GALLERY: Strong 2nd sends Timmins over Elliot Lake

TIMMINS, Ont. – Timmins Rock captain Tyler Schwindt tallied twice, as part of a four-goal second period, which helped propel his club to a 5-2 triumph over the Elliot Lake Red Wings Thursday in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League contest at McIntyre Arena. A fairly evenly-played opening 20 minutes saw it remain scoreless thanks […]

Wildcats announce coaching change

The Elliot Lake Wildcats announced today that they have a new Head Coach and General Manager. Taureen White, formerly of the Nepean Raiders of the CCHL, will take over duties effective immediately and is expected to be behind the bench for the Wildcats game against the Rayside Balfour Canadians on Friday night (December 6th). White […]

NOJHL, CMHA’s lead by example

Other leagues follow suit to provide mental health support to Jr. A players (Nov. 19, 2019) – The positive impact of a mental health and sports program delivered by local branches of the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) in partnership with the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League (NOJHL) has caught the attention of other Jr. […]

Wildcats getting in shape for new hockey season

The Elliot Lake Wildcats have been on the ice four times so far this season, three in exhibition games and their first regular season match. Kevin McSheffrey for    More from Kevin McSheffrey George Thomas, chair of the Elliot Lake Wildcats board, says the team’s out-of-town players arrived in Elliot Lake on Aug. 14 and […]

Elliot Lake City Council decides to repair Centennial Arena

Repairs costing around $600,000 should make the structure useable for up to five years, says engineer Brent Sleightholm Elliot Lake City Council has made its final call, after weeks of speculation on the future of the city’s 60-year-old Centennial Arena. Council voted five-to-one in favour of repairing the structure on Spruce Avenue, on the promise of structural […]