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Today's date: Monday February 19, 2018 Vol 51 Issue 07
   
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Provincial champs

Provincial champs

The Palmerston Juvenile Girls Terminators team won the provincial broomball championship at a tournament in Barrie from Feb. 9 to 11.

Shuffleboard league to be set up in Mapleton with $25,000 grant from New Horizons program

Shuffleboard league to be set up in Mapleton with $25,000 grant from New Horizons program

MAPLETON - The Seniors’ Centre for Excellence (SCFE) will soon be launching a new shuffleboard league.

Sweetheart Bonspiel

Sweetheart Bonspiel

The Fergus Curling Club hosted its Sweetheart Bonspiel on Feb. 10. The big winners of the day were from the Newmarket and Burlington curling clubs.

M.A.S.H. curlers

M.A.S.H. curlers

The Fergus Curling Club hosted its Sweetheart Bonspiel on Feb. 10, with a movie theme. The best costume award was given to a Fergus team dressed as M.A.S.H. characters. From left: Debbie Clark, Brian Clark, Linda Baker and Mike Baker.

Skoufis to talk on bullying

GUELPH - Nathan Skoufis, 23, of Guelph, owner and head instructor of Guelph Family Martial Arts and multiple time world champion, is set to speak at National Anti-Bullying Day Feb. 22 at Paisley Road Public School.

Superstars shine at first Valentine competition on Feb. 10

Superstars shine at first Valentine competition on Feb. 10

FERGUS - The Superstars Baton Club started off the competition season well at its first 2018 competition in Newmarket on Feb. 10. Approximately 70 athletes attended this Miss Valentine Twirl.

Season ender

Season ender

The 100th year for the Elora Rocks ended early. The team ended their season on Feb. 6 with a 2-15-0-3 standing.

Rotarians host bonspiel

Rotarians host bonspiel

CLIFFORD - The 2018 Clifford Rotary Bonspiel was held on Feb. 3 at the Clifford Arena. Eight teams played in each draw at 8:30 and 10:30am.

McGinns’ Big Game looking for sponsors

FERGUS - The inaugural McGinn brothers Big Game is being hosted by brothers Jamie, Tye and Brock McGinn in Fergus on Aug. 17. The brothers, who have all played in the NHL, are looking for sponsors for the event, which is raising money for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Centre Wellington (BBBS) capital building fund.

Over $11,000 raised at Bowl for Kids Sake kick-off event in Mount Forest

Over $11,000 raised at Bowl for Kids Sake kick-off event in Mount Forest

MOUNT FOREST - Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Wellington (BBBSNW) kicked off its largest annual fundraising event, Bowl for Kids Sake, on Feb. 11. The Minto and Mapleton community bowling day coincided with the kickoff at the Mount Forest Bowling Centre. Campaign coordinator Teri Dykeman said 178 bowlers raised a total of $11,302 at the event.

Drayton and Community take leads in semi-finals in NDCHL action

Brent Mulder stepped into a loose puck along the right boards. Mulder went to the net and slipped a soft shot along the ice to send the puck under the goalie’s pads.

Elora raceway to host National Driving Championship

ELORA - Grand River Raceway will host the 2018 National Driving Championship later this year. Officials from the raceway and Standardbred Canada announced on Feb. 15 the championship will take place in Elora on Sept. 26.
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GRCA discusses budget, shows big decrease for local municipal levies
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Provincial and federal governments mark Agriculture Day with funding agreement
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McGinns’ Big Game looking for sponsors
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