Provincial Politics

Rob Clarke announced his candidacy at an event in Saskatoon Nov. 15
Rob Clarke announced his candidacy at an event in Saskatoon Nov. 15 Bryn Levy/CKOM News Staff

Rob Clarke withdraws from SaskParty leadership race

By Brandon Graziano
December 13, 2017 - 12:20pm

Rob Clarke has dropped-out of the running for the SaskParty leadership.

The late incoming candidate is now also the first to leave before party membership votes in January. Clarke said he will now put his support behind Ken Cheveldayoff.

According to North Battleford Mayor, Ryan Bater, council hasn't discussed the potential of Uber operating in the city and won't entertain the idea until either the company expresses interest in N.B. or the community expresses interest in wanting the service.
According to North Battleford Mayor, Ryan Bater, council hasn't discussed the potential of Uber operating in the city and won't entertain the idea until either the company expresses interest in N.B. or the community expresses interest in wanting the service. file photo/CJME Staff

No plans for Uber in North Battleford yet

By Greg Higgins
December 8, 2017 - 5:00pm

The Uber ride-sharing service has been approved to establish itself in the province, but hasn’t set its sites on the Battlefords yet and the city says it is a bridge it will cross when they get to it.

Saskatchewan Party leadership race candidate Rob Clarke believes in a "visible policing" approach to crime prevention.
Saskatchewan Party leadership race candidate Rob Clarke believes in a "visible policing" approach to crime prevention. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Sask Party leadership candidate Clarke promotes preventative policing, boosting economy

By Angela Brown
December 7, 2017 - 11:57am

Rob Clarke believes in a more interactive strategy when it comes to crime prevention in the province, but improving the economy is also high on his priority list.

The Saskatchewan Party leadership hopeful is the sixth candidate vying for the title.

North Battleford Mayor, Ryan Bater, appreciates the seven RCMP officers supplied by Saskatchewan, but feels more positions should be provided by the province to combat the crime issues.
North Battleford Mayor, Ryan Bater, appreciates the seven RCMP officers supplied by Saskatchewan, but feels more positions should be provided by the province to combat the crime issues. Greg Higgins/battlefordsNOW

Mayor: provincial, federal help needed to conquer crime in N.B.

By Greg Higgins
December 1, 2017 - 5:00pm

According to North Battleford Mayor Ryan Bater, the city needs provincial and federal help in order to truly overcome the crime problem in the city.

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