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English River Miners out of playoffs after Lakers’ four-game run

BY CLAIRE CUDAHY The English River Miners are out of the Superior International Junior Hockey League playoffs after their fourth consecutive loss to the Fort Frances Lakers in the best-of-seven semifinals. The Lakers overtook the Miners [...]

English River Miners prepare for playoffs

BY CLAIRE CUDAHY As the English River Miners prepare to kick off the playoffs tonight with a home game in Ear Falls against the Minnesota Iron Rangers, The Northern Sun News caught up with Head Coach [...]

Red Lake fighters come out on top at K-Town Throw Down

BY CLAIRE CUDAHY Fighters from the Red Lake area travelled to Kenora on March 12 for the first World Kickboxing Federation Canada Event to be held that far north. Red Lakers Matt Krummenacher and Logan MacDonald as [...]

Red Lake outdoor club in the works

BY CLAIRE CUDAHY Want to experience the wilderness around you with a group of likeminded adventurers? There’s a club for that. Not long after Dan Kincaid shared the idea of an outdoor club on the Red [...]

English River Miners announce team captains

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE After a six-week leadership evaluation process both on and off the ice, the English River Miners staff has appointed four mature players to lead the team this season. Newcomer Bryan Kromm was chosen [...]