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KidSport raffle aims for sellout

A custom-built playhouse-garden shed is the grand prize in the 2019 KidSport raffle. At the ticket launch on May 3 were Lions Club members Syl Serblowski, Carol Conrad, Geoff Passey, Doug Ward, A&W owners Brian and Bernice Buffin, Clark’s Crossing Gazette publisher Terry Jenson and Martensville KidSport Coordinator Angie Reddekopp.

Organizers of the fifth annual KidSport raffle are confident that all 7,000 tickets will be sold before the big draw is held on July 4.

The grand prize in the raffle is a 100-square-foot playhouse  that doubles as a garden shed. Built by Grade 12 students at Martensville High School, the playhouse is valued at about $4,000. Continue reading “KidSport raffle aims for sellout”

Buechler wins high school wrestling gold

Drake Buechler of Warman High School won a gold medal in the male 56 kilogram class  at the Saskatchewan High School Athletics Association (SHSAA) wrestling championships last weekend at Campbell Collegiate in Regina.

Buechler’s teammate, Zakary Hamm, narrowly missed out on a medal as well in the same weight class, finishing fourth in a field of 12 competitors. Continue reading “Buechler wins high school wrestling gold”

MHS KidSport playhouse gets finishing touches

Martensville High School Grade 12 industrial arts students devoted countless hours to building this playhouse, the grand prize in a KidSport fundraising raffle

It’s the hottest ticket in town.

A customized 100-square foot playhouse built by Grade 12 students at Martensville High School (MHS) was officially completed on Wednesday, February 27.

The  playhouse, which can also be used as a high-end storage shed thanks to a set of double doors on the rear wall, is valued at $4,000.

It’s the grand prize in the fifth annual Martensville and Warman KidSport Raffle. Tickets are currently on sale through Martensville Lions Club members and also at the Martensville A&W. Continue reading “MHS KidSport playhouse gets finishing touches”