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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:

Bombers Extend Season Ticket Deadline

The Flin Flon Bombers have decided  to extend their season ticket deadline to Saturday August the 27th.   That means you will still be able to save money in the different age groups and be entered to win that autographed jersey from all time leading scorer Tim Madarash.   Don't forget if you are transferring to Snow Lake and can't c...
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102.9 CFAR Releases 2022-23 Flin Flon Bomber Broadcast Schedule

Here is the 2022-23 Flin Flon Bomber Broadcast Schedule which will include 34 regular season broadcasts. ( 14 home and 20 away)    102.9 CFAR will also broadcast 2 pre-season games with the OCN Blizzard of the MJHL.   Each broadcast will start 15 minutes before the opening face-off with long time broadcaster Rob Hart.   ...
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Pair Of Former Bombers Sign Professional Contracts

courstesy of bombers.ca   A pair of former Flin Flon Bombers have signed professional contracts in the AHL and ECHL.   Former Bombers captain Tyson Empey has re-signed with the AHL’s Tucson Roadrunners after spending the 2021-2022 season with the club. The forward from Swift Current, Saskatchewan produced 12 points (3g, 9a) and 100 penalty...
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Getting Ready For The Walt

We are just a few weeks away from the premier golf event in Northern Manitoba and Saskatchewan, the Walt Cunningham Labour Day Classic,   Blaine Gogal is the defending champion who had an incredible run in 2021 where he was able to pick up 14 pars and 4 birdies on his way to the match play rounds.   He would end up beating the 2020 champion Darc...
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Selects Announce Coaching Staff

submitted by PBCN Selects   The PBCN Selects of the Keystone Junior Hockey League will be playing their home games at the Whitney Forum this season.   Now the Selects are pleased to announce their coaching staff for their inaugural season.   Head Coach and General Manager Duties will be the Responsibility of Gatlin Churc...
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Female Hockey Try-Outs

The Norman Wild AAA U-15 Girls will be holding try-outs for the up coming season on August the 27th and 28th at the Whitney Forum.   This is open to any female hockey players born between 2008-2009 who would be interested in playing competitive hockey this year.   Check in time is 11:30 am on August the 27th with ice times between 1 and 2:15 and...
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Try Hockey For Free

Flin Flon Minor Hockey wants to give all youngsters a chance to play hockey this year and have a great promotion for kids that have never signed up before.   If you have never played minor hockey before, FFMH is offering your first year for free.   All you have to do is go to the Flin Flon Minor Hockey website to register.   ...
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Blizzard Hire Johnson

The OCN Blizzard made a major announcement on Friday in regards to their coaching staff.   OCN made a big splash announcing that they have hired three time SJHL Coach Of The Year, Doug Johnson.   Johnson coached the Nipawin Hawks for 11 seasons and was the winningest coach in Hawks history with a career mark of 342-207-25-31 and also won a leagu...
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Flin Flon Hosting Volleyball Camp

Flin Flon will be hosting their 10th annual Volleyball Camp on Monday August the 29th to Wednesday August the 31st at Ecole McIsaac School.   It is $20.00 per athlete and grades 6 to 8 will be 9 to noon and grades 9 to 12 will be at 1 to 4.   This will be a great camp for anyone who would like to play volleyball or upgrade their skills to g...
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Selects Add Grit

The PBCN Selects have just got a whole lot tougher, Adding 2002 Defenceman Kaiden Anaskon who won a Western Division Championship last season with High Prairie Red Wings in the Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League.   Anaskon who is from Regina Sk, played 34 games last season scoring 6 points and adding 93 penalty minutes. The 6ft 200 pound Dman is a puck eating machine ...
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Busy August For The Golf Club

It has been a great summer so far at the Phantom Lake Golf Club and they have lots of events planned for August.   The Golf Club will be offering more  youth lessons on Tuesday and Wednesday August the 23rd and 24th.   Ages 7-9 will be at 11, ages 10-11 at 11:30 and ages 12-16 at noon.   There will be a maximum of 1...
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Selects Land Bird

PBCN Adds Forward   The Southern Rebels of the Prairie Junior Hockey League have Traded the playing Rights of forward Keanu Bird to the PBCN Selects for Future Considerations.   Should Bird be released his playing Rights will be returned to the Rebels should the player return to the PJHL.   Bird is the 6th player added t...
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Kaspick Commits To Missouri State

The Flin Flon Bombers have been one of the most successful programs in the SJHL for the last number of years.   Not only success on the ice,  but the Bombers are one of the best in the league at getting their players to the next level.   Three year veteran Mason Kaspick is the latest Bomber with the opportunity to continue his career. ...
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Flin Flon Duo Win Trout Challenge

