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Uncontested lay

Senior Muskie Brandon Larson had little resistance as he laid one in during Fort High's 78-44 rout of the visiting Kenora Broncos last Thursday afternoon. With the win, the black-and-gold saw their NorWOSSA record improve to 3-3.

Group of skiers

Steve Johnson (11), Aidan DeGagne (14), and Ilka Milne (10) all looked to get off to good starts during their races at the Rainy Lake Nordic Ski Club's first-annual Rainy Lake Loppet that was held Sunday on the Rocky Inlet trails. Johnson claimed top spot in men's 50-and-over 7.5K skate division (39:04) while DeGagne finished last in the men's 50-and-under division (56:25).

Who wants it?

Junior Muskie Brady Bodnarchuk looked to find a friendly option to pass to during the squad's 45-42 win over the Kenora Broncos last Thursday afternoon at Fort High. Bodnarchuk scored 12 points to help the Muskies improve their NorWOSSA record to 5-1.

Delivering stone

Christine Jean was locked in as she threw her stone down the ice Saturday during the men's and ladies' combined bonspiel at the Fort Frances Curling Club. Jean's rink claimed the 'B' title over Sylvia Smeeth in Sunday's final.

Hard sweeping

Daniel Vandenbrand and Chris Silver tried to hurry their rock down the ice Saturday at the men's and ladies' combined bonspiel held at the Fort Frances Curling Club. The duo were part of Ron Silver's rink, who fell in Sunday's 'A' final to Steve Gushulak.

Twisted position

Junior Muskie Grace Kowal had to contort her body a little in order to help return a shot during Fort High's straight-sets win (25-8, 25-11, and 25-9) over the visiting Kenora Broncos last Thursday afternoon. The squad faced those same Broncos today in Kenora, then will wrap up regular-season play tomorrow in Dryden against the Eagles.

100 words for '100 Days'

Ryder Brown, left, Brayden Neurinski, Nicholas Pocock, and Jaxon Byma stepped up to the challenge of finding 100 words and then writing them down in Sarah Freeman-Kivimaki's kindergarten class this morning at Robert Moore School. Students at district schools have been marking their 100th day of the school year either today or tomorrow.

Girls hockey

Makayla Gibbs of the Fort Frances Ice Devils looked to clear the puck during her team's 3-1 win over the Fort Frances Heat in yesterday's final of the Fort Frances Girls'/Women's Hockey Association's Novice division tournament. Harmony Yerxa scored all three of the team's goals while goalie Kinsley McCoy earned the win.

'Forget Me Not' dinner

Madysen Armstrong, left, and Skyeler Scott were among the 84 people who attended the annual “Forget Me Not” dinner Saturday evening at La Place Rendez-Vous here. A fundraiser for the Alzheimer Society of Kenora-Rainy River Districts, the total amount raised was not available as of press time today.

Curling bonspiel

Bev Thomson and Joanne Brown got ready to sweep as Deb Cornell threw her rock down the ice Saturday during the men's and ladies' combined bonspiel held at the Fort Frances Curling Club. The trio were part of Nettie Kaufman's rink, who fell in Sunday's 'C' final to Tirzah Keffer.