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Mayor Ryan Bater (right) presents the Big Brothers Big Sisters program co-ordinator Renee Sperling with a certificate proclaiming today's date as Big Brothers Big Sisters Day.
Mayor Ryan Bater (right) presents the Big Brothers Big Sisters program co-ordinator Renee Sperling with a certificate proclaiming today's date as Big Brothers Big Sisters Day. Roger White/battlefordsNOW Staff

Big Brothers Big Sisters honoured with special day in N.B.

By Roger White
September 18, 2017 - 2:00pm

With one stroke of Mayor Ryan Bater’s pen it became officially Big Brothers Big Sisters Day (BBBS) in the City of North Battleford.

Meota Terry Fox Run organizer Karl Caslor at the start of Sunday's event.
Meota Terry Fox Run organizer Karl Caslor at the start of Sunday's event. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Meota Terry Fox Run appreciates small showing

By Angela Brown
September 18, 2017 - 11:23am Updated: September 18, 2017 - 12:28pm

A small but dedicated group of supporters laced up for Meota's annual Terry Fox Run.

Roughly 20 people attended the event slightly less than last year's count of 35. Karl Caslor who organized the event with his wife Irene was pleased with the support, nonetheless.

Cameron Mushanski, 6, was killed in a dog attack in Riceton, Sask., on Sept. 13, 2017.
Cameron Mushanski, 6, was killed in a dog attack in Riceton, Sask., on Sept. 13, 2017. submitted photo/GoFundMe

Grandma ‘completely devastated’ to find grandson after dog attack

By Lauren Golosky/CJME News Staff
September 15, 2017 - 11:22am

Lori Mushanski knew something was wrong the minute she pulled into her driveway after work Wednesday.

Her grandson Cameron, who she affectionately referred to as Cammie, didn’t come running to greet her like he normally did.

Top row, left to right: Keith Anderson, Conor Jensen, Sunil Sahota, Cody Spagrud, Taryn Kotchorek, Layne Young, Ryan Rothenburger, Tre Doyon, Connor McIntosh, MacGregor Sinclair, Troy Gerein, Levi Kleiboer, Connor Manegre, Blake Fennig, Owen Lamb, Josh Sielsky. Front row, left to right: Anthony Cuglietta, Matthew Fletcher, Matthias Urbanski, Dakota Huebner, Elijah Loon-Stewardson, Dayden Dvernichuk, Kolby Matthews, Jacob Tibbatts.
Top row, left to right: Keith Anderson, Conor Jensen, Sunil Sahota, Cody Spagrud, Taryn Kotchorek, Layne Young, Ryan Rothenburger, Tre Doyon, Connor McIntosh, MacGregor Sinclair, Troy Gerein, Levi Kleiboer, Connor Manegre, Blake Fennig, Owen Lamb, Josh Sielsky. Front row, left to right: Anthony Cuglietta, Matthew Fletcher, Matthias Urbanski, Dakota Huebner, Elijah Loon-Stewardson, Dayden Dvernichuk, Kolby Matthews, Jacob Tibbatts. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars name roster at annual kick-off breakfast

By Nathan Kanter
September 14, 2017 - 12:00pm

With the official start to the 2017-18 Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League season now just one day away, the Battlefords North Stars officially unveiled their roster for the season on Thursday morning at the team's annual kick-off breakfast.

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