas meters: SaskEnergy

By Roger White
March 9, 2018 - 10:00am

As spring approaches and temperatures begin fluctuating, SaskEnergy is warning homeowners to be careful of damage to their natural gas meters and rooftop heating equipment.

Team Saskatoon and coaches displaying their female curling gold medals at the Saskatchewan Winter Games in North Battleford on Saturday.
Team Saskatoon and coaches displaying their female curling gold medals at the Saskatchewan Winter Games in North Battleford on Saturday. Roger White/battlefordsNOW staff

The future of curling is bright in Saskatchewan

By Roger White
February 24, 2018 - 8:09pm

You couldn’t help but notice the huge smile on Ashley Howard’s face as she officially brought the female curling ceremonies to an end Saturday afternoon at the Saskatchewan Winter Games.

Team Saskatoon was all smiles after capturing the gold medal in the men's curling final Wed. at the Sask. Winter Games in North Battleford. The Saskatoon foursome defeated Rivers West 6-4 in the final.
Team Saskatoon was all smiles after capturing the gold medal in the men's curling final Wed. at the Sask. Winter Games in North Battleford. The Saskatoon foursome defeated Rivers West 6-4 in the final. Roger White/battlefordsNOW Staff

Saskatoon captures curling gold at Sask. Winter Games

By Roger White
February 21, 2018 - 5:00pm

It was a seesaw battle between two great teams, but in the end Team Saskatoon squeezed out a 6-4 win over Rivers West to claim the gold medal in the men’s curling competition at the Sask. Winter Games.  

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