The 91st anniversary of the Strathcona Invitational presented by Teleco and Tbaytel launches this weekend.
It amazes me sometimes to contemplate the people I know. You never suspect when you are growing up that friends will accomplish great things, and be renowned in their chosen profession and in the community.
Trevor Letowski’s journey back to the National Hockey League — and being on the payroll of one of the league’s most famous teams — happened within a matter of days.
Arja Lesperance, left, drops down a swinging bunt with teammates looking on during tee ball action at the Westfort Complex on Tuesday evening. The games are part of the revamped Little League house league season hosted by the Westfort Internationals which started earlier this month. Over 50 …
As director of player personnel for the Seattle Kraken, Norm Maciver has been extremely active since joining the National Hockey League’s newest franchise back in January.
Anthony Ianni, centre, controls the ball for Team Blue during Under-8 co-ed action in the Thunder Bay Chill’s youth outdoor recreational soccer league on Wednesday evening at Chapples Park. Trailing the play is Ianni’s teammate, Kinsley Iachetta, while giving chase for Team Orange are Zachar…
Jeremy Kirk earned his second AON District Open golf championship in four years on Sunday after carding a field-best 70 in the final round at Fort William Country Club.
Eric Staal is a flat-out winner. That may be low-hanging fruit to grab and chew on in the days after Staal helped lead the surging (and surprising) Montreal Canadiens to the Stanley Cup final.
The first player signed in Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks history also turned out to be its most popular. Todd Jason Rosenthal brought a blue collar work ethic to the diamond every day, much in tune with the patrons at Port Arthur Stadium who watched him play.
We are excited to announce that football coach David Battistel has been awarded the OFSAA Colin Hood Award, recognizing a coach that has been committed to the success of school sport.
There is something unique about Northwestern Ontario and hockey. It is a regional passion that has persisted for decades, leading to development of incredible hockey talent that brings endless pride and joy for the fans of the region.
Perhaps sporting combinations of brothers playing at the same time in pro sports would include baseball’s Joe and Dom DiMaggio or John and Pat McEnroe in tennis.
I was able to get in my first round of golf in 2021 last week and although it was a little on the cold side I managed to do pretty well. At the Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall of Fame we are in the process of putting plans in place for the hosting of our Fred Bragnalo Memorial Golf Tourname…
Returning to where he has had immense success both as a player and coach, David Whistle is heading back to the United Kingdom to resume his efforts behind the bench.
When I was thinking about what I would write about for my column this week, I kept getting pulled back to the fact that for the first time since 1979 the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Montreal Canadiens will meet in the NHL playoffs.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A college baseball player from South Dakota whose prosthetic arm was stolen from his vehicle got it back Tuesday after it was found at a recycling plant.
In the lengthy and storied history of the National Hockey League, only three sets of brothers have combined to amass over 1,800 points in their respective careers.
The Thunder Bay Chill are launching their youth soccer programs in late May and head coach Giovanni Petraglia is happy they are despite restrictions involving the COVID-19 pandemic.
(Editor’s note: This story covering future Hollywood actor Wyatt Russell’s journey as a junior goalie at the Keystone Cup was published on April 17, 2004. The Chronicle-Journal will periodically go back in time and rerun work from some of our past columnists and reporters)