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The Daily Bulletin will not be published on Monday, Sept. 4. Have a safe and happy Labour Day long weekend, everyone!

Tryouts for the Muskie girls' hockey team will be held Tuesday, Sept. 5 from 5:45-7:15 p.m. and again Sept. 6-8 from 3:45-5:15 p.m. Registration is on Sept. 5 from 4:30-5:45 p.m., with the tryout fee being $50.

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The Watten Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual all-you-can-eat fish fry today (Aug. 25) from 4-8 p.m. at Sunny Cove Camp. Admission is $16 for adults and $6 for kids. All are invited to attend!

The St. Mary's Youth Group is holding a garage sale today (Aug. 25) from 6-8 p.m. and again tomorrow (Aug. 26) from 8 a.m.-noon at St. Mary's Church.

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The Rainy River Valley Agricultural Society's annual fall fair continues today and tomorrow (Aug. 18-19) at the Emo fairgrounds. See page B1 of Wednesday's Times for a full schedule of events.

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“Kings of None” will play tonight (Aug. 11) at the local Legion from 9 p.m.-2 p.m. Cover charge is $9 for non-members.

Stock car racing action continues Saturday, Aug. 12 at the Emo Speedway. Hot laps are at 7 p.m., with the first race at 7:30 (weather permitting).

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The Halkirk fire protection team will hold its 26th-annual fish fry on Saturday, Aug. 5 from noon-6 p.m. at the Bear Pass fire hall (Bear Pass Road). A bouncy castle will be on hand again this year. Admission is $12 for adults and $5 for kids (dessert included). No dogs please!

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“Harlequin" will perform in concert Friday, July 28 at 7 p.m. at "The Duke" (Couchiching Arena), with local band "Kings of None” as the opening act. Tickets cost $35 in advance (available at Sight & Sound, the CC Complex, and the Couchiching band office) and $40 at the door.

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The Fort Frances Canadian Bass Championship continues today and tomorrow (July 21-22) under the big tent at the Sorting Gap Marina. Today's weigh-in gets underway at 3:30 p.m., with the final one starting at 3 p.m. on Saturday.

The 30th-annual “Railroad Daze” continues today through Sunday (July 21-23) in Rainy River.

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The Fort Frances Lakers will hold a tryout camp today through Sunday (July 14-16) at Bronco Arena in International Falls. Registration and orientation begins at 7 p.m. tonight, followed by a scrimmage at 8:30. Scrimmages also will be held Saturday at 11:15 a.m. and 7 p.m., and again Sunday at 10 a.m.

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The “Castin' for Cash” bass tournament began today (July 7) at Lake Despair Lodge, located at the end of Highway 613 North. Weigh-ins start at 3:30 p.m. both today and tomorrow (July 8), with the first-place team winning $5,000.

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The Community Income Tax Program at the Fort Frances Volunteer Bureau (old CN station) has concluded. Those who have not picked up their tax records can do so there Mondays and Wednesdays from 1-4 p.m. Records will be held until today (June 30), after which they will be destroyed for privacy reasons. This includes records of past years, as well.