Benefit Hockey Game between Wellington OPP and Minto Firefighters

MINTO – Minto firefighters and members of the County of Wellington OPP took to the ice at the Palmerston arena for a benefit hockey game on Jan. 27. The fire brigade came out on top by a 4-3 count, but the real winner was Minto Minor Hockey, which will receive $1,700  from the proceeds of the game.


Ebbony Moroz dropped the puck between firefighter Jessica Martin and Provincial Constable Nic Moore for the official face-off. Photos by Patrick Raftis. 

Wellington OPP skaters put pressure on the Minto firefighters’ net during a benefit hockey game at the Palmerston arena.      

A sizeable crowd looks on. Admission was by donation and a total of $1,700 was raised for Minto Minor hockey.     

A Minto firefighter moves the puck into the Wellington OPP defensive zone during the game between local emergency service providers.