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HOCKEYVILLE 2018 CONTEST

The 2018 Kraft Hockeyville finalists were unveiled on Saturday and Lafleche, Sask., was named as one of the top four communities.

High River, Alta., Lafleche, Sask., Lucan, Ont., and Huntingdon, Que., were named as this year’s finalists during Saturday’s Hockey Night in Canada broadcast.

The winner, which will be determined by a vote, will be announced by NHL commissioner Gary Bettman during the first intermission of the second game on Hockey Night in Canada on March 31. The winning community will host an NHL pre-season game and will receive $250,000 in arena upgrades.

The three runners-up will receive $25,000 in arena upgrades.

Voting will take place between 10 a.m. CT on March 30 and 6:30 p.m. CT on March 31.To vote, visit krafthockeyville.ca. Polls open March 30 at noon and run until 8:30 p.m. ET on March 31.