Beardy’s Blackhawks play final game

Beardy’s Blackhawks play final game

It was the end of an era on Saturday as the Beardy’s Blackhawks played their final game. The home team of the Beardy’s and Okemasis Cree Nation has played in the Saskatchewan Midget AAA Hockey League for the last 25 years but won’t be back next year due to a change in...
Ice Wolves clip Wings 

Ice Wolves clip Wings 

After a tough 6-5 shootout loss Wednesday at home versus Estevan, the La Ronge Ice Wolves responded Friday when they clipped the Weyburn Red Wings 4-2 at the Mel Hegland Uniplex.  “The good thing is we found a way to win,” said Ice Wolves Head Coach and GM Kevin...
Peck wins Canadian Challenge

Peck wins Canadian Challenge

Grande Prairie, Alberta’s Aaron Peck is the winner of the 12-dog portion of the Canadian Challenge Sled Dog Race. Peck was first across the finish line early Friday morning in downtown La Ronge. This isn’t Peck’s first Canadian Challenge win, as he captured the...
Crown land lease fees frozen for remote cabins

Crown land lease fees frozen for remote cabins

Northern remote cabin owners are getting a break on their Crown land lease fees, as the Ministry of Environment has capped it at $888. A proposal introduced in 2019 would have seen annual Crown land lease fees increase to $1,500 over four years. Now the rate is frozen...