Local police officers have been busy apprehending impaired drivers over the past two weeks.
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Ladies, it's going to be the pajama party of the year, and you're invited.
The Fort Frances Legion Ladies Auxiliary 29 is busy organizing it's first ladies only fundraising dinner, the PJs and Pearl's Gala, to be held Saturday, April 4 at the Legion.
It's been an up and down season for the Fort Frances Lakers and it was much of the same over the weekend.
A spirited effort saw the Lakers pull out a 5-2 win over the visiting Red Lake Miners on Friday night but it was a much different story for the squad yesterday afternoon as a lackadaisical effort led to a 3-0 loss to the expansion Wisconsin Lumberjacks.
It was a day of mixed results for the Muskie court sports teams in the NorWOSSA regular-season finale against the host Dryden Eagles on Thursday.
Both senior squads finished the season undefeated and ended the year on a winning note while both junior teams suffered losses.
The Muskie boys' and girls' hockey teams were able to show off just what has made them successful this season with spectacular showing at the annual Scott Clendenning Memorial Showcase held here over the weekend.
The boys' squad compiled a 4-0 record and allowed just a single goal each game as part of a strong showing.
Red Lake Miners' captain Shaye Sommerfeld scored twice to lead his side to a 6-2 win over the Fort Frances Lakers in SIJHL action on Tuesday night at the Cochenour Arena.
With the win, the Miners (28-12-3-2) moved into first place overall in the SIJHL standings, two points clear of the idle Thunder Bay North Stars (28-13-3), who do however hold a game in hand.
Nolan Mann scored twice and assisted on two others to pace the Muskie boys' hockey team to a convincing 6-1 win over the two-time defending NorWOSSA champion Sioux Lookout Warriors on Tuesday night at the '52 Canadians Arena.
Peyton Avis scored and added four assists to also impress offensively for the Muskies, who saw their league-best record improve to 10-0.
There was no shortage of excitement at Fort High on Tuesday.
Three of the four Muskie court sports teams came away with wins in NorWOSSA action against the visiting Kenora Broncos.
Ethan Barker sunk a jump shot at the buzzer to lift the Muskie junior boys' basketball team to a thrilling 38-37 win over the Broncos.
Offence was aplenty for the Muskie girls' hockey team during their annual “Seniors Night” game here on Tuesday night.
The Muskies rode the strength of a three-goal outburst in the first period to a 7-2 rout of the Sioux Lookout Warriors in NorWOSSA action at the Ice For Kids Arena.
It's time to celebrate your local businesses.
The Fort Frances Chamber of Commerce will be holding its 23rd annual Business Awards tonight at the Copper River Inn. The night is set to begin at 6:00 p.m. with cocktails, with dinner being served at 7:00 p.m.
The event will also feature entertainment, a cash bar, silent auction and the presentations of the awards.