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benjamin Eggink works his way through the Ole Uffda Loppet at Stoney Creek Centre in Camrose, Alta. on Saturday February 17, 2018. Josh Aldrich/Camrose Canadian/Postmedia Network

Course shines in return of Ole Uffda Loppet

It did not matter that the Ole Uffda Loppet followed one of the biggest cross-country ski races on the calendar. It did not matter that their field was further reduced by a number of skiers competing at the Alberta Winter Games in Fort McMurray. All that mattered was that it was able to go for the first time in three years.

Joe Matheson is bringing his show Hank WIlliams — Live 1952 to the Jeanne and Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre on Friday. Rod Wilson/Supplied

Keeping Hank alive

If Joe Matheson is on his game, he will turn the Jeanne and Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre into an old country bar or dance hall.

University of Alberta-Augustana Vikings Cody Young battles with McEwan University Griffins Ryan Baskerville during Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference men's hockey action in Camrose on Saturday. MacEwan won 4-2. Josh Aldrich/Camrose Canadian/Postmedia Network

Vikings change playoff course

The University of Alberta-Augustana Vikings men's hockey team must shift gears after a frustrating weekend.

Camrose Kodiaks forward Brock Bremer shows his skills during the Kodiaks and Vikings skills competition with Camrose Minor Hockey at Encana Arena on Sunday. Earlier in the week Bremer was named a finalist for the AJHL’s Rookie of the Year Award. Josh Aldrich/Camrose Canadian

Kodiaks close in on home-ice

The Camrose Kodiaks would have home ice advantage if the Alberta Junior Hockey League playoffs started today. But they do not.

ACAC Curling Championships 2: University of Alberta-Augustana skip Andrew Klassen delivers a shot during the ACAC curling championships at the Rose City Curling Club on the weekend. The Vikings rink finished with a bronze, defeating the NAIT Ooks 6-4 in Sunday’s medal round. Josh Aldrich/Camrose Canadian

Klassen completes provincial medal set

Andrew Klassen's last rock in competition at the Rose City Curling Club for the University of Alberta-Augustana Vikings was about as good as it could get.

University of Alberta-Augustana Vikings middle Lauren Van Dyke and her teammates are hoping to surprise the rest of the province at the ACAC women’s volleyball championships in Camrose this weekend. File photo/ Camrose Canadian

Vikings planning provincial upset

The University of Alberta-Augustana Vikings women's volleyball team is hoping they have rounded into provincial form.

Scott Moir and Tessa Virtue. (Postmedia Network file photo)

Are the Olympics worth the cost?

How did you feel watching Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir skate off into the sunset with gold in the figure skating dance competition? Now ask yourself, how much is that worth to you to experience in your own backyard?

University of Alberta-Augustana Vikings Ryan Groom battles Briercrest College Clippers Chad Davidson during Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference men's hockey action in Camrose on Saturday. Josh Aldrich/Camrose Canadian

Vikings reach critical showdown with MacEwan

The University of Alberta-Augustana Vikings hockey team took care of the games they should win, now they must do the same for the games they need to win.

Camrose Kodiaks defenceman Matt Gervais lays out Canmore Eagles forward Colton Young in Alberta Junior Hockey League action in Camrose on Sunday. The Kodiaks won 5-1. Sean Mascaluk/Pro Sports Photography

Kodiaks hunt for home ice advantage

The Kodiaks have eight games left in their attempt to climb into home-ice advantage for the first round of the Alberta Junior Hockey League playoffs.