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Boreal West Round Table hosting information session tomorrow at curling club

The Boreal West Round Table information centre will be in Fort Frances tomorrow in an attempt to develop recommendations on land use and natural resource allocation in Northwestern Ontario.

The public will have a chance to examine the group’s planning recommendations and to ask questions to its members.

The centre will run from 4-9 p.m. at the curling club on Eighth Street.

Aquanauts make splash at regional meet

The Aquanauts capped off another impressive season in the pool by placing third at the Northwest regional team championships here last weekend.

The local club had 29 swimmers earn a total of 613 points. The Kenora Swimming Sharks, with 44 swimmers, finished first with 1,468 points, followed by the Thunder Bay Thunderbolts (25 swimmers with 840 points).

DYS wins track meets

Donald Young School racked up 174 points to top the recent elementary track and field meet in Rainy River.

Riverview placed second with 169 points, followed by Sturgeon Creek (123), Nestor Falls (39), McCrosson-Tovell (36), Big Island (22), and Big Grassy (14).

Barwick wins pair last week

The Barwick Blue Knights pulled to within a half a game of the front-running Emo Bulldogs with a pair of wins in Rainy River District Fastball League action last week.

Barwick routed Big Island 19-11 in a wild one a week ago Tuesday, with Kent Ogden (two), Greg Wilson, Tom Woolsey, and Trevor Oltsher all going deep in the win.