Island biathlete selected for Canada Winter Games

PRINCE GEORGE, BC––Sixteen-year-old biathlete Mackenzie Turner of Ice Lake will be travelling with Team Ontario to compete in the 2015 Canada Winter Games in...

Friday win bolsters Mustangs to third place in league

Lockerby Vikings vandalize door over reffing call LITTLE CURRENT—A Friday night home game in Little Current ended with a win for the Mustangs over the...

Local couple making waves with the international pickleball set

LITTLE CURRENT—Bud and Pierette Hebner of Little Current are no strangers to competitive amateur sport, in their earlier years the couple rose high in...

Top ranked Mustangs play this Friday in Little Current

MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Secondary School Mustang boys’ hockey team is off to a good start in 2015 with one win, over first place Notre Dame,...

M’Chigeeng youths benefit from RBC Learn to Play funding

M’CHIGEENG—Residents of M’Chigeeng were elated recently when Kim Cooper, RBC Espanola’s Branch Manager, arrived in the community bearing a cheque for $5,000 for the...

Team Canada East team plays hard but loses Junior A Hockey Challenge

KINDERSLEY, SASK.—Team Canada East, led by captain Michael Laidley of Little Current, played hard and left it all on the ice last week at...

Islanders fair well at 2014 Ontario Provincial Jiu-Jitsu Championships

BARRIE—Islanders Anya Wright and Given Cortes brought home bronze and silver, respectively, in Brazilian jiu-jitsu at the 2014 Ontario Provincial Jiu-Jitsu Championships held recently...

Wasse-Abin badminton players bring home hardware

ELLIOT LAKE—This past weekend, eight Wasse-Abin High School badminton players took part in the Elliot Lake Badminton Tournament, playing well in all three categories...

A tribute to the best of men: Jean Marc Beliveau 1931-2014

by Larry LeblancWe were all 14-years-old. We were all fanatic hockey fans whether it be ice pond, the lake or the flashy ice of...

Espanola Rivermen manage to get split in weekend series with Michigan Rhinos

KALKASKA, MI—The Espanola Rivermen were able to secure a close 3-2 against the Kalkaska Rhinos on Sunday in Canadian International Hockey League action.Espanola was...

Future is bright for Mustang girls’ hockey

M’CHIGEENG—While the Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS) Mustang girls’ hockey squad may not have had the outcome they hoped for in their match-up against Sudbury’s...

Wikwemikong youth inspired through PLAY program

WIKWEMIKONG—Youth from Wikwemikong, Aundeck Omni Kaning, Whitefish River and Sheshegwaning First Nation had the opportunity to rub elbows and learn from Olympic hockey player...


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