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Small steps make a difference

Sunday marked “Earth Day” in Canada. It also was the warmest day in Rainy River District so far this year, embracing the warmth of spring.

Earth Day is celebrated around the world, having begun as a mission of U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson in 1970.

I look around my yard and trees that were planted in the early 1980s have matured and been removed. They have left gaping holes in the yard and their shade in the hot summer will be missed.

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