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'100 Days'

Grade 1 students at St. Michael's School's shared big smiles Friday as they sported handmade eyewear in celebration of their 100th day of school. Students celebrated the milestone by making crafts, posters, and pieces of art. Students at Robert Moore School celebrated their "100th Day on Friday, as well.

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Diane Lovisa browsed through some of the items for sale in the new Betty's “pop-up” shop located within the gift shop at La Verendrye Hospital here.

In the hack

Samantha Clifford, who plays third for the Tirzah Keffer rink, prepared to send her rock down the ice during her squad's 8-6 loss to Crystal Wojtowicz (Kenora) on Sunday morning at the Region 1 Curling Club Championships at the Fort Frances Curling Club. The local rink compiled a 1-3 record and failed to qualify for the provincials in April in Thunder Bay.

Muskie tea

Peyton Avis offered a friendly smile as he poured some coffee for those who attended the Muskie boys' hockey team's annual tea and bake sale Saturday afternoon at the Fort High cafeteria. The event featured sandwiches, desserts, tea/coffee, and a penny table, as well as a Muskie photo booth.

Watching the line

Jordon Bazylewski, left, Kian McEvoy, and Brett Schram all were looking at the line of their shot during the Muskie boys' curling rink's loss to the Rainy River Owls on Monday afternoon at the NorWOSSA championships at the Fort Frances Curling Club.

50th anniversary

A large crowd of family and friends gathered Saturday at the home of Kim Jo Bliss to help her parents, Louise and Tony Bliss, celebrate their 50th anniversary. The Emo couple, whose actual anniversary is Jan. 25, marked the occasion with a trip to Nashville, where they enjoyed an NHL game between the Winnipeg Jets and Predators as well as a Jeannie Seely concert at the Grand Ole Opry.

Waiting for pass

Julia Guertin looked to make a pass to a teammate who was following up the play during the first period of the Fort Frances Attack Scorpions' 2-1 win over the Dryden She-Devils in the PeeWee division's bronze-medal game Sunday morning at the Ice For Kids Arena as part of the Fort Frances Girls'/Women's Hockey Association's PeeWee and Bantam tournaments.

Shooting position

Makenna Henttonen looked to avoid the stick-check of a Sioux Lookout Warriors' defender and get herself an open shot during the first period of the Muskie girls' hockey team's 14-1 romp on Friday night at the Ice For Kids Arena. The Muskies were slated to conclude the NorWOSSA regular season against those same Warriors here last night, with the outcome not known as of press time.

Duo sweepers

Katrina Slomke and Jillian Cousineau went hard on their brooms in order to get their rock down the ice during the Muskie girls' curling rink's loss to the Rainy River Owls on Monday afternoon at the NorWOSSA championships at the Fort Frances Curling Club.