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Location of North Battleford, Saskatchewan

North Battleford is a small city in west central Saskatchewan, Canada. It is located directly across the North Saskatchewan River from the town of Battleford. Together, the two communities are known as The Battlefords. Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (379x655, 24 KB) Location of North Battleford, Saskatchewan File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): North Battleford, Saskatchewan ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (379x655, 24 KB) Location of North Battleford, Saskatchewan File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): North Battleford, Saskatchewan ... Motto: Multis E Gentibus Vires (Latin: From many peoples, strength) Official languages English Flower Western Red Lily Tree Paper Birch Bird Sharp-tailed Grouse Capital Regina Largest city Saskatoon Lieutenant-Governor Gordon Barnhart Premier Lorne Calvert (NDP) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 14 6 Area Total  - Land  - Water  (% of... The North Saskatchewan River is a glacier-fed river flowing east from the Canadian Rockies to Lake Winnipeg. ... Battleford is a town located just across the river from North Battleford, Saskatchewan. ...


In 2001 a problem with the city's water system led to the infection of approximately 2000 people with Cryptosporidiosis; a lawsuit for several million dollars went through in 2003. Cryptosporidiosis is a parasitic disease affecting the intestines of mammals that is caused by Cryptosporidium, a protozoan parasite in the phylum Apicomplexa. ...


Famous people from North Battleford include, politicians Lloyd Axworthy, Eiling Kramer and Lillian Dyck, Herbert Sparrow author Alistair MacLeod, painter Allan Sapp, actress Natalie Krill, hockey coaches Dave King & Bob Francis and American football player Rueben Mayes. The Honourable Lloyd Norman Axworthy, PC , OC , OM, Ph. ... Eiling Kramer (1914 -1999) MLA, was an auctioneer and rancher in Saskatchewan, Canada. ... The Honourable Lillian Eva Quan Dyck, BA, MSc, PhD (born August 24, 1945 in North Battleford, Saskatchewan) is a Canadian senator from Saskatchewan. ... Herbert Orval Sparrow (born January 4, 1930 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan) is a Canadian politician. ... Cover of Island (2001). ... Dave King, (b. ... Robert Bob Francis (born December 5, 1958 in North Battleford, Saskatchewan, Canada) was a ice hockey head coach of the Phoenix Coyotes from June 1999 to February 2004. ... United States simply as football, is a competitive team sport that is both fast-paced and strategic. ... Rueben Mayes (born 1963), was a Canadian football player. ...


According to the Canada 2001 Census: The Canada 2001 Census was a detailed enumeration of the Canadian population. ...

Population: 13,692 (-2.6% from 1996)
Land area: 33.51 km²
Population density: 408.6 people/km²
Median age: 36.5 (males: 34.9, females: 37.8)
Total private dwellings: 5,976
Mean household income: $34,995

History

North Battleford is the home of one of four branches of the Saskatchewan Western Development Museum. This branch focuses on the agricultural history of Saskatchewan. This branch includes a pioneer village. The Saskatchewan Western Development Museum is a network of four museums in Saskatchewan, Canada preserving and recording the social and economic development of the province. ...


The Latter Rain Movement started here in 1946-48. The Latter Rain was a post-war movement within Pentecostal Christianity which remains controversial to this day. ...



  North: Meadow Lake  
West: Lloydminster North Battleford East: Blaine Lake
  South: Battleford  

Meadow Lake is a town of approximately 6,000 people, located in Saskatchewan, Canada. ... Lloydminster is a Canadian city which has the unusual geographic distinction of straddling a provincial border. ... Blaine Lake is a town in central Saskatchewan, Canada. ... Battleford is a town located just across the river from North Battleford, Saskatchewan. ...

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Census Divisions: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13 - 14 - 15 - 16 - 17 - 18
SARM Divisions: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6
Cities: Estevan - Flin Flon (part) - Humboldt - Lloydminster (part) - Melfort - Melville - Moose Jaw - North Battleford - Prince Albert - Regina - Saskatoon - Swift Current - Weyburn - Yorkton
See also: List of rural municipalities in Saskatchewan, SARM

Coordinates: 52°46′N 108°17′W Image File history File links Flag_of_Saskatchewan. ... Motto: Multis E Gentibus Vires (Latin: From many peoples, strength) Official languages English Flower Western Red Lily Tree Paper Birch Bird Sharp-tailed Grouse Capital Regina Largest city Saskatoon Lieutenant-Governor Gordon Barnhart Premier Lorne Calvert (NDP) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 14 6 Area Total  - Land  - Water  (% of... The province of Saskatchewan, Canada is divided into 18 census divisions according to Statistics Canada. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... 7 Division No. ... 8 Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... The rural municipalities of Saskatchewan, Canada are arranged in divisions within the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities (SARM) in order to elect SARM Directors. ... SARM Division No. ... SARM Division No. ... SARM Division No. ... SARM Division No. ... SARM Division No. ... SARM Division No. ... Communities of the Province of Saskatchewan, Canada See also: list of rural municipalities in Saskatchewan, list of Indian reserves in Saskatchewan C - City H - Hamlet NH - Northern hamlet NV - Northern village RV - Resort village T - Town V - Village U - Unincorporated Contents: Top - 0–9 A B C D E F... Location of Estevan, Saskatchewan Estevan is the eighth-largest city in Saskatchewan, Canada. ... Flin Flon, Manitoba (pop. ... Location of Humboldt, Saskatchewan Humboldt is a small Saskatchewan city located 113 km east of Saskatoon. ... Lloydminster is a Canadian city which has the unusual geographic distinction of straddling a provincial border. ... Melfort is a small Canadian city in Saskatchewan, approximately 95 km (60 mi) southeast of Prince Albert. ... Melville is a small Canadian city located in the east-central portion of Saskatchewan. ... Location of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan Moose Jaw is a city in south-central Saskatchewan, Canada on the Moose Jaw River 71 km west of Regina. ... It has been suggested that Isbisters Settlement be merged into this article or section. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Queen City Motto: Floreat Regina (Let Regina Flourish) Coordinates , Government Country Province District Canada Saskatchewan Assiniboia Established 1882 City Mayor Governing Body MPs MLAs Pat Fiacco Regina City Council Dave Batters Ralph Goodale Tom Lukiwski Andrew Scheer Joanne Crofford Doreen Hamilton Ron Harper Warren McCall Sandra... Saskatoon is a city located in central Saskatchewan, Canada, on the South Saskatchewan River. ... Swift Current is a small city in Southwest Saskatchewan. ... Weyburn is a city in southeastern Saskatchewan, Canada. ... Yorkton is a city in the south-east of Saskatchewan, Canada, near the Manitoba border. ... This is a list of rural municipalities in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan // A Aberdeen No. ... The Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities, often abbreviated as SARM, is an independent association that is responsible for representing the governments of the many rural municipalities in Saskatchewan. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...


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North Battleford, Saskatchewan: Information from Answers.com (328 words)
North Battleford is a small city in west central Saskatchewan, Canada.
It is located directly across the North Saskatchewan River from the town of Battleford.
North Battleford is the home of one of four branches of the Saskatchewan Western Development Museum.
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