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Cherry Grove and Ardmore getting new outdoor rinks

The M.D. of Bonnyville has awarded tenders for new outdoor rinks for Cherry Grove and Ardmore. During its regular council meeting, the tenders were awarded to GenMec ACL at $2.4 million, which was funded through the 2020 Parks Capital Budget. The rinks will be built from steel–a cheaper option from …

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Cold Lake’s North Arena to keep standing

Cold Lake North Arena will continue operating for another season. City council voted to fund the arena as a hockey venue for the next 12 months after the response from Cold Lake Minor Hockey who said they’d have to cap registrations if the North Arena closed. The City is also …

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Dean Smyl named St. Paul Canadiens’ new GM

Image credit: Smyl Motors.  Dean Smyl has become the new general manager for the St. Paul Canadiens following a long history with the team. “I’m looking forward to the challenge. These things don’t come easy, and I’m very excited to be in this position,” said Smyl. Among Smyl’s responsibilities will …

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Save north arena, again

Cold Lake Minor Hockey is pleading with city council to save the North Arena, again. In 2018, the organization successfully convinced council to keep the arena operational following the opening of the second rink at the Energy Centre. CLMH may have a harder time saving the big blue beauty this …

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Heartbreak Hotel

Tales from the Timebox: February 25th, 2020 Image: Elk Point Micro-Novice Avalanche at Mallaig Tournament Atom Avalanche A heart breaker and some tears for our little Atom Avalanche team this past week when their provincial hopes ended in dramatic fashion in overtime against the CNN Spurs. The Avalanche had made …

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Hockey Day in Elk Point

Tales from the Timebox: February 11th, 2020 Image: Micro-Novice Avalanche celebrating Hockey Day in Canada  Micro-Novice Avalanche       What better way to spend hockey day in Canada than down at the rink. The Micro-Novice parents and players did just that hosting a eight team tournament for the little …

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Four on four

Tales from the Timebox, January 21st, 2020 If the hockey players keep getting bigger and more skilled, four on four hockey may be the way of the future one day in the NHL. The Novice hockey teams are already way ahead of the curve. Half ice and four on four …

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Deep Freeze

Tales from the Timebox: January 14th, 2020 Image: Elk Point Novice Avalanche in action Looks like this deep freeze is here to stay for a while. Unless you’re in Florida the best place to spend a weekend when it’s this wicked cold is in a hockey arena. It’s true, ours …

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Time to lace up those skates

Tales from the Timebox: October 16th, 2019 Finally, it’s that time again, time to lace them up.  Usually every year around the Thanksgiving weekend our ice at the A.G. Ross Arena will be ready to skate on. This year we had an earlier then normal start, but as we encountered …

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Cold Lake Wings Suspend Operations

The Cold Lake Wings announced today that it will be suspending operations for the 2019-2020 season. In a statement today, a team representative stated “it is simply impossible to properly operate a business with 3 Junior teams in the same small market. The Wings organization would like to thank it’s …

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