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Ducks Unlimited Banquet


The 30th Maple Creek Ducks Unlimited banquet and auction was held April 17 at the Armoury. Auctioneer Tyler Cronkhite (left) and DU representative Tom Jordens pose with Lacey Fryer as she holds up a Redlin print during the live auction. About 165 people came out for the evening, which included games, raffles and a prime rib supper prepared by The Resort at Cypress Hills. DU… Read More »

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