Category Archives: Headline News

Family fishing derby raises funds for Killarney aeration project

The first annual Shamrock Family Fishing Derby in Killarney attracted 174 entrants and raised over $2,000 for the Killarney Lake Aeration Project.

Provincial Family Services office to close in Killarney

In an apparent clandestine sweep, the provincial government is quietly closing down one of their offices in town – without management or employees able to breathe a word of the event.

Bumper cars on ice at St. Pat’s for Kids

It’s coming up fast, and it’s coming up soon. Bumper Cars on Ice will be a fun new event at the free St. Patrick’s for Kids celebrations at the Shamrock Centre this Saturday.

Ninette fishing derby attracts sweaty star and biggest crowd yet

Organizers of the fifth annual Healthy Lake Ice Fishing Derby in Ninette were overwhelmed with the success of the growing event, which attracted a record 869 competitors, and a special visit from This Hour Has 22 Minutes.

Luck of the Irish enhances new helmet as Shamrocks head into playoffs

The Killarney Shamrocks are hoping the luck of the Irish is on their side tonight at the Shamrock Centre as they begin their playoff run, and their goaltender’s new “lucky” helmet sure can’t hurt.

Shacking up on Killarney Lake – fishing derby and beer tasting to benefit aeration project – plus a bubbler head blowout!

Sales of bubbler heads for this summer’s lake improvement aeration project have exploded like a champagne cork.

Baby, it’s cold outside – come in for a swim!

If you haven’t tested the mild waters yet at Killarney’s new swimming pool, this weekend is your chance to get wet.

Public meeting on Killarney Lake aeration project well attended

The chance to see how a stagnant lake could be gently revived with fresh air drew a good crowd to a community meeting held this week.

Jones wins Hearts in Killarney, reunites with biggest little fan

Killarney's Coraline Urquhart was able to reunite with Team Jones, and others, at last week's Manitoba Scotties at the Shamrock Centre. Her sweeping journey through severe kidney problems has been helped along the way by many kind curlers.

Blixhavn is back at this week’s Scotties in Killarney

Local curler Lisa Blixhavn is calling her JCR rink the “home team,” and they are ready to rock at this week’s Scotties.