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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.

BTEC executive director Mona Leece, left, welcomes guests at BTEC's 50th anniversary celebration, Friday.
BTEC executive director Mona Leece, left, welcomes guests at BTEC's 50th anniversary celebration, Friday. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

BTEC celebrates 50 years

By Angela Brown
October 13, 2017 - 5:00pm

It took a lot of love and money to make Battlefords Trade and Education Centre Inc. (BTEC) the success it is today.

On Friday the community came together to celebrate the organization's 50th anniversary with an open house at its new facility in North Battleford.

Battleford's Fred Light Museum in Battleford will soon have a blacksmith's shop to add to its attractions.
Battleford's Fred Light Museum in Battleford will soon have a blacksmith's shop to add to its attractions. file photo/paNOW Staff

New blacksmith's shop coming to Fred Light Museum

By Angela Brown
September 26, 2017 - 2:00pm

Battleford's Fred Light Museum is seeing some new growth as it constructs a new blacksmith's shop for the local tourist attraction.

Board member Dan Schweitzer said it's good to see the museum continue to stay strong.

(Left to right) Claudette McGuire of the BUH Foundation, Joanne Lewchuk, Sylvia Duhaime,organizers of the Cody Duhaime Memorial Walk, Johann Engelke and Lori Navarro of Prairie North Health Region during a cheque presentation to the Battlefords Mental Health Centre last week.
(Left to right) Claudette McGuire of the BUH Foundation, Joanne Lewchuk, Sylvia Duhaime,organizers of the Cody Duhaime Memorial Walk, Johann Engelke and Lori Navarro of Prairie North Health Region during a cheque presentation to the Battlefords Mental Health Centre last week. Roger White/battlefordsNOW Staff

BMHC patients and staff to decide donation’s use

By Roger White
September 26, 2017 - 8:00am Updated: September 26, 2017 - 8:50am

Emotions were high during a presentation made last week to the board of the Battlefords Mental Health Centre (BHMC) by the organizers of the 1st annual Cody Duhaime Memorial Walk for Suicide Awareness.

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