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Defenceman Connor Smith was selected by the Humboldt Broncos in an effort by the SJHL to help the team replenish their roster following the team's fatal bus crash April 6.
Defenceman Connor Smith was selected by the Humboldt Broncos in an effort by the SJHL to help the team replenish their roster following the team's fatal bus crash April 6. File photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Broncos select Smith from Stars to replenish lineup

By Roger White
June 12, 2018 - 8:00am

A 19-year-old defenceman from the Battlefords North Stars was one of 10 players selected by the Humboldt Broncos to bolster their lineup. The Broncos franchise is rebuilding after the tragic April 6 bus crash that left 16 members of the organization dead and 13 others injured.

The Battlefords North Stars called a press conference for Tuesday to announce the new head coach and general manager. CJNB and battlefordsNOW will carry the announcement live beginning at 10 a.m.
The Battlefords North Stars called a press conference for Tuesday to announce the new head coach and general manager. CJNB and battlefordsNOW will carry the announcement live beginning at 10 a.m. File photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

North Stars to announce new head coach and G.M. Tuesday

By Roger White
June 11, 2018 - 12:00pm

The Battlefords North Stars will introduce their new coach and general manager Tuesday morning at the Civic Centre.

The Saskatchewan Rush beat the Rochester Knighthawks 15-10 to win the NLL Cup on June 9, 2018.
The Saskatchewan Rush beat the Rochester Knighthawks 15-10 to win the NLL Cup on June 9, 2018. Saskatchewan Rush/Twitter

Saskatchewan Rush beat Rochester, claim third NLL title in four years

By Keenan Sorokan/CKOM News Staff
June 11, 2018 - 8:45am

The celebrations started early.

Even with three minutes left in the game, Rush Nation knew its team wouldn’t be denied another National Lacrosse League title.

The “We want the cup” chants that rang throughout the game became a distant memory moments later.

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