Wednesday, November 26, 2014
  • Envirodrum
    Envirodrum

    Miles Gibbons, left, Jeff Salem, and Matt McFarland, of the percussion group “Envirodrum,” made music with a variety of recycled products yesterday evening during the second show in this season’s “Kids & Co.” entertainment series. The Toronto-based group performed different styles of music while promoting environmental awareness.

    Envirodrum
  • Honoured citizen
    Honoured citizen

    Dr. Brian Johnstone, left, the 2014 “Citizen of the Year,” was given a plaque by Coun. Rick Wiedenhoeft during last night’s council meeting. Dr. Johnstone, who retired on Dec. 31, 2013 at the age of 90, has been a doctor for more than six decades, including over 40 years spent in Fort Frances.

    Honoured citizen
  • Tasty soup
    Tasty soup

    Liam Wood, two, enjoyed a bowl of chicken noodle soup Saturday during Knox United Church’s Christmas bazaar and luncheon. The event featured an array of homemade soups, sandwiches, and dainties, as well as a bake table, cookie walk, and penny table.

    Tasty soup
  • Life lessons
    Life lessons

    Local centenarian Frances Shelfantook visited Jean Bujold’s Grade 5 class at St. Francis School on Friday. The students had plenty of questions to ask about her life, teaching career, and becoming an author.

    Life lessons
  • Beautiful trees
    Beautiful trees

    Sammy Stone put a ticket in to win one of the beautifully-decorated trees at the Rainycrest Auxiliary’s “Vendor Blender” there Saturday. The event also featured a penny table, baked goods, local artisans, and crafts for sale.

    Beautiful trees

Latest news

Council amends term limits

Town council will be keeping term limits at eight years for its various boards and committees, but will make exceptions if there’s not applicants to fill vacancies.

Muskie run ends with consolation quarter-final loss

The two-goal lead is reputed to be the toughest to maintain in hockey.
That apparently applies to the one-set lead in volleyball.

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