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Lt. Gov. hands out gold medals to curlers

Elizabeth Dowdeswell on hand for ceremony in Orillia
2018-03-04 Curling Medals1
Team Steele, of Port Perry, won women's curling gold at the Ontario Winter Games. They are pictured Sunday with Ontario Lt. Gov. Elizabeth Dowdeswell at the Barnfield Point Recreation Centre. Nathan Taylor/OrilliaMatters

The top curlers in the Orillia 2018 Ontario Winter Games received their medals Sunday, and a special guest was on hand to help hand them out.

Ontario Lt. Gov. Elizabeth Dowdeswell stopped at the Barnfield Point Recreation Centre during her first official visit to the city, where she awarded medals with Mayor Steve Clarke. Watch for full results at

Dowdeswell then made her way to Swanmore Hall, where she mingled with the audience following an address to the crowd.

For coverage of that event, check in with OrilliaMatters Monday morning.


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Nathan Taylor

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Nathan Taylor is the desk editor for Village Media's central Ontario news desk in Simcoe County and Newmarket.
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