News from around St. Marys.

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…

Legion Midgets complete 3-0 sweep of Mooretown

MOORETOWN – The Royal Canadian Legion A-E Midgets completed a three-game sweep of the Jr. Flags here last Wednesday night. A shortened bench due to injury and exams was met head-on by a determined 11-player Rock team, who skated to a 4-1 victory. “The boys came out hard and took control of the game from…

Lincs gain just one point in two weekend losses

Team has to get back to the basics, says coach McClement By Pat Payton The St. Marys Lincolns have to get back to the drawing board as they head towards the Western Conference playoffs, says coach Trent McClement. McClement made the comment after the Lincs lost a two-goal lead for the second consecutive night, dropping…

Alumni honouring players from team’s early era

By Pat Payton The St. Marys Lincolns’ Alumni group will hold a special night this Saturday, Feb. 1, honouring all surviving players and executive members from the inaugural year (1956-57) to the 1962-63 championship season. About 30 former players and executives from that era are expected to attend. After dinner in the End Zone room,…