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Undermanned Vikings fall in bronze-medal game

(Photo by Greg Price) INSIDE PRESENCE

Greg Price Vauxhall Advance Short-handed and, at times, in foul trouble, Vauxhall Vikings suffered two losses at 2A South Zone basketball competition at Lethbridge College last week. In the bronze-medal game, the Vikings fell to Immanuel Christian Eagles 66-45 on Saturday. Down five players due to injury and/or baseball commitments, the Eagles swooped in with plenty of pressure on the Vikings and its short… Read More »

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Town council addresses rumours of pool funding mismanagement

Nikki Jamieson Vauxhall Advance There have been rumours going around about the use of pool funds that the Town of Vauxhall wishes to address.… Read More »

(Photo by Nikki Jamieson) WINNERS

Former Hays farmer gets plentiful harvest with STARS lottery win

Nikki Jamieson Vauxhall Advance For their first anniversary, Peter and Olive Huveraars received one big gift: a dream home, courtesy of the STARS Lottery.… Read More »

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Vikings still looking to pillage top competition

Greg Price Vauxhall Advance We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future — George… Read More »

(Photo by Trevor Busch) CLOSE CALL

Vauxhall Jets take three of four

Greg Price Vauxhall Advance It was Home Sweet Home for the Vauxhall Academy of Baseball Jets who returned home after a long spring road… Read More »

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Nikki Jamieson Vauxhall Advance While Bill 6 has passed, input is still needed to form farm and ranch regulations. Although on Jan. 1, the… Read More »

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