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Rob Hart

ROB IS A SELF PROCLAIMED RADIO SPECIALIST AND BRINGS ALL HIS EXPERTISE AND LOCAL CONNECTIONS EVERY DAY ON CFAR.

Rob Hart is a well established broadcaster working at various radio stations around Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Rob returned to CFAR-590 in 1997 and is the current Sports, Music and Program Director.

Rob has been the voice of the Flin Flon Bombers since 1997 and has broadcast over 1000 games including the RBC in 2001 and various All Star games.

Rob has a passion for sports and can be seen all over Northern MB covering everything from High School Sports to Curling.

Rob writes a local sports blog and can be reached at robhart1@hotmail.com and you can hear him weekdays between 2 and 6 pm.

On-Air Schedule
Monday 12:00pm - 05:00pm Afternoon Drive
Monday 05:00pm - 06:00pm Drive at Five
Tuesday 02:00pm - 05:00pm Afternoon Drive
Tuesday 05:00pm - 06:00pm Drive at Five
Wednesday 02:00pm - 05:00pm Afternoon Drive
Wednesday 05:00pm - 06:00pm Drive at Five
Thursday 02:00pm - 05:00pm Afternoon Drive
Thursday 05:00pm - 06:00pm Drive at Five
Friday 02:00pm - 05:00pm Afternoon Drive
Friday 05:00pm - 06:00pm Drive at Five
Rob Hart's Blog:

Chatting With The League President

After the announcement from the Sask Gov't about the changes for team sports due to Covid 19, the SJHL will not be playing any more games until 2021.   The writing was on the wall as Covid cases continue to grip the country including Saskatchewan who had 299 new cases yesterday.   I had a chance to sit down with the league President Bill Cho...
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SJHL Season Halted Due To Provincial Announcement

With the announcement from the Saskatchewan government and Saskatchewan Health that all sports competition must cease operation this Friday, the SJHL will put their season on halt til 2021.   The SJHL released a press release on their website yesterday and said they will wait to  receive direction from both the Sask gov't and Sask Health as to when they can con...
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Bombers Shut Down Season Til 2021

Due to the current Covid 19 situation and Manitoba in a code red pandemic, the Flin Flon Bombers have seen their season come to a stand still.   The coaching staff and organization have tried to do everything in their power to keep their season going but the obstacles have been just to big to overcome  to keep playing.   The Flin Flon ...
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Bombers Postpone Games With Battleford

The Flin Flon Bombers were hoping to schedule this past weekend's games with North Battleford for this Tuesday and Wednesday.   102.9 CFAR has received word that these games will be postponed til further notice as the Bombers have not received permission to play.   Flin Flon is still waiting word from the Saskatchewan Government on approval ...
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Former Bomber Signs ECHL Contract

Congratulations to former Flin Flon Bomber Alex Smith who has signed with the Florida Everblades  of the ECHL.   Smith spent two seasons with the Bombers after coming over in a trade from the Bonnyville Pontiacs of the AJHL in 2014.   Smith became one of the most exciting and top offensive forwards in the SJHL, where he put up 131 poin...
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Ski Club Memberships

Memberships are available for the 2020-2021 Flin Flon cross country  ski season.   If you pick up a membership before the end of November you will receive 10% off your membership fees.   Memberships are available for the whole family, adults, juniors, children plus one adult and child at very affordable rates.   The...
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Ski Club Update

If the pandemic is getting you down, there may be an opportunity to get some fresh air and excercise.   The Flin Flon Ski Club is working hard on opening up some trails. With all the fresh snow recently the executive feels that there will be an opportuinty to provide a safe affordable way to relieve some stress and get physical exercise.   The M...
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Bombers Postpone Weekend Games

The Flin Flon Bombers have postponed their weekend games with the Kindersley Klippers.   In a week that has  posed all kinds of challenges due to Covid 19, including the Manitoba government's  announcement  that the province is now being placed into code level red.   That means all non-essential services and facilities wo...
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MJHL Suspends Play Til 2021

courtesy of mjhlhockey.ca   WINNIPEG, MB – The Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) has announced that all hockey activities have been paused effective immediately until the beginning of 2021.   As of 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12, the entire province of Manitoba has moved to the Critical level (red) on the #RestartMB Pa...
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Mustangs Spoil The Party

It was a day the Flin Flon Bombers would like to forget.   After getting the news from the Manitoba Government that they would not be able to play  another game at the Whitney Forum for a minimum of at least a month, they were flat in their home opener against the Melfort Mustangs.   The game was supposed to take place on Saturday but mothe...
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Lee Brothers Win Sports Stars Of The Week

Even though Covid 19 has shut down University sports for the rest of the year, the Lee brothers,  Carson and Hunter continue to get recognized for what they do in Wrestling.   Hunter and Carson were recognized by the province today and have been awarded The Sportstars Of The Week.   Both Lee brothers are attending the U of S and are conside...
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Northstars Battle Chiefs

