Thursday, April 24, 2014
  • Musical rehearsal
    Musical rehearsal

    Andrew Eldridge (Captain von Trapp), left, Taylor Shouldice (Maria), and Robert Empey (Herr Zeller) rehearsed a scene from “The Sound of Music” yesterday while fellow cast members, playing the von Trapp children, looked on. Presented by the Fort Frances High School, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic tale will be brought to life on the Townshend Theatre stage April 30-May 3 at 7:30 p.m.

    Musical rehearsal
  • Holding trophy
    Holding trophy

    Captain Cody Wickstrom triumphantly held the Bill Salonen Cup aloft after the Lakers edged the Minnesota Iron Rangers 3-2 in Game 7 of the SIJHL last night before a capacity crowd at the Ice For Kids Arena.

    Holding trophy
  • Victory
    Victory

    Lucas DeBenedet roared his excitement after the Lakers captured their first SIJHL crown here last night.

    Victory
  • Easter treats
    Easter treats

    Penny Faragher of Northwoods Gallery & Gifts handed over some Easter treats to Landon and Zachary Hammond as they made their first stop during the inaugural Community Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt hosted by the Fort Frances Kiwanis Club, in conjunction with “The Shops on Scott Street,” on Saturday morning.

    Easter treats
  • Causeway work
    Causeway work

    Rehabilitation work resumed on the Noden Causeway this week—marking the start of what should be the final year of the rehab project that started in 2008. As in past years, traffic has been reduced to a single lane. Motorists not only have to slow down but can expect to wait at times.

    Causeway work

Latest news

Lakers crowned SIJHL champs

He’s only three days old but Cohen Robert Strachan is almost guaranteed already his dad won’t ever top this week.

FFYS to start Monday

Fort Frances Youth Soccer is hoping the weather plays ball so they can play next week.
At its board of directors’ meeting Tuesday, it was decided to start the new season this Monday (April 28) for Divisions 1, 2, and 5 and next Tuesday (April 29) for Divisions 3 and 4.

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