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La Belle's tourney yet another success


Birch Point Camp help its annual one-day bass tournament.

Forty six teams competed this year.

Placing first place was the team of Dan Tucker and Jason Cain, who took home $3,000.

Second place was won by by the father-son duo of Leroy and Mike Wilson, who pocketed $1,500.

Third place went to Tony and Marc Jackson, another father-son team, who went home with $1,000.

The biggest fish caught Saturday was 5.06 lbs caught by first-place winners Don Tucker and Jason Cain.

Ralph and Scott Galusha were the winners of the hidden weight with 10.36 lbs.

Hats of the Dale La Belle and his crew of dedicated staff and volunteers that hold this tournament every year.

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Congratulations to Dayna Romyn and Travis McIntyre. The couple were wed Saturday in Banff, Alta.

Proud parents are Char and Darryl Romyn, Art MacIntyre, and great-grandma, Nell Romyn.

Wishing the couple much happiness.

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Sympathy to the family and friends of Harry Pruys.

Our community sends you prayers and compassion at this sad time.

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Get well wishes to Mel Macdonald for a speedy and full recovery.

Mel recently underwent hip replacement surgery.

Also sending get well wishes to Don Witherspoon, who has been struggling with health problems.

A happy 85th. birthday to Gerald Bullied. May you enjoy many more!

A happy 25th anniversary to Bob and Shirley Bird. They were honoured with a celebration supper. May you enjoy many more years!

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Bingo started on Oct. 1 at the Emo Legion and will be played every Tuesday night.

Doors open at 6 p.m.; early bird game is played at 6:30.

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Cribbage is played Wednesday night at the Legion from 7-9 p.m.

The cost is $5 and includes a light lunch

The Legion is looking for more players. Call 482-2250 if you require more information.

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Congratulations to June Mose Haver on her recent promotion.

June is now the branch manager at Alterna Savings (formerly known as the Fort Frances Credit Union).

June has been employed at the credit union for 25 years. She started there after graduating from high school.

Proud of you June for this accomplishment.

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I mentioned last week that the Emo Food Bank is looking for plastic bags.

The hours of the food bank are from 1-3 p.m. every third Wednesday of the month.

Please drop bags of at that time.

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Robin's 2¢

Women may be surprised to learn that making their husbands sleep on the couch isn't that bad.

It's kinda manly—they feel like they are camping out, with a really angry bear nearby.

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