The Norman Northstars hosted the Yellowhead Chiefs in a pair of games at the C.A.Nesbitt Arena in Thompson.   The two teams battled Saturday and Sunday with the Chiefs winning 5 to 2 and 6 to 0.   Flin Flon's Magnus Pearson scored his first goal of the year on Saturday with Nolan Rideout picking up an assist.   Odin ...
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Bombers Drop Season Opener

The Flin Flon Bombers travelled to the Northern Lights Palace on Friday night to battle the Melfort Mustangs  as the SJHL regular season finally got under way.   It was supposed to be the first part of a home and home,  but due to the weather the Bomber home opener was moved to Tuesday.   The Mustangs on a strong goaltending perfo...
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Reid Robertson Named Assistant Captain

The Flin Flon Bombers continue to name their assistant captains as the regular season is now just one day away.   Veteran forward,  Reid Robertson has been named an assistant as he has become very popular with his team mates in the dressing room. He is also developing into one of the top power  forwards in the league.   Robertson ...
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Bombers Name Two More Assistant Captains

  Congratulations to the Bombers Ryder Richmond and Zach Huber on being selected assistant captains for the up coming season.   Ryder Richmond is the only Bomber 20 year old defenseman and will be suiting up for his third season in the Maroon and White....
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Bombers Announce Capacity For Saturday

The SJHL will begin the regular season this weekend with reduced capacity due to Covid 19.   The league stated on their website yesterday that only 150 fans would be allowed in attendance which would affect the Flin Flon Bombers greatly.   The Bombers have sold around 350 season tickets which means  200 of those would not be able to at...
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Bomber Broadcast Schedule For October

The SJHL regular season will start this Friday with the Flin Flon Bombers kicking things off with a home and home against the Melfort Mustangs.   With Covid, 102.9 CFAR will try to broadcast as many games as possible with the limitation of fans that will be allowed to attend games.   We will do a broadcast schedule month by month as we continue ...
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Cougars Shut Out North Stars

It was another tough weekend for the Norman Northstars who got shutout in both games against the Southwest Cougars.   The Cougars won 8 to 0 on Saturday and followed that up with an 11-0 victory yesterday.   Flin Flon's Odin Church came in to the game for relief of starting goalie Kieran Stewart and stopped 25 out of 30 shots. &nbs...
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Bombers Beat Up On Wolves

The Flin Flon Bombers wrapped up the pre season with a solid 6 to 2 win over Laronge at the Whitney Forum on Saturday.   The game was delayed til 8 pm due to the fact the Wolves had a tough time on the cut across from Laronge with about 25 cm of snow which fell the night before.   Flin Flon pounced on the the Wolves  and scored 5 quick goal...
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Curling Club Meeting And Registration

The Flin Flon Curling Club will be hosting a general meeting at the Uptown Curling Club Lounge Wednesday, November the 4th starting at 7.   They will also host registration for all leagues on Thursday November the 5th also starting at 7 at the lounge.   Registration will be taken for all leagues which will start the following week. &nb...
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A Busy Night For Cal Schell

The Laronge Ice Wolves fired all kinds of rubber last night at Cal Schell and upended the Bombers 6 to 2 at the Mel Hegland Uniplex in Laronge.   Laronge fired 56 shots at the veteran goaltender out of Burlington Ontario enroute to their second straight pre-season win over the B'S.   Liam McGarva was steady at the other end of the ice s...
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Tickets For Saturday

The Flin Flon Bombers will play their final pre-season game this Saturday at the Whitney Forum against Laronge.   Due to regulations around Covid, only 150 tickets will be available.   Tickets for this Saturday's game can be purchased tomorrow (Thursday) at the Bomber office at 35 Main street between 4:30 and 7.   On...
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SJHL Releases Schedule

The SJHL will kick off their regular season on Friday November the 6th and will play 50 games with the regular season ending on Saturday April the 3rd.   The league will go back to two divisions for this season only and the Bombers will be in a division with Laronge, Melfort, Nipawin, Battleford and Kindersley.   Teams will play their division o...
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Blizzard Add WHL Experience

The OCN Blizzard got a big shot in the arm as the Prince Albert Raiders of the WHL have reassigned Evan Herman and Justin Nachbaur to the Blizzard til December the 20th.   Both these players are from Northern Manitoba with Herman right from the Pas and Nachbaur from Cross Lake.   Herman has already suited up for a game and picked a goal in a los...
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Wolves Double Bombers

After opening up the pre season with an OT win on Thursday, the Bombers dropped a 4 to 2 decision in Laronge Saturday.   Flin Flon led the game 2 to 1 after the opening period on goals by Hayden Clayton and Jaeden Mercier. Clayton has scored three goals in the first two pre season games.   Holden Knights scored a short handed goal to get the Wol...
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Wheat Kings Sweep Northstars

