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The Attack Lose to the Soo

The Owen Sound Attack dropped a 5-3 decision to the Sault Ste Marie Greyhounds last night at the Lumley Bayshore.  The Hounds lead the O-H-L playoff series 2-1. Owen Sound outshot the Greyhounds 38-32 but a three minute stretch in the second period was the difference. The game was tied to that point but Sault […]

Scores from Monday, March 24th

NHL N.Y. Rangers 4 Phoenix 3 (OT) Los Angeles 3 Philadelphia 2 Montreal 2 Boston 1 (SO) Ottawa 4 Tampa Bay 3 (SO) Dallas 2 Winnipeg 1 Calgary 2 San Jose 1 (SO) OHL Sault Ste Marie 5 Owen Sound 3 (Sault Ste Marie leads the series 2-1) Saginaw 7 Erie 6 (Erie leads the […]

Brockton Continues Use Of Telephone and E-Voting

Residents in the Municipality of Brockton will once again have the option to vote either by internet or phone for the upcoming municipal election. However, the decision to eliminate paper ballot voting altogether remains. A petition was brought forward to council outlining a number of concerns from the last election and over internet voting. Including, privacy, […]

Lucknow Runner Competes on World Stage

Lucknow native Julie-Anne Staehli was 7th in the FISU cross country race held in Uganda. The World University championship was on Saturday and Staehli completed the 6 km course in 21:31:34.  The top three finishers came from Uganda, with the four to six spots claimed by Japanese competitors.  The first place time was 20:33:77. There […]