North Battleford News

Police looking for one man in North Battleford after an attempted armed robbery May 27, 2017.

RCMP seek man in North Battleford attempted armed robbery

By 650 CKOM May 29, 2017 - 9:17pm Updated: May 29, 2017 - 9:30pm

An attempted armed robbery at a North Battleford business Saturday has RCMP looking for one man.

According to police, around 1 p.m. the man, believed to be in his late...

RCMP are looking for four suspects after an aggravated assault at a North Battleford home April 3, 2017.

RCMP seek 4 suspects in North Battleford incident

By 650 CKOM April 4, 2017 - 9:26pm Updated: April 4, 2017 - 9:30pm

A terrifying incident for two people inside a North Battleford home Monday night.

RCMP were called to a residence on Panton Avenue around 8:45 p.m. for a complaint about...

Joey LeBlanc, 34, from Saskatoon faces numerous charges in relation to an incident on Sweetgrass First Nation in the early hours of March 30, 2017.

Saskatoon man wanted by RCMP considered dangerous

By 650 CKOM March 30, 2017 - 4:53pm Updated: March 30, 2017 - 5:00pm

RCMP are asking people to report any information on a 34-year-old Saskatoon man wanted for numoerous charges.

Police reported that a man and two other masked people...

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 - 11:42am Updated: March 10, 2017 - 11:45am

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 - 6:55am

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

Sundance Stacey Mentuck

2 young offenders escape from youth centre in North Battleford

By 980 CJME September 10, 2016 - 6:39am Updated: September 10, 2016 - 10:13am

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

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

Water pipeline to Prince Albert

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

By Sarah Mills August 25, 2016 - 2:43pm Updated: August 25, 2016 - 2:59pm

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 are on temporary water supply since...

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

Testing of water and clean up of oil continue on the north Saskatchewan river

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

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 to get water to those affected by Husky spill continuing

By 980 CJME July 30, 2016 - 1:54pm Updated: July 30, 2016 - 2:38pm

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 - 11:42am

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 - 6:36am

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

Work ongoing to contain pipeline spill

By Michael Joel-Hansen July 23, 2016 - 2:18pm Updated: July 24, 2016 - 2:52pm

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

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