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May 2013

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 87 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
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Chartrand Gets Opening Start for Indians

Joe Carnahan and Cody Chartrand at last year's Indians awardsThe Swift Current Indians will open their season tonight in Saskatoon against the Yellow Jackets.Cody Chartrand will be getting the opening... read more..

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Ridres Add Two, Release One

The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced today they have signed import receiver Yamon Figurs and non-import linebacker Jordan Matechuk. Financial details of the signings were not released.Figurs (5’11 –... read more..

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Betties Host National Champions

Swift Current's Redneck Betties are ready for their biggest challenge yet. The local roller derby squad is hosting the national champion Saskatoon MindFox on Saturday. "It's the biggest game read more..

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Track Meet Moved to Monday

The Chinook School Division track meet that was suppose to take place Wednesday has been moved to Monday. Officials said the track at Shaunavon will not be ready to go Thursday or Friday due to wet read more..

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Indians Ready for Season Opener

Joe Carnahan When the WMBL season starts Friday for the Swift Current Indians, it starts with a flurry. The Tribe play games on five straight days and six games in seven days. They're still mi... read more..

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Steenbergen Invited to Mentorship Camp

Tyler SteenbergenThe National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) announced that Swift Current Broncos prospect, forward Tyler Steenbergen, has been invited to the third annual Allstate All-Can... read more..

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Riders Sign QB & Draft Picks

The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced today they have signed import quarterback Tino Sunseri. Financial details of the signings were not released.Sunseri (6’2 – 215) joins the Riders after spending t... read more..

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New Indians Introduced at BBQ

Outfielder and pitcher Jake Gonzalez was fresh off the plane to Swift Current as he hit the WMBL meet the Indians BBQ last night. The player from Houston Baptist University has a few goals in mind read more..

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Track Meet Update

The Chinook School Division track meet that was suppose to take place today and was postponed until tomorrow in Shaunavon has once again been postponed. Officials said the track at Shaunavon will not... read more..

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Riders Announce Plaza of Honor Inductees

Today the Saskatchewan Roughrider Plaza of Honor Committee announced two new members will be inducted into the Plaza of Honor. This year Eddie Davis and Gene Makowsky will have their names forever etc... read more..

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Overtime May 27th Podcast

The only local sports talk show in southwest Saskatchewan hit the air again this week.Home Hardware’s Overtime runs from 6pm to 7pm every Monday night live from Boston Pizza’s lounge in Swift Curren read more..

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Meet the Swift Current Indians Tonight

The Swift Current Indians will kick off the new WMBL season this weekend. They open with two road games in Saskatoon on Friday and Moose Jaw on Saturday, before hosting Edmonton on Sunday read more..

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Swift Current Hosts Soccerfest

Swift Current teams were dominant hosts at the 17th Soccerfest over the weekend. There were 34 teams from across western Canada at the event and local teams kept two gold medals in the city. The Unde... read more..

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Minor Ball Recap

There was some success for Swift Current's minor baseball teams this weekend. The Midget AA Indians split their doubleheader with the southeast Twins this weekend, with a 10-0 win in the first game, ... read more..

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Memorial Cup Blog: Mooseheads Crowned Champions

Nathan MacKinnon played hero again with his second hat trick of the tournament as his Halifax Mooseheads beat the Portland Winterhawks 6-4 to win the Memorial Cup.Here is some audio reaction to the ga... read more..

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Lambert Wins 2nd Straight PBR

Zane Lambert shows off his championship buckle after winning Saturday's event If Zane Lambert liked bull riding in Swift Current last year, he loves it now. The Westbourne, MB cowboy won his 2nd-str... read more..

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Memorial Cup Blog: Championship Preview

Halifax F Stephen MacAaulay talks to the mediaClick here for Sunday Audio Report 1 Click here for Sunday Audio Report 2 Click here for Halifax F Nathan MackInnon's scrum audio Click here for Halifax F... read more..

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Drouin Beats Lowry for CHL Player of the Year

Seth Jones Swift Current Broncos Captain Adam Lowry was denied the CHL Player of the Year Award. Instead the honour went to Halifax Mooseheads forward Jonathan Drouin. Lowry won the Four Broncos Memo... read more..

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Smith's NHL Season Over

Zack Smith The season is over for Maple Creek's Zack Smith and the Ottawa Senators. They fell 6-2 to Pittsburgh in game 5 and lost their second round series 4-1. The Senators pulled off an upset ov... read more..

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Memorial Cup Blog: Hawks Win Semi-Final

Taylor Peters defends Max Domi in the final minute Ty Rattie's tournament leading 5th goal lifted his Portland Winterhawks to a 2-1 win over the London Knights in the Memorial Cup semi-final. They'll... read more..

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Memorial Cup Blog: Knights Eliminate Blades

The Blades salute their home crowdA roller coaster season for the Saskatoon Blades ended with a thud.(Click here for the full Memorial Cup Blog)The host Blades have come under fire all season and went... read more..

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Riders Add McElveen

The Saskatchewan Roughriders announced today they have acquired import defensive lineman Jermaine McElveen from the Hamilton Tiger Cats.McElveen (6’4 – 265) will be entering his sixth CFL season as he... read more..

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Hunchak Ready for Next Step

Dave Hunchak when coaching in Moose Jaw The New Head Coach of the Kamloops Blazers is enjoying his time at the Memorial Cup in Saskatoon.Dave Hunchak, who was an assistant coach in Swift Current and ... read more..

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Bantam Indians Win Again

The Swift Current Bantam Indians beat the Moose Jaw Mallards last night and ran their winning streak to five games.They're 7-1-2 so far this season.Next up for the bantam tribe is a double header on read more..

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15U SunDogs Win Tier 4 National Gold

* back row - Sterling Tschetter, Tyler Wieler, Mitchell Wiens, Head Coach Dan Andrie * middle row - Reagan Martin, Tanner Williams, Matthew Smid * front row - Kyle Theise, Taylor Mattson, Dylan Morten read more..

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Former Bronco & Blades One Game from Memorial Cup Final

Graeme CraigA huge opportunity for the Saskatoon Blades tonight.The Memorial Cup hosts can book a ticket right to the final of the tournament with a win over Portland.Former Bronco and current Blades ... read more..

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Heatherington Invited to NHL Scouting Combine

Dillon Heatherington (photo by Darwin Knelsen) Swift Current Broncos defenceman, Dillon Heatherington, is among 101 of the top NHL draft-eligible players from North America and Europe who have been i... read more..

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Hole in One at Chinook

Chinook Golf Course is excited to announce that the first hole in one of the season happened on Monday, May 20.Congratulations to Tyler Byers who performed this hole in one on the 6th hole which is read more..

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Riders Prepare for Season

The Saskatchewan Roughriders are gearing up for a big season in 2013.They're hosting the Grey Cup and excitement is building, but Coach Corey Chamblain doesn't want the players focusing on that."The read more..

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New Fruit Snacks Need A Name

First there was breakfast cereal, then potato chips and now, this summer, Co-op and the Saskatchewan Roughriders have teamed up to create a "Game-Day Approved" fruit snack. The watermelon-flavoured read more..

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