Saskatchewan NDP Leader Ryan Meili and Saskatoon Fairview MLA Vicki Mowat visited North Battleford Aug. 14. Meili who is touring the province said he would like to see improved ER and surgery wait times overall in Saskatchewan.File photo/battlefordsNOW Staff
Tim Barnhart, of the National Indigenous Medical Cannabis Association, and Peter Cardinal, of the Cousins Group of Companies, greet one another at the conference Thursday.Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff
Members of many First Nations attended a conference in North Battleford Thursday to find out more about the benefits of getting involved in niche markets such as medical marijuana production and how it could create more economic opportunites for Indigenous people
August 15, 2018 - 2:56pmUpdated: August 15, 2018 - 4:22pm
A young man from northern Saskatchewan has been sentenced to jail time in a federal penitentiary in a case that gripped the community of Prince Albert and changed the lives of a little girl and her family.