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Robin McCormick

‘Castin’ for Cash’ still has openings

The annual “Castin’ for Cash” finishing tournament, hosted by Lake Despair Lodge, is set to go July 8-9 this year.

Some 58 teams already have registered for the tournament, which can take up to 65.

Along with the excitement of the 4 p.m. weigh-ins both days, there also will be food booths to enjoy.

Live music by local talent will perform on the Saturday evening.

Salad supper another hit

The annual T.O.P.S. Salad Supper held Monday (May 30) once again was an enjoyable and successful evening.

About 150 people attended, with four lucky ones taking home prizes.

The adult door prize (a hanging basket donated by Greensides store) was won by Angele Robichaud while Darius Smith took home the children’s door prize.

Young diver shines at meet

Molly Carlson took part in a diving competition in Thunder Bay over the weekend, where she won three gold medals and topped three of her previous provincial records.

Molly, who will compete at the nationals in July, has many aunts, uncles, and cousins here in Rainy River District, as well as Grandma Pam Bujold and Great-Grandma Ethel Bujold.

Roast beef supper planned

A roast beef supper, complete with potatoes, veggies, buns, salads, and desserts, is planned for Sunday, May 15 from 5-7 p.m. at the Dance Community Hall.

The cost is $12 for adults and $6 for kids, with those six and under eating free.

The Dance Hall is located 16 km north on Highway 613 and one km west.

‘Spring Fling’ set to go

Guthrie United Church’s annual “Spring Fling” auction and tea is set for this Sunday (April 10) from 2-4 p.m. at the Devlin Hall.

Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for kids 12 and under.

See you there!

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In conjunction with “Spring Fever Days” in Emo, the Legion will host its annual “Crafts Galore” next Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.