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Nadine Fehr (middle) Harley Harris (left) and Sam Silverthorn (right) pose with their medals after the ski-cross competition at Table Mountain on Tuesday. It was Fehr's won her second gold medal of the games, after winning the U-16 female ski-cross.
Nadine Fehr (middle) Harley Harris (left) and Sam Silverthorn (right) pose with their medals after the ski-cross competition at Table Mountain on Tuesday. It was Fehr's won her second gold medal of the games, after winning the U-16 female ski-cross. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

Sask. Winter Games: Rivers West win 8 medals in alpine ski-cross

By Nathan Kanter
February 20, 2018 - 9:03pm

Although a total of 18 medals were up for grabs in alpine skiing on day two of the Saskatchewan Winter Games, 19 medals were awarded in the end, due to a tie for the bronze in the U-16 male ski-cross.

Sarah Bargen, right, and Ashytn Ritco, left, both medalled in the U-15 female mass start biathlon on Tuesday, with Bargen winning gold for Rivers West and Ritco winning bronze for Prairie Central.
Sarah Bargen, right, and Ashytn Ritco, left, both medalled in the U-15 female mass start biathlon on Tuesday, with Bargen winning gold for Rivers West and Ritco winning bronze for Prairie Central. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

Sask. Winter Games: Four different districts win biathlon medals

By Nathan Kanter
February 20, 2018 - 7:09pm

The big cities swept the mass start U-15 male biathlon, while Rivers West and Prairie Central medalled in the female U-15 mass start biathlon at Blue Mountain on day two of the Saskatchewan Winter Games.

Amber Frombach of Regina, Grier Slabaida of Rivers West, Avery Seman of South West and Heather Harrison of Saskatoon await the starter's pistol.
Amber Frombach of Regina, Grier Slabaida of Rivers West, Avery Seman of South West and Heather Harrison of Saskatoon await the starter's pistol. Roger White/battlefordsNOW Staff

Speed skaters thrill crowds at Sask. Winter Games

By Roger White
February 20, 2018 - 2:00pm

It was a dominant performance on the speed skating oval  for both Team Prairie Central and Team Saskatoon at the opening day of the Saskatchewan Winter Games Monday.

Jeannette Eddolls will add the P.A.Council of Women's Hall of Fame to her list of accolades for her dedication to education and volunteerism.
Jeannette Eddolls will add the P.A.Council of Women's Hall of Fame to her list of accolades for her dedication to education and volunteerism. File photo/paNOW Staff

Local educator and volunteer to be inducted into Women's Hall of Fame

By Glenn Hicks
February 20, 2018 - 2:00pm

For Jeannette Eddolls, spending time helping the community is what you do if you have the time. “Otherwise," she said, "too much time can be spent with trivia.”

From Prince Albert, athletes Chloe Lysitza, centre, and Nicole Penner, right, with Lakeland District team coach Brianne Jubenvill at the games Tuesday. The girls were taking part in the duet competition.
From Prince Albert, athletes Chloe Lysitza, centre, and Nicole Penner, right, with Lakeland District team coach Brianne Jubenvill at the games Tuesday. The girls were taking part in the duet competition. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Synchronized swimmers show their finesse at Tuesday's games

By Angela Brown
February 20, 2018 - 2:00pm Updated: February 21, 2018 - 9:03am

Young athlete Kaibrie Lumbard from Lloydminster with Team Rivers West was all smiles after winning gold in the solo synchronized swimming finals Tuesday.

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