June 30, 2015 21.1°C

Celebrating Canada!


Celebrating Canada! – James and Jackie Peterson relax in the giant Adirondack chairs James built on their property at 201 Cypress Street.  He got the idea during a trip to New Brunswick two years ago, where they saw similar chairs near Bathurst bearing a flag.  Inspired, James set to work in his backyard building his own version. Since setting the chairs on their property facing… Read More »

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Kirk Heaviland bats for the Mohawks as they face Gull Lake on Monday. The Mohawks are now 5-1 after defeating the Greyhounds 6-5.

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Dalton Kaake winds up for a pitch as the Mohawks host the Cypress County Black Sox in their home opener Tuesday evening. Maple Creek earned a 10-4 victory – their second win of the season. They will host Richmound on Friday. Photo by Marcia Love

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