Archive : ' Red Lake'

Local triumphs at jiu-jitsu competition

BY HEATHER COLLINS Red Lake resident Logan MacDonald recently racked up some serious hardware in the Sylvio Behring 2014 Spring Classic Submission Grappling Tournament (in Manitoba) in Brazilian jiu-jitsiu. MacDonald placed gold in the “no gi” [...]

Red Lake area protesters ‘fight the power’

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE The group of protesters that gathered along Hwy. 105 in Red Lake last Friday was as diverse as they get: young parents, retired men and women, singles, elderly, and even some children. Their [...]

Phone scams target local residents

BY HEATHER COLLINS A rash of phone scams, using a variety of techniques to swindle people out of money, have hit a number of local residents recently. Local Brenda O’Shaughnessy was recently victimized by more than [...]

Multiuse Complex Committee works toward “shovel-ready plan”

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE The Red Lake area Multiuse Complex Committee (MCC) is about to enter the next phase of planning which will include selecting a company to help with conceptual drawings, construction budgeting, operating cost, as [...]

2014 elementary cross-country ski loppett

A total of 79 skiers from Golden Learning Centre (GLC), Red Lake Madsen Public School (RLMPS), St. John School (SJS) and Ear Falls Public School (EFPS) headed to McKenzie Island on March 19 for the annual [...]