Friday, November 21, 2014
  • 'Frost Queen'
    'Frost Queen'

    The “Queen of Frost” (Judy Kielczewski), along with a menagerie of fairies, elves, and other characters, will be making appearances at the “’Twas the Lights Before Christmas” parade in International Falls on Nov. 28, the “Parade of Lights” here on Nov. 29, and “Icebox Days” in January in the Falls.

    'Frost Queen'
  • Back at it
    Back at it

    Garrett Brown knitted away yesterday during the weekly meeting of the Fireside Yarn Club at the Fort Frances Public Library. The club, which has resumed for the winter, meets every Wednesday at 6 p.m. It is open to beginners and experts alike—just bring your own supplies.

    Back at it
  • Wizard duel
    Wizard duel

    Chandler Cousineau, front left, played Jonah Brow in the fantasy-based collectible card game, “Magic: The Gathering,” during a tournament yesterday evening at the Fort Frances Public Library, joining fellow gamers Mitchell Riordon, Jada Eide, Everette Bannon, and Gavin Richardson.

    Wizard duel
  • ‘Faceless Dolls’
    ‘Faceless Dolls’

    Evan Strain, left, and Sydney Anderson showed off the “faceless dolls” they made at St. Francis School on Monday before the dolls were pinned onto a large Hudson’s Bay blanket. The dolls will be on display at the school, as well as at the candlelight vigil on the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women here Dec. 6.

    ‘Faceless Dolls’
  • Forestry march
    Forestry march

    RRFDC intern Jamie Petrin, left, led local MPP Sarah Campbell, Fort Frances Mayor Roy Avis, and others in a chant while marching down Scott Street last Wednesday during the “Our Forest, Our Future” rally. Leaders at the local and at the provincial level continue to fight for the right to have a share of the Crossroute wood supply and to keep the local mill heated over the winter.

    Forestry march

Latest news

Floats needed for Santa parade

The second-annual “Festival of Frost” here next Saturday (Nov. 29) is shaping up to be very cool indeed, including a parade based on the hit movie, “Frozen.”
But the 57th-annual “Parade of Lights” will be a lot more magical if more groups and businesses would enter floats.

Muskies fall in OFSAA opener

There’s no more room for error.
The Muskie senior boys’ volleyball team opened the OFSAA ‘AA’ championships with a 2-0 loss (25-18/25-16) to Ecole secondaire catholique Franco-Cité Falcons (Ottawa) in their best-of-three match in Pool ‘B’ action this morning in Dryden.

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