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The North Stars will look to wrap up the final game of their parent and billet parent trip on a high note at home against the Red Wings tonight.
The North Stars will look to wrap up the final game of their parent and billet parent trip on a high note at home against the Red Wings tonight. Martin Martinson/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars prepare for takeoff against Red Wings

By Martin Martinson
November 18, 2018 - 2:00pm

The Battlefords North Stars are back in action tonight, their third straight this weekend, as they wrap up a six-game homestand against the Weyburn Red Wings at the Civic Centre.

The North Stars are 2-2-1 over their recent homestretch, looking for their second win of the weekend.

North Stars’ forward, Braydon Buziak picked up an assist and was a threat offensively all night long for the home side.
North Stars’ forward, Braydon Buziak picked up an assist and was a threat offensively all night long for the home side. Martin Martinson/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars fall just short against Bombers

By Martin Martinson
November 18, 2018 - 12:07am Updated: November 18, 2018 - 11:35am

The Battlefords North Stars fell 5-4 to the Flin Flon Bombers Saturday night in a battle that went right down to the wire for the second straight night.

Stars’ center, Brett Gammer, pictured here, taking the face off opposite Alec Cokley of the Flin Flon Bombers, in what was a heated first matchup of the two teams’ season-series Friday night.
Stars’ center, Brett Gammer, pictured here, taking the face off opposite Alec Cokley of the Flin Flon Bombers, in what was a heated first matchup of the two teams’ season-series Friday night. Martin Martinson/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars clash with Bombers again tonight

By Martin Martinson
November 17, 2018 - 1:06pm

The Battlefords North Stars are coming off a big 3-1 win over the Flin Flon Bombers Friday night at the Civic Centre.

Tonight, the black and silver will again play the Bombers, for the second of three games for the team this weekend.

The Battlefords North Stars took the first matchup of their season-series with the Flin Flon Bombers, limiting the league’s best offense to just a single goal in the victory.
The Battlefords North Stars took the first matchup of their season-series with the Flin Flon Bombers, limiting the league’s best offense to just a single goal in the victory. Martin Martinson/battlefordsNOW staff

Stars open weekend with a bang against Bombers

By Martin Martinson
November 16, 2018 - 11:10pm Updated: November 17, 2018 - 12:38pm

The Battlefords North Stars defeated the Flin Flon Bombers 3-1 Friday night to kick off their three-game in three-nights homestand on a positive note.

North Stars’ #12, Matthias Urbanski, co-leads the Stars in scoring with 26 points through his first 23 games.
North Stars’ #12, Matthias Urbanski, co-leads the Stars in scoring with 26 points through his first 23 games. Martin Martinson/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars aim to disarm Bomber's offence

By Martin Martinson
November 16, 2018 - 2:00pm

The Battlefords North Stars are back in action tonight, hoping to return to the winning track as they open a jam-packed weekend that will see the team play three games in three nights at the NB Civic Centre, starting with back-to-back bouts with the Flin Flon Bombers.

The Senior Girls Vikings from NBCHS have proven to be a force to be reckoned with, coming off another tournament win last weekend at Regionals.
The Senior Girls Vikings from NBCHS have proven to be a force to be reckoned with, coming off another tournament win last weekend at Regionals. Submitted photo/Stephen Neufeld

NBCHS Senior Girls Vikings charge into provincials

By Martin Martinson
November 15, 2018 - 6:10pm Updated: November 16, 2018 - 10:13am

The North Battleford Central High School (NBCHS) Vikings Senior Girls volleyball team are coming off a win at the 5A Girls Regionals last weekend and are now off to provincials this weekend, aiming for continued success.

The Battlefords AAA Stars celebrated their third straight win Wednesday night against the Saskatoon Blazers, taking home the 3-2 victory.
The Battlefords AAA Stars celebrated their third straight win Wednesday night against the Saskatoon Blazers, taking home the 3-2 victory. submitted photo/Byron Hildebrand Photography

AAA Stars outshine Blazers

By Martin Martinson
November 15, 2018 - 12:26pm Updated: November 15, 2018 - 1:11pm

The Battlefords AAA Stars are coming off a big 3-2 victory Wednesday night over the Saskatoon Blazers.

The win marked the Battlefords’ third straight, with the club outscoring their opposition by a 12-6 margin over the streak.

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