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RCMP are reminding the public about the laws surrounding ATV use on public land and roads.
RCMP are reminding the public about the laws surrounding ATV use on public land and roads. submitted/RCMP

RCMP lay out laws for ATV use on public land

By battlefordsNOW Staff
October 20, 2018 - 10:00am

Cumberland House RCMP are advising the public about the do’s and don’ts of riding an ATV on public land.

In a media release they reminded operators they must be 16 years of age and hold a valid driver's licence.

There is an exception according to the RCMP statement.

The Battlefords North Stars are 6-1-1 in their last eight games played. A big reason for the team’s success has been the play of the Stars’ top line, led by MacGregor Sinclair, whose 17 points this season lead the club.
The Battlefords North Stars are 6-1-1 in their last eight games played. A big reason for the team’s success has been the play of the Stars’ top line, led by MacGregor Sinclair, whose 17 points this season lead the club. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

North Stars aim to send Ice Wolves home hungry

By Martin Martinson
October 19, 2018 - 2:00pm

The Battlefords North Stars are coming off a big 4-0 win over the La Ronge Ice Wolves that saw goaltender Joel Grzybowski collect his first shutout of the season, and get the team back into the win column.

The John Paul II Junior Girls volleyball team, pictured here, are all smiles after taking home the gold in last weekend’s tournament in Unity.
The John Paul II Junior Girls volleyball team, pictured here, are all smiles after taking home the gold in last weekend’s tournament in Unity. submitted photo/Bruce Yockey

J.P. II Junior Girls take gold; hope for continued success

By Martin Martinson
October 18, 2018 - 4:51pm

The John Paul II Junior Girls’ volleyball team captured their second tournament title of the season last weekend, winning five of six total sets to finish first in their pool.

Questions still remain, but Jimmy's Cannabis Shop in Battleford is ready to take on the industry.
Questions still remain, but Jimmy's Cannabis Shop in Battleford is ready to take on the industry. Brady Lang/battlefordsNOW Staff

Local retailer knows there are questions on cannabis, but remains optimistic

By Brady Lang
October 18, 2018 - 2:00pm Updated: October 18, 2018 - 8:18pm

With day one of legal cannabis a part of history, it’s time to start looking toward the future when it comes to the industry.

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