Local News

Boys cross country team places 7th out of field of 30

East Grand Forks Invitational Cross Country Meet, Tuesday, September 21, 2004

Area gets new community counselor

Ken Johnston

Feeling stressed? Having marital problems? Facing addiction or family violence? Well there is someone in Rainy River who can help you.

Memories fetched the highest bids at Salchert auction

Michael Hilborn

People from all over the district, and as far away as London, Ont., came out in droves Saturday for what turned out to be an opportunity to say a last farewell to one of the area’s best-known and well-liked characters.

Bergland plays host to 84th area Women’s Institute convention

News Release
Women’s Institutes

The 84th Northwestern Ontario Women’s Institute Area Convention was held at the Bergland Community Hall on September 20 & 21.

Jr. Girls basketball dominates Whitefish Bay at home

Ken Johnston

The Rainy River High School Owls have started their fall basketball (girls) and volleyball (boys) seasons.

Morson W.I. Report

T. Rosemary Laevens
Public Relations Officer

At the Morson WI meeting, Sept. 16, the 2004 WI quilt was won by Missy Hartnell. Patsy Moen offered to deliver the quit to Missy.

Back to business after summer break

After a very busy summer, we had 15 members come to our regular September meeting.

Records set, new champs crowned

Ken Johnston

Better late than never! Words that Oliver and Jason Gibbins, of Morson, will likely live by forever.

Forest Women’s Institute donates to Rainy River Centennial

Laurel Desrosier
Forest Women’s Institute

Forest Women’s Institute met on September 14th at the home of Vivian Hartnell with thirteen members present.

Brubacher takes over kindergarten post

Ken Johnston

This is Charlene Brubacher’s second year teaching in the area but her first in Rainy River.

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