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New window at St. Patrick’s

St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church in Emo has a new stained glass window, which is just one of many to follow.

The image of St. Patrick was done by Emily Hyatt, with the artwork completed by Wayne Barron. The window was dedicated to the memory of Teresa Norlund and daughter, Maureen Williams, by the family.

Teachers, board ratify deal

The Rainy River District School Board last night ratified the tentative contract agreement it had reached with the local Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario back on Feb. 8.

The two-year contract provides a total salary increase of eight percent—divided over two percent hikes as of September, 2000, February, 2001, September, 2001, and February, 2002.

STL bids farewell to Shrumm

The Stratton Toy Library is saying goodbye to one of its dedicated workers, assistant co-ordinator Sandy Shrumm, who had given excellent support to the centre.

The STL wishes Sandy great success in her future endeavours.

“On the same note, STL would like to welcome Laurie Anderson as assistant co-ordinator,” said co-ordinator Patti Brown.