Local skaters put on quite the show last weekend as they packed the arena for two performances on March 31, 2012. With over 60 skaters taking to the ice ranging in age from 3 to 18, the BFSC Goes Glee year-end Carnival was a colourful, comical and toe-tapping way to end the 2012 season.
Submitted by Derek Brait, Red Lake Madsen Public School On Tuesday, February 28th, elementary skiers from the Red Lake District gathered to participate in the 2012 Annual Ski Loppet at the Golden Learning Centre in Balmertown. Big blue skies and warm temperatures made for a quick course and high spirits on race day when approximately […]
Readying for the 2012 Sunset Country Interclub Skating Competition to be held in Kenora from January 27th through 29th, skaters with the Balmertown Figure Skating Club welcomed their supporters to the Cochenour arena on January 20th, hosting their annual Solo Night. Featuring 21 programs and 11 skaters, the evening of performances was well attended and […]
As the community was celebrating the home of area ice sports this past weekend, a former Balmertown resident was cinching a top Canadian honour. Eric Radford and partner Megan Duhamel of Quebec were named 2012 Canadian Figure Skating Champions in the senior pairs event on January 21st after ending their weekend with 190.11 points well […]
By Jennifer Thurbide Last week was a busy one for all Red Lake District High School sports teams. On January 10th the RAMS boys hockey team faced off against the Dryden Eagles in Ear Falls. Capitalizing on early power-play chances the Eagles beat the home team 7-1 with the lone RAMS goal coming from James […]