Sports

Athlete competes in Colombia

by Phil Ambroziak Meadow Lake’s Skyla Russell will never be the same. Recently, the teen returned to Saskatchewan after nearly 10 days teaching and playing rugby in Colombia. It was an experience she said...

Hockey sisters to Poland

by Phil Ambroziak Earlier this week, 19-year-old Delaney Ross and her 18-year-old sister, Hailey, departed for Katowice, Poland where they will spend the next year playing professionally for the GKS Katowice...

Coverchuk wins hometown show

by Phil Ambroziak Cody Coverchuk knows how to send a crowd home happy. The Meadow Lake bull rider returned home June 8 for the annual Bull Riders Canada (BRC) Mayhem in Meadow event where he not only qual...

FDFN snags 2019 Games

by Phil Ambroziak It’s official. Yesterday (May 17), the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) announced Flying Dust First Nation will host the 2019 First Nations Summer Games. The last time the ...

Sox home opener set for May 24

by Phil Ambroziak Baseball season is about to begin and the Meadow Lake MillTown White Sox are looking to come out swinging. The senior men’s team – which this year joins the North Saskatchewan River Base...

Ball hockey program a hit

by Derek Cornet With the ice thawed at PineRidge Ford Place on Flying Dust First Nation, a new activity is attracting young people to the rink. For the next eight weeks, members of the 2017 Celly Hard Bal...

Table tennis team wins gold

by Phil Ambroziak Table tennis is quickly becoming the game that defines Gateway Elementary School. Earlier this month, for the fourth consecutive year, student athletes from the Meadow Lake school secure...

The champ is here!

by Phil Ambroziak WrestleMania weekend this year took place March 31 to April 2 in Orlando, FL, but for Carpenter High School athlete Jacob Ambroziak, the biggest wrestling event of his career took place one...

Prices up at CPCA tarp auction

By Terry Villeneuve Cash raised from the Canadian Professional Chuckwagon Association finals tarp auction April 4 is down as a whole, but up for the individual drivers. “You’re not going anywhere without ...

Big bucks earned for Calgary

by Phil Ambroziak What a difference a year makes. After experiencing a decline in 2016 as a result of an economic downturn, fortunes have rebounded for the Calgary Stampede GMC Rangeland Derby chuckwagon ...