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CBC.ca
'If this happened to my baby I would be very devastated,' says Sask. teen who killed 6-week-old infantThe teen who fatally beat and stabbed six-week-old Nikosis Cantre told a Saskat
CBC.ca / Posted 4 hours ago
The teen who fatally beat and stabbed six-week-old Nikosis Cantre told a Saskatoon courtroom Friday she's "truly sorry" and that "if this happened to my baby, I would be very devastated." The brief statement, which also included an apology... Read more
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Philly.com
Flyers center Sean Couturier's Canada roots formed a balance in hockey and lifeBATHURST, New Brunswick — In this remote mining city pressed between pine fores
Philly.com / Posted 6 hours ago
BATHURST, New Brunswick — In this remote mining city pressed between pine forests and a bay, in a far corner of a province flanked by Quebec and Maine, in a nation bifurcated by culture and language, Sean Couturier absorbed a sense of balance. It’s... Read more
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MLive.com
Snowmobile pioneer to lead crossing of Mackinac Bridge 51 years after landmark journeyST. IGNACE, MI - He's crossed the Mackinac Bridge hundreds of times by truck. A
MLive.com / Posted 15 hours ago
ST. IGNACE, MI - He's crossed the Mackinac Bridge hundreds of times by truck. Aboard a Coast Guard Cutter, he traveled underneath before it was completed. But in December of 1966, he did something few, if any, had ever done before. He crossed the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Plane crash survivors took half an hour to pry open emergency exitArson Fern had a feeling something was wrong when the ATR 42 airplane he and hi
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
Arson Fern had a feeling something was wrong when the ATR 42 airplane he and his family were on starting dipping from side to side. "I yelled in our language, in Dene, I said 'We're gonna crash! The plane's gonna crash!'" His wife, Janey, turned to... Read more
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Havre Daily News
FWP sets meetings on the Hi-Line about chronic wasting diseaseStaff and wire report Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has set meetings in Che
Havre Daily News / Posted yesterday
Staff and wire report Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has set meetings in Chester and Havre next Thursday to talk about chronic wasting disease, as the state also is asking Wyoming to change its policy of feeding elk due to concerns it could... Read more
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CBC.ca
Survivors of plane crash recount near-death experienceSurvivors of the plane crash in northern Saskatchewan are recounting their near
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
Survivors of the plane crash in northern Saskatchewan are recounting their near-death experience and seeking answers about what happened. Twenty-five passengers and three crew members survived the crash and bitter cold; though several of them remain... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Had great success with it': Experts defend safety record of type of plane used in Saskatchewan crashFor some, the ATR aircraft may immediately be linked to the high-profile and de
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
For some, the ATR aircraft may immediately be linked to the high-profile and deadly 1991 crash of American Eagle Flight 4184 near Roselawn, Ind., which killed all 68 people on board. And while investigators try to determine what caused the crash of... Read more
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CBC.ca
First Nations elder not allowed to smudge in her homeA Regina woman says she was shocked and confused when she received a letter fro
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
A Regina woman says she was shocked and confused when she received a letter from her property manager that said smudging was not allowed in her home. The letter, which came last week, states smoking or creating smoke indoors is not allowed on the... Read more
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Missoulian
CWD meetings set for Chester, HavreThe test results mark the seventh incident of CWD discovered in Montana wild de
Missoulian / Posted 2 days ago
The test results mark the seventh incident of CWD discovered in Montana wild deer this fall. The other deer came from south of Billings, where more than 1,000 samples were taken from deer, elk and moose this fall. Until this year, CWD had not been... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Lorna Tollman, longtime educator, dies at 68Lorna Tollman was like a second mom to a lot of people. As an educational assi
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 2 days ago
Lorna Tollman was like a second mom to a lot of people. As an educational assistant for more than 35 years, Tollman worked with special needs students at several schools across the Fort McMurray Public School District. Years after many of her... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Weekend fire displaces three Fort residentsThe Fort fire chief is asking residents to be more mindful when butting out, fo
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
The Fort fire chief is asking residents to be more mindful when butting out, following the latest house fire. Around 8 p.m. on Dec. 10, the Fort Saskatchewan Fire Department deployed 26 firefighters and six trucks to a structure fire on 95A... Read more
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CBC.ca
The plane turned sideways and people screamed: Passenger recalls last moments before Sask. crashWhen a plane went down after taking off from Fond-du-Lac, Sask., on Wednesday,
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
When a plane went down after taking off from Fond-du-Lac, Sask., on Wednesday, 16-year-old passenger Timothy Fern says he was knocked unconscious. When Fern awoke, he was still strapped in his seat, hanging upside down. He said his eyes, nose and... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Council jumps to aid gymnasticsIt’s a flipping Christmas miracle. The Fort Saskatchewan Gymnastics Club will
