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FUN ON ICE

Young figure skaters enjoy learning new skills, preparing for spring show   By 8-18 Media People first began ice-skating around 3,000 years ago in Finland when they made primitive skates out of animal bones, according to softschools.com. Figure skating was the first winter sport to be included in the 1908 Olympics, according to kidsconnect.com. Figure […]

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MARQUETTE is HOCKEYVILLE USA

By John Smolens Marquette’s Lakeview Arena is one of the last surviving cathedrals of Old Time Hockey; thus it seems fitting that it’s the recipient of the 2016 Kraft Hockeyville Award. Over 1,000 communities entered their rinks and arenas into the annual competition, sponsored by Kraft Foods. As this year’s U.S. winner (there’s a separate […]

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