North Battleford News

North Battlefords' Andrew Albers is one of the pitchers suiting up for Team Canada in this year's World Baseball Classic.

'I've been very blessed': North Battleford's Andrew Albers suits up for Team Canada at WBC

By Chris Carr March 10, 2017 - 11:35am Updated: March 10, 2017 - 11:42am

A pitcher from Saskatchewan continues to live his dream.   Andrew Albers, a native of North Battleford, is one of the pitchers playing for Team Canada in this year's World...

Shaniel Littlewolfe, 14, left an escorted outing in North Battleford Jan. 8, 2017 because of her age RCMP are concerned for her well-being.

RCMP looking for missing 14-year-old girl

By 650 CKOM January 15, 2017 - 5:33am Updated: January 16, 2017 - 6:54am

14-year-old Shaniel Littlewolfe was reported to have been found safe on Sunday evening and was returned to her caregiver.

Sundance Stacey Mentuck is one of two young offenders reported to have escaped from the North Battleford Youth Centre on Sept. 9.

Two young offenders escape from youth centre in North Battleford

By 980 CJME September 10, 2016 - 6:43am Updated: September 10, 2016 - 9:33am

While on outside exercise at the North Battleford Youth Centre, two young offenders escaped on Friday, September 9.

North Battleford RCMP attended the scene around 6:30...

Water pipeline to Prince Albert.

People of Prince Albert, North Battleford still waiting for regular water supply

By Sarah Mills August 25, 2016 - 2:59pm Updated: August 26, 2016 - 7:21am

The people of Prince Albert and North Battleford will have to wait a little longer to see when regular water will flow again.   Both cities have been on temporary water supply...

Crews working to clean up the oil spill on the North Saskatchewan River.

Water tests, oil clean up continue on North Saskatchewan River

By Sarah Mills August 4, 2016 - 2:30pm Updated: August 4, 2016 - 2:59pm

Water samples are still be collected from the North Saskatchewan River as the shoreline clean-up from the oil spill continues.   So far six kilometres of shoreline has been...

Crews are working to clean up the oil spill on the north Saskatchewan river

Efforts continuing to get water to those affected by Husky spill

By 980 CJME July 30, 2016 - 1:54pm Updated: July 30, 2016 - 2:00pm

Work is continuing on water pipelines to get clean water to communities which have been affected by the Husky oil spill.

The line from the Prince Albert treatment plant...

Teen described as dangerous back in custody after escape

By 980 CJME July 28, 2016 - 11:42am Updated: July 28, 2016 - 11:45am

After almost a week on the run, a teen who escaped from a youth correctional centre is back behind bars.

The teen was on leave with two custody workers from the North...

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall

Wall frustrated over oil spill, won't tour affected areas yet

By Sarah Mills July 27, 2016 - 1:31pm Updated: July 28, 2016 - 6:37am

A frustrated Premier is speaking out a day before he tours the areas impacted by the oil spill in the north Saskatchewan river.   It comes as Husky clarifies what it knew about...

The North Saskatchewan River

Workers continue efforts to contain oil spilled into North Saskatchewan River

By Michael Joel-Hansen July 23, 2016 - 2:18pm Updated: July 27, 2016 - 9:10am

Crews are trying to contain oil which spilled from a Husky Energy pipeline into the North Saskatchewan River on Thursday.

The spill has had a major effect on the City of...

Young offender still on the run

By Sarah Mills July 22, 2016 - 1:23pm Updated: July 28, 2016 - 12:03pm

A young offender remains at large following his escape Thursday from the North Battleford Youth Centre.

His age and previous convictions can't be released at this time,...

RCMP are investigating after finding human remains in a burning vehicle found off Highway 4 near North Battleford.

Human remains found inside burning car near North Battleford

By battlefordsNOW staff June 20, 2016 - 12:25pm Updated: June 20, 2016 - 4:11pm

RCMP are working on identifying remains found inside a burning vehicle on Highway 4 Friday afternoon.

A four-door blue Hyundai Elantra was fully engulfed in flames when...

The kids of Barb McNaughton’s Grade 3 class at Notre Dame Catholic School.

North Battleford children collecting toys to help Fort McMurray kids be 'happy again'

By Geoff Smith May 11, 2016 - 9:49am Updated: May 11, 2016 - 10:00am

As relief agencies work to provide for the nearly 90,000 Fort McMurray evacuees, kids of Barb McNaughton’s Grade 3 class at Notre Dame Catholic School in North Battleford felt...