One more Northerner on the roster

A total of three NWT-born athletes will be heading to PyeongChang, South Korea, for the 2018 Winter Olympics after Jesse Cockney was named to the men’s cross-country skiing roster on Monday. The official announcement came from Canmore, Alta., where Cockney has lived since moving from Yellowknife at the age of seven. Cockney began skiing at...
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James McCarthy
After being a nomad around North America following my semi-debauched post-secondary days, I put down my roots in Yellowknife in 2006. I’ve been keeping this sports seat warm with NNSL for the better part of the last 10 years over two stints. I’m living the dream of everyone who said they would never get married and never have kids with the best wife you could ask for putting up with my crap for the past 11 years along with two daughters who are more beautiful than yours. Forever outnumbered when it comes to house choices, at least the dog has my back ... whenever I feed him. When you see sports happening, call the hotline at 867 766 8257.