Three lucky ladies won prizes in the Chairs for Charity raffle held at the Alzheimer Dinner on Saturday. Fr. l. to ro, Alice Bremeault, Janet Hughes and Peggy Miniely, all standing behind their prizes. Almost $600 was raised by the raffle.
Kenora-Rainy River Alzheimer Society representative, Mary O'Connor, far right and volunteers Marlene McNally and Bob Johnston presented RR Mayor Deb Ewald with a flag to display at the town office in an effort to raise awareness during January which is Alzheimer Month.
The New Year’s Baby for 2015 is Arielle Marie Shana Andrushuk. She was born at Riverside Health Care’s La Verendrye General Hospital site on January 2nd at 9:32 pm weighing in at 7 lbs. Proud parents are Alexandra Andrushuk and Brayden Baldwin, of Fort Frances Ontario.
–Heather Latter photo
Ralph Armstrong-skip, Todd Armstrong-third, Stacey Armstrong-second and Jackson Armstrong-lead won the 'A' Event at the annual Rainy River Boxing Day bonspiel.
Riverview Elementary Students have been busy decorating LCBO bags with a message, "Don't Drink and Drive. Last Thursday they presented their bags to Constable Guy Beaudry to be delivered to the RR LCBO where patrons will get their products in the decorated bags. Back row, l. to r., Teacher Jeff Wiersema and Const. Guy Beaudry. Middle row, l. to r., Mya Johnson, Kylynn Anderson, Teira Forester-Wolanicki and Oren Wennal-Jack. Fr. row, l. to r., Hunter Kreger and Naren Wood.