Sports

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 ...

Provincial gold for CHS

by Phil Ambroziak History has been made at Carpenter High School. This past weekend saw Grade 10 athlete Jacob Ambroziak go undefeated to earn a gold medal at the Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Associ...

Dedication does wonders

“Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come.” These words from professional wrestling legend and current Hollywood mega-star Dway...

La Ronge ski season cools off

by Derek Cornet With the 34th annual Don Allen Saskaloppet in the books, operations with the La Ronge Ski Club are winding down. The two-day races held north of La Ronge March 3 and 4 attracted more than ...

Broncos need better competition

You’re only as good as your competition. In spite of an undefeated streak that lasted throughout both the regular and post-seasons, and winning back-to-back Beaver Lakes Hockey League championships this year...

Habs game exceeds expectations

by Phil Ambroziak The biggest crowd to witness a hockey game in Meadow Lake in years converged on the local arena March 2 for a night destined to go down as one of the most memorable in the community’s histo...

Habs fans gear up for game

by Phil Ambroziak A lifelong dream will become reality tonight for Meadow Lake’s Richard Watson. Watson, a rabid Montreal Canadiens fan, is one of 21 area residents who comprise the Meadow Lake Selects, t...

Northern tourney a hit

by Derek Cornet A hockey tournament organized by the Buffalo Narrows Friendship Centre and Métis Local 62 attracted dozens of athletes from throughout the Northwest. Thousands of dollars in prize money we...

Alumni game makes memories

The biggest dreams still come true. For Montreal Canadiens fans from Meadow Lake and area, no truer words have ever been uttered. With the arrival of the March 2 Montreal Canadiens alumni hockey game at the ...

King joins Habs

The Montreal Canadiens alumni may be coming to Meadow Lake March 2, but one of Meadow Lake’s own is now going to Montreal. Dwight King, who won two Stanley Cups as a member of the National Hockey League’s Lo...