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
It’s a flipping Christmas miracle. The Fort Saskatchewan Gymnastics Club will receive reprieve with a $33,000 operational grant from city reserves to help with short term facility needs, such as rent, over the next six months and a long term... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Leadership needed for Fort's growthThere’s a lot going on for Fort Saskatchewan nowadays. Considered one of the f
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
There’s a lot going on for Fort Saskatchewan nowadays. Considered one of the fastest growing cities in the country, the Fort has a lot of potential to become a major player. This was put on full display during last week’s Chamber of Commerce... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort contractor criticizes Saskatchewan plate banA Fort contractor says he’s never heard of Alberta banning Saskatchewan plates
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
A Fort contractor says he’s never heard of Alberta banning Saskatchewan plates from construction job sites despite that government’s claims to the contrary. Outgoing Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall offered a parting blow to Alberta when he announced... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Christmas hampers to help hundredsThe need for Christmas food hampers is expected to be great again this holiday
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
The need for Christmas food hampers is expected to be great again this holiday season but the local food bank is ready for the task. This Saturday’s annual Christmas food bank hamper campaign is expected to reach about 160 families. In fact, the... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Checkstops, ORN cuts drunk driving holiday ratesWith booze flowing frequently during Christmas festivities, you would think the
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
With booze flowing frequently during Christmas festivities, you would think the rate of drinking and driving cases would increase for December in the Fort but you would be wrong. Increased police operations and Operation Red Nose are clamping down... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort, Bruderheim get economic boostA provincial grant of $43,000 is going to help take the Fort’s economic develop
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
A provincial grant of $43,000 is going to help take the Fort’s economic development to the next level. The money was presented to Mayor Gale Katchur and the city’s director of economic development Mark Morrissey by NDP MLA for Fort... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fees frozen following pleasIf it’s a freeze that they want, it’s a freeze they will get. For only the sec
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
If it’s a freeze that they want, it’s a freeze they will get. For only the second time during her three terms as mayor, Gale Katchur stepped down from the position of chair at a city council meeting to put a motion forward. Instead of local sport... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Braisen thieves hit JRCThe Edmonton Mustangs lost more than their pride during the Junior B Hawks 5-4
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
The Edmonton Mustangs lost more than their pride during the Junior B Hawks 5-4 home win on Friday evening — they also lost their wallets. Sometime during the first period on Dec. 8, the lock on the Mustang’s Jubilee Recreation Centre dressing room... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Budget approved with tax decreaseFort Saskatchewan residents are getting a slight tax decrease for Christmas. D
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
Fort Saskatchewan residents are getting a slight tax decrease for Christmas. During the final regular meeting of the year, the city’s mostly rookie council approved next year’s budget with a tax decrease of roughly 0.25 per cent. The original $77... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
New Midget AAA coach taking reinsLocal Midget AAA hockey fans should start expecting to see tighter games with a
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
Local Midget AAA hockey fans should start expecting to see tighter games with a new head coach at the helm. Ty Valin, who previously coached the Bantam AAA Rangers, is now whipping the Fort Saskatchewan Midget AAA Boston Pizza Rangers back into... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Wasmuth warming to senior levelA new season brings a new challenge for local skier Larkin Wasmuth as he advanc
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
A new season brings a new challenge for local skier Larkin Wasmuth as he advances to the senior men’s category. In a pool of both America and Canadian athletes, Fort Saskatchewan Nordic Ski Club’s Larkin Wasmuth finished 34th in the classic sprint... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Chiefs injected with NHL talentAn ex-NHLer is rejoining the local Senior AAA bench. Former Philadelphia Flyer
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
An ex-NHLer is rejoining the local Senior AAA bench. Former Philadelphia Flyer and Tampa Bay Lightning forward, Darren Reid recently began lacing up with the Fort Saskatchewan Chiefs. It’s a way the now-family man can continue his life’s... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Hawks briefly back in win columnAfter four straight loses, a win was welcome. The Fort Saskatchewan Noyen Cons
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
After four straight loses, a win was welcome. The Fort Saskatchewan Noyen Construction Hawks clawed a 5-1 win against the Edmonton Mustangs at the Jubilee Recreation Centre on Dec. 8 “A win is always fun. It’s nice to have that fire rekindled in... Read more
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ABC News
What to know about 'clipper systems' that bring shots of cold airSince last weekend, the Midwest and the Northeast have been in a perfect atmosp
