Hickes sign-up on tap

The deadline to register a team in the 35th annual Oscar Hickes Memorial Hockey Tournament is just over a week away.

PORT ALICE—The deadline to register a team in the 35th annual Oscar Hickes Memorial Hockey Tournament is just over a week away.

The tourney is scheduled for Mar. 6-9 at Doug Bondue Arena, and registration is being accepted on a first-come, first-served basis through Friday, Feb. 14.

Competition will be held in four divisions for players 19-over: A (competitive); B (commercial); C (recreational); and D (old-timers). Cost is $600 per team, and is payable at time of registration.

Cheques may be payable to Oscar Hickes Society and mailed to Box 66, Port Alice, BC, V0N 2N0. For more information, email oscarhickes@gmail.com or visit oscarhickes.com.

In addition, volunteers are being sought to help run the 50/50 draws, which serve as a fundraiser for Port Alice Minor Hockey. To get involved, call Penny at 250-284-6247.

 

Just Posted

New Coast Guard radar boosts marine traffic monitoring off B.C. coast

Six radar installations set up for Georgia Strait to Queen Charlotte Strait to Prince Rupert

Port Alice resident a descendant of two Aboriginal war heroes

Charlie and Henry Byce are Canada’s most decorated father and son in history.

Port Hardy council hesitant to formalize question period in agendas, refers it to committee

In first act as new council, representatives were uncertain about formalizing question periods.

Gas prices on Vancouver Island to drop six cents

But a ‘volatile’ market could lead to increases in the coming weeks

Mt. Waddington’s Salvation Army releases eye-opening statistics report for 2017

Shelter overnight stays saw a 431 per cent increase since 2014.

Winter weather hits parts of Canada

As some parts of the country brace for cold, parts of B.C. remain warmer than 10 C

Kelly Ellard’s boyfriend has statutory release revoked

Darwin Duane Dorozan had several parole infractions that found him ‘unamanageable’

Six String Nation’s Voyageur guitar comes to Port Hardy Secondary School

The presentation at the school is one of many showings Jowi Taylor is putting on in Port Hardy.

Harvest Food Bank prepares for busy winter season

Port Hardy’s Harvest Food Bank has prepared itself as the winter season… Continue reading

Doctor’s note shouldn’t be required to prove you’re sick: poll

70% of Canadians oppose allowing employers to make you get a sick note

Port Alberni convenience store robbed

Police still searching for suspect

German-born B.C. man warns against a ‘yes’ vote on proportional representation

Agassiz realtor Freddy Marks says PR in his home country shows party elites can never be voted out

Fashion Fridays: 5 coats you need this winter!

Kim XO, lets you know the best online shopping tips during Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Saskatchewan college honours memory of Humboldt Broncos coach

Darcy Haugan wore jersey No. 22 when he was a star player with the Briercrest College Clippers

Most Read