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Firefighters were on the scene of a blaze at the city's waste management facility near Wearing Rd. Friday morning. The landfill was closed to the public in the morning but was set to reopen at 12 p.m. after the fire was put out.
Firefighters were on the scene of a blaze at the city's waste management facility near Wearing Rd. Friday morning. The landfill was closed to the public in the morning but was set to reopen at 12 p.m. after the fire was put out. Submitted photo/Susanne Abe

Firefighters tackle blaze at city landfill Friday morning

By Angela Brown
April 20, 2018 - 12:00pm

North Battleford firefighters battled a blaze at the city's waste management facility near Wearing Rd. Friday morning.

Former North Battleford resident Karson Evanovich, who now resides in Nipawin, was among the many who was on hand to comfort the families of the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.
Former North Battleford resident Karson Evanovich, who now resides in Nipawin, was among the many who was on hand to comfort the families of the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Former Battleford resident provided comfort during Humboldt tragedy aftermath

By Roger White
April 16, 2018 - 5:00pm

When Karson, Ryane and baby Jasper Evanovich moved to Nipawin from North Battleford in March to begin their new lives with the Nipawin Apostolic Church, it was both exciting and scary for the young couple.

Wilkie resident Helen Urlacher displays a "Broncos Strong" sign ahead of this Friday night's vigil, being held in the community to show solidarity with Humboldt.
Wilkie resident Helen Urlacher displays a "Broncos Strong" sign ahead of this Friday night's vigil, being held in the community to show solidarity with Humboldt. Roger White/battlefordsNOW staff

Wilkie to host vigil for Humboldt

By Roger White
April 12, 2018 - 10:00am

Like many communities around the nation, the Town of Wilkie will soon be showing their support for the City of Humboldt, which is still reeling from the tragic bus accident that claimed the lives of 16 members of their Junior A Broncos organization last Friday.

Nicholas Shumlanski said he’s still struggling to come to grips with the tragedy, but expressed his thanks for the huge amount of support.
Nicholas Shumlanski said he’s still struggling to come to grips with the tragedy, but expressed his thanks for the huge amount of support. Humboldt Broncos

Humboldt Bronco Shumlanski makes statement after release from hospital

By battlefordsNOW Staff
April 9, 2018 - 2:00pm

The first member of the Humboldt Broncos organization to be released from hospital following a bus accident which left 15 dead Friday has issued a public statement.

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