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Hudbay resource update brings gain for Snow Lake, Flin Flon tailings plan update

Hudbay resource update brings gain for Snow Lake, Flin Flon tailings plan update

Things appear to be looking up for Hudbay in Snow Lake. The company’s current mine life plans have been extended by another year, while its Flin Flon operations are inching ever closer to closure.
The past, present and future of the Whitney Forum: What makes “the Zoo” so wild?

The past, present and future of the Whitney Forum: What makes “the Zoo” so wild?

It’s one of Canada’s most intimidating rinks. No fewer than 40 championship banners hang from the rafters. Some nights, it’s loud enough to make ears ring and the ground shake. The Whitney Forum is “the Zoo”, Flin Flon’s cathedral of hockey - but what makes it so special for fans?
Flin Flon to host northern regional art show this June

Flin Flon to host northern regional art show this June

Northern Manitoba’s biggest arts show will be coming back to Flin Flon later this spring.
Reminder nominated for six Saskatchewan newspaper awards

Reminder nominated for six Saskatchewan newspaper awards

Time for us to tip our hats. The Reminder has been nominated in six different categories in this year’s Saskatchewan Weekly Newspapers Association (SWNA) Better Newspapers Competition.
Plans rumble along for next edition of Blueberry Jam, slated for August

Plans rumble along for next edition of Blueberry Jam, slated for August

It may still be months away from coming to fruition, but this year’s edition of the Blueberry Jam Music Gathering is now being planned.
Bomber alumnus Thomas signs first professional contract with ECHL club

Bomber alumnus Thomas signs first professional contract with ECHL club

Another former Flin Flon Bomber has moved on to professional hockey. Defender Cory Thomas, who played two seasons for the maroon and white, has joined up with an ECHL club.
Fundraiser fishing derby ends with winners from Creighton, Denare Beach

Fundraiser fishing derby ends with winners from Creighton, Denare Beach

This year’s edition of the Flinty Fishing Derby is now in the books and four anglers are heading out with thousands of dollars in prizes.
Flin Flon takes provincial SledTown Showdown crown for third time

Flin Flon takes provincial SledTown Showdown crown for third time

Flin Flon has, for the third time, been named as Manitoba’s top snowmobile hotspot in an online competition.
Arts, crafts, food sale to raise funds for Ukraine humanitarian aid

Arts, crafts, food sale to raise funds for Ukraine humanitarian aid

Flin Flon’s arts community is hoping to raise money for Ukrainian aid efforts with an upcoming event and sale.
Bomber Game Report: Flin Flon snags win in OT thriller, hold 2-0 series lead on Broncos

Bomber Game Report: Flin Flon snags win in OT thriller, hold 2-0 series lead on Broncos

Flin Flon, meet your new overtime hero. Drew Kuzma sealed Game 2 in overtime for the Bombers Saturday night, giving Flin Flon a stranglehold on the series.