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Wednesday, February 12, 2003

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Volume 5, N. 262

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Today's Rule of Law and the Big Brains of Crony Capitalism
Wednesday, February 12, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
Mario's story today is more of an introduction than a story in itself as he has set out a list of web references that both support and define the problem that threatens to overwhelm the quality of life for us and our neighbours.

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Tim's Tip of the Day

A friend showed me his pictures of an outting over an hour's drive from Shanghai, I saw fields and villages. The background of each picture was filled with scenes I will never see in real life and can not imagine. Decisions and opinion are based on what we know and that is just never enough.

Ensign Notes

From world issues, the economy to keeping the wheels turning on your wheel chair. I think we cover the spectrum today.

Minister Manley, tear a page out of Canadian History!
Wednesday, February 12, 2003
by: Walter Robinson
This might surprise you, but Canada was founded upon a principle of having lower taxes than the country to the South of us. Each of the various Canadian taxes of today were copied from the American tax system as it evolved.

Finished at end of the month
Tuesday, February 11, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
The Beeland Co-op is moving right along with their renovations but hope to have this edition finished in three weeks.

Is This Where We Are?
Monday, February 10, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
A photo essay of the Saskatchewan countryside on a sunny Sunday, but cold February morning.

The Greenwater report
Monday, February 10, 2003
by: Gerald Crawford
Colder out at the park but the snow mobile rallies continue. Gerald shares a little history with us and some absolutely outstanding pictures of a flowering maple.

Ensign Watch - letters
Monday, February 10, 2003
It is hard to get time to include short email messages into the "letters" page. Today we had three messages, one from Paula Lake, another from Deborah Patterson and one from Oscar Choate.

Piling up, good looking winter
Saturday, February 8, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
On Thursday in the story "signs" it was mentioned how the snow is gradually accumulating. Here are some pictures of Tisdale and area as the winter develops.

The WebCam Saga
Friday, February 7, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
During the Christmas holiday number three son proposed a webcam project for this website and so began in motion a process that has been typical of my projects, one of epic proportions. Presently you will need to click on "refresh" to see the next picture but they are posted one every thirty seconds.

Thursday, February 6, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Though there are many topics of great importance to this part of the world the number one topic is and always will be, as long as we continue to depend so heavily upon agriculture, and that is the weather. The weather matters and there is hope.

Colin''s Case
Thursday, February 6, 2003
by: Chris Blackman
Chris Blackman was impressed with the United States Secretary of State's presentation to the United Nations Security Council yesterday as he felt the information about links to terrorism were the most chilling and reason enough for Canada to join with the United States in its war.

Gaining Clarity in the world that really exists
Wednesday, February 5, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Since the development of language it is pretty certain that the constant wonder to every living person is "just how much of what we think is happening really happening?" We do not answer this question but poke around at the problems it causes for us all.

A canal skate would be good for everyone’s health
Wednesday, February 5, 2003
by: Walter Robinson
The First minister's conference on health care got underway last night and by today five of the provinces are threatening to pull of the talks. Walter Robinson admonishes the first ministers urging them to quit playing games and sort out the issue that Canadians have declared their number one priority.


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