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Since last weekend, the Midwest and the Northeast have been in a perfect atmospheric set up for quick-moving clipper systems bringing several inches of snow and reinforcing shots of cold air every other day, from Minnesota to New York. Interested in... Read more
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CBC.ca
MLSE strikes deal to buy Toronto ArgosMaple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, which already owns the Maple Leafs, Marlies,
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, which already owns the Maple Leafs, Marlies, Raptors and Toronto FC, is adding the CFL's Argonauts to its portfolio. MLSE announced Wednesday it has an agreement to buy the Grey Cup champions. There was already... Read more
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CBC.ca
The plane turned sideways and people screamed: Passenger recalls last moments before Sask. crashWillie John Laurent said one of the last things he remembers before Wednesday n
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Willie John Laurent said one of the last things he remembers before Wednesday night's crash of a plane carrying community members from Fond-du-Lac, Sask., was it turning sideways in the air and the people aboard screaming. Laurent is a band... Read more
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metro
Every single passenger survives plane crash into fieldPolice said the crash has caused multiple injuries, with some passengers being
metro / Posted 2 days ago
Police said the crash has caused multiple injuries, with some passengers being taken to hospital by ambulance. (Picture: Twitter) A group of passengers and crew have miraculously survived when their plane crashed shortly after take-off. The plane... Read more
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Profit Confidential
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Profit Confidential / Posted 2 days ago
CanniMed (OTCMKTS: CMMDF) Stock: Best Small-Cap Marijuana Stock to Watch https://www.profitconfidential.com/?p=116077 Palwasha Saaim B.Sc Profit Confidential 2017-12-14T06:44:33Z... Read more
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The Manila Times
Plane crashes in western Canada, no fatalitiesMONTREAL: A small airliner carrying 25 people crashed after takeoff Wednesday (
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
MONTREAL: A small airliner carrying 25 people crashed after takeoff Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) in the western Canadian province of Saskatchewan, causing multiple injuries but no fatalities, police said. The West Wind Aviation ATR-42 went down... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Oilers ready to prove themselves at Mac'sThursday, Dec 14, 2017 06:00 am Lifetime goals are set to be unpacked on Boxin
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 06:00 am Lifetime goals are set to be unpacked on Boxing Day for the new kids on the block. The Okotoks Bow Mark Oilers embark on their first foray into the 40th annual Mac�s Midget Tournament looking to turn heads as one... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Raiders primed for repeat bid at Mac'sThursday, Dec 14, 2017 06:00 am You can�t buy the kind of experience the defen
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 06:00 am You can�t buy the kind of experience the defending champions bring into the Mac�s. Fresh off its first tournament title in franchise history and on the heels of back-to-back trips to the final the Rocky Mountain... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Point, Hart combine for shutout as U Sports blanks Canada juniorsST. CATHARINES, Ont. — You could do a lot worse than Colton Point and Carter Ha
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — You could do a lot worse than Colton Point and Carter Hart as rent-a-goalies. The pair combined for a 32-save shutout as a U Sport all-star team beat Canada 3-0 on Wednesday in the first of two exhibitions designed to help... Read more
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International Business Times
West Wind Aviation plane carrying 25 people crashes after take-off near Canadian airport A West Wind Aviation plane carrying 22 passengers and three crew members has cr
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
A West Wind Aviation plane carrying 22 passengers and three crew members has crashed in northern Saskatchewan, Canadian Province, shortly after take-off late on Wednesday (13 December). Several people were injured, but no fatalities were reported,... Read more
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FOX Business
Top Potash Stocks to Consider Buying Now -- and 1 to AvoidPotash stocks may sound like a boring investing proposition, but one glaring fa
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
Potash stocks may sound like a boring investing proposition, but one glaring fact should make you sit up and take note of the industry: The United Nations projects the world population to jump by one-third to 9.7 billion by 2050. That also means a... Read more
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FOX Business
Top Potash Stocks to Consider Buying Now -- and 1 to AvoidPotash stocks may sound like a boring investing proposition, but one glaring fa
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
Potash stocks may sound like a boring investing proposition, but one glaring fact should make you sit up and take note of the industry: The United Nations projects the world population to jump by one-third to 9.7 billion by 2050. That also means a... Read more
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CBC.ca
The CRA 'picks on people who can't defend themselves,' says single mother battling agencyTears well up in Karli Baxter's eyes as she recounts her recent experience with
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Tears well up in Karli Baxter's eyes as she recounts her recent experience with the Canada Revenue Agency. The single mother of two from Kitchener, Ont., is fighting the agency's demand that she pay $20,000 in back payments — for child benefits and... Read more
