The Ultimate Flyer Award was presented to Nicholas Dubé, recognizing his contributions to the club on and off of the ice.

Flyers hand out year-end awards

The Kapuskasing Dufour Waste Disposal Flyers held their annual awards banquet this past Saturday, recognizing the best and brightest from the season past.

Representing Moonbeam in Miss North Ontario

Ashley Piche is representing the town of Moonbeam in the Miss North Ontario Pageant (MNO) taking place in Sudbury May 11-13, 2017. The MNO is a registered organization that promotes tourism in Northern Ontario and an annual supporter of Northern Ontario Families of Children with Cancer. (NOFCC)

705 Studios pumping out new music

It has been just two years since Kapuskasing man Dennis Habel opened 705 Studios, with the hope of bringing new, original music by northerners to the public at large.

t was a clean sweep for St. Patrick’s School students at the Zone-level Legion Public Speaking event in Hearst this past weekend as Sarah Card, Jared Duncan, and Macy Piché won their respective divisions.

Clean sweep!

The Kapuskasing public speaking students from St.Patrick's school have done it again, with all three students securing the win at the Zone level of the Royal Canadian Legion's public speaking contest.

Firefighters at the scene of a crash Tuesday in which a cement truck ended up on its side iin the ditch near Highway 174 and Blair Road ERROL MCGIHON / POSTMEDIA

Cement truck crashes through guardrail into ditch

A cement truck went off the Highway 174 east off ramp at Blair Road Tuesday afternoon, landing on its side in a swampy ditch.The crash crushed a guardrail just before 1 p.m.The driver was able to get out of the vehicle without the help of firefighters, who handed the scene over to clean-up crews.

Peterborough firefighters battle a fire on Saturday March 25, 2017 in Peterborough, Ont. that gutted the former biker clubhouse on the southeast corner of Park and Perry streets in Peterborough. (Clifford Skarstedt/Peterborough Examiner/Postmedia Network)

Fire at former Vagos bike clubhouse

The Ontario Fire Marshal's Office and city police are investigating after a fire early Saturday morning gutted a former biker clubhouse in Peterborough.