An NHL All-Star Weekend appearance in sunny California by Sudbury native and three-time Olympian Rebecca Johnston in early 2019 is paying dividends in the snow-covered regions of northern Ontario almost a full year later.
After joining fellow women's hockey stars Kendall Coyne Schofield, Renata Fast and Brianna Decker for the All-Star game festivities last January in San Jose, Johnston was awarded $25,000 from the NHL Foundation, with the monies to be used towards charities or hockey programs of her choice.
Just before Christmas, the 30 year-old graduate of Lo-ellen Park Secondary School made a ...
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