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Peguis Juniors net mixed bag of results

The Peguis Juniors lost one and won another in their KJHL games Dec. 9 and 10. The loss did not dent their title hopes as the Juniors are firmly atop the league’s central division standings with 28 points as of Dec. 11.

Local couple hosting Linking Arms with Africa

farming couple from Riverton, who spent the better part of a year doing philanthropic work in South Sudan, an African country, are heading back to the continent to continue their charitable efforts. To help support their mission, Brian and Ruth Dyck will be having a coffee house fundraiser called Linking Arms with Africa at the Riverton Community H

An incinerator is seen in the woods on Dellen Millard's property near Waterloo, Ont., in this evidence photo. Millard and Laura Babcock are seen in the inset photos. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, Ontario Courts

Will Dellen Millard call on himself to testify?

TORONTO -- After five weeks of often damning testimony, the Crown rested its case against accused killers Dellen Millard and Mark Smich. Now we must wait to see if Millard will call himself to the stand to testify in his own defence.

RCMP East District Commander Supt. Joanne Keeping speaks about the S.T.A.R.T. program. (Brook Jones/Selkirk Journal/Postmedia Network)

Investing in at-risk youth in Selkirk

The Province is investing in a community-based partnership to ensure at-risk youth in Selkirk can access co-ordinated supports to reduce contact with the law, establish healthy life goals and become successful members of society, Justice Minister Heather Stefanson announced Nov. 17.

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Charges laid in homicide

Shane Scott Kenneth Sinclair, 29, from Peguis First Nation, was arrested and charged with Second Degree Murder Nov. 21.

St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Middlechurch hosts the Remembrance Day Service for the RM of West St. Paul Nov. 11. (Brook Jone/Selkirk Journal/Postmedia Network)

Lest We Forget

St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Middlechurch hosts the Remembrance Day Service for the RM of West St. Paul Nov. 11.

Selkirk Legion poppy officer Wayne Bird presents Selkirk mayor Larry Johannson with the first poppy just outside the local legion Oct. 25. (Brook Jones/Selkirk Journal/Postmedia Network)

Poppy drive underway in Selkirk

Selkirk Legion Branch No. 42 poppy officer Wayne Bird presented Mayor Larry Johannso with the first poppy of the campaign, Oct. 25, held each year to mark the upcoming Remembrance Day.