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New curling rink in Grand-Mère opens

Rene Fugere at Grand-Mere curling rink.JPGFor the past seven years, curlers in Grand-Mere, a town near Shawinigan, haven't had a place to throw a stone.

Their curling club burned down in 2007.  But now, a brand-new state-of-the-art rink has opened its doors.

It's only been open a few months but it already has more members than the old club did.

Grand-Mère curling rink.JPGThe CBC's Marika Wheeler went to check it out, and she tells the story to guest host Shari Okeke.

 

 

(Photo of curling club treasurer René Fugère, left, and Grand-Mère club, right, by Marika Wheeler)

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