Thursday , 27 January 2022

Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.

Scholarships awarded as St. Paul Canadiens Alumni make announcements

The St. Paul Canadiens Alumni Foundation held a ceremony before Saturday night’s against the Wainwright Bisons to recognize the new championship banners that hang from the rafters of the Clancy Richard Arena, recognized former players who had passed away, and awarded the first two scholarships to current players on the …

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School divisions allowing practices, SPERD allowing league games

Many Lakeland area schools have the pause on athletic competitions with the current COVID situation in the province.  Northern Lights Public Schools and Lakeland Catholic School District are allowing their schools to continue practices, but have shut down games and competitions. However this is not the case for all schools …

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Ice trump Canadiens in final regular season matchup

The Cold Lake Ice and St. Paul Canadiens finished their last regular season game on Friday, with Elijah Brown scoring a pair of goals in the third period and overtime for the Ice in a 5-4 victory.  The season-series after six games is tied three apiece with Cold Lake’s win, …

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Ceremony before Voyageurs game planned for Mark Froehler

Lac La Biche residents will have the chance to recognize a long-time hockey volunteer in the community. Before puck drop between the Portage College Voyageurs and NAIT Ooks men’s hockey game on Friday night, a ceremony in honour of Mark Froehler is scheduled for 6:45pm. Over the years, Froehler dedicated …

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Cold Lake Aeros and member teams leave WSHL to start new league

The Cold Lake Aeros along with five other Canadian and American franchises announced they are forming a new non-sanctioned league and are leaving the Western States Hockey League behind.  In a press release dated on Jan. 4, the statement released by the Cold Lake Aeros, Barrhead Bombers, Vegreville Vipers, Edmonton …

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