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Stanley Cup champion Eric Fehr says he can't wait to bring the cup home to Winkler. (Getty Images)

Fehr reflects on Stanley Cup

There are moments indelibly stamped on his brain, maybe too many to mention. Memories he’ll take to his grave.Mario Lemieux jumping into his own swimming pool with his clothes on at the team party was one.Having his parents come down to the ice to join in that deliriously wonderful post-game celebration, another.Holding his daughter Elizabeth, or E

Fans of the former NHL team the Quebec Nordiques enjoy the atmosphere during the NHL pre-season game between the Montreal Canadiens and the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Videotron Centre on September 28, 2015 in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. The Montreal Canadiens defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

Nordiques fans optimistic about eventual return

Sports radio host Vincent Cauchon says he remembers being criticized at a Quebec City convenience store for buying Molson beer products — 20 years after the brewer vetoed plans for the Nordiques to enter the NHL in the late 1970s.

Winkler native Eric Fehr shares a Stanley Cup moment with his family, including his wife Rachel and daughter Elle, who got the best seat in the house. (supplied photo)

Watching family win the Stanley Cup

The Stanley Cup is coming back to Winkler.Eric Fehr and the Pittsburgh Penguins secured the Stanley Cup championship over the San Jose Sharks June 12.Winkler born Eric Fehr is the second home grown NHL player to bring home the Stanley Cup for the third time.Dustin Penner brought the cup to Winkler in 2007 after winning it with the Anaheim Ducks. He

Carman captain Stewart Thiessen passes the SEMHL championship trophy to assistant captain and one of the MVPs, Mark Owen. (GREG VANDERMEULEN/Morden Times)

Beavers win championship

The Carman Beavers were crowned SEMHL league champions in Morden, March 26, after a dominating 9-1 victory over the Morden Redskins. Rebounding off their 3-2 double overtime loss on home ice, it took less than six minutes for the Beavers to score the game winner.

Carman to host AAA Bantam rural provincials

Carman will be the host site to some of the best bantam female hockey players. The 2016 AAA Bantam Female Rural Provincial Championships are set for March 11-13 in Carman. Jason Wolfe, vice-president of Carman Minor Hockey (CMH), said they welcome the opportunity to host the provincials. “Carman Minor Hockey is very excited to once again host this