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Year in Review
News, Posted on December 29, 2020

By Chantell Senchuk


• Russell Beef & Barley Festival committee presented the Russell and District Regional Library a cheque for $250.00

• Russell Take-A-Year-Off Lotto handed out cheques to the various organizations they supported this year. In total $59,950 was given out between George P. Buleziuk Centre, Russell Swimming Pool, Russell Memorial Multiplex, Russell & District Regional Library, Russell Ball and Russell Airport. A total of $810,920 has been given out over the past 16 years.

• The CDI Injury Recovery Centre had its first opening day on January 7 where a Certified Athletic Therapist works on orthopaedic injuries.

• The Men’s Canadian Junior Hockey team won Gold against Russia at the IIHF World Junior Championships. The Canadian Women’s U18 Hockey team won the Silver medal at the IIHF U18 Women’s World Championships.


You can read the whole Year In Review in the Dec. 29th edition of The Russell Banner!