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Friday, May 9, 2003 Ensign Front Page Volume 6, N. 338

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Christ Lutheran Church Spring Rummage Sale
Friday, May 9, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
The chilly weather makes garage and yard sales tough going this weekend but the Lutheran Church has theirs inside.

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Tim's Tip of the Day

When all else fails, "read the instructions". With computer software a lot of success can be had with just trial and error, the better the software the better the success for this system but sometimes, the only solution is to peel back the eyelids and read the instructions.

Ensign Notes

Response was underwhelming for the sound in picture experiment.

The Seed of Fascism in Italy, the United States and Saskatchewan
Friday, May 9, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
This column comes to us from Rome Italy as Mr. deSantis who is a tireless researcher and he is showing remarkable concern that the growth of "totalitarianism" in Italy and he warns that it is pretty close to home.

New fronts opened up in the taxpayer advance (First in a five-part series)
Friday, May 9, 2003
by: Walter Robinson
The Canadian Taxpayers Federation feel that they are making progress and today's story identifies their success and the goals in their struggle to push forth the public finanical agenda they espouse as well as the political agenda in which they believe.

Three times down, still leaking
Thursday, May 8, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Using the most high tech equipment available the back alley water leak must be coming from somewhere else because this hole is not the culprit.

Pool time on its way
Thursday, May 8, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
The water is in and there are renovations underway to get the pool ready for the season this year.

House number 2 rising
Thursday, may 8, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
A week of work has seen the walls rise on the new house on the North edge of town.

House #1 in place
Wednesday, May 7, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
By Saturday morning the first new house of 2003 was sitting on its new basement.

Send in the clouds
Tuesday, May 6, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
A visual essay of clouds and distortions while Barbara sings us a song. This item contains a 500K Flash presentation and 300K QuickTime movie. (This item requires QuickTime to hear the music)

You are an idiot
Tuesday, May 6, 2003
by: Ron Thornton
When the Liberal leadership candidates held their first "debate" in Calgary Paul Martin made several old suggestions to address western alienation. Ron Thornton suggests that if we believe these guys we are indeed either idiots or lapdogs.

Extreme yard sales
Monday, May 5, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
As part of the "Relay for Life" project a massive yard sale took place Saturday morning on the grounds of the Golden Age Centre in Tisdale, the word huge does not begin to describe it or the other sales on Saturday.

The Greenwater report
Monday, May 5, 2003
by: Gerald Crawford
Each week Gerald's pictures just keep getting better as he shows us the ice disappearing from the lake, the debris of winter and tells us about the birds and animals that make the park their home part or all of each year.

Paul Martin's Lunch
Monday, May 5, 2003
by: Rudy Fernandes
Though it is no secret we need to be reminded about the background of political figures and realising that their popularity often comes from extreme wealth and power is very important if we are to make sense of various political and strategic decisions made. Rudy reminds us all where Paul Martin came from and to whom he owes his allegence and success.


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Notice how the trees are leafing out around this
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