Preparations for the Cameco Hockey Weekend began in Wadena seven months ago, with the local organizing committee working in conjunction with Cameco to bring a spectacular event to the town. Like a brewing storm, the Cameco Hockey weekend started off quietly, with Wednesday night (Jan. 13) featuring the Atoms’ first game to kick off the […]
Every year, the Heart and Stroke Foundation’s 30-seat Big Bike rolls into town. The local team of peddlers, who call themselves the Wadena Heart Throbs, raised $7,368 this June. The 30-seat bike travels to more than 200 communities annually, raising funds for heart disease and stroke education, research and prevention.
The people of Saskatchewan rallied for the 39th time to raise money to help residents in need of medical care and equipment, funds for travel and accommodation, and more. This year we raised more than $4-million. School students, seniors’ clubs and other groups and individuals all around the province have been fundraising for months, and […]
Residents of the village of Margo held their annual Winter Fun Days and rink fundraiser on Feb 27 and 28. The winning team, the Margo Brewers, shows off its swanky trophy. Left to right, Damon Johnson, Ambrose Allen, Derek Ekstrom, Evan Johnson, Johnny McKoshom, Desie Ochitwa and Lee Johnson. The 3-on-3 rec. hockey tournament drew […]
The Rose Valley Kinette Club held a steak supper, cake walk, silent and live auction on March 1 to raise money for Telemiracle 39. Lars Halvorson attended the fundraiser, as did Telemiracle Teddy. Photo courtesy Melissa Rustad. The event was held in the arena lobby. The cake walk raised $174.10; steak and hot dog supper, […]