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Wednesday, December 25, 2002

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Volume 5, N. 215

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Hope of Peace at Christmas 2002
December 25, 2002
Mario deSantis shares with us his picture from St. Peter's Bascillica in Rome and his Christmas wish for us all.

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Tim's Tip of the Day

Traditions are the most important part of identifying who you are and the more grounded a person is and the more solidly that they can view their culture and heritage the less likely they will feel the need to find some thing else to make their lives meaningful.

Ensign Notes

We will have three important political stories tomorrow but today its Peace on Earth good will to men.

Be of Good Cheer
December 25, 2002
Time to enjoy this day but also to realise why. Not a season, not just a holiday but a very special day.

Christmas sprights II
December 24, 2002
Here some more Christmas lights photographed around Tisdale last night. The frost made the scenes truly postcard -like.

A Christmas Greeting
December 24, 2002
As we all know things wander around the Internet as someone gets something and passes it on and soon it is hard to know where it came from Lucile Barker often sends me some remarkable gems and this is one of them. Originally a PowerPoint presentation I turned it into a Flash presentation so you too could share in this greeting.

Christmas sprights
December 23, 2002
Last night we took some pictures of some of the Christmas decorations and today we share them with you.

The Greenwater report
December 23, 2002
Gerald Crawford tells about the snow, the good snow that brings the promise of a better year to come but recreation now in the park with skiing, skating, snowmobiling and sliding. He also gives us the details on the winter bird population.

The Cherished Ghosts Of Christmases Past
December 23, 2002
Ron Thornton takes back to Christmases past the memories and the feelings of those who made his life and savours the blessing.

Its definitely looking like Christmas
December 22, 2002
Fresh snow, shoppers in the streets, a Christmas tree on the roof looks like we are set.

The look of winter
December 22, 2002
Its official we have passed the moment when the shortest day has come and now each day will have just a little more daylight, but here are some scenes seen around Tisdale today.

Mission in progress
December 21, 2002
For me Christmas shopping began in earnest today as we set out to "get the list" and we had a great day with more than half of our mission accomplished.

Lumpy country
December 20, 2002
Yesterday's wind and drifting conditions pretty much messed up this community's streets with only main street clean, even walking is difficult.

Community Action Co-operative Collective Kitchen holds Christmas Dinner
December 19, 2002
Last night amidst a wonderful feast for more than ninety people the Moore Family from Valparaiso warmed the spirits of all.

Winter's here, snow and blowing snow
December 19, 2002
Today we are declaring it the official arrival of winter, no more combining and suntan lotion. Don't worry about shovelling the drive way the wind brought the stuff there and it will take it away.

Hamper Haven
December 19, 2002
Tisdale's Salvation Army is working hard once again this year putting together hampers for families in this area.

A chance to understand each other
December 19, 2002
Stu Innes from Regina gives us his impression of the David Ahenakew speech and its aftermath as he sees this indicent as a positive thing that could benifit us all.

December 18, 2002
A nostalgic look at living on the great central plains and what the railroads meant when the plains were important.

Long gun registry must be scrapped!
December 18, 2002
Jason Inness from Calgary figures that there is no alternative to dealing with the wasteful Liberal government but to replace them with a Progressive Conservative government.

Learning to think in circles: arrows of causal relationships Side effects of both tax cuts and wars waged by the U.S.
December 18, 2002
Mario deSantis clues us in on the serious problem of conservative decision making that involves repeating errors because of the inability to adopt better decision making methods.


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