Canada 150 Fund

The Department of Canadian Heritage (PCH) is the lead department for the celebrations of Canada 150 and has created the Canada 150 Fund; a funding initiative that aims to promote Canadian values, culture and history, generate national pride and bring citizens together to celebrate Canada 150.  Funding is available in the form of grants or…

NOCA Scotties starts Thursday

The Fort William Curling Club will play host to the inaugural true Northern Ontario Scotties Provincial Championship.  This year sees Northern Ontario have the opportunity to have its own berth in the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw, Feburary 14-22, 2015.  In the past, the NOCA teams have competed against teams from the OCA…

Junior Provincial Champions Declared

Congratulations to the Krysta Burns rink ( Burns, Leah Hodgon, Sara Guy, Laura Masters, Coach Rodney Guy) and the Tanner Horgan rink (Horgan, Jacob Horgan, Connor Lawes, Maxime Blais, Coach Gerry Horgan) for winning the Best Western NOCA Junior Provincials.  Both teams hail from the Idylwylde G&CC. The Burns and Horgan rinks will represent Northern…