News from around St. Marys.

U-10 ringette team finding its groove in New Year

Three consecutive wins after holiday break for Snipers Early in the New Year, the U-10 Snipers ringette team is finding its stride under the guidance of their bench staff. “It’s really starting to come together for this team,” coach Christen Graham commented following their latest streak “as a result of the coaching of Regan Mitchell,…

U-16 Snipers battle back to defeat the Edge 6-4

Sterkenburg, Boyer and Lynch each score pair in comeback road win FERGUS – St. Marys U-16 Snipers travelled here last Thursday to take on the 2-11-1 Elora-Fergus Edge at the Centre Wellington Community Sportsplex. It was not a pretty start. For only the second time this season (first time in league play), the Snipers did…

Groundwater Management Rebate Pending

By Paul Dreossi, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter During the St. Marys Town Council meeting of January 28, Environmental Services Supervisor David Blake submitted a report to Council that identified that a significant volume of groundwater is entering the municipal sanitary system from private property. The source of this ground water is primarily from eves trough…

Space to Spoon launches at the St. Marys Museum

New exhibit fuses space technology and sustainable farming The St. Marys Museum is excited to announce a new exhibition on loan from the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum and the Canadian Space Agency: Space to Spoon. Space to Spoon demonstrates how space technology benefits Canadian farmers and sustainable agriculture. It also highlights the Canadian Space Agency’s Earth…

Lincs’ trainer to work for pro team in Alabama

Darren Smale will be head clubhouse manager with Los Angeles Angels ‘AA’ baseball club By Pat Payton Darren Smale admits it’s been a “wild ride” the last year and a half. The St. Marys Jr. ‘B’ Lincolns’ head trainer recently accepted the head clubhouse manager position with the newly-named Rocket City Trash Pandas baseball club,…

U-12 Petites heading to Provincials in Soo in April

Ringette team currently fundraising for their trip north; spaghetti dinner Feb. 10 By Pat Payton SAULT STE. MARIE – The St. Marys U-12 Provincial Petite team will be travelling here for the Provincial ringette tournament, April 2-5. The team is currently fundraising for their trip north and is looking for sponsorship. The Snipers are also…