After a two year hiatus the 31ST annual Cranberry Trout Challenge wrapped up yesterday afternoon.   The weather co-operated and there were a lot of big fish caught making this one of the most competitive derby's in the 31 year history.   Congratulations to the Flin Flon duo of Trevor Thurston and Joey Hancock who finished first place and too...
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Roller Starts Today

The Roller Goodwin Hockey Tournament is back in Flin Flon and just a few hours away from starting at the Whitney Forum.   Action starts at 4pm today and here are the opening day match-ups.   4PM- Donaghy VS The Fireman 5:30- Kro's Pros VS Crones 7PM- Korman Nortstars VS McKenzie 8:30 Rideout VS Bomber Alumni...
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Sinclair Commits To Anna Maria

courtesy of mjhlhockey.ca   OCN Blizzard defenseman, Bryden Sinclair has committed to play NCAA Division III hockey at Anna Maria College this fall.   The 6-foot-1, 185-pound defender from Peguis First Nation, Manitoba, spent parts of three seasons with the Blizzard where he played 116 games, posting 9 goals and 42 assists. He was named captain ...
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Selects Add Player With Junior A Experience

The PBCN Selects have come to terms with Former Edmonton Eagles Captain, Ron Jay Peeaychew.   Peeaychew a member of Red Pheasant First Nation,  played in the  CAJHL and had 32 points in 29 games at the Junior A level. At 5’11 the 19 year old Forward brings leadership and offensive ability to his new team.   “...
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Seniors Open Is Coming Up

The next big event is coming up for the Phantom Lake Golf Club.   The Seniors Open will take place on Wednesday August the 17th with a shotgun start at 10.   It will be $40.00 for members and $50.00 for non-members which will include 18 holes of golf, meals and prizes.   You must be at least 50 years of age to take part ...
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Bombers Release Pre- Season Schedule

The Flin Flon Bombers have released their pre-season schedule which is not very far away starting Monday August the 29th in Nipawin.   The Bombers will play 7 pre-season games with 3 at home and 4 on the road.   Here is the complete schedule:   Monday, August 29th @ Nipawin – 8 PM (MB time)  ...
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Schell Attends Leafs Camp

Hard work definitely pays off as Flin Flon Bomber goaltender Cal Schell is coming off one of the best goalie performances in Bomber history.   Schell who was really never a starter in his career ended up losing a whole season due to Covid,  but was determined to make sure his 20 year old season was  one to remember.   Schell deliv...
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Flin Flon Minor Hockey Registration

Flin Flon Minor Hockey registration is now open for the 2022-23 season.  The season will officially start on September the 6th.   Early bird registration is taking place til September the 13th, after this date their will be an additional charge of $100.00.   All new parents will be required to create an account by going to flinflonminorhock...
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Bomber Season Tickets Are Available

The Flin Flon Bombers have announced that their season tickets are now available.   If you pick up a season ticket between now and August the 15th you will be able to take advantage of early bird pricing. You will also be entered into a draw for an autographed jersey courtesy of all time leading scorer Tim Madarash.   Season tickets will be avai...
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Selects Acquire A Forward

PBCN Selects  have acquired an  03 Forward.   The Saskatoon Royals have traded Leon Natomagan to the PBCN Selects of the Keystone Junior Hockey League for PDF.   The Saskatoon Royals retain Natomagan’s Junior B player rights if he was to return to Saskatchewan to play in the PJHL. The 6’3” forward who is from Pinehous...
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SJHL Hires New Director Of Marketing

The SJHL continues to make changes to their front office and have hired a new marketing director.   The league announced on twitter that they have hired Jacob Faith as the new Director Of Marketing.   Faith is no stranger to the SJHL, as he has worked with the league in various capacities the past couple of years.   He w...
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Roller Goodwin Hockey Tournament

The summer is quickly flying by and we are inching towards the August long weekend and the return of the Roller Goodwin Hockey Tournament to Flin Flon.   After a two hear hiatus the Roller is back and 10 teams will be taking part including Team Donaghy, Firemen, Kro's Pros, Crones, Korman Northstars, McKenzie, Rideout, Bomber Alumni, Quinn and the Dump Bears. ...
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SJHL/MJHL Showcase Is Back

courtesy of sjhl.ca   WINNIPEG, MB – The Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) and Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) are pleased to announce the joint MJHL-SJHL Showcase presented by Alt Hotel Winnipeg will return for the 2022-23 season.   The showcase event will be held in Manitoba for the first time, taking pl...
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Bombers Continue To Bolster Roster

