It was another busy long week­end

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in our re­gion as peo­ple im­mersed them­selves in col­lec­tions, the pur­suit of fish and prizes, and a chilly dip for a good cause. Top: Rudie Van­der Byl, 11, who lives on McCormick Rd., met Alisha Giroux, the Glen Sand­field na­tive who de­signed spe­cial coins for the Royal Cana­dian Mint. Peo­ple were lined up at the Alexandria post of­fice to con­grat­u­late Ms. Giroux. (Left) At the 13th An­nual Alexandria Ice Fish­ing Derby, Pierre Lavergne’s beard at­tested to the chilly weather. (Right) El­iz­a­beth John­ston, in pink, and Cathy Ma­cLean, both of Alexandria, jump into the freez­ing wa­ter of Mill Pond at the third an­nual Po­lar Bear Dip to raise funds for the Glen­garry Sports Hall of Fame. This was the first of two plunges for Ms. Ma­cLean who chal­lenged her­self to two dips if she met her fundrais­ing goal. She raised $1,900.

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