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Football at Maxville Fair set for Friday night

sean Jun 23, 2017 - 1:54pm

The annual Friday night football action at the Maxville Fair goes tonight, with the first game, featuring the Glengarry Gaels mosquito squad, kicking off at 6pm.

The second contest, involving the peewee Gaels, is booked for a 7:30pm start.

Attendees are reminded that this is a fundraiser for the food bank, part of Purolator's Tackle Hunger Program. As such, you are asked to bring a donation of non-perishable food items or make a cash contribution. Entry to the games includes access to all other areas of the fair as well.

The action goes on even if it's raining, so please dress accordingly. The grandstands will be open for spectators.

$22.8 million for water and sewage

publisher May 26, 2017 - 3:39pm

The federal and Ontario governments are providing $22.8 million to finance a remedy to Maxville's chronic water problem and to plan an expansion of Alexandria's sewage treatment facility.

North Glengarry will receive $15.2 million from the federal government and $7.6 million from the province, while the township will be required to pay $7.6 million.

Funds were announced Friday in Maxville.

More details in the May 31 edition of The News.

Maxville scores News Cup in thrilling game seven versus South Glengarry

sean Apr 1, 2017 - 12:22am

It was an accomplishment 65 years in the making, as the Maxville team tonight took the championship of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup in a game-seven thriller over the South Glengarry squad.

Maxville last won the coveted country trophy in 1952, while the southerners were the defending champs.

Be sure to check out the next edition of The Glengarry News for the full story and our dedicated News Cup webpage here.

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News Cup will be awarded tonight in Maxville, in game 7

sean Mar 31, 2017 - 11:52am

Six games settled nothing, so the 2017 Glengarry News Hockey Cup will come down to a one-game, winner-take-all finale tonight, in Maxville, starting at 8pm.

The Maxville team drew even in the series on Tuesday night, beating South Glengarry 5-1, setting the stage for tonight's affair.

The Cup will be presented to the winning team at the conclusion of the match. Individual player awards will also be handed out then.

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South Glengarry and Maxville will play tonight in the finale of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup. (Sean Bray photo)

Series tied

publisher Mar 28, 2017 - 11:48pm

Maxville downed South Glengarry 5-1 Tuesday in Williamstown to even The Glengarry News Cup finals, forcing a winner-take-all match-up Friday, in Maxville.

South Glengarry entered Tuesday's contest, game six of the best-of-seven series, with a chance to clinch the trophy, coming off a win Sunday afternoon in Maxville.

Be sure to check this week's edition of The Glengarry News for all your News Cup details. We also have more on our dedicated webpage here. Note, our story published in the March 29 print edition of The News states that game seven will be played in Williamstown on Friday. That has in fact since been changed to Maxville. Start time is now set for 8pm.

News Cup moves to Maxville today for 4:30pm tilt

sean Mar 26, 2017 - 1:33pm

Last night in Williamstown, South Glengarry romped to a 10-1 victory over the Maxville team, drawing even in the finals of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup.

It was a spirited affair, featuring a pair of bouts, in addition to plenty of offence from the home side.

Today, at 4:30pm, the series continues in Maxville, with the teams now knotted at two games apiece in the best-of-seven series.

Youn can follow the series on our webpage here and each week in The Glengarry News.

Maxville takes the lead in News Cup final series

sean Mar 23, 2017 - 1:02pm

With back-to-back victories on Tuesday and Wednesday nights, the Maxville team has built a two-games-to-one advantage Over South Glengarry, in the best-of-seven finals of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup.

The fourth match is set for Saturday evening in Williamstown, starting at 7:30pm.

For more, be sure to check out the dedicated News Cup webpage here.

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News Cup action on hiatus until next week

sean Mar 14, 2017 - 12:15pm

Be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News for all the details about game one of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup finals and the schedule ahead.

The latest photo gallery can be found here, and your one-stop shop for News Cup statistics and more is here.

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Maxville and South Glengarry faced off in Williamstown last weekend. (Sean Bray photo)