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MBCI reinstates no backpack and jacket in class policy

December 21, 2022 Opasquia Times News Jennifer Laviolette
A petition has popped up on Change.org calling out Margaret Barbour Collegiate Institute (MBCI) for creating a strict rule about students not being allowed to have backpacks and jackets in class and that those items must be kept in students’ lockers. Within…


December 16, 2022
Opasquia Times Sports DEREK HOLTOM

Blizzard take five of six weekend points

After a tough loss last week, OCN Blizzard Head Coach and General Manager Doug Johnson said that he was looking for six points at home with the Neepawa Titans coming to town for three games in less than 48 hours. They nearly pulled it off, earning five of a…

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