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Team Silvernagle (l to r) Dayna Demers, Kara Thevenot, coach Gerald Shympko, Jolene Campbell and Robyn Silvernagle get set for action today at the Canad Inn Curling Classic in POrtage la Prairie Manitoba.
Team Silvernagle (l to r) Dayna Demers, Kara Thevenot, coach Gerald Shympko, Jolene Campbell and Robyn Silvernagle get set for action today at the Canad Inn Curling Classic in POrtage la Prairie Manitoba. Facebook/Team Silvernagle

Twin Rivers rink looking for better fortunes today in Manitoba

By Roger White
October 21, 2017 - 10:27am

It's back on the pebbled ice for North Battleford's Robyn Silvernagle rink Saturday as day two of competition at the Canad Inns Women's Classic gets underway in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba.

Team Silvernagle opened the Canad Inns Women's Curling Classic with a 7-3 over Julie Tippin of Ontario.
Team Silvernagle opened the Canad Inns Women's Curling Classic with a 7-3 over Julie Tippin of Ontario. submitted photo/Kara Thevenot

Silvernagle opens Canad Inns with victory

By Roger White
October 20, 2017 - 2:18pm

A steal of two in the seventh end blew open a close game and helped the Robyn Silvernagle rink open up this weekend’s Canad Inns Women’s Curling Classic in Portage la Prairie on a winning note.

The Silvernagle rink defeated Julie Tippin of Woodstock Ontario 7-3 in this morning’s draw.

Red Pheasant Chief Clinton Wuttunee said his community was very fortunate following a prairie fire on Tuesday night.
Red Pheasant Chief Clinton Wuttunee said his community was very fortunate following a prairie fire on Tuesday night. Facebook/Clinton Wuttunee

Red Pheasant First Nation narrowly escapes fire disaster

By Roger White
October 18, 2017 - 2:46pm

There were some anxious moments at the Red Pheasant First Nation on Tuesday as a prairie fire backed by hurricane force winds raced towards the community. Luckily for the community of nearly 600, Mother Nature intervened and there were no injuries or property damage.

Ruth Bitner on one of her many travels in Hazlet Sk. viewing a truck mural.
Ruth Bitner on one of her many travels in Hazlet Sk. viewing a truck mural. submitted photo/Leslee Newman

Seeing Saskatchewan one community at a time

By Roger White
October 17, 2017 - 2:00pm

What began as a personal project to celebrate Saskatchewan’s anniversary quickly culminated into something much bigger for Ruth Bitner of Dalmeny – a project that would take her 12 years and thousands of kilometres on the province's backroads and highways to complete.

RCMP conducted two search warrants and confiscated drugs, weapons and cash following the searches of two residences last Friday in North Battleford.
RCMP conducted two search warrants and confiscated drugs, weapons and cash following the searches of two residences last Friday in North Battleford. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Two raids net RCMP drugs and weapons

By Roger White
October 17, 2017 - 8:42am

Friday the 13th proved unlucky for several people in North Battleford last week following a pair of search warrants.

In total nine people were arrested while weapons, drugs and cash were confiscated by Battlefords RCMP.

Donna Challis, the Battlefords Community Players executive producer is excited for the new season for the Battlefords Community Players as the theatre troupe presents The Adventures of the Black Girl in Her Search for God beginning Tuesday Oct. 17 at the BCP club house.
Donna Challis, the Battlefords Community Players executive producer is excited for the new season for the Battlefords Community Players as the theatre troupe presents The Adventures of the Black Girl in Her Search for God beginning Tuesday Oct. 17 at the BCP club house. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

New season begins for Battlefords Community Players

By Roger White
October 16, 2017 - 2:00pm Updated: October 16, 2017 - 2:54pm

It has often been said that many actors of both stage and screen spend their entire career searching for that one defining role that is the “right fit” or is “personal” to the performer.

Model Kat proudly displaying her 2018 Rockette panel at the official launch on Friday night .
Model Kat proudly displaying her 2018 Rockette panel at the official launch on Friday night . Roger White/battlefordsNOW Staff

Rockette calendar launch a huge success

By Roger White
October 14, 2017 - 11:12am Updated: October 16, 2017 - 8:56am

It was standing room only at Bennigan’s on Friday night for the official launch of the 2018 Rockette calendar and from all accounts, this year’s edition “Hometown Hotness” may just be the most successful yet.

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