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Schedule for this weekend's girls hockey tournament in Alexandria, Maxville

sean Feb 12, 2019 - 12:43pm

The annual Glengarry Highlanders Heartbreaker girls hockey tournament takes over rinks in Alexandria and Maxville this weekend. Games begin at 8 a.m. on Saturday, at both facilities, continuing through the day to 10 p.m. The action resumes Sunday at 8 a.m., with division finals in the afternoon.

Groups include midget 'B', midget house, peewee 'C', bantam house, atom 'B', and novice house.

We will have coverage and results in a future edition of The Glengarry News.

To see the complete schedule, click here.

Photo gallery: AJK Highland Travellers hockey tournament in Maxville

sean Jan 29, 2019 - 7:12pm

Images from a game between the host AJK Highland Travellers men's hockey team and Havvoc can be viewed online here. The action was part of last Saturday's charitable tourney, held in Maxville. For details, be sure to check out the Jan. 30 issue of The Glengarry News.

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Members of the AJK hockey team. – Sean Bray photo

AJK's 36th annual hockey tourney set for January 26

sean Jan 18, 2019 - 3:48pm

The 36th annual AJK Highland Travellers men’s recreational hockey tournament is set to hit the Maxville ice on Jan. 26, in support of the fight against cancer.

The day-long action will see teams play a minimum of three games each, and supporters are welcome to attend to cheer on the skaters.

For more information, contact Brad Quaile at 613-898-1218 or Andrew “Bubba” Wensink at 613-330-0474.

Serial gas thief

publisher Jan 10, 2019 - 8:25am

Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police officers are investigating multiple reports of theft of gas at the Highland Esso, located on County Road 20 at Highway 417 in North Glengarry Township. The first incident dates back to January 2017and have continued to December 2018.

The thief will pull up to the furthest pump from the store during a busy time, exit the vehicle and fuel up without ever looking up towards the cameras. The vehicle will then drive past the Tim Hortons drive-thru, around the back of the store and exit through the North entrance.

The suspect is 5 foot 6 inches to  5 foot 7 inches tall, wears a hoodie with a ball cap and drives a red Hyundai Veloster.

Anyone with information is asked to call 1-888-310-1122 or 1-800-222-8477.

Prowlers hockey team to skate in exhibition action this weekend

sean Sep 25, 2018 - 12:05pm

The Cornwall Prowlers senior 'A' hockey team will hit the ice twice this weekend in exhibition LHSAO action. Friday, Sept. 28 will see the squad playing in Maxville, at 8:30 p.m., versus Vaudreuil-Dorion. The same two teams will then go at it Sunday, Sept. 30, at 7:30 p.m., at Cornwall's multi-sport complex.

Last Sunday, the first-year team held a Blue-versus-White intra-squad contest, where Blue prevailed in overtime on a beautiful low blocker-side shot from Stevie Adams.

Blue team goals were scored by Adams (2), Brandon Gilmour (2), and Brian Landry. White team goals came from Dominic Leveille, Jonathan Labelle, Jesse Fontaine, and Pierre Luc Sabourin.

The puck drops on regular-season play Oct. 6 in Vaudreuil-Dorion.

80 cows killed in early morning fire

publisher Aug 28, 2018 - 4:04pm

Ontario Fire Marshal investigators are trying to determine the cause of an early morning Tuesday fire that claimed the lives of 80 cows and caused damages ranging from $3 million to $4 million at the Jack family farm near Maxville. Nobody was injured in the blaze that began at 2:30 a.m. at the farm located on Cumming Road in North Stormont. Flames could be seen from Highway 138 as the fire quickly engulfed the milk barn and adjoining buildings.

Minor playoffs in the GSL are underway, Maxville wins U19 girls title

sean Aug 14, 2018 - 2:46pm

On Monday evening, Team Maxville claimed the U19 girls championship, beating Greenfield.

Playoff action in other divisions continues nightly through the next two weeks.

The Glengarry News will provide coverage in a future edition, including an announcement of individual player award winners.