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Arts Workshop brings endless possibilities to the north

March 29, 2023 Opasquia Times News Jennifer Laviolette
A group of art driven and minded people met at the Northern Arts Workshop held last week at Bakers Narrows. It was a collaboration of different art organizations on a local, provincial and national level.“The Northern Arts Workshop, sponsored by UCN, was held…


March 22, 2023
Opasquia Times Sports Jenn Cook

Storm step up to help young students, players  

The OCN Storm were invited to present to Oscar Lathlin Collegiate youth about the challenges as Indigenous student athletes last week.Chavez Constant, Captain of the OCN Storm acknowledged the peer pressure and obstacles he faced as an Indigenous hockey…
March 14, 2023
Opasquia Times Sports Jenn Cook

IIHF gold medal coming to the community

Hockey runs deep through the communities in northern Manitoba and for those with a keen interest will have the opportunity to hear from and former NHL player and current goalie coach Kelly Guard. Guard founded Guardian Goaltending in 2004 but prior to that…

Provincial Champions

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Congratulations goes out to the Frontier Collegiate, Junior Varsity Boys Basketball Team…

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