Opasquia Times Sports

The Manitoba government wants you to mark your calendar and start planning your getaway as reservations for campgrounds in provincial parks are set to open on April 8, Environment and Climate Change Minister Tracy Schmidt announced.“Manitoba is home to some spectacular parks and as warmer weather approaches, more and more…
Wednesday, 27 March 2024 09:13

Dewar finds a new home and team in Toronto

Connor Dewar recently underwent his first professional hockey career trade from the Minnesota Wild to the Toronto Maples Leafs on the trade deadline. He was traded for Dmitry Ovchinnikov and a 2026 fourth round pick.“It was really weird at first, because I’ve never experienced being traded before, even in my…
Tuesday, 05 March 2024 13:14

Karate students excel at tournament

Midwest Karate The Pas held a Friendship Tournament this past weekend, with athletes from The Pas, Thompson and Flin Flon attending. According to head Sensei Jodie Kuhl, it has been a few years since the club hosted the tournament and they were extremely excited to be able have the tournament…
Tuesday, 05 March 2024 13:17

U18 AAA amalgamation voted down

It seems like the outcries have been heard when it comes to a motion to amalgamate some of the teams in the Manitoba U18 AAA League. A proposal was developed for the Manitoba Elite Hockey League, to create a more advanced and competitive league to play in.There were motions that…
Tuesday, 30 January 2024 15:30

Blizzard earn valuable points

It seems all but certain the OCN Blizzard and Dauphin Kings will meet in the first round of the MJHL playoffs in just a few short weeks. And fans got a preview of that last week as the Blizzard rattled off a pair of key divisional victories, including one over…
Friday, 16 December 2022 14:24

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 possible…