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Tuesday, February 4, 2003

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Volume 5, N. 249


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Journal of a Canadian Immigrant
Tuesday, February 4, 2003
by: Sandra McIntyre
Six months since Sandra moved to Canada with her husband from California as she tells us about adapting to Canada and to her new home in Carrot River

Today In Ensign

* Journal of a Canadian Immigrant
* We will not be held down
* Bloody U.S. Dollar

Today in Ensign years past


A year ago today story 2 and story 3

Two years ago today, story 2, story 3,
story 4 and story 5

Three years ago today

Four years ago today and also

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January 19 to 25

January 12 to 18
January 5 to 11
Dec. 29 to Jan. 4
December 22 to 28
December 15 to 21
December 8 to 14

December 1 to 7
November 24 to 30
November 17 to 23
November 10 to 16
November 3 to 9
Oct. 27 to Nov. 2
October 20 to 26
October 13 to 19
October 6 to 12
Sept. 29 to Oct. 5

September 22 to 28
September 15 to 21
September 8 to 14
September 1 to 7


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Tim's Tip of the Day

What often troubles me is the realisation that the people I have met in my life are good, each in his or her own way are trying to do the right thing. The problem for each of us is not to be good people, but to decide what is good.

Ensign Notes

Worry continues about the size of monitor and how it is set to view this web site. We have moved to a 10" standard which is similar to CBC, CTV and other news sites all are about the same size. Let us know how things look on your screen.


We Will Not Be Held Down
Tuesday, February 4, 2003
by: Kevin McIntyre
The decision by NASA officials to consider the debris incident at launch of Columbia's last trip is given some serious analysis and Kevin McIntyre expalins some of the issues in terms that we can all understand. This is an outstanding synopsis of the incident.

The Bloody US Dollar of President Bush's New World Order
Tuesday, Februay 4, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
A world filled with serious problems, most of those problems could be substantially improved with money while the United States concentrates on Iraq alone amidst the rotting economic situation which has the ominous appearance of yet another recession.

The Quest
Monday, February 3, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
The lose of seven astronauts Saturday was a sacrifice for all of us who live upon this little blue ball of a planet. But even more important their valuable lives and others in the future will also be lost on our behalf.

The Greenwater Report
Monday, February 3, 2003
by: Gerald Crawford
So there is new snow at the park, great for snow machines and skiers. Gerald and Doreen are not successful with animal control measures and this week's report has a treasure of a picture.

Beeland Co-op does the floor
Monday, February 3, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Renovations at the Co-op are in full swing as a crew began replacing the tiled floor in the produce and meat departments.

Carrot River Valley MLA dies at age 44
Monday, February 3, 2003
Father, husband, member of legislature Carl Kwiatkowski dies last night.

To Go or Not to Go
Sunday, February 2, 3003
by: Timothy W. Shire / Sandra McIntyre
Kevin McIntyre's picture taken yesterday between Nipawin and Carrot River brings to the forefront the whole process of reasonable risk and when it is with in your limits to travel.

Canada, wake up your freedom, liberty and privacy are vanishing
Sunday, February 2, 2003
by: Walter Robinson
Concern about the unknown and possible affects of the government's reform to party funding moves the cost of political activity into the domain of the taxpayer and reduces the role of interest and influence groups.

Golden Age Centre Quilting Bee
Friday, January 31, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Four quilts came into being yesterday as a crew began work at 10:00 assembling the parts to make the whole.

We Could Use A Little Vision, Pride, And Resolve Ourselves

Friday, January 31, 2003
by: Ron Thornton
Clearly a much different view of the US president's state of the union address than others expressed on this site. Ron Thornton admires the President's stance on launching a war against Iraq and wishes that Canada would also lower its taxes to stimulate economic growth.

Cows With Guns
Friday, January 31, 2003
by: Dana Lyons
On Thursday morning CBC's Sheila Coles did a story on toys in pig barns and decided that was good enough excuse to play the novelty song, "Cows With Guns." Here is the song and its words, you will need QuickTime to hear this song. The song is 924K and will launch automatically when you go to this page.

On the job
Thursday, January 30, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Traffic is busy on highway #35 which serves as Tisdale's main street and this morning there was "supervision".

Slow leak at Elementary school
Thursday, January 30, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Cold weather the last two weeks has prevented the leak at the intersection in front of the Elementary school from being repaired but with warmer temperatures there is a big hole there now.

President Bush Inc.: Concocting a war against Iraq to liberate its oil
Thursday, January 30, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
The lack of a plausible argument for the American quest to depose the government of Iraq leaves the only logical conclusion as Mario deSantis points out the commonly held belief that the motivation, the only motivation for this intended aggression is the need for inexpensive oil.

Parkland Photography Club January meeting
Wednesday, January 29, 2003
by: Gerald Crawford
Wesley Swan's "sky" topped the entries this month as the club discusses the changing times photography is now encountering and had time to present an award to a member.

War Decision Defining Moment
Wednesday, January 29, 2003
by: Richard Neuman
If you read nothing else about the American invasion of Iraq go over this article very carefully. Richard Neuman identifies the consequences and warns of the dangers if United States ignores the UN and NATO and what that will mean for us as a country. A simple but powerful document that clarifies the issue.

On president Bush's prescriptions for a better world: More tax cuts and more wars to make peace
Wednesday, January 29, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
If the problems of the world were easily solved with basic solutions then our world would be a utopia. Human beings act upon a wide range of stimuli and the "American Way" was a complete bust in the old West now it would appear gunslingers and sheriffs are about to take over the world.

     

Bottom Of The Page Picture of the Day



Definitely not a today picture as it has been overcast and snowing almost all day, this picture was
taken at noon yesterday by the United Church.


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