Battleford-Cut Knife

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52°38′N 109°07′W / 52.633°N 109.117°W / 52.633; -109.117Coordinates: 52°38′N 109°07′W / 52.633°N 109.117°W / 52.633; -109.117

Battleford-Cut Knife was a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan, Canada. This constituency was created by the merging of parts of the Cut Knife-Lloydminster and The Battlefords electoral districts before the 1995 Saskatchewan general election. The Representation Act, 2002 (Saskatchewan) redistributed this riding into the Cut Knife-Turtleford and a revived The Battlefords electoral districts for the 2003 Saskatchewan general election.

Member of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

# MLA Served Party
  1. Sharon Murrell 1995 - 1999 New Democratic Party
  2. Rudi Peters 1999 - 2003 Saskatchewan Party
  3. Wally Lorenz 2003 Saskatchewan Party

Election results[edit]

Saskatchewan General Election 1995: Battleford-Cut Knife
Party Candidate Votes % ±
New Democratic Sharon Murrell 2,961 40.90 -
Liberal Jock MacNell 2,184 30.16 -
  Prog. Conservative Eileen Sword 1,940 26.79 -
     Independent Leona Tootoosis 154 2.12 -
Total 7,239 100.00
Saskatchewan General Election 1999: Battleford-Cut Knife
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Saskatchewan Rudi Peters 3,107 45.77 -
New Democratic Sharon Murrell 2,438 35.92 -4.98
Liberal Gary B. McArthur 1,242 18.29 -11.87
Total 6,787 100.00
March 17, 2003 By-Election: Battleford-Cut Knife
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Saskatchewan Wally Lorenz 2,946 58.45 -
New Democratic Gordon Yarde 1,609 31.93 -
Liberal Larry Ingram 485 9.62 -
Total 5,040 48.92

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