With Main Camp just 6 weeks away the Flin Flon Bombers continue to fill out their roster with more signings announced  today.   The Bombers have inked another defenseman Grady Priest from Lloydminster Saskatchewan.    Priest did not play hockey last year  The season before that he played 4 games for the Lloydminster U-18 Bobcats b...
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Up Coming Northstar Camps

The Norman Northstars are going to have a busy August at the CA Nesbitt Arena.   Norman will be hosting a Skills and Conditioning Camp for ages 7-18, August the 15th to the 19th and 22nd to the 25th.   Main Camp will take place August the 26th to the 28th.   Further information will be  released on the website ...
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Extreme Hockey School Is Back

August isn't very far away and neither is the Extreme Hockey School which will be back once again at the Whitney Forum.   The programs start August the 22nd to the 25th for Junior's 6 to 9, Intermediate 10 to 13,  Skill Development 12 to 15 and a Conditioning Camp for anyone 14 and over.   They will also be offering Specialty Clinic...
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PBCN Signs Two First Players

  The PBCN Selects who will begin play in the KJHL this fall have made their first two selections in franchise history.   PBCN Selects have acquired the Playing Rights to 2003 Haydon Linklater. Linklater posted a .865 SV% in 19 games with the Prince Albert Tit...
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Bombers Mourn Passing

The Flin Flon Bombers are saddened to hear the loss of former Bomber and Flin Flon resident Cal Hammond.   Cal suited up for the team during the days of the WCHL and was eventually drafted by the Montreal Canadiens in the 4th round, 45th overall in the 1970 NHL Entry Draft.   Cal would also serve as an assistant coach with the Bombers when they ...
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Lies Off To NHL Camp

NHL Development Camps are coming up later this week and the Vancouver Giants will have 5 players attending various camps.   One of those players will be Flin Flon's Justin Lies who will be attending a camp for the Vegas Golden Knights.   Lies who was ranked by NHL Central Scouting earlier this year,  has spent the past 3 seasons with th...
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Bombers Sign a Goalie

The Flin Flon Bombers have been very aggressive in signing a lot of top end prospects as they try to fill spots vacated by some very skilled players.   One of the big holes to fill, will be their starting goaltender.   Cal Schell has graduated and leaves some pretty big shoes to fill as he is coming off one of the best goalie performances in the...
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Norman Female Tryouts

The Norman Wild Triple A U-15 Girls will be putting a team together for the up coming season.   If you were born in 2008-2009 and are interested in playing this year you can e-mail your interest and questions to u15normanwild@gmail.com.   The season will consist of home games in Flin Flon and Thompson, practises in the North, Female Showcases an...
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SJHL Releases Schedule

The SJHL has released their schedule for the 2022-23 season and all teams will play 56 games this up coming season.   The season will start the weekend of September the 16th and 17th and the Flin Flon Bombers will once again play out of the Sherwood Division with the Laronge Ice Wolves, Melfort Mustangs and Nipawin Hawks.   The Bombers will host...
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Bombers Get Another Prospect Out Of The North

courtesy of bombers.ca   The Flin Flon Bombers are excited to announce the signing of 2004 born forward Carter McLeod.   The gritty and hardworking foward from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, suited up with the Edge School U18 Prep team in the CSSHL and produced 24 points (11g, 13a) in 35 games this past season. Carter is from the same homet...
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Plenty Of Big Fish Caught

The 2022 Flin Flon Trout Festival Fishing Derby hosted by Denare Beach Recreation and the Trout Festival was very successful once again.   83 people took part and over $13,000.00 was awarded in prizes on different lakes around Northern Manitoba and Saskatchewan.   Here are the winners in each category.   1st Burbot- Ted ...
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Bomber AGM Highlights

The Flin Flon Bombers held their AGM last night at the Creighton Community Hall.   Bomber President  Travis Rideout spoke first and thanked everyone including the board, coach's, players, volunteers, sponsors and fans for an incredible season.   Rideout also mentioned with the Centennial Cup run this is as successful as the club ha...
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Junior B Franchise Awarded To Flin Flon Area.

The Keystone Junior Hockey League has awarded an expansion franchise to the Flin Flon area to begin play this season.   The new franchise will be known as the PBCN Selects and will be operated by the Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation.   KJHL President Andrew Arksey made the announcement yesterday. “We have been in ongoing discussions with ...
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PLGC Once Again Offering Junior Lessons

The Phantom Lake Golf Club will once again be offering Youth lessons for the month of July.   The lessons will take place every monday including July the 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th starting at 1:30.   There are limited spots so pre-register a.s.a.p by calling the golf course at 306-688-5555. ...
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