Kings sweep Wolverines in weekend tilts

January 24, 2023 Dauphin Herald Sports Doug Zywina
The Dauphin Kings remain in the midst of the tight race in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League’s MGEU West Division. After dropping a 4-0 decision to the OCN Blizzard, Tuesday in OCN, the Kings swept and home-and-home with the Waywayseecappo Wolverines, 5-1,…

Clark rink wins Farmers

January 22, 2023 Roblin Review Sports Roblin Review
The first bonspiel of 2023 is in the books as 14 rinks took to the ice Jan. 12 to 14 – after a two-year hiatus – for Roblin’s annual Farmers’ Bonspiel. There were some very familiar faces in the finals Saturday evening which played out after the traditional…

Fundraising lottery hits a million dollar milestone

January 24, 2023 Russell Banner News Terrie Welwood
Thinking back, it’s hard to believe that the Take A Year Off Lottery has been around for going-on twenty years. Back then, the idea of community fundraising draws offering the top payout of large weekly prizes of $52,000 paid in weekly $1,000 installments,…

Trappers’ first official event highlights the Fur Queens

January 25, 2023 Opasquia Times Community Jenn Cook
The Northern Manitoba Trappers’ Festival has, for the past two years, dealt with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, like many organizations in the community, Trappers’ Festival was held in a modified, and in many cases, virtual manner. For the…