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Team Canada fans cheer on the Canadian Olympic men's hockey team at the Shark Club Sports Bar and Grill in Calgary on Feb. 19, 2014. (Stuart Dryden/Postmedia Network/Files)

Small sports bars could be hit hard

One problem with trying to charge establishments that show televised sports more money for those broadcasts is that it leads to a weird philosophical debate: What exactly is a sports bar?

Sean Chase/Daily Observer The Pembroke Skating Club shined at the 2017 Region Six Interclub held in Renfrew on Feb. 5. Here are the award winners from the club's junior squad: (front left to right) Georgia Graveline, Rayah Blais, Mika Schori, (back left to right) Adriana Silver, Emilie Allard, Alyssa Larochelle, Hailey Desjardins, Alison Cloutier and Sydney Melmoth.

Pembroke Skating Club excels at Interclub

The Pembroke Skating Club recently competed in the 2017 Region Six Interclub event in Renfrew in which members from the StarSkate program. While the Canskate initiative is designed to promote learning in a fun, group environment, Starskate brings the participant into a more advanced level

Dr. Larry Nassar listens to testimony of a witness during a preliminary hearing in Lansing, Mich., on Feb. 17, 2017. The former sports doctor at Michigan State University who specialized in treating gymnasts has been charged with sexual assault. (Robert Killips/Lansing State Journal via AP)

Ex-USA Gymnastics doc charged

A doctor who specialized in treating female gymnasts at Michigan State University and through the elite USA Gymnastics organization was charged Wednesday with sexual assault.

SEAN CHASE/DAILY OBSERVER Mount Molson continues to enjoys success as one of Renfrew County's two remaining ski hills. Here are some kids taking to the podium after the 2015 World's Shortest Downhill Race.

Challenging the world's shortest downhill Feb. 25

PETAWAWA – Who will be the next to conquor what has been called the world's shortest downhill? That question will be answered on Saturday, Feb. 25 when the Petawawa Ski and Snowboard Club (PSSC) hosts the 22nd annual World's Shortest Downhill

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