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Area schools gear up for basketball conference playoffs

High School Basketball conference championships take place this coming weekend

This weekend, Friday and Saturday, March 8 – 9, 2019, is the start of the ‘Road to HOOPLA’.

The Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association has 41 Conference basketball championships taking place. Several high schools in this area are competing in their respective conference championships. Continue reading “Area schools gear up for basketball conference playoffs”

Area communities compete in ‘Go Out and Play’ Challenge

The City of Warman is hoping to earn a $10,000 financial boost for a new accessible playground.

The town of Aberdeen, meanwhile, would like to use the prize money from the Blue Cross ‘Go Out and Play’ Challenge to build a walking path around its soccer and football field.

But the competition, sponsored by In Motion, will be stiff. Other area communities are in the hunt for the first prize windfall as well: Continue reading “Area communities compete in ‘Go Out and Play’ Challenge”

Martensville, Rosthern, Aberdeen capture high school curling district crowns

Tanner Johnston throw the rock for Martensville High, while teammates Taylor Warren and Rylan Gabruck get ready to sweep during CVAC district championships in Dalmeny February 8

Central Valley Athletic Conference (CVAC) senior curling teams battled it out during district playoffs at the Dalmeny Curling Club on February 8.

Martensville High took home the district championship in the boys tournament, while  Rosthern High won the girls category and Aberdeen team 1 was the champion of the mixed division. Those teams earned a spot at the SHSAA Region D Tournament, which is in Meadow Lake on March 1 and 2. Continue reading “Martensville, Rosthern, Aberdeen capture high school curling district crowns”