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Sliding fun

Makenna Hill had a blast sliding down the hill at the overpass yesterday afternoon with her family. Children have been taking advantage of their Christmas holiday break by enjoying the mild weather. Students return to school on Jan. 9.

Christmas meal

Tylar Gosselin shared a meal with his daughter, Abagail, on Sunday during the 24th-annual community Christmas dinner at Knox United Church. About 200 people attended the dinner, which ran from noon-2 p.m., with another 60 people getting “Meals on Wheels” delivered to them.

Together at Christmas

Valerie Groff, left, and her niece, Oakley, enjoyed a turkey meal with all the fixings Sunday during the 24th-annual community Christmas dinner. About 200 people attended the dinner, which ran from noon-2 p.m. at Knox United Church, with another 60 people getting “Meals on Wheels” delivered to them.

Snowman songs

Decked out in their snowman costumes, kindergarten students in Mrs. Hills’ class recited their holiday songs and poems yesterday morning during the dress rehearsal for their Christmas concert that evening.

Star of Wonder

Griffin Galusha (Falling Star), left, Emmy Saciuk (Shooting Star), and Julianna Rousseau (Lucky Star) performed a scene from “Star of Wonder”—the Christmas concert presented Tuesday by the Grades 1-3 students at St. Michael’s School.

Rock n’ Roll snowmen

Tammy Thibault’s Grade 2 class at Robert Moore School “rocked out” as snowmen during their number in the primary grades’ Christmas concert rehearsal Tuesday morning in preparation for their concert that night. The intermediate concert took place there Wednesday night, while the Early Learning concert took the stage last night.

Huge defense

Junior Muskie Brennen Anderson towered over Seth Mymryk of the Kenora Broncos during NorWOSSA action yesterday at Fort High. A tightly-contested affair, the black-and-gold ended up falling just short in a 27-26 loss.

Early present

Neil Mainville got an early gift from Santa Claus yesterday afternoon at the Fort Frances Day Care. Jolly St. Nick wrapped up a series of appearances in town and now has headed back to the North Pole to get ready for a long night of deliveries on Christmas Eve.