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Duo back on top again at RRWT

Cracking the top 10 two years in a row was nice for Doug McBride and Steve Ballan.

But they wanted a little more this time around.

The district duo teamed up once again and mastered the waters of the Rainy River in claiming the 20th-annual Rainy River Walleye Tournament title on Saturday with a two-day haul of 24.02 pounds.

Hunting, fishing licensing system being modernized

On Nov. 26, there will be a better way for hunters and anglers across Ontario to get their Outdoors Cards and hunting and fishing licensing products.

“The new fish and wildlife licensing service that we are launching in November will make getting outdoors easier for hunters and anglers,” said Natural Resources and Forestry minister Jeff Yurek.

Junior spikers start strong

It's been a tale of two different seasons so far for the Muskie junior and senior boys' volleyball teams.

The juniors have roared out of the gate, winning their NorWOSSA season-opener 3-2 (25-15, 20-25, 25-19, 22-25, and 15-12) against the visiting Dryden Eagles last Thursday afternoon before claiming the title at the Kenora Invitational Tournament over the weekend.

RRCC spikers earn split

It was a week of mixed results for former Muskie Chelsea Kabatay and the rest of the Rainy River Community College Voyageurs women's volleyball team.

The squad split its four games, winning both matches last Wednesday before dropping both on Saturday.

RRCC (4-6) started with a sweep of Gogebic Community College, winning by scores of 25-19, 25-23, and 25-22.

Muskies knock off Giants

It seems the Muskie football team has some early-season momentum.

A week after routing the host Tec Voc Hornets 42-0, the Muskies (2-1) had to dig down deep defensively in grinding out a 14-8 win over the previously undefeated Elmwood Giants (2-1) in their WHSFL home-opener Friday afternoon.