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Love affair with ATVs continues

Over the past seven or eight years, sales of all-terrain vehicles in Canada have increased a phenomenal 10 to 15 percent per year. That translates into 90,000 to 95,000 new units sold each year. In the mid-90s, the figure was about 30,000.

On the record with Gord Apolloni

BY SCOTT HUNTER HADDOW scott@northernlife.ca In February of this year, Gord Apolloni resigned as head coach of CanadaÂ's Olympic Boxing Team. Apolloni was appointed head coach in April 2003.

New golf course for the Valley

BY CRAIG GILBERT craig@northernlife.ca Peter Churan is moving fore-ward with a new 18-hole golf course in the Valley.

Chelmsford man in Bell Making the Cut TV show

BY SCOTT HUNTER HADDOW scott@northernlife.ca On July 1, 2004, Chelmsford native Robert Dubois got a call that changed his life forever.

'Little' tournament promises big boom to local economy

BY SCOTT HUNTER HADDOW scott@northernlife.ca Although it's over a year away, the City of Greater Sudbury is buzzing from the announcement that the Little NHL Hockey Tournament will make its return to the city in March 2006.

Undefeated Lady Vees post two more shutouts

BY SCOTT HUNTER HADDOW scott@northernlife.ca With only three games left in the regular season, the Laurentian University women's soccer team still has not been scored on, nor lost a game.

Wolves salvage weekend road trip with big win in Kingston

The Sudbury Wolves road woes continued this past weekend, as they lost two of three games. The Wolves hit the nation's capital Friday night for a tilt against the Ottawa 67's.

Sudbury Wolves hit the road for three games

BY SCOTT HUNTER HADDOW scott@northernlife.ca The Sudbury Wolves are away from the friendly confines of the Sudbury Arena this weekend for their first three regular season road games.

Hoop dreams for hometown girl

BY SCOTT HUNTER HADDOW scott@northernlife.ca Although she's only 12, Kristine Lalonde has made a big impression on Basketball Canada.

Get up, get active: Laumann

BY VICKI GILHULA vgilhula@northernlife.ca Olympic medalist Silken Laumann is worried about Canadian children, and she has plans to do something to help them become healthier adults. She is concerned most kids do not get enough exercise.