KCS senior basketball teams off to great starts

Kindersley boys and girls teams both win opening tournaments

KCS senior basketball teams off to great startsKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Composite School senior boys and girls basketball teams had successful starts to their seasons last weekend. The boys hosted a six-team tournament with representation from Unity, Eagleview (Onion Lake), Saskatoon Legacy, Delisle and Asquith competing in two pools. The KCS boys started off against a very tough Unity…

Double D forced to hang up the skates

Back issues force Kindersley product Derek Dorsett to leave the NHL after more than 500 games

Double D forced to hang up the skatesClarion staff Health problems are forcing Kindersley’s Derek Dorsett to hang up his skates. The National Hockey League’s Vancouver Canucks announced last week that due to the health risks associated with playing, the 30-year-old must retire. Dorsett has played 515 NHL games through 10 seasons (with 51 goals and 76 assists for 127 points) with…

Sledge hockey tournament a success

The hometown Klippers did well, winning two games before losing their final one to an intermediate team from Regina

Sledge hockey tournament a successClarion staff The Kindersley Klippers sledge hockey tournament was dubbed a success by manager Tracy Lyons. The third annual event featured 10 teams from Saskatchewan and Alberta. It was the largest tournament to date. Teams were divided into junior and intermediate divisions. The hometown Klippers did well, winning two games before losing their final one…

Red Lions split weekend games

The Red Lions hope to move up the standings this weekend, hosting Macklin on Friday at 8:30 p.m. and Kerrobert on Saturday at 8 p.m.

Red Lions split weekend gamesKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Red Lions split their weekend road games, losing 9-7 in Luseland on Saturday after defeating Kerrobert 5-4 in a shootout on Friday. The Red Lions now have a record of 3-2-1 on the Sask West Hockey League season. The senior A squad hopes to improve on that this…

Local family to serve Christmas meal for community

Barry and Therese Malindine and family invite people in Kindersley and area to join them for Christmas dinner – at no cost

Local family to serve Christmas meal for communityKevin McBain of The Clarion A local family has decided to pay Christmas forward this year. Barry and Therese Malindine and family are making a Christmas meal as usual this year, but this time they’re inviting people in Kindersley and area to join them – at no cost. The Malindines will be serving up turkey…

Klippers pick up three points against tough opponents

They head out on the road before hosting five straight games at home, on Dec. 12, 13, 16, 18 and 19

Klippers pick up three points against tough opponentsKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Klippers picked up three of a possible four points last week against two very tough Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League opponents. In their latest game, on Saturday in front of a hometown crowd, they defeated the league-leading Notre Dame Hounds 2-1. And last Tuesday in the Battlefords, they earned…

It’s another musical Christmas

Two events in Kindersley over the next two Sundays will get you in the festive spirit

It’s another musical ChristmasClarion staff Two events over the next two Sundays will get you in the Christmas spirit. The annual Kindersley Christmas Carol Festival, sponsored by the Kindersley and District Music Festival Association, will be held this Sunday at 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s United Church. Organizer Glenda Giles said there will be about 22 musical numbers…

Young leaders, advisers enriched by national conference

Nine students and two staff members represented Kindersley Composite School in Waterloo, Ont.

Young leaders, advisers enriched by national conferenceKevin McBain of The Clarion with files from Heidi Marchant and Devin Vanthuyne, SLC advisers Nine students and two staff members represented Kindersley Composite School at the Canadian Leadership Conference in Waterloo, Ont. This was the 33rd year for the event, held Sept. 23 to Oct. 1. It brings together youth and adults from across…

Storm teams kick off indoor soccer season with medals

‘It was a very good start to the season,’ said club president Darin Wildman

Storm teams kick off indoor soccer season with medalsKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Storm rep club opened its indoor soccer season in style, winning a pair of silver medals at the Lakewood Kickstart Tournament on Nov. 10 to 12 weekend. The club had three teams participating, in the under-11; under-13 and under-17 age divisions. The U11's had a strong showing, despite…

Sledge hockey tournament goes this weekend

Action gets under way on Friday at 7 p.m. with the hometown Klippers taking on the Swift Current Ice Breakers

Sledge hockey tournament goes this weekendKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley sledge hockey club will host its third annual tournament this weekend, with a record 10 teams competing. Five teams will compete in the junior division – Kindersley, Edmonton, Calgary, Regina and Swift Current. Five more will compete in the intermediate division – Bruno, Cut Knife, Medicine Hat, Calgary…