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Humility, integrity, courage at forefront for new English River Miners coach

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE With 25 years of experience both playing and coaching junior hockey in Saskatchewan and Alberta, Derek Sweet-Coulter is ready to head east and head up the English River Miners as the team’s new [...]

English River Miners looking for new head coach and GM

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE The English River Miners will head into the 2015-16 season with a new head coach and general manager at the helm. “The English River Miners are announcing that after two seasons as coach [...]

World champions Radford and Duhamel visit Red Lake area

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE Fresh off a first place finish at the World Figure Skating Championships in Shanghai, China, Eric Radford and Meagan Duhamel came straight to the Red Lake area for a four day visit last [...]

Four-year-old Ear Falls snowmobiler finishes second in racing circuit

BY CLAIRE CUDAHY Terry Polkinghorne may only be four years old, but that hasn’t kept him from following in the footsteps of his father and competing in snowmobile races—a pursuit that landed him a second place [...]

Miners hang up their jerseys after a year of ‘development’

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE Photo by Pat Boucha The English River Miners 2014-15 season wrapped up last Friday after the team fell to the Thunder Bay North Stars with a 5-3 finish in game three of the [...]