The Norman Northstars suited up for a pair of games against the Brandon Wheat Kings this past weekend at the C.A. Nesbitt Arena in Thompson.   Brandon had no problem finding the back of the net with impressive wins of 8 to 2 and 13 to 2 to improve to 5-0 on the season.   In Saturday's game,  Flin Flon's Connor Slugoski and Magnus Pe...
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Northstars And Wolves Both In Acton

The Norman Bantam Triple A Wolves and Norman Northstars will both hit the ice this weekend in Thompson.   The Wolves will host Pembina Valley after a good opening weekend against Interlake where they picked up a win and a tie.   The Northstars will try to shake off a 10 to1 setback against Parkland.   Brandon comes to Th...
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Bombers Win In OT

The Flin Flon Bombers and Laronge Ice Wolves finally got back on the ice last night as the SJHL kicked off their pre-season.   In front of 150 spirited fans the Bombers knocked off the Wolves in OT,  3 to 2.   Laronge actually led 2-0 after one period but the Bombers kept getting better as the night went on and reeled off three straight goa...
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Haygarth Named Assistant Captain

Congratulations to second year Flin Flon Bomber, Easton Haygarth who has been named an assistant captain for the up coming season.   He and his brother Chase came to the Bombers in a trade from the Whitecourt Wolverines of the AJHL before the beginning of last season.   Haygarth had a very good season with the Maroon and White picking up 53 poin...
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How To Get Tickets For Thursdays Game

The SJHL announced a plan to play with the regular season starting on November the 2nd. Pre- season will start this Thursday.   Flin Flon will host Laronge on Thursday night and tickets will be sold to the general public this Wednesday (tomorrow) betwen 5 and 7 at the office at 35 Main street.   Tickets will be sold on a first come, first servic...
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SJHL Approved To Start Play

The SJHL announced that they have been approved to play by the Saskatchewan Government and will start playing exhibition games immediately.   The regular season will begin starting November the 2nd.   The Flin Flon Bombers will play Laronge 4 times in exhibition with games scheduled for Thursday October the 22nd in Flin Flon, Saturday October th...
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Wolves Have Good Opening Weekend

The Norman Bantam Triple A Wolves kicked off their season this past weekend in The Pas with a pair of games against Interlake.   On Saturday, the Wolves and Lightning fought to a 2-2 tie. Aiden Meyer and Matt O'Toole from the Pas provided the offense.   Flin Flon's Paxton Moore stopped 45 out of 47 shots.   On Su...
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PLGC AGM Highlights

The Phantom Lake Golf Club held their Fall AGM last night at the Clubhouse and reported on how everything went in 2020.   Dennis Hyndman gave a financial report and said revenue was down 18 % from the year before but the Club still made a profit.   Bad weather and all the Covid restrictions were the biggest reasons why.   ...
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PLSC AGM

The Phantom Lake Soccer Club will be hosting their AGM on Wednesday October the 21st at 7 pm.   The meeting will take place at the Victoria Inn in the Northen room.   Everyone is welcome and don't forget masks are mandatory and social distancing must be maintained. ...
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Norman Northstars Kick Off Season This Weekend

The Manitoba Midget Triple A League will kick off their new season this weekend and the Norman Northstars will host the Parkland Rangers in a pair of games.   Games will take place this Saturday at 7:30 and Sunday at 1: 30 at the C.A.Nesbitt Arena. Capacity will be limited due to Covid 19 from 300 to 330 depending on seating arrangement.   The N...
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Bomber Season Ticket Update

Flin Flon Bomber season tickets are now available to the general public, There are about 100 tickets still available and with the Covid situation they can only guarantee 450 seats to start the season.   You can pick up tickets at the Bomber office, Tuesday to Friday 12-4. You can also call the office for more details at 204-687-4404.   If you go...
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Wolves Will Play Exhibition Game

The Norman Bantam Triple A Wolves will be holding a practise in the Pas,  Friday night as they will play their first exhibition game against Parkland in Swan River on Saturday at 12 pm.   Their season will start the following weekend at a location yet to be determined.   The Wolves feature 13 and 14 year olds from right across Northern Mani...
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Higgins Signs Pro Deal

Congratulations to former Flin Flon Bomber defenseman Tyler Higgins on signing a pro contract with SC Langenthal of the Swiss League.   After spending parts of three seasons in the QMJHL, the Bombers picked up Higgins from the Saint John Sea Dogs in the 2018-19 season where he suited up for 24 games.   He picked up 10 points and added another 4 ...
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PLGC AGM

The Phantom Lake Golf Club will be hosting their Fall AGM on Wednesday October the 14th, 7 pm at the club house.   The agenda will include a report from the President, Golf Pro and Greens- Superintendant.   There will also be a financial statement provided and election of officers.   This meeting is open to the general p...
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