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His only choice - John Kellsey

For years John Kellsey woke up before 7:00 a.m. and took the short drive to the Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria B.C. There he greeted the nurses and technicians whom he had come to know very well over the years.
Elkhorn Elks - 60 years and going strong

Elkhorn Elks - 60 years and going strong

The Elkhorn Elks Club has a long and proud tradition of service to the community, having operated for 60 years. However like everything in life, there is change.
Elkhorn Tiny Tots Playschool

Elkhorn Tiny Tots Playschool

For over 20 years the Elkhorn preschool group, now known as Elkhorn Tiny Tots Playschool, have been teaching children their basics in colour, numbers and every letter of the alphabet. The group has met in various locations in the village.

Maples Society celebrates 75th anniversary

The Maples District is located just south of Virden. The Maples Patriotic Society was formed in 1939 when a group of women met to pack food parcels for the young men in the services. Members were Mrs. J. Chapman, Mrs. G. Gilles, Mrs. Reid Horn, Mrs.

Life at the Lodges

Lawrence Anderson spent Mother’s Day at the farm with his family. Millie Hildibrant from Steinbach visited her aunt Nettie Sawatsky.

New books at the library

Adult bestseller: The Stranger by Harlan Coben: The stranger can appear anywhere, a bar, grocery store, parking lot; whispering a few words into someone's ear that disturbs their world. Immediately the stranger disappears.

Fort La Bosse School Division

The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees was held in the Division Board Room on Monday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. Present were G. Draper, C. Russell, D. Campion, B. Cochrane, L. Irwin, C. Lowes, R. Masson, D. Jamieson, M. Walker; B.
Natural Health & Healing Expo

Natural Health & Healing Expo

On Friday, May 8, as the doors opened for the Natural Health & Healing Expo, the first visitors pay their entrance fee, enter their names in a door prize draw and receive gifts in a bag supplied by San Tai’s Health.

Legion Ladies Auxiliary Report

The Ladies Auxillary held their recent meeting on May 7 in their boardroom. President Whittle opened the meeting at 7:00 p.m. The singing of O Canada took place. Roll call was taken and there were 12 members present.

Visit museums to win

Tourism occurs throughout the year, however summer holidaying, fairs, festivals, and sightseeing go hand-in-hand.
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