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Monday, April 21, 2003 Ensign Front Page Volume 5, N. 323

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Monday, April 21, 2003
by: Gerald Crawford
The suckers are running in the creek and the ice is still on the lake as Gerald catches up this week with some feedback on earlier columns.

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Tim's Tip of the Day

At various times in history we have known of evil, even sadistic people, on this planet, but let us all unite in condemning those monsters who design the controls for VCRs, DVDs, digital Cameras and television remote controls. The untold silent suffers throughout the globe who buy equipment that "does work" but spends most of its life flashing "12:00". The only more cruel and hated individual was the guy who came up with "thank you for holding, your call is important to us."

Ensign Notes

We will be in Winnipeg all this week and should have some Manitoba pictures for you tomorrow.

The Iron Triangle: Bush, Carlyle and the real culprits of September 11
Monday, April 21, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
There are so many times that as we put together a story for this web site we have a longing hope that this just can't be true. Sadly in the case of the Carlyle group the more we learn the more we all realise just how very bad things are and will continue to be.

Rolling Through Rocanville
Sunday, April 20, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Eastern Saskatchewan with rolling hills black dirt and potashmines.

Garnet and Iris mark 50 years together
Sunday, April 20, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Wedding anniversaries are important events but one for fifty years is a real important occasion and on Saturday night we were there to share in the celebration at Moosomin Saskatchewan.

Truck Town
Saturday, April 19, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Where ever you turn and where every you look there are trucks, truck loads and more trucks.

Rebecca Clements Holte (July 7, 1968 - April 14, 2003)
Friday, April 18, 2003
by: Ron Thornton
A young woman's life ends and the memory of her lives on as Ron Thornton tells us of the joy of having shared life with her.

Tisdale - Good Friday 2003
Friday, April 18, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Here is a look around town this morning as the sun brought its people back to life once more. This story includes a 644MB QuickTime VR.

Winning peace will be our victory as Bush&Co. cannot have a final victory by waging wars
Friday, April 18, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
The contracts to fix this rebuilt that all over Iraq are already let and American and some British companies will begin to see the profits flow their way from the invasion of the country. The country that was plundered and today the medium of exchange in Iraq is the US dollar.

Paper Art
Thursday, April 17, 2003
by: Judy and Timothy Shire
Churchill school in la Ronge has long had a developmental and full spectrum art programme in its high school these projects seen in this story are produced by grade eleven students.

Here we go again
Thursday, April 17, 2003
by: Stu Innes
Stu Innes had his camera in hand and gives us a look at Regina as it was slapped with a late winter or spring snow storm.

Bush&Co. cannot export democracy as they are a bunch of hypocrites
Thursday, April 17, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
While praising the American armed forces the United States president cuts veterans pensions. If we accept the weapons of mass destruction story there will be more stories.

Extreme Education
Thursday, April 17, 2003
by: Michael Townsend
Pushing back the edge of the frontiers is what this site and this technology is all about. Mike Townsend put together a "flash" presentation to promote the course he teaches in his Kamloops high school and you will get a kick out of what he has produced. If you are dial up you need to know this one as is 740KB to download.

One thing leads to another
Wednesday, April 16, 2003
by: Brian Marlatt and Timothy W. Shire
Noticing the unusual design of the little house in the story yesterday Brian Marlatt tells us about its design and origin of that design. But he also tells us about some fascinating characters who were inextricably linked to the history of this country. This story includes a brief summary about these men and a good number of references that will let you dig in and find out much more.

The depression
Tuesday, April 15, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Perhaps in time the 1930s may cease to be the primary and most influencial factor in shaping our lives and culture but despite all that has past that era is still in the back of everyone's mind no matter how old or young.

Big auto blackmail: What’s next …a minister of minivans?
Tuesday, April 15, 2003
by: Walter Robinson
DaimlerChrysler, Ford and others are threatening to move their manufacturing operations elsewhere unless Canada and the provinces fork over cash, lots of cash.


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One of the joys of spring, hopscotch, as seen this morning on a Winnipeg sidewalk (Judy Shire).

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