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Second Street work on track

Water and sanitary main installations are completed at the Victoria Avenue intersection.

While giving an update on the Second Street East reconstruction job, Operations and Facilities manager Travis Rob said at Monday evening's council meeting that all water mains there have been pressure tested and chlorinated and are ready to be reinstated.

Dug in

Work is progressing well on the reconstruction of Second Street East from Portage Avenue to Victoria Avenue. The water main work in the Victoria Avenue intersection is now complete. Disinfection and testing still remain before these mains are put into service. Sanitary sewer and water mains and services are being installed, moving westerly. The job is being done by Bay City Contractors Inc.

Riders shine at horse show

It was an equine extravaganza in Emo over the weekend.

The Borderland Quarter Horse Association held its annual show at the Rainy River Valley Agricultural Society fairgrounds with numerous riders taking part.

Below is the list of all the winners of the High Point Circuit Awards, with the division, rider's name and the horse's name all listed.

A winning race weekend for Strachan

It was a dominant weekend of racing for Emo's Brody Strachan.

After claiming the checkered flag once again in the WISSOTA Modifieds division in Borderland Racing Association action on Saturday night at the Emo Speedway, he followed that up with another win in the same division the following day at the Lake of the Woods Speedway in Kenora.