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The Tyee
New Democrats Brush Off Poor Performances in ByelectionsDreary performances in four Monday byelections in which the New Democrats saw a
The Tyee / Posted 3 days ago
Dreary performances in four Monday byelections in which the New Democrats saw a drop in support and picked up no seats do not mean the party is in trouble, say NDP MPs. The NDP cracked 10 per cent support of the vote in only one riding, peaking at... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Leafs not going to rush Auston Matthews back from injuryThe veteran coach appears to have seen the light when it comes to handling play
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
The veteran coach appears to have seen the light when it comes to handling players who are unable to suit up. He now keeps his distance even when trainers are working on someone as vital to the team as Matthews – allowing sports science to win out... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Hurdles ahead for Sicamous off-road vehicle bylawSome significant hurdles remain in the way of Sicamous’ proposed off-road vehic
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 3 days ago
Some significant hurdles remain in the way of Sicamous’ proposed off-road vehicle bylaw. The public got a chance to view the most current draft of the bylaw during a Nov. 28 open house hosted by the District of Sicamous. Coun. Gord Bushell said more... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Canadians lag behind Americans in giving to charityCanadians might have a good reputation but it’s their neighbours down south who
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 3 days ago
Canadians might have a good reputation but it’s their neighbours down south who were the more generous ones in 2017. A Fraser Institute report found that only one-in-five Canadians gave to charity this year, compared to one-in-four Americans. It... Read more
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CBC.ca
What legal weed stores will look like: 'Very chic, very modern, very clean-cut'This is what the end of cannabis prohibition will look like in New Brunswick: A
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
This is what the end of cannabis prohibition will look like in New Brunswick: An upscale showroom with black ceilings, grey walls and a once-illicit drug displayed in brightly lit glass cases. "Think along the lines of a jewellery store. Very chic,... Read more
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CBC.ca
'I will give you weed to vote for me': Investigator says drugs, cash used to buy votes on First NationCocaine, marijuana and tens of thousands of dollars in cash were used to bribe
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Cocaine, marijuana and tens of thousands of dollars in cash were used to bribe voters in a recent Saskatchewan First Nation election, says a report commissioned by the federal government. In a 19-page report obtained by CBC News, former RCMP officer... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Raiders strike silver at Mandi Schwartz tournamentWednesday, Dec 13, 2017 06:00 am The top team in Alberta was minutes away from
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 3 days ago
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 06:00 am The top team in Alberta was minutes away from a top showing in Western Canada. The Rocky Mountain Raiders earned a franchise best silver medal at the Mandi Schwartz Memorial Tournament after seeing a late lead slip... Read more
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CTV News
Annual food bill for Canadian family expected to rise by $348 in 2018MONTREAL - Canadians are eating out more and can expect to pay extra to do so i
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
MONTREAL - Canadians are eating out more and can expect to pay extra to do so in 2018, suggests a forward-looking report into food prices. Food inflation overall is expected to rise between one and three per cent next year, says Canada's Food Price... Read more
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CTV News
Former NHL defenceman Zarley Zalapski dead at 49CALGARY -- Former NHL defenceman Zarley Zalapski has died at age 49, according
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
CALGARY -- Former NHL defenceman Zarley Zalapski has died at age 49, according to the Calgary Flames. Zalapski, from Edmonton, played 637 NHL games for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Hartford Whalers, Calgary Flames, Montreal Canadiens and Philadelphia... Read more
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CBC.ca
Zarley Zalapski, former NHL defenceman, dies at 49Former NHL defenceman Zarley Zalapski has died at age 49, according to the Calg
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
Former NHL defenceman Zarley Zalapski has died at age 49, according to the Calgary Flames. Zalapski, from Edmonton, played 637 NHL games for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Hartford Whalers, Calgary Flames, Montreal Canadiens and Philadelphia Flyers from... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Wilkie fourth in three events at World CupNatalie Wilkie of Salmon Arm just missed the podium in all three events of her
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 4 days ago
Natalie Wilkie of Salmon Arm just missed the podium in all three events of her first international cross-country skiing races as a member of the national para-nordic prospect team. At the Para-Nordic World Cup, held in Canmore on Dec. 9 to 17,... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Bantam AA Storm take homestandThe Hitch’em Oilfield Hauling Bantam AA Storm extended their win streak to four
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
The Hitch’em Oilfield Hauling Bantam AA Storm extended their win streak to four games with a pair of weekend wins. Friday, in a high scoring game at the Coca-Cola Centre, the Storm edged the CAC United Cycle 8-7. Tye Evans and Jaydon Gordey each... Read more
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