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Dance Fire book set to be unveiled

Neil McQuarrie, author of the highly-anticipated book, “Dance is on Fire!” will be in attendance for the book’s unveiling on Friday, Nov. 14 from 1-5 p.m. at the Emo Inn in Emo and again on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Pharmasave in Fort Frances.

He will be available to sign pre-ordered copies, as well as give a short introduction.

Rafferty swept every poll here in town

As the election dust starts to settle, returning offices across the country are releasing finalized poll by poll vote counts.

Little has changed from the preliminary results for the Thunder Bay-Rainy River riding, where NDP candidate John Rafferty was elected with 14,478 votes (40.3 percent).

He was followed by incumbent Liberal Ken Boshcoff with 11,589 votes (32.2 percent).

Canadians win handily in Dryden

The Fort Frances Midget ‘AA’ Canadians got on the winning track with a decisive 9-1 win over the ‘AA’ Renegades in Dryden on Saturday.

Jordan Sinclair, Jeff Gustafson, and Brandon Legarie all netted two goals in the road victory while Cole Calder, Tim Sharp, and Colin Barton added the others.

Calder also had a pair of assists.

Locals advance in YBC roll-offs

On Sunday, 22 teams consisting of a YBC bowler and their parent/guardian rolled off to represent Fort Frances in Atikokan on Nov. 16.

Advancing in the various age brackets were Mya Guenette and Norm Guenette (Bowlasaurus), Jonelle Haas and Teressa Darrah (Bantam), Amber Townson and Tim Chabot (Junior), Caitlyn Townson and Bob Petawanaqueb (Senior).