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Summer on purpose

Summer on purpose

July 7, 2020 at 3:27 pm

Chaplains’ Corner Padre Oliver Edwards A few years ago… ok more than a few years ago now! A few years ago my wife and I were blessed to be able to get away on a vacation, just the two of us, while our kids were very young. Being young parents, it was a tough go trying to change all the diapers, keep up with toddlers and rowdy preschoolers. (We had all boys you see, andRead More

50:1 Vintage Snowmobile Club members at Howard Fisher Memorial, June 28, 2020.
Front (L to R): Clem Lavoie; Murray Rausch; Chuck Foster
Rear (L to R): Phil Rogers; Isabelle Lavoie; Rita Rogers; Barry Getzinger
Photo: Submitted

Pilot’s act of bravery remembered

July 7, 2020 at 3:25 pm

Goodsoil District: Nestled in a supremely quiet, untraveled stand of boreal forest near the southern bank of the Beaver River, are the remnants of a Mitchell III B-25 aircraft. The plane’s scattered remains are located some 22 miles south west of Goodsoil, SK, in a picturesque river valley setting, comprising part of the Diamond 7 Ranch, owned and operated by Barry & Glenda Getzinger. 65 years ago, on July 18, 1955, several area ranchers, includingRead More

Beach feast cancelled

July 7, 2020 at 3:20 pm

Submitted The Cold Lake Regional Chamber of Commerce regretfully announces the cancellation of the 2nd Annual Feast at the Beach scheduled for Sept 4 & 5, 2020. “We were hopeful that we would be further down the re-launch path by this time and it was certainly not an easy decision however with large gathering restrictions not yet being lifted, the committee didn’t feel comfortable that it would be at the numbers required for such anRead More