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Amber Frombach of Regina, Grier Slabaida of Rivers West, Avery Seman of South West and Heather Harrison of Saskatoon await the starter's pistol.
Amber Frombach of Regina, Grier Slabaida of Rivers West, Avery Seman of South West and Heather Harrison of Saskatoon await the starter's pistol. Roger White/battlefordsNOW Staff

Speed skaters thrill crowds at Sask. Winter Games

By Roger White
February 20, 2018 - 2:00pm

It was a dominant performance on the speed skating oval  for both Team Prairie Central and Team Saskatoon at the opening day of the Saskatchewan Winter Games Monday.

Prince Albert curler Kara Thevenot who is lead stone on Team Silvernagle will be competing at this week's Viterra's Tournament of Hearts Provincials in Melfort.
Prince Albert curler Kara Thevenot who is lead stone on Team Silvernagle will be competing at this week's Viterra's Tournament of Hearts Provincials in Melfort. submitted photo/Brian Morris

Thevenot, Team Silvernagle excited for Tournament of Hearts

By Roger White
January 1, 2018 - 10:00am Updated: January 1, 2018 - 3:04pm

It would be an understatement to say that Prince Albert’s Kara Thevenot and the rest of Team Silvernagle feel as if they have unfinished business to take care of this week’s at the Viterra’s Scotties Tournament of Hearts Provincial Curling Championships which begin tomorrow at the Northern Lights

North Battleford's Robyn Silvernagle looks to capture her first provincial curling title at the Viterra Tournament of Hearts opens tomorrow in Melfort.
North Battleford's Robyn Silvernagle looks to capture her first provincial curling title at the Viterra Tournament of Hearts opens tomorrow in Melfort. submitted photo/Brian Morris

'We're ready' : Silvernagle confident heading into provincials

By Roger White
January 1, 2018 - 9:24am

With just two words North Battleford’s Robyn Silvernagle summed up her emotions as she and her team get set to make another long run at the Viterra Scotties Tournament of Hearts Provincial Curling Championships.

The Mintos moved into third place overall in the SMAAAHL with a 7-3 win over the Battlefords Stars on Tuesday in North Battleford.
The Mintos moved into third place overall in the SMAAAHL with a 7-3 win over the Battlefords Stars on Tuesday in North Battleford. file photo/paNOW Staff

Lamotte, Ozar lead Mintos over Battlefords

By Roger White
December 20, 2017 - 10:00am

Forward Austin Lamotte recorded his second consecutive three-point game with a pair of goals (9,10) and an assist as the Prince Albert Mintos defeated the Battlefords Stars 7-3 Tuesday in Midget AAA hockey action at the North Battleford Civic Centre.

SWDC candidate Trevor Scherman believes co-operation and investing in research are keys to long term viability to the agriculture industry.
SWDC candidate Trevor Scherman believes co-operation and investing in research are keys to long term viability to the agriculture industry. submitted photo/Twitter

Local farmer believes wheat commission needs new direction

By Roger White
November 17, 2017 - 1:41pm

The agriculture industry is facing many changes in the years to come and one candidate for the upcoming Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission (SWDC) Board of Directors elections feels it’s time the elected officials that provide governance for the commission followed suit.

Rodney Martin Janvier appeared in court in La Loche on Friday after being charged with manslaughter in the death of a 41-year-old mam from Clearwater River Dene Nation on August 10.
Rodney Martin Janvier appeared in court in La Loche on Friday after being charged with manslaughter in the death of a 41-year-old mam from Clearwater River Dene Nation on August 10. file photo/paNOW staff

Clearwater River Dene Nation man charged with manslaughter

By Roger White
October 13, 2017 - 1:00pm

A 29-year-old man from Clearwater River Dene Nation made a court appearance in La Loche Provincial Court on Friday morning charged with manslaughter following his arrest on Thursday.

Team Silvernagle has made it to two consecutive quarter-finals despite limited practices because of lack of ice availability. (Left to right) Dayna Demers (Meadow Lake) Kara Thevenot (Prince Albert), Jolene Campbell (Regina) and Robyn Silvernagle (North Battleford)
Team Silvernagle has made it to two consecutive quarter-finals despite limited practices because of lack of ice availability. (Left to right) Dayna Demers (Meadow Lake) Kara Thevenot (Prince Albert), Jolene Campbell (Regina) and Robyn Silvernagle (North Battleford) Dayna Demers/Facebook

Silvernagle rink showing improvements with every event

By Roger White
September 25, 2017 - 8:00am Updated: September 25, 2017 - 4:02pm

If you had of told any member of Robyn Silvernagle’s rink they would have made it to two consecutive quarter-finals in the only two events they entered this season, they would have gladly taken it.

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