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Battleford

(băt`əlfərd, –fôrd'), town (1991 pop. 4,107), N central Sask., Canada, at the confluence of the Battle and North Saskatchewan rivers. Battleford is one of the oldest towns in the central part of the province. It served as the capital (1876–83) of the Northwest Territories and figured prominently in Riel's Rebellion of 1885.
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The work consists of the provision of labour, equipment and materials for snow removal services at Queen~s Bench Courthouse in North Battleford, Saskatchewan.
Caption: The surrender of Poundmaker to Major-General Frederick Middleton at Battleford, Saskatchewan, on May 26, 1885.
Synopsis: In 1956, pioneering psychedelic researchers Abram Hoffer and Humphry Osmond were invited to join members of the Red Pheasant First Nation near North Battleford, Saskatchewan, to participate in a peyote ceremony hosted by the Native American Church.
After incidents in Walkerton, Ontario, in 2000, North Battleford, Saskatchewan, in 2001, and more recently in the First Nations community of Kashechewan, Ontario, in 2005, improving the safety of drinking water has become a priority in Canada, especially in First Nation communities.
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Jeremy Reynoldson, ARM, Housing Authority Manager, North Battleford Housing Authority, North Battleford, Saskatchewan, Canada
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Applications are also pending for Wal-Mart locations in Moose Jaw and North Battleford, Saskatchewan.
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