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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.  

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.

Battlefords-Lloydminster MP Rosemarie Falk and colleagues met with members of Colton Boushie's family on Wednesday in Ottawa to discuss their concerns surrounding the Gerald Stanley not guilty verdict.
Battlefords-Lloydminster MP Rosemarie Falk and colleagues met with members of Colton Boushie's family on Wednesday in Ottawa to discuss their concerns surrounding the Gerald Stanley not guilty verdict. rosemarie falk/Facebook

'Racist and hateful dialogue will only create division': MP Falk

By Roger White
February 15, 2018 - 10:00am

Battlefords-Lloydminster MP Rosemarie Falk is calling for patience and understanding in the wake of Friday's not guilty verdict of Gerald Stanley in the shooting death of Colton Boushie in Aug. of 2016.

Members of the 2018 Sask Winter Games committee thank Janice Sander, Property Manager of Frontier Centre- Terracap Management, and Tina Skinner, VP of Operations, Terracap Management Inc. for their donation of $10,000 towards the upcoming games.
Members of the 2018 Sask Winter Games committee thank Janice Sander, Property Manager of Frontier Centre- Terracap Management, and Tina Skinner, VP of Operations, Terracap Management Inc. for their donation of $10,000 towards the upcoming games. submitted photo/Nicole Clow

Frontier Centre shows support for Winter Games

By Roger White
February 14, 2018 - 2:00pm

As the 2018 Saskatchewan Winter Games in the Battlefords draws closer, the list of sponsors continues to grow to ensure this is the biggest and best winter games in its history.

A gender-neutral or single stall bathroom similar to this is being created at the North Battleford Comprehensive High School so that the LGBTQ students can feel safe, comfortable and inclusive with a facility of their own.
A gender-neutral or single stall bathroom similar to this is being created at the North Battleford Comprehensive High School so that the LGBTQ students can feel safe, comfortable and inclusive with a facility of their own. file photo/ Canadian Press

Comp. High School installing gender-neutral bathroom

By Roger White
February 13, 2018 - 5:00pm

To some it will look like a single stall bathroom, but for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) students at North Battleford Comprehensive School it will be much more.

North Stars head coach Brandon Heck all smiles after four consecutive wins last week. The victories moved the Stars back into the Canadian Junior "A" Hockey League's top 20 Power Rankings
North Stars head coach Brandon Heck all smiles after four consecutive wins last week. The victories moved the Stars back into the Canadian Junior "A" Hockey League's top 20 Power Rankings file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

North Stars move back into top-10; Hawks third overall in top-20

By Roger White
February 13, 2018 - 10:00am

After posting four wins last week and giving up only three goals, the Battlefords North Stars have once again climbed into the top-10 of the Canadian Junior Hockey League power rankings.

Maymont Settlers forward Kyle Fiddler is congratulated by teammates following a goal against Meota. The Settlers lead the Combines 2-1 in the best of five first round playoff series.
Maymont Settlers forward Kyle Fiddler is congratulated by teammates following a goal against Meota. The Settlers lead the Combines 2-1 in the best of five first round playoff series. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Combines on the brink of elimination

By Roger White
February 12, 2018 - 11:36am Updated: February 12, 2018 - 12:19pm

To say hopes were high for the Meota Combines entering the Saskatchewan Prairie Hockey League (SPHL) playoffs last week would certainly be an understatement.

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