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Yellowknife holds badminton tryouts for the Canadian Winter Games and the cross country running finals delayed one week.

Canadian Winter Games badminton tryouts to be held in Yellowknife

In preparation for the 2015 Canada Winter Games (CWG), the badminton team tryouts will be held in Yellowknife on Sept. 27. The tryouts will be hosted at St. Joseph School from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. For more information, contact Kevin O’Keefe at

Cross country running finals delayed one week
The annual cross country championship races that were supposed to be held in Fort Providence on Sept. 26 have been called off for now. Fraser Oliver, president of the NWT Student Athletic Federation, said that due to some miscommunications, the event will likely be held on Oct. 3 in Fort Smith instead.

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