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Le Relais hosts girls PRSSAA soccer today

sean Oct 16, 2018 - 10:21am

Prescott-Russell high school league girls soccer is taking place today in Alexandria, with games at le Relais and Island Park.

Next action for the senior les Rapides squad is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. at the school, where le Relais will square off against a team from Russell.

The junior girls' opening match is currently underway at the park, with their second action set for 12:45 p.m. versus VCI.

Missing woman's body found

publisher Oct 12, 2018 - 10:22am

The body of a 26-year-old South Glengarry woman who was reported missing October 11 was found today (October 13).

The case is now being treated as a homicide.

The body of Emilie Maheu, who was last seen leaving work October 11 at 1 p.m. in Alexandria, was found in South Glengarry at 11:30 a.m. A post-mortem examination will be conducted later this week at Ottawa General Hospital. Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to contact Detective Constable Lise Durocher at 1-888-310-1122 or if you wish to remain anonymous you may call the Seaway Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

Junior B Glens continue road trip

sean Oct 11, 2018 - 8:26pm

In game two of their five-game road trip, the Alexandria Glens of the CCHL2 on Tuesday suffered a 10-2 loss to the unbeaten Ottawa, Jr. Canadians. 

Next home action is set for Oct. 21.

In between, the Glens have games in Richmond, Casselman, and Cobden (Whitewater).

For more, check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

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Shayne Dickie scored for the Glens, in their last home game, a 4-2 win against Embrun. (Steven Warburton photo)

High school junior football in Alexandria on Wednesday

sean Oct 9, 2018 - 2:25pm

The second tournament of the season for high school junior football will take place Wednesday, Oct. 10, at Glengarry DHS, where the host Gaels will entertain Gananoque and St. Joseph's (Cornwall), beginning at noon.

Last week, the opening games took place, and we have the details in The Glengarry News

Photos from the Oct. 3 action in Cornwall can be viewed in our online gallery here.

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Alexandria Glens on the road for Tuesday night CCHL2 hockey action

sean Oct 9, 2018 - 2:09pm

The Alexandria junior 'B' Glens are in the midst of a five-game road stretch, scheduled tonight to play in Ottawa, versus the 9-0 Jr. Canadians. There will be no home game for the Glens this weekend, with the next Palace action set for Sunday, Oct. 21, when the Westport Rideaus will visit Alexandria.

Last weekend, the boys skated to split results in a pair of games.

For more Glens news, be sure to check out The Glengarry News.

Junior B Glens back on home ice tonight

sean Oct 5, 2018 - 3:47pm

Friday night hockey returns to the Glengarry Sports Palace tonight, Oct. 5, with the Embrun Panthers providing the opposition. Start time is set for 8 p.m. The Glens are still looking for their first home-ice win of the season. In each of the last two weeks, Alexandria held a lead, only to see it eroded, with the games ending in losses.

The Glens are 2-3 on the season thus far, while Embrun's record is 1-4-1.

For more junior B hockey news, be sure to read 'Sports in the Glens', in The Glengarry News.

Hundreds run in support of CommUNITY

sean Oct 2, 2018 - 7:11pm

The Oct. 3 issue of The Glengarry News includes a feature story and photos from the 2018 edition of the CommUNITY Run, held in Alexandria last Saturday. The event saw hundreds take to the roads in town, running 1 km, 5 km, and 10 km courses. 

A photo gallery can be viewed online here.

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Runners near the finish line of the CommUNITY Run at Alexandria's dome. (Sean Bray photo)

Strong second-period effort paces Jr B Glens to pre-season win over Rebels

sean Sep 7, 2018 - 8:15pm

Wednesday night in Alexandria, the puck dropped on exhibition action for the county's CCHL2 hockey clubs, which collided at the Glengarry Sports Palace. Thanks in large part to a pair of goals in the second period, the Glens prevailed 3-2.

The teams will reconvene Saturday evening in Williamstown.

For more Junior 'B' hockey news, be sure to check out The Glengarry News this and every week throughout the season.