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Staples Spotlight – Life Lessons on the Basketball Court

“I’M HERE!!” yell each player of the CK Special Populations Shoot for the Starts basketball program as they enter the Gregory Drive Public School every Wednesday night for a 8 week program. Each night as players arrive,…
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Blazin BBQ’s Jessica Labelle to run 200 miles

Name: Jessica Marie Labelle Hometown: Chatham   Why did you start running? Running has always been something I’ve enjoyed. I fell in love with the freedom it gave me. I enjoy the challenges. What kind…
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Brainwave Optimization Linked to Concussion Recovery

Both physical and emotional trauma can cause imbalanced brain wave activity, negatively affecting our well-being. NHL All Star Defenseman, Kurt Sauer, knows how a physical head injury can alter life. He spent nearly two years looking for…
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Wallaceburg Sports Hall of Fame Supports History in the Making

The Wallaceburg Sports Hall of Fame has been honouring local athletes and community builders for the past 36 years. What started as plan to honour local athletes at a luncheon grew into a dinner and…
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Your Kid’s Safety is Top Priority

So many things have changed since I was a kid, including technology, the prices of comic books, music, and a kid’s a homework. Some things have not changed though, including a child’s curiosity.  The way…
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CKPL Book of the Month

UFC: A Visual History by Thomas Gerbasi Open this book and jump into the UFC cage! Learn of the sport’s rise to popularity and credibility with full colour photos and a full history of star…
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More Than a Place to Work Out

Let’s Get Fit in Dresden is under new ownership and the changes taking place are exciting! Owner Nadine Sanderson says, “Both Kirby and I have been members at this gym for a long time. I…
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Woodman at Home in City of Champions

Chatham’s Josh Woodman belongs in the City of Champions. The 25-year-old sophomore Defensive Back for the Edmonton Eskimos is ready to attack his second CFL season with confidence and vigour. Woodman’s biggest skill set this…
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Breast Buddies now Ice Dragon Boat Racers

The composite team, made up of Breast Buddies, and some paddlers picked up along the way recently competed in the first Ice Dragon Boat Race in Canada as the ‘Ice Pix’! Team member, Collette Labonté…
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