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— Photo Duane Hicks

In a tribute to Easter, Scarlett Asplund, Skylar Mansbridge, Reece Kuchma, Aubree Robinson and Lilly Krukoski grooved to the song “I Want Candy" during Chantelle Spuzak's Dancemakers School of Dance's 18th-annual recital, "Special Days” on Friday evening at the Townshend Theatre. The recital, which drew a packed house, featured 25 numbers based on holidays and other significant calendar dates.

— Photo Joey Payeur

Brandon Bodnar came up with this gigantic save on a short-handed breakway for Thief River Falls Norskies' forward Mitchell Soderbergh to keep the Lakers ahead 3-0 in the second period of Saturday night's 3-2 win in Game 4 of their first-round, best-of-five “Survivor Series” at the Ice For Kids Arena.

— Photo Joey Payeur

Skip John Gibson urged second Shane Beckett to lean heavy on the broom to move this stone along during a game against Gary Windego's rink Saturday at the annual Fort Frances men's bonspiel. Steve Gushulak of here led his team of third Mike Badiuk, second Todd Moxham, and lead Bill Gushulak to the 'A'-event championship of the 18-team event with a 7-6 extra-end win over Mark Broman.

— Photo Nicholas Donaldson

Sierra Happy showed off her project, “Mold Growth,” during Robert Moore School's annual science fair held yesterday in the school's atrium. Happy tested bread, bananas, strawberries, and cheese, with only the strawberries showing mold over a 12-day period. Other students' projects showcased a wide array of topics—from hockey stick flex to pulley systems and even freezing bubbles.

— Photo Joey Payeur

Belle River Nobles' assistant captain Andrew Thoms was willing to sacrifice his body to help goalie Patrick Timpany in trying to block this shot by St. Mary's Crusaders' captain Anthony Piccolo during the second period of the Nobles' 3-2 win in a shootout last night in the gold-medal game of the OFSAA 'A/AA' boys' hockey championship at the Ice For Kids Arena.

Town council will vote tonight on a bylaw to finalize plans to use telephone and Internet voting in the next municipal election, which will be held in October, 2018.

While council approved the use of these new voting methods in late January, the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 requires that a bylaw to authorize alternative voting must be passed and enacted by May 1 in anticipation of next year's election.

The OPP's Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, with the assistance of the Thunder Bay Police Service, has charged four individuals with 10 drug-related offences following arrests there Friday.

The charges stem from a 16-month investigation focused on drug traffickers operating in and around the Thunder Bay area.

It concluded with the execution of three search warrants and the arrest of four people.