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Tuesday, March 4, 2003--------------------------------------------Ensign Front Page-----------------------------------------------------Volume 5, N. 280

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The dogs of a cold day
Tuesday, March 4, 2003
by: Ken Jones, story by TWS
Ken Jones captured four amazing images of sun dogs yesterday and today. The special conditions that produce this phenomena is not always as pleasant as the images.

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Today In Ensign

*The dogs of a cold day - Ken Jones
* It's never to late drafting budget 2004
* US Media focus on impending war

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Tim's Tip of the Day

In addition to the Spring Ahead - Fall Back and change the batteries in your smoke detector routine, reach under the sink and cycle those water shutoff valves. Might save you a bit of grief in the long run. (Today's Tip from Kevin McIntyre)

Ensign Notes

Truly incredible images from Ken Jones today. The largest image used on this site is now 720 pixels wide if you want an image from this site for a screen background specify the image and the original camera size format can be passed on to you.


Itís never too early to start drafting Budget 2004
Tuesday, March 4, 2003
by: Walter Robinson
Income tax can not only pay for the work of the country but can provide some fairness in the distribution of wealth. Walter Robinson is proposing the doubling of the personal income exemption so that the lowest income earners get to earn some money and contribute to the good of the society as a whole.

The Freedom of Expression of American Conventional Media: Narrow the Discourse and Focus on Misinformation, that is War against Iraq
Tuesday, march 4, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
Conflicting explanations sound like excuses while the United States Media covers for a man who seems to think everyone has a similar paultry grasp of the real world as himself.

Over to Saskatoon
Monday, March 3, 2003
by: Kevin and Sandra McIntyre
Riding along with Kevin and Sandra we take a look at the light snow cover to the West of Melfort.

More than helicopter motor stalled
Monday, March 3, 2003
by: Jeff Harwood
It is difficult enough trying to make sense out of this world but Jeff Harwood has the difficult task as a teacher in Brandon, of helping children gain to tools to reason. Today, Jeff points out to us the cruel foolishness of the Federal government when it comes to equipping those who volunteer to defend and serve their country.

Bush's crony capitalism is putting money before our lives: It is not the time for the U.S. to attack Iraq
Monday, March 3, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
The people of Turkey have spoken through their parliament to oppose the use of their country to launch an attack on Northern Iraq by the United States. But it should be clear to all this is not the time for a war.

The Greenwater Report
Monday, March 3, 2003
by: Gerald Crawford
Well the snow is building up and all the better as the park continues to host snow mobile derby one after another. Gerald straightens out a mistake on the Perigord rumage sale and celebrates the recognition of a local hockey hero.

Time to reshape priorities
Monday, March 3, 2003
by: Greg Butler
Greg Butler from Calgary makes his first contribution to this web site as he expresses his concern that the cancelling of the EH-101 order not only cost a penalty but continues to incur ever increasing costs to keep the 28 old Sea Kings in the air, even this crashed one will be rebuilt and returned to service.

March came in like a lion
Saturday, March 1, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
A howling wind heralded the arrival of March with snow, blowing snow and then we awakened this morning to -32ºC temperatures.

The epitome of the Rule of Law: Chris Axworthy and George W. Bush
Saturday, March 1, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
Former Saskatchewan minister of moves into his new office and Bush wants the US military to move into Iraq. We have to wonder what is becomng of law and appropriate behaviour.

Not Meeting Safety Standards
Saturday, March 1, 2003
by: Derrall Bellaire
Excuses have a limited time life and after ten years few Canadians are able to accept the ones given by the Government about the helicopters that will not be availlable for perhaps two more years.

Bush's absurd war against Iraq
Friday, February 28, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
Carolyn Parrish said words that she later apologised for but what the US president wants to do is not something that afterward you can say "oh sorry about that". Mario deSantis has brought us some compelling thoughts on this issue and as usual he accompanies his remarks with six references that need to be considered as we consider what Americans themselves are saying about the whole situation.

Kevin says "Clancy"
Friday, February 28, 2003
by Kevin McIntyre
So many books and nothing to read. In a world of "over choice" we often need a little help in selection and Kevin McIntyre comes to the rescue to recomment an author and his latest book.

Upstanding on a February Afternoon
Thursday, February 27, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
A collection of images taken yesterday afternoon in the harsh light of late afternoon and opposite to the dull afternoon today.

Sports Project: "Dream of Gold Weekend"
Thursday, February 27, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Here is a remarkable project that has a most interesting spin off. Included with the story are the actual documents from the organisation promoting their Dream Weekend.

Flying Dog
Wednesday, February 26, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Keeping in shape for man or beast is a constant struggle. But several times a day this fellow gets a work out and can reach an altitude of more than six feet.

Parkland Photography Club - February 2003
Wednesday, February 26, 2003
by: Gerald Crawford
This month's meeting saw an award to a distinguished member and we have this month's theme contest images about "unfinished."

     

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